Competencies: Organizational and time management. Ability to establish rapport and to assist peers to identify his or her own needs (i.e.,self-care skills, social skills, independent living skills, medication management, health- mental and somatic, entitlements, and vocational)
Education: High school Diploma required. CertifiedPeer Support Workers and Certified Wellness Recovery Specialists preferred or BA/BS in Human Service and/or related work experience. Additional certifications/trainings required (or provided during orientation, or shortly thereafter)
Language and Communication Skills:Good oral and written communication.
Technical Skills: CPR/First Aid, Infection Control, Food Safety and Handling, and Crisis Intervention/Suicidal Protocol. A current, valid driver's license, proof of auto insurance (which meets minimum MD state requirements).