Family Support Navigator Full-time, 12 month position
Position Summary: The Family Support Navigator (FSN) promotes and delivers services throughout Saratoga, Warren and Washington counties by assisting families struggling with a family member living with addiction to drugs and/or alcohol. The FSN provides introductions to community assistance agencies and insurance providers and assists in navigating barriers to addiction treatment and recovery services.
Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services, or Counseling, CASAC or CASAC-T, (Master’s Degree preferred)
3 years experience with a mental health/substance use agency
Personal experience with recovery (for self or close relative) and/or demonstrated a real passion for recovery
Strong verbal and written communication skills, interpersonal skills, computer skills
Innovative interpersonal approach to services with adults, families, and peers
Willingness to work a flexible schedule (including occasional evenings and weekends) and travel primarily throughout the agency’s geographic area;
Current valid driver’s license, proof of vehicle insurance, and vehicle availability
Deadline: Applicants must submit a cover letter and resume by:
Thursday, November 20, 2017. Email: email@example.com
The Prevention Council, 125 High Rock Ave, Suite 105a, Saratoga Springs, NY
The Prevention Council is an equal opportunity employer.