Peer Support Specialist/Assister

Champion Team
Job Description
Champion Team
Job Announcement

January 3, 2019
About Champion Team
Champion Team is a non-profit organization run and operated by peers that are committed to fostering recovery by providing a safe place and services for adults that self-identify with mental diversity and co-occurring challenges.
Our employees enjoy a casual work environment, opportunities for development and a real chance to make a difference.
Job Title
Peer Support Specialist/Assister   
McMinnville, OR
Full Time Position    
Salary: TBD
In collaboration with the Executive Director, the Peer Support Specialist/Assister will be working with the Capital Dental pilot dental clinic and the public to promote the dental program, schedule appointments, make reminder calls, confirm OHP status and eligibility as well as providing peer support, attending community meetings and being responsible for social media.
  • Promoting and scheduling appointments for the dental program, making reminder calls, assisting people throughout their dental journey.
  • Assisting new and existing OHP members sign up for coverage, reapply, answer questions regarding coverage and troubleshoot issues that may come up with OHP.
  • Provide peer support as needed.
  • Attend assigned community meetings.
  • Responsible for social media posts and management.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Must have completed Peer Support Specialist training and be registered with the State and be qualified to obtain Assister Certification.
  • Must maintain current Oregon driver’s license and insurance.  Must have reliable transportation.
  • High School diploma or equivalent preferred but not required.
  • Basic computer skills – Microsoft Office Software, able to manage social media accounts and ability to learn new computer systems.
How to Apply
  • Applicants should send a resume and cover letter outlining how they meet the specific requirements of the position to heather.championteam@gmail.com by January 30, 2019
  • While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.
  • Please note the selected candidate will be required to submit to criminal records check.
Contact Information