Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Forensic Peer Mentor Positions Available

The Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network is seeking people in recovery from behavioral health concerns and with lived experience with the criminal justice system to fill full-time positions in the state of Georgia as Forensic Peer Mentors. This is an excellent opportunity to assist returning citizens who are transitioning from Georgia State Prisons to living self-directed lives of recovery, hope, and purpose in communities of their choice.

Currently, we have positions available in the following locations:
Atlanta (Phillips State Prison)
Atlanta (Day Reporting Center)
Milledgeville (Baldwin State Prison)
Gainesville (Lee Arrendale State Prison)
Hawkinsville (Pulaski State Prison)
Rome (Day Reporting Center)
Columbus (Day Reporting Center)
Macon (Day Reporting Center)

Potential candidates will need:
To Self -Identify as an individual with behavioral health diagnoses.
To Self-Identify as an individual with experience as a returning citizen.
A flexible schedule.
The ability to work independently.
Reliable personal transportation.
The ability to pass a background check from the Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities.

Preferred Qualifications:
Certified Peer Specialist (CPS)
Certified Addiction Recovery Empowerment Specialist (CARES)

Type: Full-time (40 hours)
Classification: Exempt
Base Salary: $27,500
Benefits: Contributions towards insurance - Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Vacation – 12 days/year Sick – 6 days/year Paid Holidays

If interested, please submit letters of interest and resumes to Gena Garner at the Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network, 246 Sycamore Street, Suite 260, Decatur, GA 30030, or email to peermentoring@gmhcn.org, or fax to 404-687-0772. For further information please contact Gena Garner, CPS, Forensic Peer Mentoring Project Coordinator at 1-800-297-6146 or 404-723-6018.

Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Statewide Double Trouble in Recovery Facilitator - Savannah and Valdosta

Double Trouble in Recovery is looking for facilitators to work in the Savannah and Valdosta areas.  The positions are part-time and pay $12.36/hour.
Qualifications:

An eligible candidate must be a person who:
 is in recovery from addictive disease and mental illness diagnoses (preference will be given to CPSs),
 is working an active 12 step program,
 has been substance free for 2 or more years,
 has reliable transportation,
 is self motivated,
 is willing to work flexible hours, and
 can pass a criminal background check. 
Interested parties are asked to submit a letter of interest and a resume to:
Gena Garner, CPS, CPS-AD
Statewide DTR Coordinator
Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network
246 Sycamore Street, Suite 260
Decatur, GA  30030
404-723-6018(cell)
404-687-0772(fax)

Email: peermentoring@gmhcn.org

Peer Mentor Position Available in Rome


The Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network is seeking people in recovery from behavioral health concerns to fill an available part-time position in the state of Georgia as a Peer Mentor.  This is an excellent opportunity to assist peers who are transitioning from Georgia Regional Hospitals to living self-directed lives of hope and purpose in communities of their choice.  Currently, we have one part-time position available in Rome.  The potential candidate will need to work a flexible schedule, independently, have a reliable form of personal transportation, and be able to pass a fingerprint based, criminal background check.  The Peer Mentor position is part-time (20 hours/week) is paid at $12.36/hour.  Preference will be given to Certified Peer Specialists.  If interested, please submit a letter of interest and resume to Gena Garner at the Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network, 246 Sycamore Street, Suite 260, Decatur, GA 30030, or email to peermentoring@gmhcn.org, or fax to 404-687-0772.  For further information please contact Gena Garner, CPS, Peer Mentoring Project Coordinator at 1-800-297-6146 or 404-723-6018.

Monday, January 01, 2018

Full-Time Position Opening at the Peer Support, Wellness and Respite Center in White County

The Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network, a recovery oriented, behavioral health peer advocacy and education organization, is seeking a Certified Peer Specialist to work full time for the Peer Support, Wellness, and Respite Center in White County.  Applicants must have excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to work under pressure and reliable transportation.  Salary for this position is $27,269.00 per year and benefits include medical, dental and vision insurance. Preference will be given to applicants who can work a flexible schedule. Please send a resume and letter of interest to Darlene Berry, CPS, Peer Support, Wellness, and Respite Center Director, 46 Knaus Drive., Cleveland, GA 30528 or email Darlene Berry or FAX to 706-865-4427.

Applicants may be subjected to a fingerprint-based background check of the
Georgia and Federal Criminal History Record Databases

Full-time position opening at the Peer Support and Wellness Center in Decatur

The Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network, a recovery oriented, behavioral health peer advocacy and education organization, is seeking a Certified Peer Specialist to work full time for the Peer Support and Wellness Center in Decatur, GA.  Applicants must have excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to work under pressure and reliable, personal transportation. Salary for this position is $28,080 per year and benefits include medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. Preference will be given to applicants who can work a flexible schedule. Please send a current Resume and Letter of Interest to aisha@gmhcn.org

Sunday, December 31, 2017

Part-time position opening at the Peer Support and Wellness Center in Decatur

The Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network, a recovery oriented, behavioral health peer advocacy and education  organization, is seeking a Certified Peer Specialist to work part time for the Peer Support and Wellness Center in Decatur, GA.  Applicants must have excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to work under pressure and reliable transportation.  Salary for this position is $13.50 per hour.  Preference will be given to applicants who can work a flexible schedule. Please send a current Resume and Letter of Interest to aisha@gmhcn.org



Applicants may be subjected to a fingerprint-based background check of the

Georgia and Federal Criminal History Record Databases

Saturday, December 30, 2017

Part-Time Opening at the Peer Support, Wellness, and Respite Center in Henry County, GA

Part-Time Opening at the Peer Support, Wellness, and Respite Center in Henry County, GA

The Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network, a recovery oriented, behavioral health peer advocacy and education  organization, is seeking a Certified Peer Specialist to work part time for the Peer Support, Wellness, and Respite Center in McDonough, GA.  Applicants must have excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to work under pressure and reliable transportation.  Salary for this position is $12.36 per hour.  Preference will be given to applicants who can work a flexible schedule. Please send a resume and letter of interest to Ginger Blessing at ginger@gmhcn.org


Applicants may be subjected to a fingerprint-based background check of the
Georgia and Federal Criminal History Record Databases


Friday, December 29, 2017

Part-time position opening at the Peer Support and Wellness and Respite Center in White County

The Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network, a recovery oriented, behavioral health peer advocacy and education  organization, is seeking a Certified Peer Specialist to work part time for the Peer Support, Wellness, and Respite Center in Cleveland, GA.  Applicants must have excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to work under pressure and reliable transportation.  Salary for this position is $13.11 per hour.  Preference will be given to applicants who can work a flexible schedule. Please send a resume and letter of interest to Darlene Berry, Director, PSWRC White County, 46 Knaus Dr, Cleveland, GA 30528 or email darlene@gmhcn.org or FAX to 706-865-4427.

Applicants may be subjected to a fingerprint-based background check of the
Georgia and Federal Criminal History Record Databases

Thursday, December 28, 2017

Part-time Positions opening at the Peer Support and Wellness and Respite Center in Bartow County

The Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network, a recovery oriented, behavioral health peer advocacy and education organization, is seeking a Certified Peer Specialist to work part time for the Peer Support, Wellness, and Respite Center in Bartow County, GA.  Applicants must have excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to work under pressure and reliable transportation.  Salary for this position is $13.11 per hour.  Preference will be given to applicants who can work a flexible schedule. Please send a resume and letter of interest to Jennifer Barnett, Director, Peer Support Wellness and Respite Center, 201 N. Erwin St., Cartersville, GA 30120 or email jennifer@gmhcn.org or Fax to 770-276-2023.

Applicants may be subjected to a fingerprint-based background check of the

Georgia and Federal Criminal History Record Databases

Part-time position opening at the Peer Support and Wellness and Respite Center in Colquitt County



The Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network, a recovery oriented, behavioral health peer advocacy and education  organization, is seeking a Certified Peer Specialist to work part time for the Peer Support, Wellness, and Respite Center in Moultrie, GA.  Applicants must have excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to work under pressure and reliable transportation.  Salary for this position is $12.36 per hour.  Preference will be given to applicants who can work a flexible schedule. Please send a resume and letter of interest to kelly@gmhcn.org, or FAX 229-890-7013


Applicants may be subjected to a fingerprint-based background check of the
Georgia and Federal Criminal History Record Databases