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PEER SUPPORT SPECIALIST in Indianapolis, IN at Eskenazi Health

Date Posted: 5/19/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/19/2019

Job Description

Organization: HHC

Marion County Public Health Department is an organization that celebrates diversity, and seeks to employ a diverse workforce. We actively encourage all individuals to apply for employment and to seek advancement opportunities. Marion County Public Health Department also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities as required by law. For additional questions please contact us at: hrmail@hhcorp.org.

Position Summary:

The Peer Support Specialist will transport and staff the mobile unit as well as any free-standing SSAS clinics, providing sterile syringes and other harm reduction supplies, written and verbal education, and referral information for the clients at SSAS.

Qualifications:

  • Education/Licensure/Certifications/Experience:
  • Skills and knowledge acquired through completion of high school or equivalent
  • Extensive knowledge of the principles of harm reduction
  • At least one full year of recovery and stability (if former user)
  • Data entry experience
  • Valid Indiana driver’s license and access to vehicle for frequent in-county travel.  Must meet the “Driver Requirements” as stated in the Health and Hospital Corporation, “Vehicle/Driver Safety Program Policy 200-1”.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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