Telecare Corporation Peer Recovery Coach (Short-Hour PM/Sun-Mon) - Behavioral Health Program 255 in Federal Way, Washington

Founded in 1965, Telecare is a rapidly growing mental health care company dedicated to making a difference for our clients, the community, and our employees. We offer an array of mental health services to adults with serious mental illness. We partner with public sector entities and behavioral health organizations, and have over 122 programs and over 3,510 employees across the country. And we're growing all the time! When you work at Telecare, you help to empower thousands of individuals every day in their journeys of recovery. As a member of the Telecare family, Telecare operates the King County Evaluation & Treatment (E&T) Facility as a licensed 16-bed facility providing 24/7 intensive inpatient psychiatric treatment for individuals experiencing a mental health crisis. Individuals age 18 years or older who meet medical necessity criteria will be admitted on a voluntary or involuntary basis. Employment Status: Short-Hour .4 Shift: PM Days: Sunday - Monday POSITION SUMMARY The Peer Recovery Coach engages, inspires, and facilitates meaningful conversations with members served that assist the members to explore, create, and meet their own recovery goals. Peer Recovery Coaches provide consultation to the team to promote and reinforce Telecare's Recovery Culture as defined by the Telecare Recovery Centered Clinical System (RCCS) in which each member's point of view and preferences are recognized, understood, respected, and integrated into services and self-help programming. Additionally, Peer Recovery Coaches respond to critical situations with high-level engagement and de-escalation skills which support a least restrictive environment for members served experiencing an emergency related to a mental health/addiction challenge. QUALIFICATIONS Required: • High School Diploma or GED required • Certified Peer Specialist and/or completed Peer Support Training • Two (2) years or part-time equivalent of experience supporting members served with behavioral health challenges • Experience as a beneficiary of the public Behavioral Health system of care • Must be at least 18 years of age • Must be CPR, Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI), and First Aid certified on date of employment or within 60 days of employment and maintain current certification throughout employment • All opportunities at Telecare are contingent upon successful completion and receipt of acceptable results of the applicable post-offer physical examination, 2-step PPD test for tuberculosis, acceptable criminal background clearances, excluded party sanctions, and degree or license verification. If the position requires driving, valid driver's license, a motor vehicle clearance and proof of auto insurance is required at time of employment and must be maintained throughout employment. Additional regulatory, contractual, or local requirements may apply Preferred: • Demonstrated ability to perform at a consistently high level as a support worker in a healthcare field • Bilingual/Bicultural a plus ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS • Demonstrates the Telecare mission, purpose, values and beliefs in everyday language and contact with internal and external stakeholders • Draws upon own personal recovery experience with mental/addiction challenges as a basis for engagement as a peer with members served and to validate members' own lived experiences • Consistently utilizes recovery language and a strength-based approach to assist members served to reach their fullest potential • Participates in the planning, organization and co-facilitation of Recovery Centered Clinical Service (RCCS) materials, self-help and recovery education groups • Provides education and expertise from the perspective of a person with liv