Founded in 2016, Sunrise Community for Recovery and Wellness (Sunrise) is recognized by SAMHSA & NC Department of Health and Human Services as a regional Recovery Community Organization (RCO) for the central to west region, spanning from Charlotte to Cherokee. Sunrise is led and governed by those in the recovery community and their allies. Our staff of Certified Peer Support Specialists use their lived experience with substance use and mental health challenges to be a force of good in the community and help others discover and maintain their pathway to recovery. Our mission is to empower individuals to meet their full potential through peer support, resource connection and innovative programming.
At Sunrise, we accept and respect people of all races, ethnicities, gender identities, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, age, physical ability, religious belief, treatment choices and various mental, emotional and physical challenges. We celebrate diversity in a safe and positive environment. It is our responsibility to abide by these guidelines to create a safe and inclusive environment for all.
Sunrise is 100% staffed by Certified Peer Support Specialists. To become a member of Sunrise’s team of Certified Peer Support Specialists, you will either need to already have your Peer Support Certification, or be willing to complete your certification within 90 days.
To become a Certified Peer Support Specialist:
We’re looking for Certified Peer Support Specialist who can work on an “as needed” basis
Are you a NC Certified Peer Support Specialist looking to join a peer run organization with a solid team of peers?
Does your story include significant mental health and/or substance use challenges which you’ve overcome & are now thriving in your own wellness journey?
Sunrise Community is looking to fill a few PRN “as needed” positions to cover shifts for our housing programs in the Asheville area. Nights, weekends, holidays and/or 3rd shift availability is a plus.
We are currently looking to fill the third-shift PRN position at our Blair H. Clark Respite House. Your shift will be third-shift up to 36 hours a week at $21 an hour. Application details below.