The Metamorphosis Project
is currently accepting applications for the Recovery Transition Advocate (RTA) position. This ia a part-time entry-level position. No experience is necessary! Our mission is to engage and encourage youth to exit street life with innovative outreach and customized youth-friendly services integrating alcohol/drug and mental health treatment. As an RTA you will be expected to act as a clean & sober peer role-model for 16-24 year old homeless and street dependent youth, providing support, referrals, and crisis intervention through the Homeless Youth Continuum. We encourage diversity!
Provide support, information, referral and crisis intervention to homeless and street dependent youth.
Focus on the engagement and support of youth involved in drug and alcohol recovery.
1 year clean and sober time (required)
High school diploma or GED
Experience and/or knowledge of the issues of homelessness and drug and alcohol addiction.
A pre-employment drug screening (required)
Position closes October 22, 2008.
Please call (503) 789-4011 for more information.