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submit a resume and cover letter to:

Human Resources Department
POWER
7501 Penn Avenue • Pittsburgh, PA 15208

Email to:
info@power-recovery.com
Fax to: 412.243.8711
Please, no phone calls.

Careers with POWER

Our employees are a skilled and dedicated group of professionals who serve up to 1,000 women each year. POWER is an equal employment opportunity employer. Employment decisions are based on merit and business needs. We offer competitive salaries and benefits.

As a service provider and employer, POWER values equality of opportunity, human dignity, and racial/ethnic and cultural diversity. Accordingly, POWER does not in engage in discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, gender, age, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic code, or other factor protected by law.

 

 
 

Title: Intake Specialist (Full-Time / Exempt)

Overview: The Intake Coordinator is primarily responsible for coordinating all referrals, conducting screenings and assessments, making referrals to the appropriate programs, and coordinating admissions and intakes.
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Title: Assessment Specialist (Full-Time / Exempt)

Overview: The Assessment Specialist, who is a member of the Central Intake team, provides critical drug and alcohol and level of care assessment and linkage to treatment.  The Assessment Specialist works closely with the Intake Specialist and, together, they facilitate all intake, evaluation, and referral activities in a manner that reflects POWER’s mission and complies with all regulatory standards and requirements. The Assessment Specialist also provides case management to POWER New Day clients and is responsible for assisting clients with needed resources in areas of physical health, housing, employment, education, transportation and other social supports.
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Title: Recovery Support Specialist (Part-Time / Non-Exempt)

Overview: The Recovery Support Specialist, who is a member of the Treatment Team, provides recovery supportive services and on-site supervision for the residents of POWER Halfway House for all shifts, and is responsible for maintaining a therapeutic and safe environment for clients in a manner that reflects POWER’s mission to be gender-responsive and trauma-informed.
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Title: Therapist (Full-Time / Exempt)

Overview: The Therapist, who is a member of the Treatment Team, is responsible for working with women in treatment in a manner that is gender-responsive and trauma-informed, to help them develop an individualized treatment plan and achieve their goals and objectives, by learning the skills necessary to live free from the burden of addiction.
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Title: Mentor (Full-Time / Non-exempt)

Overview: Mentors at POWER – employees with lived experience – provide peer recovery support services to high-risk individuals who are 18 years of age or older.  The services Mentors provide are non-clinical and ideally are most successful when combined with professionally-directed care including drug and alcohol treatment.   Mentors serve as recovery and wellness coaches by modeling healthy recovery, teaching the skills necessary to achieve and sustain recovery, and supporting clients in their efforts toward making recovery-oriented changes in their lives.  Through a client-centered approach and within a Recovery Oriented System of Care (ROSC), Mentors assist their clients by linking them to needed resources and services in the community and helping them develop their own system of natural supports.  The key to the Mentor’s work is forming healthy growth-producing relationships, sharing success in overcoming barriers, and motivating clients to responsible action.
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Updated: 6/20/18

 

    
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