Requisition Number: PA090-RECSP-H-09-2020-02
Job Title: Recovery Support Specialist
City: Quakertown
State: PA

Minimum Degree Required: A - High School/GED
Minimum Years of Experience: 4
Salary Range: $20.00

Recovery Support Specialist

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Description/Job Summary

Resources for Human Development is OPEN and hiring for Full Time Recovery Support Specialists

Are you looking for a rewarding career helping others improve their quality of life?

Resources for Human Development is a seeking mission driven Recovery Support Specialist to join our program located in the Bucks County area. The Pledge for Independence, Empowerment and Recovery (PIER) Program is a eight bed co-ed Long Term Structured Residential (LTSR) serving individuals with mental and behavioral health disabilities.

Advantages of Working for RHD:

  • Full Benefits Package
  • Generous PTO Plan
  • Free Virtual Fitness Classes
  • Scholarship and Tuition Programs
  • Employee Assistant Program
  • Student loan forgiveness program
  • Discounts on Cell Phone service


Responsibilities/Duties

  • Provide meaningful educational experiences to help individuals increase independence.
  • Create meaningful therapeutic relationships through individual and group engagement.
  • Collaborate with a team of professionals in the creation and maintenance of a compassionate and creative environment.
  • Support and participate in the creation and implementation of goal planning.

Required Experience

  • Two years of experience working with individuals with Mental Health challenges.
  • Four years experience ( in absence of Associates Degree)

Required Education

  • Associate Degree Preferred

  • High School Diploma with 4 years experience

Required Qualifications

  • Ability To Work Second or Third Shift. (3PM -11PM) OR (11PM - 7AM)

  • Valid Driver’s License

  • Ability to Pass Required State Police, FBI and Child Abuse clearances.

  • Ability to utilize and navigate Corporate Email, Internet Applications, Microsoft Programs and maintain basic computer skills needed for Electronic Health Records

Program Summary

The RHD PIER (Pledge for Independence, Empowerment, and Recovery) program seeks to provide a safe harbor where individuals are free to explore their strengths, abilities, and talents. Anchored to the belief that all human beings are worthy and valuable, we seek to illuminate the goodness of the individuals served through a commitment to providing dignified, individualized, trauma informed, compassionate, holistic, exceptional and diverse interactions. We will partner with each individual to set a course to create a life enriched by the joys of increased independence. 

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Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status.