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Certified Peer Specialist - Health Path

The Providence Center - Behavioral Health Job ID: 5455

40 Monday - Friday 8-5pm
Weekend & Holiday Shift
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Job Description
• The Certified Peer Specialist (CPS) provides peer support services, serves as a consumer advocate, provides consumers with written and experiential information and resources to promote recovery.  The CPS will perform a wide range of tasks which will assist consumers in regaining control over their own lives and over their recovery process.  They will work within a multi-disciplinary treatment team to identify, support, assess and address consumer’s barriers to achieving goals and objectives.
Required Education
A person with life experience which can be shared with other consumers.  2. Someone who views consumer needs with a high priority and who would be a strong advocate for them with other treatment providers.  3. Knowledge and experience in accessing community resources (such as; housing, medical, financial…).  4. Someone who espouses a strong desire to help others. 5. Experience in Behavioral and/or medical health preferred.  6. Computer experience preferred.  7. Peer Specialist Certification.
8. Use of personal vehicles not required in this position however would be beneficial. If utilized must have valid driver's license and insured auto. 
Application Method
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