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Position:           Lead Certified Peer Specialist
Department:     Liberty Peer Program
Location:          Hinesville, GA     
Status:              Full-Time / Hourly (Monday - Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm)

Job Summary:    Under general supervision, provides peer support services. May serve as a patient/client/consumer advocate. Provides consumer information and peer support in consumers in emergencies, outpatient or inpatient settings. Performs a wide range of tasks to assist consumers in regaining control over their own recovery processes. Function as a role model of competency in recovery and ongoing coping skills. Supervises Peer Specialists and CPSs within their program. 

Essential Functions: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Provides peer support services to assigned patient/client/consumers.
  • Serves as an advocate for consumers within the facility and the community.
  • Participates in treatment team activities.
  • Leads recovery dialogues/self-help sessions with consumers.
  • Participates in monitoring of consumer support services and programs.
  • Maintains a working knowledge of current trends and developments in the field by reading books, journals and the like.
  • Provide transportation for consumers.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of the clinical/service needs of all population(s).
  • Demonstrates knowledge of and skill in the provision of age-specific care.

Required Education & Experience: Completion of a high school diploma or equivalent and two (2) years of experience in advocacy or advisory or governance of people who are recipients of treatment (including mental health/substance abuse treatment or diagnosis).

To be considered for this opportunity, please email resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 

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