A Division of Park West
SR Program Counselor
Full Time, 80 Hours Per Pay Period, Day Shift
Position Summary: Program Counselor assists students in clarifying and achieving their recovery goals which may include returning to work, continuing their formal education or seeking volunteer work. Program counselors teach skill building courses which support the recovery needs of persons with severe and persistent mental illness. Program counselors maintain weekly progress notes, attend treatment team meetings and help foster a collaborative and supportive, recovery environment in a psycho educational setting. In addition it is expected that all program counselors support fellow staff members in delivering services and support to the students enrolled in the REC program.
Minimum Education:Peer Support Specialist Training in an approved Peer Support Training program.
Minimum Experience: No less than six months employment in behavioral health services. Must be a peer support specialist, or qualify as a 'peer' meaning, they have been a recipient of mental health services and have been actively 'in recovery' for a minimum of three years.
Licensure Requirement: Employee must have a valid Tennessee driver’s license Class D with an “F” endorsement, OR a Class “A”. Employee must have state mandated minimum insurance coverage. Driving record must meet Covenant Health minimum standards at the date of hire and throughout employment tenure.
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