Job Title: Peer Mentor
FLSA Status: Salary; Hourly Non-Exempt
Work Location: Broome County (Vestal) with travel to assist in Cortland, Deleware and Otsego Counties in NY State - 1 position
Work Schedule: Mon-Fri hours will vary
Reports To: Regional Manager
Clear Path for Veterans, Inc. (CPV or Clear Path), is Upstate New York’s Veteran Resource Center serving as a hub of information, programs and services for Veterans and their families. The Peer Support Manager is responsible for assisting Veterans with integrating back into their community by connecting them with programs and services that will accomplish holistic warrior care. This position provides emotional support and referrals for Veterans who are in crisis or going through problematic situations. The incumbent of this position also functions as a positive role model for all Veterans. The Peer Support Manager works to identify and connect Veterans with programs and services on the medical center campus and to existing resources within the community.
Peer Support Primary Functions
Outreach Primary Functions
Education and Experience Requirements
Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities Needed to Perform Effectively in the Position
Job-related Physical Abilities Needed in Order to Perform the Job in a Satisfactory Manner
Must be able to lift a maximum of thirty-five (35) pounds. Ability to drive and travel in all types of weather conditions. May sit or stand for long periods of time. Manual dexterity sufficient for constant use of computer keyboard and other office equipment. Vision sufficient for frequent use of computer monitor; to read and develop paperwork.
All applicants must submit a cover letter and should apply through the following: https://clearpath4vets.talentnest.com/en/posting/107927/location/133755
Only qualified applicants with a cover letter and complete resume will be contacted for further consideration.