PEER BRIDGER –ADULT HOME INITIATIVE
Community Access

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Post Date: Oct 17, 2019
Job Type: Full Time
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Location: US - New York - Queens & Bronx
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Description
The Peer Bridger works to develop mentoring and supportive relationships with NYC Adult Home Residents, promoting connection and hope in an independent future in Supported Housing. The Peer Bridger engages residents in peer-based services to identify and overcome barriers to housing transition, addressing questions and fears, while building self-advocacy and systems-navigation skills.

Skills
•        Recipient/survivor of mental health services
•        Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent (GED)
•        Strong understanding and practice of peer support, recovery, wellness and related services
•        Possess strong engagement, and oral and written communication, skills
•        Ability to work as part of the team
•        Ability to travel and work afternoons, evenings and weekends
•        Ability to utilize various computer programs, specifically Microsoft Word and Excel


Notes
See online at :
https://www.communityaccess.org/careers
for full job duties & requirements.



Contact Details

URL: https://www.communityaccess.org/careers