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Peer Support Specialist SMI EMPACT

La Frontera Arizona / EMPACT

San Tan, San Tan Valley, AZ

Experience Level
Entry-Level
Work Style
On-site
Opportunity Type
Full-time

This is a great opportunity for Peer Support to join our agency in our San Tan office location. Are you looking for a career to help people but do not have a degree in behavioral health? Lived experience is valuable to us as we are looking for a Peer Support Specialist. A qualified candidate will have personal experience in receiving behavioral health services, have successfully navigated through the behavioral health system, and is ready to help others on their personal journey.

The Peer Support position is a full-time position that will require some evening hours. Experience working with severely mentally ill adults and the adult system of care is required. The Peer Support position serves as a bridge to ongoing services by coordinating and monitoring RBHA/Community-based resources and facilitates the delivery of these necessary services and support. Acts as a consumer advocate assists consumers in the ISP process, and assists in crisis intervention and outreach/engagement. The goal is to provide individuals who are voluntarily and able to give informed consent, assistance in accessing services.

  • Health & Wellbeing
  • Peer Support
  • Nonprofit/NGO