Peer Support Specialist at Catholic Charities (Harrisburg)

Employer Name:

Catholic Charities

Location:

Harrisburg

Position:

Peer Support Specialist

Hours:

10 - 12 hours per week

Position Description:

Capital Counseling Program seeks PSS. This position works as part of a clinical team with a Psychiatrist and Therapist in a licensed psychiatric clinic. The PSS provides recovery oriented peer support, assisting individual clients in identifying Personal Medicine, writing Power Statements, using My Wellness tools, completing Common Ground Health Reports, and using various decision aids.  Must have a working knowledge of issues faced by those who experience serious mental illness and be able to provide emotional support. Computer literacy is required.

Job Requirements:

  • Catholic Charities requires State Police, Child Line, FBI Clearances, and valid PA Driver’s License for all positions
  • Computer literate
  • Already have the certification training preferred

Instructions on how to apply:

Competitive salary and excellent benefits. EOE.

Web-site: www.cchbg.org

Send resume & letter of interest, with salary requirements to: cklinger@cchbg.org

or mail to

Attn: Carole Klinger, Director of Administration
Catholic Charities
4800 Union Deposit Road
Harrisburg, PA 17111