Social Club CoordinatorJob: SC Category: General
WJCS is currently seeking a part time, 18-20 hours per week, Coordinator to oversee three of our Social Clubs in Mohegan Lake, NY. Under the general supervision of the Director of Mental Health Recovery Services, the Coordinator is responsible for providing administrative, fiscal and programmatic supervision for three social clubs serving individuals with mental illness and programmatic responsibility for two of these social clubs serving individuals with mental illness. At each of the three clubs, the Coordinator is responsible for developing a program structure and environment that encourages and assists persons to further their recovery in areas of their own choosing including, community integration, education, housing, spiritualism, personal growth, volunteerism, work, and relationships.
The ideal candidate must have knowledge of principles and techniques of the person-centered, recovery model and to be able to model and teach recovery strategies. Must have previous work experience with individuals who were in recovery, and have a good knowledge of community resources. Certified Peer Specialist status a plus. The ideal candidate must possess at a minimum an Associate degree. Must have a valid driver’s license with a safe driving record and be able to operate a 15-passenger van. Able to communicate effectively in English, both orally and in writing. Must be competent in using the basic computer applications including Word, Outlook, and Xcel.
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