Certified Peer Specialist

Salary: TBD

Job Description: PreventEd is currently looking to grow our team. We are in search of a Certified Peer Specialist. The Position is supported through rural consortium efforts in Franklin County, Mo. with focus on supporting the prevention, treatment and recovery of Opioid use and other Substance use disorder through peer support services. This is a professional position under the immediate supervision of the Certified Peer Specialist Supervisor and general supervision for the Deputy Executive Director.

Location: Washington, MO

Website: https://prevented.org/

Requirements:  * High degree of maturity and emotional stability. Stable in their recovery. Current or former participant in a substance use treatment program
* High School Diploma
* Within 6 months of hire obtain, at a minimum, Certified Peer Specialist (CPS) Certification through the Missouri Credentialing Board.
* Previous training or experieince in public speaking, social services or minority relations, youth programs, planning/coordination, community organizations, or teaching preferred.
* Participate in Coalition work i.e. MO PROS

To Apply: Please Submit a resume and cover letter to: tfriedmann@prevented.org tfriedmann@prevented.org