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Wellness & Recovery Specialist-Peer Support Specialist-Atlanta, GA (PS24390)

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PS24390 Requisition #
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Qualifications:

  • Must be located in the metro Atlanta, GA area with the ability to be field based and travel up to 75%.   
  • Associates degree; 2 years of experience in health services or behavioral health field or in a peer support services role; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
  • Peer Specialist Certification required.
  • One year experience working as a Peer Support Specialist, after received certification.
  • Experience working with computers toggling back and forth through multiple screens.
  • Experience with researching resources
  • Knowledge of the Recovery process and the ability to facilitate recovery using established standardized mental health processes.
  • Knowledge and skill to teach and engage in basic problem solving strategies to support individual clients in self-directed recovery.
  • Knowledge of the signs and symptoms of mental illness & substance use disorders.
  • Knowledge and skill sufficient to use community resources necessary for independent living and ability to teach those skills to other individuals with severe mental illness.
  • Knowledge of how to establish and sustain self-help (mutual support) and educational groups by soliciting input from the mental health consumers on their strengths and interests.
  • A valid driver’s license

Preferred

  • BA/BS or MBA
  • 2 year experience working as a Peer Support Specialist, after certification received
  • Knowledge of care-coordination and case management concepts
  • Telephonic and field based customer service

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