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Monday, 09 December 2019

Jobs With the Western Mass RLC

For All Jobs:
Resume and cover letter should be submitted by Monday, January 2nd to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
The cover letter should include confirmation that you meet the requirements below.
Applications without cover letters may be discarded.
 
Per Diem Advocate, all areas
 
Join the RLC team and support one or more parts of our community including Greenfield, Holyoke, and/or Springfield centers, our Peer Respite in Northampton, our Housing work in the Springfield area, and beyond. Offer peer-to-peer support, share knowledge of local resources, and more. Personal experience living through trauma, psychiatric diagnosis, homelessness, addiction and/or a variety of other life challenges required.
 
Bilingual/Bicultural (English/Spanish) a big plus! Understanding and commitment to examining and healing systemic oppression related to racism, gender, psychiatric diagnosis, etc., a must! Relevant trainings (Intentional Peer Support, Certified Peer Specialist, Alternatives to Suicide, etc.) a plus. AA/EOE.
 
Bridger in Hampden and Hampshire Counties, 20 hours per week.
 
Facilitate groups in local short-term psychiatric hospital units, connect with individuals one-to-one, and support them to transition from hospital back to community. Flexibility to engage around what meets someone’s needs in the moment is key, and may include anything from attending a treatment team meeting with them, to visiting local resources together, to facilitating introductions to others in community, and more. Personal experience living through trauma, psychiatric diagnosis, homelessness, addiction and/or a variety of other life challenges required.
 
Access to a reliable vehicle that you are able to use for work purposes also required. Personal experience being hospitalized on a psychiatric unit strongly preferred. Bilingual/Bicultural (English/Spanish) a big plus! Understanding and commitment to examining and healing systemic oppression related to racism, gender, psychiatric diagnosis, etc., a must! Relevant trainings (Intentional Peer Support, Certified Peer Specialist, Alternatives to Suicide, etc.) a plus. AA/EOE.
 
For All Jobs:
Resume and cover letter should be submitted by Monday, January 2nd to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
The cover letter should include confirmation that you meet the requirements above.
Applications without cover letters may be discarded.

 

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