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Collegiate Recovery Program Coordinator

Position Information

Position Information

Date Posted 09/21/2017
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date) 10/29/2017
Working Title Collegiate Recovery Program Coordinator
Job Classification Student Services II
Department Name 06150-Student Health Service
Job Type Staff
Position Number 0134489
Hiring Range TBD based on qualifications
Position Description

The CRP Coordinator will provide direct support for the development and growth of the Collegiate Recovery Program. The candidate will create, coordinate and promote appropriate prevention, educational and social programs and activities for students. Incumbent will maintain a current referral system, develop student contracts, organize seminar series, coordinate referrals to SHS and UCC, recruit and oversee volunteers and provide support for those seeking or maintaining sobriety from alcohol, drugs or other addictions. The candidate will also assist the SHS Health Educators coordinate a Substance-Abuse (Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs) Prevention Program for University students which includes prevention and education, early intervention, brief assessment and referral services as well as providing PEAR I and MJ 101 educational classes.

Will assist in other departmental activities including but not limited to research, data collection, promoting health programs, program expansion and grant writing.

Education Required Master's
Minimum Related Experience Level Required 1-2 years experience
Additional Education and/or Experience Essential to the Position

Masters Degree in health education, public health, social work, or related field. CHES preferred; candidate must have a thorough understanding and knowledge of addiction recovery and recovery support services.

Required Licenses/Certifications
Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Assignment Category Regular, Full-Time
Percent Effort 100
Scheduled Work Hours 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
If Varied Work Schedule, Please Specify

Candidate will be expected to work some evening hours for programming, etc.

If Part Time, Actual Standard Weekly Hours
Campus Pittsburgh
University Benefits

The University offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package for all full-time and part-time regular employees including:

• Education benefits and a retirement plan with employer match

• Group medical insurance, life insurance, and optional vision and dental insurance

• Free transit service within Allegheny County for employees of the Oakland campus (Port Authority Transit)

• Time off benefits including vacation, sick and personal time

For more information regarding the University’s benefits package, please visit

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a master's degree or higher or will have completed one by the end of this current term?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How did you hear of this position at the University of Pittsburgh?
    • Career Development Center (CDC)
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Commonwealth Workforce Development System (Formerly PA CareerLink)
    • Currently a University Employee
    • Pitt Career Services
    • Pittsburgh Post Gazette
    • Pittsburgh Technology Council
    • PittSource Search
    • Referral (Friend, University Employee, etc.), please specify below
    • Internet Search
    • Other: (Please specify below)
  3. * Please specify from above (if applicable):

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents