Certified Peer Specialist at Merakey (Colmar, PA)

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Colmar, PA


Certified Peer Specialist


Monday - Friday - 9am - 4:30pm

Position Description:

The CPS will:

  • Provide opportunities for individuals receiving services to direct their own recovery
  • Teach and support acquisition and utilization of the skills needed to facilitate an individual’s recovery
  • Promote the knowledge of available service options and choices
  • Promote the utilization of natural resources within the community

Additional Duties:

  • Document member progress to maintain permanent record of consumer activity and progress according to agency and state standards
  • Coordinate completion of Individualized Recovery Plan
  • Engage consumers who have discontinued services for follow up, re-engagement and satisfaction survey completion
  • Participate in monthly CPS technical assistance meetings
  • Facilitate WRAP groups as needed to support members
  • Attend required training to maintain Peer Certification
  • May perform other related duties, as needed

Job Requirements:

  • Completed approved CPS certification is Required.
  • A high school diploma or GED is required.
  • Related experience is helpful.
  • Must possess good verbal and written communication skills.
  • A current and valid driver’s license is required.

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