THIS POSITION IS ELIGIBLE FOR A $500 NEW HIRE SIGN ON INCENTIVE* restrictions apply
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The Certified Peer Specialist will provide rehabilitation and stablization support services to persons with mental illness being served in the community in a manner that promotes growth, independence and dignity. The Peer Specialist will also provide peer counseling and support to validate persons' served life experiences and serve as a role model in which the individual's experience with the mental health service system and current goals and desires are explored.
BAMSI's exciting Respite Services program delivers short term, clinical, community based treatment services providing opportunities for stabilization to adults with Mental Illness. These services are provided to individuals either on-site while they reside at the program, or in their current living situation. Components of the program include assessment, crisis management, symptom management, and medication education.
Must have a high school diploma or GED. Must be a certified peer specialist and have a personal history of recovery and sound understanding of and commitment to the consumer-led recovery movement. A valid driver's license in state of residence and own means of transportation is required.
We strive to offer valuable benefits that promote a healthy work/life balance and add value to our employees’ lives. Our comprehensive benefits include:
*Available benefits are based on position and scheduled hours.
General Statement of Duties: :To provide rehabilitation and support services to individuals receiving Respite Services and to do so in a manner that promotes growth, independence and dignity for the individuals served.