Recovery Support Specialist

Recruitment #200319-UNCX-143



 Submit resume to:

or fax to HR 580-254-2985
or mail to 1222 Tenth St. Suite 203N Woodward, Ok 73801


Position located at our Enid Outpatient Office

Primary working hours: 8am -5pm

Primary work location: Northwest Center for Behavioral Health, Enid

Salary range: Unclassified $11.52 Hourly/$1,996.83 Monthly /$23,962 + Annually

Major Work Duties:
Treatment philosophy to be trauma sensitive, co-occurring, person centered recovery oriented in nature.  Provides peer support services; serves as an advocate; provides information and peer support for consumers in emergency, outpatient or inpatient settings. The RSS performs a wide range of tasks to assist consumers in regaining control of their lives and recovery processes.  The RSS will possess the skills to maintain a high level of professionalism, ethics, and interactions with all ODMHSAS stakeholders.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:
High School Diploma or GED. Demonstrated participation in advocacy and/or personal knowledge in recovery.

Additional Factors for Consideration:
Currently is, or has the ability to become a Credentialed Recovery Support Specialist. Criteria to become a Credentialed Recovery Support Specialist is available at

Probationary period (or trial period, if applicable) required for classified positions.

Drug and Alcohol Pre-employment and Pre-placement Testing
Upon a conditional offer of employment, applicants for safety sensitive positions shall be required to submit to urinalysis to test for drugs.  Appointment to a safety sensitive position shall be contingent upon a negative drug test result.

THIS AGENCY REQUIRES COVERAGE 24 HOURS, 7 DAYS PER WEEK. WORK HOURS AND LOCATION MAY VARY DEPENDING ON BUSINESS NECESSITY. EMPLOYEES MAY BE REQUIRED TO WORK WEEKENDS AND OVERTIME. First Preference / Pre-Announcement:  DMHSAS facilities must notify the above listed HR department by the opening date and time listed above if they have employees with a first preference request to return to work on a limited duty release.
Send to: NCBH, Department of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services
Human Resources Management ● 1222 Tenth Street, Suite 203N
Telephone number (580) 571-3230●

Reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities may be provided upon request. EOE


Veteran's Preference Points Apply only for initial appointment in the Classified Service.