Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,150 full-time undergraduates and 4,420 graduate and professional students. Ranked 31 among national universities, Boston College has 758 full-time and 1,096 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $956 million, and an endowment in excess of $2.2 billion.
The Manager of the Recovery Program oversees the development and operation of programs at Boston College to support the needs of students in recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs. He/she develops inclusive social and educational events, facilitates group meetings, and meets with students in recovery, both individually and in groups.
This is a live-in position and a primary responsibility is the oversight of the recovery housing component of the overall program for all students in recovery. The Manager also works with other students in relapse prevention and recovery who may not be in the residential program. The Manager also has responsibility to develop the program as more students in need of recovery are encountered.
Full-Time Equivalent Hiring Range: $48,900 to $61,150; salary commensurate with relevant experience.
Master's degree in social work, counseling, or related field
Clinical competence with individuals with substance dependency
Competence in organizing specific programs and activities for students
Competence in assisting in the development of the recovery program at an organizational level
An understanding of residential education and student affairs
Interpersonal skill and the ability to relate well to both students and administrators
Preferred: Appropriate licensure
Boston College conducts background checks as part of the hiring process.
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Internal Number: 3442
About Boston College
Boston College is one of the nation's best and most selective universities, with U.S. News & World Report ranking Boston College 31st among national universities, and Forbes ranking it 26th in its 2012 America's Best Colleges listing. Boston College confers more than 4,000 degrees annually in more than 50 fields of study through eight schools and colleges. Faculty members are committed to both teaching and research having earned nearly $60 million in research grants in the last year alone. The University has made a major commitment to academic excellence. As part of its Strategic Plan, Boston College is in the process of adding 100 new faculty positions, expanding faculty and graduate research, increasing student financial aid to more than $128 million annually, and widening opportunities in key undergraduate programs, such as international study, internships and student formation.