Want to use your experience of overcoming personal challenges to help others reach their full potential? Join our team! We’re looking for a Peer Support Specialist who has thrived after experiencing behavioral health issues to assist others on their wellness journey. You will provide mentoring, guidance, and support to others currently experiencing a crisis due to a mental health, substance use, or co-occurring disorder. This position is located at Jefferson Parish Human Services Authority (JPHSA) in Marrero, LA in the Greater New Orleans metropolitan area.
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JPHSA helps individuals and families in Jefferson Parish affected by mental illness, addictive disorders, and developmental disabilities to live full, healthy, independent and productive lives to the greatest extent possible for available resources.
Visit the State of Louisiana Job Opportunities site to learn more about this position listed as “Social Service Counselor 1-3" at http://bit.ly/JPHSAemploy . Applications only accepted online through the State of Louisiana Job Opportunities site. Please include all past work experience and education. Apply by 11:59pm CST on 10/12/20. For further information about this vacancy, contact Scott Leonard at sleonard AT jphsa.org.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $35,000.00 - $45,000.00 per year
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Want to use your experience of overcoming personal challenges to help others reach their full potential? Join our team! We’re looking for a Peer Support Specialist who has thrived after experiencing behavioral health issues to assist…