Certified Recovery Specialist - CRS in Watsontown, PA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 2/1/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Our Passion:

We are improving the lives we touch. We need passionate, talented people working together who share our desire to provide the best quality care to our patients and lead the fight against the opioid epidemic. We are prepared to treat the entire disease, not just a piece of it.

Our Team:

Watsontown, located in Watsontown, PA, is one of 127 outpatient addiction recovery centers nationwide. Acadia Comprehensive Treatment Centers is the leading provider of medication assisted treatment in the nation, servicing over 62,000 patients per day. Our team provides compassionate, high quality counseling and therapy to patients that are seeking recovery from Opioid Use Disorder. Our mission is to provide full-circle care that includes a blend of therapies and the use of safe and effective medications. Our team is the front line of our fight against the opiate epidemic.

Our Benefits: 

Members of our clinical team will enjoy full benefit eligibility, including Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k matching, company paid group term life insurance, paid vacation and sick time and an opportunity for growth that is second to none in the industry. Acadia Healthcare is committed to offering an enviable internal culture and environment that encourages and supports both professional and personal growth that you are proud of.

Your Job as a Certified Recovery Specialist:

The Certified Recovery Specialist assists the care management team in providing a seamless continuum of care.  They will maintain regular and constant communication with insurance companies, the finance department, treatment team members, patients and their families to increase quality and cost-effective outcomes. The Certified Recovery Specialist will assist patients in accessing medical, clinical, vocational and rehabilitative services as necessary.

We have daily shifts that allow our employees to have stable schedules and enjoy quality time away from the facility. Hours will vary depending on the shift; Weekdays and weekends are available.  

Your Responsibilities as a Certified Recovery Specialist:

  • High School Diploma required, with an Associates’ degree in Social Work, Counseling or related Human Service field from an accredited college or university preferred.
  • 1-2 years of experience working in behavioral health or addiction recovery setting preferred.
  • Previous experience in case management and/or utilization review preferred.

Job Requirements

Your Skills and Qualifications as a Certified Recovery Specialist:

  • Certified Recovery Specialist certification - CRS is required.