Peer Specialist – Residential Services

  •  Hiring Manager
  •  August 12, 2019

Peer Specialist

LOCATION:  Various locations – Brooklyn, Bronx & Queens

REPORTS TO:  Program Supervisor

DEPARTMENT: Residential Services, Non-Licensed Programs

HOURS:  Full-time



Personal experience with mental health and/or substance abuse issues (and/or a background in the justice system for Forensic Supportive Housing programs).  Ability and desire to assist others in mastery of independent living skills.  Understanding of peer support self-help philosophy.  Clean, valid driver’s license, Fingerprinting, Criminal record check, Approval from NYS Office of Mental Health.



To provide positive role model of community functioning, informal counseling and peer supports to others with psychiatric disabilities, substance use disorders, and/or forensic involvement currently living in residential programs.

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Job Category: Residential Services
Job Type: Full Time Part Time
Job Location: Bronx Brooklyn Queens

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