Certified Peer Specialist for Youth at Merakey (Carlisle)

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33 State Ave Carlisle PA 17013


Certified Peer Specialist for Youth


Part time- Choice of 3 days- Monday- Saturday 3-9pm

Position Description:

  • Act as a role model/mentor for individuals receiving Peer Support services
  • Engage and form relationships with individuals and family in order to better understand and communicate needs pertaining to recovery goals and developing community supports
  • Partner in recovery service planning and completion of specified objectives with individuals
  • 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 policies
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:

  • Must have completed the Certified Peer Specialist Training and PCB Certification in 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:

Go to www.Merakey.org and find the jobs listed for Carlisle, PA