Description Collaborative Support Programs of NJ (CSPNJ), a behavioral health nonprofit that is peer led, has part-time Wellness Provider for a Wellness Center on the grounds of Greystone Psychiatric Hospital based in Morris Plains, NJ. Position is part-time for up to 20 hours per week and may include weekends. Responsibilities: Provides individual and group peer support, socialization and recreational activities at the wellness center located on the grounds of Psychiatric Hospital. Wellness Provider works with other wellness provider(s) to run day-to-day operations of the center, under the supervision of the Community Liaison. Helps coordinate with hospital staff as needed and assists with community relations and other related activities.
Qualifications: High School diploma with 2 years’ work experience in the mental health field or equivalent. Must possess excellent people skills; basic computer skills. Valid NJ drivers’ license and acceptable driving record is required.
Skills Knowledge of psychiatric rehabilitation model preferred. Individuals working through their own recovery and who have received mental health services are strongly encouraged to apply.
Notes Lived Experience: CSPNJ prioritizes hiring people who have been trained to use their own life experience dealing with mental health or substance use challenges to inspire and support others.