Hawai`i

Peer Specialist – Part-Time

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DEPARTMENT: Therapeutic Living Programs (TLP)
LOCATION: Hilo, Hawaii
JOB TYPE: Part-Time, Weekends and On-Call/As-Needed
(If available, may lead to Full-Time position)
SALARY: $13.00/hour

DUTIES SUMMARY:
Provide supervision, peer support and transportation for clients. Assist clients with
coping skills, developing treatment plans, learning daily life skills and facilitating
peer groups. Ensure safety and security of clients and facility.
Note: This is a therapeutic living program (TLP) which runs 24 hours a day, 7 days
a week, including holidays.

EXAMPLE OF DUTIES:
Implement TLP activities to ensure development of independent living skills (i.e. budgeting, cooking skills, shopping, problem solving,
communication skills, social recreation, etc.)
Maintain security of the facility and ensure safety for all clients Implement program schedule (e.g. house meetings, task/skill and education groups)
Inspect all personal items of incoming clients and remove and store inappropriate/contraband items
Complete all records to comply with CARF standards and contract regulations/requirements
Facilitate weekly house meetings with appropriate documentation Communicate and interact with clients in a positive, constructive and empathetic manner
Demonstrate an understanding of the HIPAA and 42CFR federal laws governing the issues of Confidentiality and clients health and privacy
rights
Project a professional manner in conduct, dress and language at all times. Maintain a professional relationship with staff and consumers,
insuring boundaries and ethics are adhered to at all times
Performs other related duties as assigned JOB VACANCY:
Peer Specialist

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:Training and Experience:
High School Diploma/GED AA Degree in Human Services or related field Minimum of one (1) year experience in the field CSAC certification a plus Requirements:
Valid State of Hawaii Driver’s License with no traffic infractions within the last 3 years
Must be able to safely drive and operate 15-passenger van Tuberculosis (TB) Clearance (within the last 12 months) Medical/Physical Clearance (within the last 12 months) Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including weekends and holidays

Ability/Knowledge/Skills:
Advanced computer skills Knowledge and experience working with Electronic Health Records. Able to work with adults from diverse backgrounds. Knowledge and understanding of the nature of substance use, abuse, alcoholism and addiction.
Good verbal and written communication skills. Project a professional manner in conduct, dress and language at all times. Maintain a professional relationship with consumers, ensuring
boundaries and ethics are adhered to at all times.
If you wish to apply, please complete the Employment Application
located on our website, www.bisac.org. Once completed you may email the
completed application and your resume to: hr@bisac.com or fax to: 808-969-7375.
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DEPARTMENT: Therapeutic Living Programs (TLP)
LOCATION: Hilo, Hawaii
JOB TYPE: Part-Time, Weekends and On-Call/As-Needed
(If available, may lead to Full-Time position)
SALARY: $13.0...