Position Available:
Peer Navigator

POSITION TITLE:

Peer Navigator


REPORTS TO:

Impact Director


PART-TIME POSITOIN       

20 hours/week
Due to confidentiality and equipment, this position is not remote.


COMPENSATION:

$15-$18/hr, no benefits


RESPONSABILITIES:

  • Maintain an appropriate standard of confidentiality by strictly following all policies.
  • Take incoming calls and emails while at work in the office.
  • Respond in a timely manner as a peer to phone calls, text messages, emails and/or in-person inquiries about mental health resources and support from community members.
  • Record and collect confidential data on these interactions in a timely manner.
  • Keep Community Mental Health Resource Guide and online resource directory updated.
  • Attend monthly Community Resource Roundups.
  • Responsible for curating and sending out Monthly Updates through Mailchimp.
  • Be able to take direction from the Impact Director.
  • Serve as an ambassador for mental health resources and CONNECT Summit County.
  • Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Debe ser alguien que haya vivido o se esté recuperando de una  enfermedad mental, o  haya  sido  miembro de  familia y / o cuidador principal de una persona con una enfermedad mental
  • Fluidez en español
  • Estar certificado o estar dispuesto a obtener la certificación en apoyo de pares o apoyo de pares familiares.
  • Saber utilizar el correo electrónico, realizar búsquedas en Internet y ser capaz de utilizar un sistema sencillo de recopilación de datos / hoja de cálculo. 
  • Debe poder mantener una estricta confidencialidad y seguir todas las leyes HIPPA
  • Tener buenos límites y no ofrecerá más servicios de apoyo entre pares en este puesto de los contratados en el PROTOCOLO DE SERVICIOS DE NAVEGACIÓN DE PARES del CONNECT Summit County.

This is a non-exempt position.


To be considered, please send a cover letter describing your lived experiences along with your resume to Wendy O’Leary at [email protected].

We are always in need of wonderful volunteers who are dedicated to mental health. Please email us at [email protected] for more information.

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