Peer Support Specialist
906 Main Avenue Tillamook, OR 97141
Psych Pros is assisting a client who is seeking an individual to motivate and assist and provide support services to agency clients. The Peer Support Specialist draws on their own personal experiences to motivate and assist clients with health challenges to act on their own behalf and to support their own self-directed recovery. You must have the ability to work within a multi-disciplinary team, in accordance with each client’ s individualized treatment plan, assist individuals in accessing services and resources, addressing barriers related to clients mental health, and develop perspectives and skills to promote recovery. This position is in the Warrenton, OR area.
*Sign-on Bonus upon review
Qualified individual is able to utilize and share their personal recovery path/lived experience to encourage self confidence and the development of problem solving skills.
Required Education and Experience
- High School Diploma or GED
- Have, or be able to obtain within 2 months of hire, Peer Support Specialist certification from state approved program
- Be a self identified current or former recipient of mental health services who embraces the philosophy of resilience and recovery
Please send your most up to date and current resume to firstname.lastname@example.org