High school diploma or GED equivalent required.
Must have life experiences with mental illness and have received Mental Health services.
The Peer Specialist must possess a certification certificate. He/she must complete an orientation.
Experience in a mental health or substance abuse setting and/or with clients who have co-occurring mental health disorders is preferred.
Must have successfully completed the Department of Mental Health’s Peer Specialist training and successfully passed the certification exam.
The ability to work with all persons with multiple challenges (mental illness, substance abuse, physical challenges, developmental disabilities, etc.).
SALARY AND BENEFITS:
ReDiscover offers a competitive salary, affordable medical and dental plans, 403(b) savings plan, and tuition assistance, along with other benefits.