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Certified Peer Specialist - Continuum

The Providence Center - Administration Job ID: 5807

Status
Full-Time
Hours
40 per week.
Shift
Day
Has Benefits
Yes
Job Description
The Certified Peer Specialist provides peer support services, serves as a consumer advocate, provides consumers with written and experiential information and resources to promote recovery. The CPS will perform a wide range of tasks which will assist consumers in regaining control over their own lives and over their recovery process. They will work within a multi-disciplinary treatment team to identify, support and assess and address consumer's barriers to achieve goals and objectives.
Required Education
A person with life experience which can be shared with other consumers. Someone who views consumer needs with a high priority and who would be a strong advocate for them with other treatment providers. Knowledge and experience in accessing community resources. Computer experience preferred.

Peer Specialist Certification required.
Use of personal vehicle is not required in this position; however, it would be beneficial. RI Drivers license and auto insure would be required.
Application Method
Apply Online

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