Certified Peer Specialist
Client Support Worker 1 - SOC0208
Posting Date: Mar 7, 2017 - Closing Date: Mar 21, 2017
Primary Location: GA-Henry Other Locations:
Number of Openings: 1
Job: Social Services
Shift: Day Job
Oversee day-to-day operations of outpatient Peer Support facility. Assist in organizing and facilitating peer groups. Complete progress notes on a caseload of approximately 30 individuals in a timely, accurate, and concise manner. Provide direct services to individuals and their families by assisting individuals in gaining control of their recovery through modeling of personal responsibility, competency, and hope for recovery.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Certified in the state of Georgia as a Peer Specialist. Certified CPRP or willingness/ability to complete CPRP certification process within 6 months of assignment. Computer skills required and experience working with electronic health records is a plus.
TB testing and a fingerprint based background check of the Georgia and Federal Criminal History Record Database will be required upon appointment.
For more information about this position, contact:
770-358-5252 ext 11623
In order to be considered, you MUST fax a State of Georgia Application to 770-898-7462.
A State of Georgia Application can be downloaded at http://team.georgia.gov/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/State_Application-Standard-3.3.15.pdf
High school diploma or GED AND any combination of training and experience, which would have enabled the applicant to acquire the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities. Note: Some positions may require a valid driver's license.