Website Resources For Human Development, Inc.
A new Peer Specialist I employment is available in Philadelphia, PA 19141. Highly motivated candidates with excellent communication skills are encouraged to apply. New opportunities are offered by Resources For Human Development, Inc..
Job: Peer Specialist I
$14.75 – $16.00 an hour
Company: Resources For Human Development, Inc.
Location: Philadelphia, PA 19141
Team A.R.R.I.V.E. (Achieving Recovery and Rehabilitation with Individual Vision and Excellence) is the mobile core services team for individuals moving to permanent supported housing, utilizing psychiatric rehabilitation, peer support, and tenant support services for individuals with mental health needs.
Team A.R.R.I.V.E. is seeking Certified Peer Specialists.
Uphold and practice the recovery model and psychiatric rehabilitation values and principles
Advocate with people in recovery to assist them with obtaining successfully independent living
Assist with the development of goal plans and WRAP
Maintain regular communication with case managers, community partners and CBH liaisons
Support people in recover in the community
Work with a creative multi-disciplinary team
Complete paperwork and office work in compliance with program regulations
This is a non-exempt position that may require some evening and weekend work and includes 75% travel in the community.
Job Requirements/Minimum Qualifications:
Peer Specialist Certification
HS diploma or GED
2 years working with people in the mental health field required
Additional certifications in WRAP facilitation and forensic peer specialist certification welcomed
The salary for this position is $14.75-16.00/hour. Please submit a resume and cover letter stating salary requirements.
Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, veteran, or disability status.