Recovery & Re-Entry Specialist (Anderson County)
Title:Recovery & Re-Entry Specialist (Anderson County)
Department:Criminal Justice

RIDGEVIEW, a not-for-profit community mental health center based in Oak Ridge, TN, has an immediate opening for a Full-Time (37 hrs/wk) Recovery and Re-Entry Specialist in Anderson County.  This position will be part of the Re-entry Program for Offenders.

Ridgeview has been named a 2018 Top Workplace by Knoxville News Sentinel. Ridgeview is a place where staff want to work, a place where staff are valued and appreciated, and a place where staff are proud of the impact they are making toward the improvement of people's lives. At Ridgeview, ultimate job satisfaction is derived from co-workers, clients, and the realization that we are part of carrying out Ridgeview's mission.

"Where life's complexities are met with hope"


Bachelor’s degree in social services; good organization and time management skills; documented safe driving record; and the ability to work independently while interacting within a multidisciplinary team environment.  Two years of professional experience working with the co-occurring population &/or criminal justice system preferred. Requires F endorsement on TN driver’s license.


Recovery Reentry Specialist will be responsible for wrap-around care coordination services to program members and a full array of Alcohol and Drug/Co-occurring services; promoting and maintaining positive community referral practices with drug courts and supervised probation staff; and providing A/D group-work facilitation.  Clients will be provided intensive services, including follow-through admissions, treatment, and discharge procedures for all targeted consumers. 


Ridgeview offers a full line of benefits including: Medical, Dental, Vision, Retirement, Long-Term Disability, Holiday Pay, Vacation and Sick Leave, Life Insurance and Wellness Plan.  Ridgeview is an approved National Health Service Corp site.  Loan repayment for qualified behavioral health and primary health care providers is available.

Ridgeview is an equal opportunity employer. Ridgeview conducts Background Checks, Motor Vehicle Records, License/Degree Verification, and Drug Screens at hire. Employment is contingent upon clean drug screen, background check and driving record. 
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