Peer Support Specialist


Iowa City, IA Human Services & Non-Profit
The Abbe Center for Community Mental Health is seeking a part-time employee to work as a Peer Support in our Integrated Health Home in the Iowa City area. Peer Support staff uses their own experiences in recovery from mental illness to benefit team and clients by helping to promote a culture that recognizes, understands and respects each client's point of view, experiences and preferences.

Responsibilities include: developing personalized health goals and symptom management skills with clients, accessing community resources, coordinating care and working in a team environment.

Qualifications: Dependable, Strong Telephone and Computer Skills, Enthusiastic and Excellent People Skills, Team Player.

Additional Qualifications: Must be willing to self-disclose about your personal mental health recovery experience. Must have completed or agree to complete a state sanctioned peer support specialist training no later than 6 months after one's start date

Requires an Iowa driver’s license, pre-employment drug screen, criminal background and driving record checks required. AbbeHealth and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity Employers.

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Job ID: 69633

Posted 22 days ago

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