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Career Opportunities

New Choices Recovery Center Career Opportunities

New Choices Recovery Center is an equal opportunity employer that hires individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications and ability to perform effectively in the position being filled, and without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender preference, age, national origin, disability or military status. Interested candidates that can forward their cover letter, resume and references to Mrs. Debra Sivack at dsivack@newchoicesrecovery.org.

Residential Counselor-Per Diem

New Choices Recovery Center, a comprehensive chemical dependency treatment provider in Schenectady, has employment opportunities for per-diem Residential Counselors in our Community Residential programs. Duties include care coordination, medication oversight, individual/group counseling and record keeping. Candidates must have prior experience in human services with preference given to individuals with CASAC, CASAC-T and/or Bachelor degree.


Certified Peer Recovery Advocate

New Choices Recovery Center, a comprehensive Chemical Dependency Treatment provider in Schenectady, has full-time and part time opportunities for Certified Recovery Peer Advocates. Certified Recovery Peer Advocates assist individuals in recovery from mental health and addiction with setting and pursuing their recovery goals, monitoring their progress, lending assistance with treatment, modeling effective coping techniques and self-help strategies and supporting self-advocacy. Candidates must have a valid Recovery Peer Advocate Certification from the New York Certification Board, familiarity with 12-step meetings, be able to cooperate and work as a team with clinicians and community resources, and must have reliable means of transportation.


Our salaries are competitive and we offer a generous benefit package. Interested candidates should e-mail their resumes and references.