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Bronx
Temporary Staff at Bronx Psychiatric Hospital
(COVID Assistance)
New York State Office of Mental Health
(Posted 3/28/20)

Current Openings

In alphabetical order by employer
(Updated monthly)

All Locations
Temporary positions
2020 Census Bureau
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Bronx
Peer Specialist

Acacia Network
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Bronx
Certified Recovery Peer Advocate (CRPA)

Acacia Network
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Middletown
Peer Specialist
(HCBS)
Access
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Monticello
Peer Specialist
(supported housing) (part time)
Access
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Syracuse
Peer Support Specialist
AccessCNY, Inc.
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Syracuse
Peer Support – Crisis Respite
(full time)
Peer Support – Crisis Respite
(part time)
AccessCNY, Inc.
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Peer Program Specialist
ACMH
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Plattsburgh
Corrections Health Specialist
Alliance for Positive Health
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Schenectady
Community Health Specialist
Alliance for Positive Health
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Albany
Client Support Specialist
Alliance for Positive Health
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Bronx
Engagement Specialist (HCBS)
Argus Community
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Onondaga County
Transition Specialist
ARISE
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Onondaga County
Independent Living Specialist (ILS)
Rapid Transition Housing Grade 5
ARISE
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Brooklyn
Peer Bridger:
Project Re-Entry
Baltic Street AEH
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Brooklyn
Peer Bridger:
OMH Adult Home Project
Baltic Street AEH
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Manhattan
Behavioral Health Peer Specialist
Beacon Health
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Buffalo
Residential Support Specialist
BestSelf Behavioral Health
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Buffalo
Peer Specialist
BestSelf Behavioral Health
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Plattsburgh
Peer Engagement Specialist
BHSN
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Morrisonville
Care Coordinator
BHSN
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Peer Specialist
BRC
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Bronx
Employment Specialist
BronxWorks
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Brooklyn
Certified Peer Specialist
Bridging Access to Care
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Bronx
Peer Outreach Worker
Brightpoint Health
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Bronx
Peer Adherence Educator
Brightpoint Health
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Brooklyn
Mural Arts Project, Peer Specialist
Brooklyn Community Services
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Brooklyn
Peer Specialist & Workshop Facilitator
Brooklyn Community Services
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Queens
Housing Specialist
CAMBA
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Peer Specialist/Homeless Services
Care for the Homeless
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Bronx
Peer Specialist/Client Escort
Care for the Homeless
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Peer Specialist – IMT
CASES
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Manhattan
Peer Specialist – Forensic ACT Team
CASES
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Manhattan
Peer Specialist – ACT Team
CASES
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Bohemia
Certified Recovery Peer Advocate
Catholic Charities
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Rochester
Care Coordinator
Catholic Charities
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Albany
Syringe Service Program Specialist
Catholic Charities
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Canandaigua
Peer Support Specialist
Catholic Charities
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Bath
Peer Advocate
Catholic Charities
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Mount Morris
Peer Navigator (HCBS)
Catholic Charities
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Brooklyn and Queens
Peer Advocate Bridger
Catholic Charities of Brooklyn and Queens
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Cortland County
Program Manager
To apply
Catholic Charities of Cortland County
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Rochester
Restart Residential Associate(full time)
Restart Residential Associate
(part time)
Restart Residential Associate (per diem)

Catholic Family Center
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Bronx
Fair Futures Coach
Cayuga Centers
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Rochester
Education and Outreach Specialist
Center for Disability Rights
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Utica
Multiple Recovery Openings
Center for Family Life and Recovery, Inc.
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Peer Specialist
Center for Urban Community Services (CUCS)
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Clinical Supervisor (IMT)
Center for Urban Community Services (CUCS)
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New Rochelle
Client Care Coordinator – Peer Self Help Program
CHOICE of New Rochelle, Inc.
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Syracuse
Peer Specialist
(full time)
Circare
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Utica
Peer Specialist
CNY Services
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Syracuse
Peer Specialist (OMH) (part time)
CNY Services
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Mental Health Peer Supervisor
Community Access
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Bronx
Service Coordinator
Community Access
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Bronx
Harm Reduction Specialist
Community Access
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Manhattan
Housing Counselor
(full time)

Community Access
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Manhattan
Housing Counselor
(part time, evenings)

Community Access
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Manhattan
Housing Counselor
(per diem)

Community Access
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Bronx
Housing Counselor
(part time, evening/weekend shift)

Community Access
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Bronx
Housing Counselor
(per diem)

Community Access
(Posted 3/28/20)

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New York City
Youth Advocate
Community Access
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Family Advocate
Community Access
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Manhattan
Respite Worker
Community Access
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Senior Respite Worker
Community Access
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Peer Bridger
Community Access
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Peer Bridger (per diem)
Community Access
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Brooklyn
Peer Specialist (per diem)
Concern for Independent Living
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Brooklyn
Peer Specialist (HCBS)
Concern for Independent Living
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Syracuse
Mental Health Specialist
Coordinated Care Services, Inc. (CCSI)
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Syracuse
Family Specialist
Coordinated Care Services, Inc. (CCSI)
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Newburgh
Peer Engagement Specialist
Cornerstone Family Healthcare
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Carmel
Certified Recovery Peer Advocate
CoveCare Center
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Hauppauge
Peer Specialist
(Home Base – Intensive)

EAC Network
(Posetd 3/28/20)

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Brooklyn
Peer Recovery Support Specialist
(Offender Reentry Program)

EAC Network
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Hauppauge
Peer Specialist (part time)
(Alternatives for Youth) 
EAC Network
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Buffalo
Peer Specialist
Endeavor Health Services
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Old Bethpage
Peer Support Specialist
(Mobile Residential Support Team)

Family Residences and Essential Enterprises
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Old Bethpage
Peer Support Specialist
(Terry’s Place PROS)

Family Residences and Essential Enterprises
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Old Bethpage
Peer Support Specialist
(OMH Housing)

Family Residences and Essential Enterprises
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Haupaggue
Peer Specialist
Family Service League
(Verified 3/27/20)

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White Plains
Family Support Specialist (Bilingual)
Family Ties of Westchester, Inc.
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Kingston
Peer Specialist
Gateway Community Industries
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Glens Falls
Family Support Specialist
Glens Falls Hospital
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Astoria
Program Manager (Day Services)
Goodwill Industries
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Program Manager
Goodwill Industries
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Brentwood
Peer Specialist
Federation of Organizations
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Queens
Peer Specialist – FACT Team
Federation of Organizations
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Brentwood
Peer Specialist
– Scattered Site Supportive Housing

Federation of Organizations
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Outreach Coordinator
gmhc
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Overdose Prevention Specialist
Goodwill Industries of Greater NY and Northern NJ
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Ambassador
(Volunteer Position) 
HelpNYC
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Amityville
Peer Recovery Advocate/Specialist
Hope for Youth
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Rochester
Housing Specialist
Housing Options Made Easy
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Olean
Housing Specialist
Housing Options Made Easy
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Brooklyn
Outreach Specialist
Housing Works
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Mamaroneck
Certified Peer Specialist
Human Development Services of Westchester
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Rochester
Peer Support Specialist (HCBS)
Ibero-American Action League
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Middletown
Hospital Diversion Specialist
Independent Living
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Newburgh
Peer Recovery Specialist
Independent Living
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Monticello
Independent Living Skills Specialist
Independent Living
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Brooklyn
Peer Specialist
Peer Counselor
Peer Engagement Specialist

Peer Engagement Specialist (Temporary)
ICL
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Young Adult Peer Mentor
Jericho Project
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City Area
Peer Engagement Specialist
Lantern Community Services
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Ozone Park
Peer Engagement Specialist
Lantern Community Services
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Syracuse
Peer Specialist
Liberty Resources
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Madison County
Peer Specialist
Liberty Resources
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Cayuga County
Peer Specialist
Liberty Resources
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Oneida
Peer Specialist
Liberty Resources
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Oswego
Peer Specialist 
Liberty Resources
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Cortland
Family Peer Support Specialist
Liberty Resources
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Yaphank
Peer Specialist
Maryhaven Center of Hope
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Port Jefferson Station
Peer Specialist
Maryhaven Center of Hope
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Hudson
Certified Peer Specialist

Mental Health Association of Columbia-Greene Counties, Inc.
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Hempstead
Peer Specialist / Mail Courier (per diem)

Mental Health Association of Nassau County
(Verified 3/27/20)

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White Plains
WRN-E Recovery Specialist (full time)
Mental Health Association of Westchester County, Inc.
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Tarrytown
Peer Support Specialist (HCBS)
Mental Health Association of Westchester County, Inc.
(Verified 3/27/20)

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White Plains
Recovery Specialist (INSET)
Mental Health Association of Westchester County, Inc.
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Rockland County
Compeer
Volunteer Opportunity*
(*Can be applied toward work experience for certification)
MHA Rockland
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Ulster County
Peer Specialist (ACT Team) 
MHA Ulster County
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Utica
Family Services Manager
Mohawk Valley Community Action Agency, Inc.
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Bronx
Outreach Specialist
Montefiore Medical Center
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Brooklyn
Peer Recovery Specialist (MWRAP)
NADAP
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Queens
Peer Specialist
New Horizon Counseling Center
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Queens
Peer Specialist
(Supervised Release Program)
NYC Criminal Justice Agency
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Supervising Case Manager
NYC Criminal Justice Agency
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Supervisor CSPOA
New York City Dept. of Mental Health and Hygiene
(Posted 3/28/20)

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New York City
Sr. Director Neighborhood Behavioral Health and Resiliency
New York City Dept. of Mental Health and Hygiene
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Peer Specialist
New York City Dept. of Mental Health and Hygiene
(Posted 3/28/20)

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New York City
Program Specialist
New York City Dept. of Mental Health and Hygiene
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Community Linkages Specialist
New York City Dept. of Mental Health and Hygiene
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Peer Counselor
NYC Health+Hospitals
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Peer Counselor Level 2
NYC Health+Hospitals
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Peer Counselor Level 1
(Queens Hospital Center)
NYC Health+Hospitals
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Peer Counselor Level 2 (Coney Island)
Peer Counselor Level 2 (Jacobi)
NYC Health+Hospitals
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Bronx
Temporary Staffing
NYS Office of Mental Health
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Albany
Adult Home Project Director
Adult Home Project Coordinator
NYS Office of Mental Health
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Glen Oaks
Peer Advocate (per diem)
Northwell Health
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Lakawanna
Family Peer Specialist
Family Peer Specialist (HSCB)
OLV Human Services
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Corning
Peer Specialist (relief hours)
Pathways
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Brooklyn
Peer Navigator, Care Coordinator
Postgraduate Center for Mental Health
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Homeless In-Reach Peer Specialist
Project Find
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Vocational Counselor
Project Renewal
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Peer Specialist
(The Support and Connection Center)
Project Renewal
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Utica
Peer Support Specialist
RCIL
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Oneonta
Care Coordinator
Rehabilitation Support Services, Inc. (RSS)
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Schoharie County
(Multiple Positions)
Rehabilitation Support Services, Inc. (RSS)
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Queens
AOT Peer Case Monitor
Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene
(Posted 3/28/20)

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New York City 
Family Engagement Specialist
Research Foundation of the City University of New York
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Supervising Health Educator
Ryan Health
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Queens/Brooklyn
Peer Specialist
Samaritan Daytop
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Brooklyn
Peer Specialist
Samaritan Daytop
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Brooklyn / Bronx
Peer Specialist
Samaritan Daytop
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Bronx
Certified Peer Counselor
Samaritan Daytop
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Westchester
Peer Specialist
Certified Peer Specialist
St. Vincent’s Hospital
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Staten Island
Peer Specialist
St. Vincent’s Hospital
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Brooklyn
Youth Coach

SCO Family of Services
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Ogdensburg
Peer Engagement Specialist
Seaway Valley Prevention Council
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Brooklyn
Peer Specialist
Services for the Underserved
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Outreach Specialist
Services for the Underserved
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Brooklyn
Respite Specialist
Services for the Underserved
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Bronx
Peer Specialist
Services for the Underserved
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Bronx
Youth Development Specialist
Sheltering Arms Children and Family Services
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Binghamton
Peer Support Specialist
Southern Tier Independent Living Center
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Warsaw
Peer Specialist
Peer Specialist II
Spectrum Human Services
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Mental Health Aide
START Treatment and Recovery Center
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Bronx
Peer Specialist – Residential Services
The Bridge, Inc.
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Certified Peer Specialist
The Bridge, Inc.
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
HCBS Specialist – Outpatient Services
The Bridge, Inc.
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Peer Specialists
The Educational Alliance
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Peer Service Coordinator
The Educational Alliance
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Peer Specialist
The Educational Alliance
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Peer Community Health Worker
The Fortune Society
(Posted 3/28/20)

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New York City
Recovery Peer Specialist
The Fortune Society
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Mount Vernon
Employment Specialist (ACT Team)
The Guidance Center
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Mount Vernon
Certified Peer Specialist (ACT Team)
The Guidance Center
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Peer Specialist
Peer Specialist
(part time)

The Jewish Board
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Manhattan
Youth Development Coach
The Jewish Board
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Staten Island
Workforce Coordinator
The Staten Island Partnership for Community Wellness
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Queens
Peer Counselor
Transitional Services for New York
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Syracuse
Peer Support Specialist
Unique Peerspectives / Apply online through AccessCNY
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Troy
Respite
Unity House of Troy
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Community Mental Health Advocate
University Settlement Society
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Health Care Advocate (temporary)
Urban Justice Center – Mental Health Project
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Bronx
Peer Specialist
Urban Pathways
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Rochester
Certified Peer Support Specialist
Venture Forthe
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Upstate
Certified Peer Specialist (HCBS)
Certified Peer Specialist (CPS or CRPA) 
Venture Forthe
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Olean
Peer Support Specialist
Venture Forthe
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Youth Peer Advocate (per diem)
Vibrant Emotional Health
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Family Peer Advocate (per diem)
Vibrant Emotional Health
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Peer Support Specialist (part time)
Vibrant Emotional Health
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Queens
Peer Specialist
Visiting Nurse Service of New York
(Posted 3/28/20)

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Lake George
Program Coordinator: Peer to Peer Services
Warren County Civil Service Administration
(Posted 3/28/20)

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New York City
Peer Recovery Support Specialist
WEconnect Health Management
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Yonkers
Peer Specialist/Center Lane
Westchester Jewish Community Services
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Bronx
Peer Specialist
Westhab
(Verified 3/27/20)

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New York City
Peer Specialist
Weston United Community Renewal, Inc.
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Brooklyn
Director, Transitional Housing Program
Women in Need
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Brooklyn
Supervisor, Social Services
Women in Need
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Brooklyn
Case Manager – Transitional Housing
Women in Need
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Brentwood (Suffolk County)
Employment Training Specialist

YAI /National Institute for People with Disabilities
(Verified 3/27/20)

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Syracuse
Youth Ambassadors

Youth Power
(Verified 3/27/20)

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For recent openings for HIV peer supporters join the NYS Dept. of Health Aids Institute HIV Education and Training Peer Worker Employment Opportunity listserv. To join, click here.


Past Openings

For openings that were listed in the APS Job Bank to see who has (traditionally) hired peer specialists over the past few months or years, click the link belowMost of these prior postings will be closed, but some of these employers may plan to have openings in the future. They are also good employers to contact about volunteer opportunities or internships that might qualify for supervised work experience (if you are seeking to advance from provisional to full certification). 

Past Openings


New York State Office of Mental Health
Mental Health Therapy Aid (MHTA)


This is a good starting position  to gain experience toward becoming a peer specialist. 

For a short video about the MHTA position, click here.
If you are 55B or 55C eligible, you can bypass the civil service exam. 
To locate open jobs, go to the New York State Database: StateJobsNY
Scroll the listings for a job near you. Not all openings are listed on the state site. You can also check with your local state hospital or OMH facility for 55B and 55c eligible positions
(55B refers to having a disability and 55C refers to having veteran status).

All locations
Census Bureau Field Jobs
watch a video

(opportunity for all — flexible schedule)

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New York City

If you are in or near New York City, check The Coalition of Behavioral Health Job Board.

Statewide

Check the New York State Dept. of Labor JobZone and CareerZone for information that can help in your job search.

Employers that Frequently Hire Peer Specialists

If you haven’t found a position in the current openings you can also check our Job Bank for a list of  Employers that frequently hire peer workers. You can contact these employers to inquire about possible upcoming openings that have not yet been posted. 


Historical Record

For a Historic Record of past openings (old listings are moved every month), click here