Certified Peer/Recovery Specialist at Legacy Treatment Services Mobile Crisis Resolution Team (Coatesville)

Employer Name:

Legacy Treatment Services

Location:

Coatesville

Position:

Certified Peer/Recovery Specialist

Hours:

Full-time and Part-time

Position Description:

Provides supportive peer counseling and advocacy to adult consumers receiving services through this mobile crisis program. Demonstrates knowledge of mental illness and the services available in the community. Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the needs of the consumers served.

They must be able to assess and interpret data about the consumer’s status in order to identify each consumer’s needs and provide the appropriate care, including age-related care, needed by the consumer group. Required to report to work in inclement weather.

PT staff must work a minimum of four 4-hour shifts per month including 2 major holidays (New Year’s Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas) annually.

Job Requirements:

High School Diploma or equivalent, with proof of some post-high school training, college work, or certificate program. AA/AS degree preferable. Must be a survivor of mental illness with a minimum of 1 year in recovery and must have knowledge of the mental health system. Expected to obtain general certification for peer services.

Instructions on how to apply:

Apply online: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=105931&clientkey=F1AC0F888C5B7FC039C69FFBF207B925