Friday
Apr052013

Job Opportunity with Peerstar, LLC

We want YOU to work for our agency as a Certified Peer Specialist.

The position will provide & coordinate Peer Support Services to individuals with severe mental illness.  Position will assist in obtaining recovery goals & community integration.  Minimum requirements are at least 12 months of paid or voluntary work within the past 3 years OR obtained 24 hours of post-secondary education.  Life experience:  Must be a person in recovery who is willing to share personal life story while working closely with peers also diagnosed with mental illness.  Education requirements are a high school diploma or GED.  Must have the ability to develop and instruct in one-on-one setting, have reliable transportation and a valid Pennsylvania Driver’s License.  Must be dependable, a team player, possess organization skills, be a self-starter, empathic, and have a desire to learn. $10.00 an hour and up with additional benefits for full time positions, and travel compensation.  Peerstar does not discriminate against staff, consumers or family members based on Age, Race, Sex, Religion, Ethic Origin, Economic Status, or Disability and Observes all applicable state and federal statutes and limitations.

Send resume to:

Peerstar, LLC

Attn: Human Resources

2900 Plank Road, Suite #8

Altoona, PA 16601

 

EOE

No phone calls please!