Chelan County Regional Justice Center - Recovery Liaison
County of Chelan Regional Justice Center 401 Washington Street Wenatchee, WA 98801
Wages $19.75 - $21.77 per hour DOE. Part Time 8-10 per week
The Community Recovery Program, through the Chelan County Regional Justice Center, is looking for a part time coach to work with offenders returning to the community and residing in the program’s transitional housing program. This position will include working both individually with residents and in a group setting to provide support and basic skills for housing and recovery.
- Knowledge of community resources in Chelan and Douglas Counties.
- Some knowledge of the legal system.
- Must be able to pass a background check.
- Must be able to use discretion, initiative and independent judgment within established guidelines.
- Learn the rules, policies and procedures of the Community Recovery Program.
- Establishing and maintaining effective interpersonal relationships at all organizational levels and with the public.
- Ability to work with a difficult clientele in a community setting. This will include substance abuse issues, mental illness and anger management issues.
- Ability to set firm boundaries.
- Good communication skills both written and orally.
- Basic computer knowledge to communicate with community agencies and the court system.
- Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license and insurance. Some duties may include the transport of residents.
Education Requirements: Education or good working knowledge in the Substance Abuse, Criminal Justice or Behavioral Health fields. Recovery Coach certification is a plus.
Once employed, the applicant must meet all required certifications, trainings and maintain all other standards necessary for the performance of the job duties.
Duties and Responsibilities
Provide recovery support and case management to residents. Assist Program Manager in monitoring of the house to ensure that residents are abiding by all policies and rules for the safety of the residents, staff and residence.
Position open until filled.
To apply, please submit letter of interst, cover letter and Chelan County application https://www.co.chelan.wa.us/files/human-resources/HR%20New%20CHELAN%20APPLICATION%20Nov%202020.docx
Submit to: firstname.lastname@example.org
OR mail to:
Chelan County Human Resources
400 Douglas Street #201
Wenatchee, WA 98801