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Peer Mentor

Peer Mentor
Provide support and serve as a role model with a diverse population of homeless youth, ages 17-25, as part of a project providing alcohol and drug and co-occurring recovery-oriented care. Qualifications include: GED or other high school equivalent, knowledge or experience of homeless youth culture and issues related to substance use, self-identification as a peer to those living with and recovering from a mental illness and/or substance use, at least 1 year clean and sober.
This position is 20 hours/week. Pay rate is $10.50/hour and qualifies for partial benefits.

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organization:Catholic Community Services
position summary:

Catholic Community Services is looking for creative and flexible therapists to join our Portland team. Therapists provide therapeutic interventions to children, youth and families in their homes and other community locations. Includes crisis intervention and extended stabilization as well as long-term, team-based services. Emphasis is on partnering actively with families, natural supports and other community service providers to promote safe, stable and healthy families. Position requires 24/7 on call availability.

Salary / Pay Rate:$45,000 - $49,000 depending on experience

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organization:CODA, Inc.
position summary:

CODA is currently sourcing for a House Manager. The House Manager is a live on-site position. This position provides property management and recovery mentor services for tenants residing in our supported housing program for women reunifying with their children. The House Manager is responsible for proactively communicating with team members, including the facilities manager and program supervisor, regarding tenancy behaviors related to tenant recovery and site needs.

The right individual for this position has a passion for helping others, and is able to deal with difficult situations in positive and constructive ways. This position requires the following qualifications and experience:

Salary / Pay Rate:DOE

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organization:Hacienda CDC
position summary:

Micro Mercantes works with low income, primarily Spanish-speaking micro-entrepreneurs as they transition from the informal to the formal economy. We offer an affordable commissary kitchen, access to capital, an online sales platform and business advising. Trainings are key components to this effort, connecting clients with experts in the industry and with each other. As a result, their businesses’ practices improve, which helps them better support their families financially and, more importantly in the case of our food businesses, continue important cultural traditions through the creation and sharing of traditional, handmade products.

Salary / Pay Rate:$11,440 plus some benefits
Apply by:January 3, 2014

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organization:CODA, Inc.
position summary:

We currently have multiple opportunities as an Alcohol and Drug Service Technician (part-time & on-call) to work a variety of shifts to join our men's and women's residential treatment team in Gresham and Tigard to provide a safe, secure, clean, and comfortable residential treatment environment. This is a great position to build a strong foundation of clinical knowledge and learn more about CODA's programs and services.

In this position, you would fulfill the following essential functions:

Salary / Pay Rate:DOE

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organization:Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
position summary:

Research and Advancement Supervisor
Regular, Full-Time

The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry is seeking a Research and Advancement Supervisor who will work on recruitment, hiring, supervision and training of staff as designated (for example, R&D Assistants, Jr. Developers, or Exhibit Developers) as well as facilitate the communication between supervisees and other division staff. The Supervisor also assumes responsibilities related to research and evaluation, proposal development, and project management.

The ideal candidate must have, but not limited to:

Salary / Pay Rate:$44,400 - $56,600 annual salary
Apply by:February 18, 2015

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organization:CODA, Inc.
position summary:

We currently have opportunities for a Recovery Mentor (part-time) to join our outpatient treatment teams in multiple locations in the Portland Metro area. In this position, you would fulfill the following essential functions:

Salary / Pay Rate:DOE

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organization:CODA, Inc.
position summary:

CODA is an organization filled with people who believe in providing patient-centered care delivered by professionals who listen with respect and who stay with patients all along the road to recovery and into a life of health and stability.

Are you driven by a desire to help the most vulnerable populations in our community?

Salary / Pay Rate:DOE

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organization:Mercy Corps Northwest
position summary:

Here's a fantastic opportunity to be a key contributer, add to your resume, help others, and support the work of many other non-profits and agencies working to help people returning to our communities after incarceration. The ROAR newsletter (Reentry Organizations and Resources) is a well-established source of information in the reentry community for over 5 years. It has a loyal and dedicated following who look to its information and resources to support thier work in the community.

Salary / Pay Rate:volunteer
Apply by:December 28, 2014

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organization:CODA, Inc.
position summary:

CODA is currently looking for Urinalysis Technicians (On-call) in Tigard and Hillsboro. The right person for this position will have a passion for helping others.

In this position, you would fulfill the following essential functions:

•Perform urine toxicology specimen retrieval following program procedures including strict adherence to protocols for testing same or differing genders.
•Provide high level of professional service including demonstration of respect for patients' privacy and creation of an atmosphere of dignity and patient safety.
•Organize workflow to ensure efficient and accurate testing. Assure chain of custody compliance prior to submission for testing.

Salary / Pay Rate:DOE