| On Location / In Office
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Provides support for clients and works collaboratively with Case Managers in Housing First models to help individuals with serious mental illness and/or substance use disorders maintain housing after experiencing chronic homelessness. Portfolio is TBA, could be a combination of multiple program teams, mix of congregate site and scattered site. Builds rapport, acts as a role model, and empowers clients to move forward. Works closely with the team to link clients to services and help navigate and access SOAR Disability benefits when appropriate. May facilitate life skills groups and social activities. Records services and notes in HMIS and EPIC (electronic health records). HS Diploma or GED preferred. Computer skills essential. For Peer Recovery Specialists or Community Health Workers, active certification from TCBAP strongly preferred. PRS candidates ideally have lived experience in recovery for substance use with 5+ years of sustained recovery. Prior experience with clients experiencing homelessness ideal. Must have TX driver’s license with 3-year safe driving history.