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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Employment Opportunity: Legal/Court Services

Title: Contract Recovery Community Center Coordinator

Closing Date: Posted until filled

Department: Probation and Court Services

Division: Adult Services

Hours: 25 hours/week

Salary: $25/hour

 Contact Human Resources Manager at probation.hr@dupageco.org

12-month contract reviewed annually. There are no benefits or travel reimbursements included with this assignment.

The responsibilities of this position include:

  • To implement  and grow the Recovery Community Center program
  • Recruit, Train and supervise paid recovery coaches and volunteer veteran peer mentors
  • Assess recovery coach and peer mentor strengths to effectively match with program participants
  • Responsible for the oversight of all groups, services and supervision of recovery coaches and mentors
  • To network and establish relationships with community-based agencies
  • Ability to provide effective feedback to coaches and mentors
  • Work with the data collection contractor to measure effectiveness

Requirements for this position include

  • Completion of a bachelor’s degree in the Behavioral Sciences or an equivalent combination of training and experience
  • Ability to take initiative and use good judgment
  • Demonstrated communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to function independently without direction
  • An understanding of the population the Probation Department works with.
  • Flexibility in scheduling including evenings hours
  • Pass a background investigation.
  • Maintain necessary insurance coverage: Employers' liability Insurance or at least $1,000,000 Worker's Compensation Insurance in the statutory amounts

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DuPage County is an Equal Opportunity Employer