Certified Peer Specialist at Merakey (Carlisle)

Employer Name:

Merakey

Location:

Carlisle, PA – The Stevens Center

Position:

Certified Peer Specialist

Hours:

18 hours/week

Position Description:

Responsibilities:

  • Act as a role model/mentor for individuals receiving Peer Support services
  • Engage and form relationships with individuals in order to better understand and communicate needs pertaining to recovery goals and developing community supports
  • Partner in recovery-oriented service planning and completion of specified objectives with individuals
  • Assist in transporting individuals as needed.
  • Attend and participate in staff meetings, supervision meetings and team meeting sessions.
  • Use Electronic Health Record to record progress on service plan and conduct strengths based assessments.
  • Adhere to MERAKEY Code of Conduct and The Code of Ethics of Peer Specialists
  • Participate in continuing education activities to enhance skills relevant to the job and to maintain certification
  • Maintain confidentiality in accordance with MERAKEY
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:

Requirements:

  • Must have completed the Certified Peer Specialist Training and PCB Certification process
  • High School diploma/GED.
  • Must have a valid Pennsylvania Drivers License.
  • Have a minimum of twelve (12) months paid or volunteer experience within a three (3) year period.

Instructions on how to apply:

Find Job postings on www.merakey.org in the Career Center or www.indeed.com

Contact Laura Jesic at 717-243-2278 ext 205 with questions