Position: Peer Support Counselor
Location: Philadelphia Pioneer Corps; 1920 East Allegheny Street
Availability of Position: Immediate
Schedule: Full-Time; 30 hours per week, 7.5/day ,Tuesday through Friday, some flexibility to meet program needs
Reporting Relationship: Pioneer Corps Officers
Salary Grade: $ 13.75 per hour 73 Non-Exempt
The Salvation Army is hiring and offers truly excellent benefit package to eligible employees including:
The Peer Support Counselor (PSC) is charged with pursuing the goals of The Salvation Army’s Opioid Prevention and Treatment Program to prevent opioid overdose deaths. This program, funded by the Independence Blue Cross Foundation for one year, is housed at the Pioneer Corps. The PSC will focus on the goals of prevention through the provision of intensive case management services to participants and their families, and treatment by assisting participants to access detoxification and treatment programs. The PSC is responsible for recruitment of participants, goal planning, service/treatment linkage, monitoring and follow-up. The PSC will facilitate SELF groups for participants and their families with the goal of developing community champions to sustain support groups in the Kensington community.
Contact: Please email your resume along with a cover letter including salary requirements to: Susan_Brotherton@use.salvationarmy.org
Or you may apply for this position by submitting your resume and cover letter online. Current Salvation Army Employees can apply online at http://internal-usesalvationarmy.icims.com. Prospective employees can apply online at http://careers.salvationarmy.org.
No Phone Calls Please.
Released by the Divisional Human Resources Department on September 11, 2018
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
The Salvation Army will not hire any applicant for employment if the criminal background check reveals a conviction (or a guilty plea or plea of nolo contendre) for any sexual or violent crime. This policy is intended to help ensure safety in Salvation Army workplaces.
The Salvation Army’s Mission Statement
The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church.
Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God.
Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ
and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
Requisition No. 870