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Are you interested in building a rewarding and satisfying career helping individuals and families of every kind improve the quality of their lives and relationships? If so, Families First is the employer for you.

For 180 years, Families First has been passionately committed to family preservation and has touched thousands of families through programs that strengthen parents, repair relationships, and remove barriers to stable, productive lives.


Families First has the following open positions

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Recovery Coach

Families First is looking for a full-time Recovery Coach for the Indianapolis and Greenfield Office. This individual will work 75% in the Indianapolis office and 25% in the Greenfield office.

Job Summary:

This position will provide peer recovery support to clients with substance use disorder (SUD). The person in this position will maintain ongoing client support regardless of relapse and will serve as a motivator, ally, role model, problem solver and advocate. Should possess a thorough understanding of community culture and be able to identify barriers to successful recovery. Will assist in planning of goals, conduct educational and motivational groups which initiate change in behaviors, link individuals and families with support services, and provide training to families and others.

Education and Experience

• Bachelor's degree in social work, psychology, sociology, or directly-related human service field from an accredited college. Other Bachelor's degrees will be accepted in combination with a minimum of two years' experience working with Substance Use.

• Completion of state-approved training programs and passing score on certification exam (certification in process is acceptable).

• Must be able to identify with Substance Use Disorder.

• Must possess a valid driver's license and the ability to use private car to transport self and others and must comply with the contract requirements concerning minimum car insurance coverage.

For additional information regarding Peer Recovery support services visit: https://www.iaprss.org/#promo

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