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Mentor (Mental Health Peer Support for Teens)


Part-Time | Remote

$20 - $25/hr.

Somethings is on a mission to end the youth mental health crisis. We’re building the future of mental wellness care specifically for GenZ and we’re looking for 20-28 year olds to be mentors and to help us enable 1 million teens to live better lives.

What we’re seeking

We’re looking for empathetic young adults ages 20-28 who want to help support the next generation in feeling their best. As a Somethings Mentor, you will be able to help teenagers navigate the difficulties of their adolescent years and enable them to live their happiest, healthiest, life.

Key qualifications

  • 20 years old or older
  • Overcome a major life experience and have a deep passion for helping others.
  • Have some experience working in crisis intervention and deescalation
  • Enrolled in or completed a 4 year college
  • Are willing to share your personal story and live experiences
  • Fluent in English
  • Highly organized

See expectations below for more

What we offer you

  • Free initial training & certification as a Certified Peer Specialist, with further educational opportunities
  • A meaningful role where you use your own lived experience to help others
  • $20 per hour for 25 hours a week.
    • Mon-Thurs: 5pm-10pm EST
    • Fri: 5-7pm EST
    • Sun: 4-7pm EST
    • Plus a few days off each month
  • Flexible working location (remote support sessions)
  • Relevant work experience for future jobs in mental health and other fields
  • Incredible experiences working directly with teens in crisis

Expectations & Requirements

To become a Mentor, you are required to be certified as a Peer Specialist in the State of NY. You do not need to be a resident in NY to obtain the NY training or certification, and you do not need to be within the state to work for Somethings. This is an entirely remote position.

So what do you say? Want to join us?

Somethings is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Posted On: June 7, 2024

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