Peer Support Specialist
In Reach Specialist- Peer Support Specialist
Outreach Diversion Specialist- Peer Support Specialist
Sandhills Center is a Local Management Entity-Managed Care Organization (LME-MCO) serving people in eleven counties in central North Carolina. Position provides in reach functions for individuals who have a serious mental illness or a serious and persistent mental illness (SPMI).
• The In Reach specialist will provide peer support to identified individuals regarding community based mental health services and supported housing options. Provide peer counseling and support to targeted DOJ Settlement eligibles
• The Outreach Diversion Specialist will conduct outreach activities, such as mailings, phone calls, public information sessions or community events. Provide education and referrals.
Must be certified as a North Carolina Peer Support Specialist at time of hire. Must reside in North Carolina.
Sandhills Center offers an Excellent Benefits package, including Local Government Retirement and 401k. Sandhills Center is a drug-free workplace; drug testing is required.
Sandhills Center is a Local Management Entity-Managed Care Organization (LME-MCO) serving people in eleven counties in central North Carolina. We have a robust network of providers who offer treatment and support for mental health, intellectual/developmental disabilities and substance use disorders. It is the goal of Sandhills Center to make treatment options available to those who need them, to enrich and support our Provider Network, and to contribute to the overall well-being of the communities we serve