Peer Wellness Counselor

Job: PWC Category: GeneralContact: Human ResourcesEmail: [email protected]

WJCS is currently searching for a part-time Peer Wellness Counselor to work in Mt. Vernon, NY. The Peer Wellness Counselor will provide wellness coaching, case management, and support to clinic consumers and collaterals both on and offsite. Other responsibilities include co-leading a weekly wellness group with a licensed therapist; collaborating with consumers in identifying, choosing, obtaining and keeping health and wellness related goals; provide structure and support to promote personal progress and accountability; compile and share wellness and healthy lifestyle resources for consumers and other staff or supporters; document the services provided to consumers.

The ideal candidate will have a HS diploma; two years’ experience working with people engaged in mental health recovery; and knowledge of community resources.  Computer literate and able to communicate effectively in English, both orally and in writing. 

At WJCS we value our employees, their contributions, and their growth.  We demonstrate this commitment with much more than highly competitive benefits and compensation - we show it every day in the way we work together, embracing leadership behaviors that are recognized and rewarded throughout our system.  We value you, your growth and your contributions.

If you would like to be considered for the position please send your resume with cover letter to Human Resources via email, [email protected].

Our address is 845 N. Broadway, White Plains, NY 10603 and our fax number is 914-421-9066.

Visit our home on the web at www.wjcs.com WJCS is an equal opportunity employer

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