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Salisbury Behavioral Health Certified Forensic Peer Specialist in Pipersville, Pennsylvania

At Salisbury Behavioral Health, empowering adults/children with behavioral health issues is key to promoting recovery with independence and dignity. Our goal is to work in partnership with individuals to empower him or her to make choices, attain life goals, build relationships, and participate within their community in the most integrated and independent manner possible. We focus on an individual’s strengths and values while providing person-centered services that are culturally competent, flexible, coordinated and accountable. While the recovery process is unique to everyone, we treat our clients with respect, dignity, courtesy and equality. For adults facing serious and complex challenges, Salisbury Behavioral Health provides the supports individuals and their families need to reach success.

Salisbury Behavioral Health is currently seeking a full-time Certified Peer Specialist (CPS) with Forensic training to provide peer support services at a spacious home for sixteen residents in Pipersville, PA. The Salisbury Behavioral Heath home is a licensed program providing residential services for people dealing with the challenges of severe and persistent mental illness. Our philosophy of care is based on recovery values and principles.

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • The Certified Forensic Peer Specialist will support residents in establishing roots in their community.

  • The Certified Forensic Peer Specialist will provide education in utilizing available community services and supports.

  • The Certified Forensic Peer Specialist will work with residents both individually and in a group setting.

  • The Certified Forensic Peer Specialist will act as a role model to persons in recovery through sharing life experience and lessons learned to inspire hope.

  • The Certified Forensic Peer Specialist will support residents in developing a WRAP (Wellness Recovery Action Plan) and will facilitate WRAP groups.

  • Familiarity with Bucks County programs and services is preferred.

Requirements

  • Valid Driver’s license

  • 2+ Year Experience working in mental health field

  • Peer Support Certification through the PA Certification Board

  • Forensic Certification

  • WRAP Seminar I and II Certification

  • Be willing to continue your education and receive certifications through the Mental Health Association of Southeastern PA.

Benefits

Eligible Salisbury Behavioral Health Employees will receive:

  • Competitive Pay, benefits (medical, dental, vision available to full time staff)

  • comprehensive Training

  • Employee Discount Program

  • Rewards Program (which allows you earn points to purchase items)

  • 401K options and accrued time off.

Salisbury Behavioral Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer

For more information about Salisbury Behavioral Health and Careers with us please visit our website: www.salisb.com

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