Certified Peer Specialist

Salary: $15.00

City: Kansas City

State: Missouri

Job Description:

Department: Recovery Community Center
Reports To: RCC Manager

Job Summary

Certified Peer Specialists work from the perspective of their lived experience to help build environments conducive to recovery. They promote hope, personal responsibility, empowerment, education, and self-determination in the communities where they serve.
General Accountabilities

• Starting and sustaining mutual support and education groups
• Promoting dialogues on recovery and resilience
• Teaching and modeling symptom management skills
• Teaching and modeling problem-solving skills
• Supporting efforts to find and maintain paid employment
• Using the stages in recovery concept to promote self-determination
• Assisting peers in setting goals and following through on wellness and health activities
• Conducting recovery supportive groups
• Crisis intervention either in person or over phone
• Process intake documents
• Creating case notes using the SIRP documentation format
• Preforming UA and properly documenting
• Follow all CPS Code of Ethics per DMH standards
• Depending on the department assigned to additional office duties maybe added

Job Qualifications

Education: High School Diploma or equivalent
Experience: One to two years of related experience.
Certified Peer Specialist certification
Must be able to pass a background check

Skills

Excellent written and oral communication
Service orientation
Excellent time management skills
Thoroughness
Critical thinking
Conflict resolution

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Requirements: Education: High School Diploma or equivalent
Experience: One to two years of related experience.
Certified Peer Specialist certification
Must be able to pass a background check
Knowledge of EMR systems
Google Suite knowledge
MS Office knowledge


Send Resume To:

Jeremiah Hall
jeremiah@healinghouseinc.net