Peer Recovery Specialist - Mobile Response Team
Position Type: Full-Time and Part Time
Pay Range: $16.00 to $18.00 an hour
Shifts: Monday – Friday Full time (7am-3pm), (3pm-11pm), and (12pm-8pm)
Saturday and Sunday Part Time (7am-3pm) and (3pm-11pm)
Job Scope: The primary goal of this position is to work in collaboration with the mobile crisis team clinical staff to provide mental health services including, brief crisis intervention, assessment, de-escalation, crisis planning, support focused on maintaining wellness and recovery. The mobile crisis team will respond to Hotline referrals 24 hours a day. Mobile crisis runs in Baltimore City are made as a team including a Mental Health Counselor and a Peer Support Specialist. Work is reviewed through employee supervision, evaluations, and client records.
Qualifications: Candidates must have a high school diploma, but an associate degree is preferred. Peer Support Specialist Certification is required and must have a valid driver’s license. They must have a minimum of two years of experience working in the field of peer recovery. They must have experiential expertise living with addiction and/or mental illness. They must have knowledge of mental health and addiction resources in Baltimore City.