Peer Outreach Coach in Penn Yan , New York
Lakeview Health Services Posted: 2021-06-07
Penn Yan , New York 14527
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Title: Yates Peer Outreach Coach (#2021-035-1473)
Location: Yates Recovery Center, Penn Yan, NY
Schedule: Tuesday - Saturday 11:00a - 7:00p
Salary: Competitive salary to be discussed at phone screening based on Education and Experience
Benefits: 3+ Weeks of Paid Time Off your first year of employment
401K employer match
9 Paid Holidays
Employee Assistance Program
Yates Peer Outreach Coach Description: The Yates Peer Outreach Coach, with the general supervision of the Recovery Center/Drop-In Program Manager, performs a wide range of recovery-based services, vocational/educational training, skills training, driving a company owned bus or van, transporting consumers to and from activities based on a pre-determined schedule, and reporting functions related to the day-to-day operations of the Recovery Center/Drop-in programs. Peer will also provide outreach services to help individuals link to meaningful activities within their community and the Recovery Center and/or Drop-In programs. Individual will use their personal story and experiences, with behavioral health services, to help guide members on their path to recovery. Individual should strive to create a healing environment that respects the perspectives and experiences of the individuals, families, staff, and communities we serve by practicing safe, respectful communication as well as respecting individuals’ boundaries and differences.
Yates Peer Outreach Coach Qualifications: High School Diploma or equivalent and a minimum of 2 years experience working with special needs consumers in a recovery-based or vocational/rehabilitative setting. Lived experience with mental health services required. Must have a valid driver license or be eligible for the appropriate NY State driver license at time of application.
Applicants please visit our web site at: www.lakeviewhs.org