Peer Support Specialist - FT - Portage County

Location: Portage
Type: FT

Position Description

Coleman Professional Services, a nationally recognized not-for-profit provider of behavioral health and rehabilitation programs, is seeking a certified Peer Recovery Supporter to provide Peer Recovery Support services to those needing assistance and support to engage in and navigate the behavioral healthcare and child protective service systems in Portage County. 

Must have experience with behavioral health disorders; navigating systems of behavioral healthcare; navigating community resource systems; willingness to collaborate care with Department of Job & Family Services and other involved care providers; ability to attend regular meetings for staff development and client care; strong communication skills; and willingness to share lived experience with consumers.  Must also have and maintain excellent driving record. Must have a NPI number and an Ohio Medicaid number. Preferred qualifications include 1 year or more experience as a practicing certified Peer Recovery Supporter. 

Benefits options include health, life, pension, paid time off, and more.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.  E.O.E. Persons with a disability can request an accommodation to complete the application process by emailing careers@colemanservices.org with the subject line “Accommodation Request.”

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