Thursday, October 01, 2015

RESPECT Institute


The Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network, a recovery oriented, behavioral health consumer advocacy and education organization, is seeking a Certified Peer Specialist to work full time as the Assistant Coordinator for the RESPECT Institute of Georgia, working under the supervision of the Coordinator of the RESPECT Institute of Georgia. A RESPECT Institute is a 3 ½ day training program designed to provide individuals the skills and coaching necessary to transform their mental illness, treatment and recovery experiences into educational and inspirational presentations.


Applicants must: 

·       Be motivated, self-directed and able to work cooperatively as part of a team as well as independently

·       Possess excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing  

·       Possess excellent organizational and planning skills, including the ability to manage numerous details, such as scheduling and coordinating multiple events

·       Possess strong critical thinking and problem solving skills

·       Be computer literate with word processing proficiency, including the ability to use the MS Office Suite

·       Have reliable transportation with the ability to travel statewide and overnight

Preference is given to applicants that have graduated from the RESPECT Institute of Georgia.

This is a salaried position that includes resources towards medical, dental and vision insurance. 

Please send a letter of interest, resume and references to Jen Banathy, CPS, RESPECT Institute of Georgia Coordinator: 

Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network
246 Sycamore Street, Suite 260
Decatur, GA 30030
Fax: 404-687-0772

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Part-time opening at the PSWRC in Henry County



The Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network, a recovery oriented, mental health consumer 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 $12.00 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

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Part-time position opening at the PSWRC in Colquitt County



The Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network, a recovery oriented, mental health consumer 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 $12.00 per hour.  Preference will be given to applicants who can work a flexible schedule. Please send a resume and letter of interest to Nick Calhoun at nick@gmhcn.org, or FAX (404)-687-0772


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