Apalachee Center Tallahassee , FL 32301
Rate of Pay
$9.00/hr, plus shift differential
Shift: Schedule B, 7:30 am-8:00 pm, days of the week vary
High school diploma or equivalent
Certified as a Peer Specialist or eligible to obtain Peer Specialist certification.
Recognized as a Certified Recovery Peer Specialist by the Florida Certification Board and in good standing or willing to obtain such certification within six (6) months of employment.
Must posess a current and valid driver's license with no more than six (6) points and maintain Apalachee Designated Auto Driver's status if transporting consumers is part of the job assignment.
Lived experience as a consumer of mental health services; in active recovery.
Criminal background check
Department of Motor Vehicles check
Current and valid driver's license with no more than six (6) points
Employment references check
Serves as an advocate, mentor, or facilitator for resolution of issues that a client in crisis is unable to resolve on their own.
Provides education and support to clients/families presenting for crisis management to regain and maintain personal wellness and recovery.
Provides coaching on how to navigate the mental health/substance treatment system.
How to Apply
Click on the Apply button (below) to submit a completed Apalachee Center Employment Application.
Resumes, CVs, or other supplemental materials are not accepted in place of a completed Employment Application, but may be uploaded to a completed online application.
Please notify the Human Resources Department in advance if you require special disability accommodations to participate in the employment process.
Apalachee Center, Inc participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires Apalachee Center, Inc to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States. Apalachee Center, Inc. does not tolerate violence or harassment in the workplace. Apalachee Center, Inc. is an at-will employer. An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Drug-free workplace. Apalachee serves Franklin, Gadsden, Jefferson, Leon, Liberty, Madison, Taylor and Wakulla counties.