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Peer Program Specialist, Scattered & Single Site

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ACMH, Inc. | New York, NY
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ACMH, Inc.


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Published 28 days ago

$33,542 - $35,715Part Time: $17.17/Hour

Position: Peer Program Specialist

Location: Manhattan, Bronx, and Queens

Reports to: Program Director

Function: Provides direct service to clients in their homes, assisting with training in skills of daily living.

Tasks:

·        Teaches skills for maintaining personal hygiene, laundry and apartment cleaning.

·        Monitors overall maintenance of apartments and alerts program director of maintenance problems.

·        Teaches skills for budgeting, shopping, meal planning, preparation and clean-up.

·        Teaches skills for self-preservation, monitors living units for safety and cleanliness.

·        Administers the client cooking safety test.

·        Monitors, documents and teaches self administration of medication, according to program policy and procedures.

·        Report incidents or behavioral changes in residents to supervisor.

·        Teaches travel skills and escorts clients, where needed.

·        Facilitates/co-facilitates groups, as requested.

·        Documents services rendered and client progress in a timely manner.

·        Attends training as requested by supervisory staff.

·        Duties as assigned by supervisor.

Qualifications:

Lived experience receiving mental health services and a commitment to assist others in attaining recovery and wellness goals. High School diploma or G.E.D. preferred. Good written and verbal communication skills in English. Basic computer and data entry skills.  

Position: Peer Program Specialist

Location: Manhattan, Bronx, and Queens

Reports to: Program Director

Function: Provides direct service to clients in their homes, assisting with training in skills of daily living.

Tasks:

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Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule

Benefits

plus generous benefits

plus generous benefits

How to Apply

Fax/mail/email a resume, cover letter and contact information for 3 professional references to:

Sharon Royer

Director of Human Resources and Information Management

Fax: (212)925-7958

Email: jobs@acmhnyc.org

ACMH is committed to the mental and physical wellbeing of vulnerable New Yorkers and is a leader in the provision of outreach and engagement, care management, rehabilitation, and supportive housing. For more information, visit our website: www.acmhnyc.org

Fax/mail/email a resume, cover letter and contact information for 3 professional references to:

Sharon Royer

Director of Human Resources and Information Management

Fax: (212…

Location

New York, NY

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