| On Location / In Office
$20 - $20/hr.
THIS POSITION IS OFFERING A $1,000 SIGN ON BONUS
The Youth Peer Support Services worker will be an integral part of the Children and Family Treatment Support Services (CFTSS) Program and will participate in supportive, recreational and educational activities offered to youth and families. This position will represent the interests of youth with emotional and behavioral challenges in a variety of public forums and advisory groups, work to engage youth in planning their own care and having their voice heard and comply with New York State Office of Mental Health regulations.
The Youth Peer Support Services Worker will be a young adult who has had emotional and/or behavioral challenges and experience receiving services from the children’s mental health or other child-serving systems. A high school diploma is required; related experience is preferred. A valid NYS driver’s license is required and the ability to speak Spanish is preferred.