Employment

Current openings on our team:

House Coaches | The Well

The Well, a long-term residential restorative program, is looking to fill part time House Coach positions for day, evening, and weekend hours.

JOB DESCRIPTION

House Coach is responsible for coordinating activities, providing support services, following participant’s schedule, assisting with daily chores and transportation (using a company vehicle) for the residents. House Coach Position reports to the House Leadership Team. 

QUALIFICATIONS

An Associates’ Degree or higher in behavioral or social sciences, social work, counseling, or a related field. Or a high School diploma\GED with two years of direct service experience or trauma-related work experience. Knowledge of trauma-informed care and/or residential services to women. Excellent time-management, organizational and communication skills

Interested applicants should email Bridget at BCarney@worthwhilewear.org with resume and cover letter.

Store Support | Worthwhile Thrift Collegeville & Plumsteadville Locations

Worthwhile Thrift is expanding to a second location in Collegeville, PA this winter and is looking to build another incredible thrift store team! We are looking for energetic individuals to fill part time and full time roles at both of our store locations. Team members must be available Saturdays. 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Responsible for providing excellent customer service and operational duties to support the daily functions of the store including, but not limited to:

  • Maintain organized and clean sales floor presentation
  • Maintain a courteous and professional attitude with customers and donors
  • Perform cash register duties 
  • Sort, clean, price, and stock housewares
  • Sort, hang, price, and stock clothes, shoes, and accessories
  • Offer information about Worthwhile Wear and its programs, and answer customer and donor questions
QUALIFICATIONS

Must be at least 16 years or older

High School diploma or GED certification is preferred

Must possess retail experience, customer service, customer focus, professionalism, verbal communication, teamwork, attention to detail, and flexibility.

Please email Brooke at BEngelbart@worthwhilewear.org with 1 page resume and cover letter if interested.  Please indicate which location you are applying to work at.

Certified Recovery Specialist | The Well

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Well, a long-term residential restorative program, is looking to hire a Certified Recovery Specialist (CRS) that will work to engage individuals who may benefit from recovery support services. The CRS will serve as a mentor, advocate and motivator to recovering individuals in order to help prevent relapse and promote long-term recovery. The CRS must demonstrate an ability to share personal recovery experiences and to develop authentic peer-to-peer relationships and have an understanding of and respect for each individual’s unique path to recovery.

Essential Duties
  • Provide peer-based recovery support, coaching and encouragement to individuals contemplating or actively seeking help with substance use recovery.
  • Engage in relationship building and active listening with individuals to establish rapport, as evidenced by empathetic and active listening, communicating in a non-judgmental way, recognizing addictive behavior.
Daily Job Responsibilities
  • Provide recovery education to service recipients for every phase of the recovery journey from recovery initiation, recovery stabilization, and sustained recovery maintenance.
  • Identify emergency or crisis situations and facilitate access to appropriate resources, negotiating and connecting individuals with resources and navigating the systems.
  • Assist in the development and enhancement of an individual’s comprehensive individualized recovery plan, recognizing many pathways to recovery,
  • Actively identify resources that support the recovering person
  • Assist the individual to identify and prioritize strengths and needs, using various techniques that engage individuals to self-disclose.
  • Maintain accurate records in software system
  • Maintain confidentiality
Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

Must be a Certified Recovery Specialist with at least one year of experience working in the behavioral health field.
Must have at least 2 years sustained, current recovery history.
Must be able to work independently and collaborate with partner providers

Please email Bridget at BCarney@worthwhilewear.org with resume and cover letter if interested.

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