Collaborative Support Programs of NJ (CSPNJ), a peer led not-for-profit organization, has a vacancies for Housing Skills Facilitators for a supported housing program in Paterson, NJ. The positions are full-time with benefits and includes weekends. Responsibility: Housing Skills Facilitator works collaboratively with persons served, recently released from the psychiatric hospital, to develop and enhance living skills necessary for full community participation. Housing Skills Facilitator should model and teach living skills and assist individuals in setting and achieving personal recovery and wellness goals. Candidate must have good listening and motivational skills to effectively engage persons served and create a positive sense of community in shared housing.
Qualifications: Bachelors in Social Work or related field –OR- equivalent combination of education and work experience. Excellent written and verbal skills, strong assessment skills and organizational skills are a must. Ability to manage crisis; strong computer skills; valid NJ drivers ‘license and acceptable driving record is required. Knowledge of psychiatric rehabilitation model preferred. Individuals working through their own recovery are strongly encouraged to apply. Excellent benefits package including 6 weeks of paid time off. APPLY HERE