Office/Agency: 
Queen of Peace Center
Position Description: 

Queen of Peace Center has an opportunity for a full-time Peer Specialist. Queen of Peace Center is a family-centered behavioral healthcare provider for women with addiction, their children and families. The gender focused female recovery center provides a variety of treatment options to women with co-occurring disorders and those affected by trauma.

Position Summary:
Provides recovery support services, recovery mentoring and coaching to individuals in substance abuse recovery.

Recovery Mentoring/Coaching:
• Serve as a role model to a consumer in recovery
• Establish and maintain a peer relationship
• Teach life skills
• Assure consumers know their rights and responsibilities
• Teach consumers how to self-advocate

Recovery Support Services:
• Help the consumer identify options to achieve recovery goals
• Help the consumer develop problem solving skills
• Help the consumer access the services of substance abuse professionals when needed to sustain their recovery
• Help a consumer identify their strengths and how to use those strengths to maintain recovery

Qualifications:
• Minimum of High School Diploma or GED
• At least two years clean
• Ability to manage time well and finish tasks in an efficient manner
• Demonstrates leadership and professionalism

Contact Details: 

For immediate consideration, please send resume and cover letter including salary requirements to qopchr@ccstl.org, attention: Toni Muhammad.