Peer Counselor
SEA MAR 8 reviews - Bellingham, WA

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Part-time position for our Bellingham outpatient Clinic. The outpatient Certified Peer Counselor (CPC) is responsible for providing supports, education and resources services to clients in Sea Mar’s outpatient Behavioral Health sites and in the community. The CPC, under supervision, will support individuals by providing hope, encouragement, support, self-determination, and connection to the community. The CPC will help the person receiving CPC services build skills as an advocate for their needs and rights.

Required Qualifications

Be at least 21 years of age, have a GED, high school diploma or equivalent. Have or have had a primary diagnosis of mental illness. Be a current or former consumer of mental health services. Have successfully completed Peer Counseling Certification training, passed the exam and hold a certification in good standing. Interest and flexibility in a variety of person care situations: family care, youth, and adult. Peer Counseling Certification, as prescribed by WAC, must have and maintain CPR/First Aid Certification.

How to apply

If interested, please use the link to the left to download and fill out the Sea Mar Job Application; send it with a cover letter and resume to Sea Mar Community Health Centers, Attn: Jaelyn Falcone, BH Program Manager to the listed email or fax to 360-734-5298.

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8 reviews
Sea Mar Community Health Centers was organized by a group of Latino community leaders and health activists who dreamed of developing a...