Certified Peer Specialist at TCV Community Services (Allegheny County)
TCV Community Services
Homestead, PA (Allegheny County)
Certified Peer Specialist
full-time and/or part time
*Assist consumers in the completion of wellness planning goals and the achievement of these goals.
*Assist consumers in recovery management, including identifying goals related to wellness, barriers to achieving these gals and strategies to meeting goals.
*Assist consumer with basic life skills, such as practicing self-care.
*Refer consumers to wellness nurse for specialized assistance and care coordination.
*Actively collaborate with other members of the Behavioral Health Team.
*Provide telephone support to individuals in conjunction with Lead Health Care Navigator.
*Foster positive change in consumer by sharing life experiences and discussing one’s own unique recovery process.
*Complete all documentation in a timely manner as directed by supervisor.
*Report to work on time and follow call off procedure.
*Follow directions from supervisor or staff, and ask questions when unclear of a specific task.
Certification as a Peer Support Specialist and at least a High School Diploma.
FBI and child clearances. Ability to drive.