Peer Counselor – Community Residence

  •  Hiring Manager
  •  April 16, 2021
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JOB TITLE: PEER COUNSELOR Community Residence

REPORTS TO: Program Supervisor

DEPARTMENT: Residential Services

CLASSIFICATION: Non-Exempt

HOURS: Part-time

QUALIFICATIONS:

Personal or shared experience with mental illness and/or substance abuse issues. Ability and desire to assist others in mastery of independent living skills and the personal recovery process . Understanding of peer support, self-help philosophy. Clean, valid NY State Driver’s License. Fingerprinting, criminal record check, approval from NYS Office of Mental Health.

JOB FUNCTION:

To provide a positive role model of community functioning, informal counseling, peer support and ADL training in a licensed residential program providing transitional housing to people with psychiatric disabilities.

Job Category: Residential Services
Job Type: Part Time
Job Location: Glen Cove

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