Behavioral Health: Certified Peer Specialist-Career Center

Certified Peer Specialist-Career Center for our Norristown and Abington offices.
We are looking for a Certified Peer Specialist to join our growing multifaceted Peer Support Team (PST). As a member of our team you would provide recovery oriented services for adults 18 years and older with serious mental health and/or co-occurring challenges. We are looking for an energetic person to join our team with lived experience. As a member of our PST you will provide support and assistance to individuals pursuing educational or vocational goals.

This is a Full-time, salaried position with great benefits.  Hours 8:30-4:30 M-F

Brief Description of Duties:

  • Model partnership in Recovery with all Central consumers, staff and all persons with whom contact is made, as a Central employee.
  • Model the understanding that the Peer Specialist is an equal member of the “team” that partners with program participants, staff and others in the process of recovery. 
  • Engage individuals to help them understand and access the supports available to them as part of a community based program. 
  • Help individuals identify their goals, and steps to meet their goals while imparting hope through the sharing of your personal recovery experience.
  • Responsible for completing required documentation.
  • Assist individuals with career/educational search and develop strategies to maintain health and wellness.


 Requirements:

  • High School diploma/GED – Associates or Bachelors preferred
  • Must hold Current State Board Certified Peer Specialist certification 
  • Driver’s license with clean record is required.
  • Strong computer skills
  • Participate in required career center training

**Central Behavioral Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Care Provider

Contact Toni Ryan at 610) 277-4600 x162 or [email protected]