- MA DOC - Peer Mentoring Program (Sec. 3)
- Worcester, MA, USA
- Full Time
Spectrum offers a wide range of benefits including health/dental/vision/voluntary insurances, company-paid life insurance, FSA, a generous paid time off policy, 401k with company match & tuition reimbursement!
Project Peer Connection (PPC) is a statewide reentry mentoring project providing one-to-one peer support to higher risk individuals who complete substance abuse treatment while incarcerated to help them lead drug-free, crime-free lives. PPC works within facilities to engage high-risk, high-need individuals based on their assessment scores. Mentors provide follow-up reporting to track participant outcomes for at least one-year following release. The DOC will provide recidivism data for participants within 12-months following release.
The Correctional-Based Program Coordinator is responsible for the implementation of the mentoring program relating to all activities that occur within the correctional facilities. This position is responsible for promoting the program within the prison, meeting & assessing candidates for program participation, and working with the community-based coordinators.
Position will require state-wide travel in Massachusetts. Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:00pm
- Bachelor's Degree preferred, HS Diploma/GED required.
- Some experience working with incarcerated population, or those on parole or probation is preferred.
- Ability to maintain strict boundaries.