Hilltop Recovery Residence is hiring a Community Integration Specialist. This is a dynamic and energetic position that includes a wide array of work with residents in Bellows Falls and Brattleboro. Current projects of this position include operating a small 30 tap maple sugar evaporator, gardening projects, employment support and maintain relationships with community partners. The ideal candidate would have basic experience with these projects but we are willing to develop knowledge and skills with the right candidate. This position typically facilitates 3 groups a week and works closely with the two treatment teams for Meadowview and Hilltop Recovery Residence.
Core competencies of this job include ability to connect with residents 1 on 1, basic understanding of executive functioning skills (memory, problem solving, emotional regulation, focus and action, etc), work well as a component of a treatment team, incorporates their interests/skills into their work, and be motivated to challenge themselves. We are looking for a creative, flexible and dependable person to support residents in increasing life and relationship skills through group activities, community integration, one on one support, and role modeling. We strive to create an environment that provides opportunities for growth to all members of our community.