Marshfield Clinic AmeriCorps - Recovery Corps in Minocqua, Wisconsin
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AmeriCorps - Recovery Corps
301081064 Ctr For Community Health Adv
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
Mon-Fri; day shifts (United States of America)
AmeriCorps, often referred to as a domestic Peace Corps, places individuals within communities to commit a year to serving others. AmeriCorps is a real-life education and work experience wrapped into one. As a member, you will learn teamwork, leadership, responsibility and other essential skills that will benefit you while gaining personal satisfaction of knowing you are making a difference in your community.
This program places individuals across sites in Wisconsin. Members will undergo training in the Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery (CCAR) model of recovery coaching and serve as recovery coaches. Recovery coaches will focus on helping those impacted by a prescription drug, opioid, and other substance use disorder through one-on-one contact, outreach phone calls, and community education. *This position is located in multiple locations across Wisconsin.*
Term of Service: 01/09/2023 - 8/31/2023
Benefits for full-time positions (900 hours - 25-30 hours per week):
Modest bi-weekly living stipend
$3,247.50 education award upon successful completion of service year
Forbearance on qualified student loans and interest accrual payments while serving
Professional training and service gear
Required Orientation & Training for all positions (expenses covered):
January 9 - 12, 2023
January 16 - 20, 2023
Training is required; please only apply if you are able to attend these training sessions.
Job Qualifications: Applicants must be 17 years of age by January 9, 2023 to start and possess a high school diploma or GED/HSED and pass required background checks.
What does it mean to serve?
Applicants must be willing to serve for the duration of the term and service (90 hours minimum), averaging approximately 25-30 hours a week. Members must also be able to handle the financial commitment made by accepting the position.
AmeriCorps specific applications are also available for completion here: https://redcap.link/2rw0p9d1
Marshfield Clinic Health System is committed to enriching the lives of others through accessible, affordable and compassionate healthcare. Successful applicants will listen, serve and put the needs of patients and customers first.
Exclusion From Federal Programs: Employee may not at any time have been or be excluded from participation in any federally funded program, including Medicare and Medicaid. This is a condition of employment. Employee must immediately notify his/her manager or the Health System’s Compliance Officer if he/she is threatened with exclusion or becomes excluded from any federally funded program .
Marshfield Clinic Health System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.