Job Bank

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Highlighted jobs submitted directly to the Academy Job Bank.

New York City
Peer Corps
Americorps – NYC Peer Corps
(Posted 9/4/19)

Albany or New York City
Peer Services Division Director
NYAPRS
(Posted 9/3/19)

Hudson River Region
Training & Technical Assistance Facilitator
NYAPRS
(Posted 9/3/19)

New York City
Peer Advocate (CRPA or CARC)
(bilingual)
The Child Center of NY
(Posted 9/3/19)

New York City
Bereavement Support Group Facilitator (volunteer)
Service Program for Older People (SPOP)
(Posted 9/1/19)

Central Islip
Peer Food Farmacy Wellness Coach
Hands Across Long Island
(Posted 8/26/19)

Rochester
Peer Specialist  (per diem)
(Supportive Parter for Recovery)

Compeer Rochester, Inc.
(Posted 8/16/19)


Current Openings

In alphabetical order by employer
(Updated monthly)

All Locations
Temporary positions
2020 Census Bureau
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Bronx
Peer Specialist

Acacia Network
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Bronx
Certified Recovery Peer Advocate (CRPA)

Recovery Coach (part time)

Acacia Network
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Newburgh
Certified Peer Specialist
Peer Specialist
(per diem)
Access
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Monticello
Peer Specialist
(supported housing) (part time)
Access
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Syracuse
Peer Support Crisis Respite (relief)
AccessCNY, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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New York City
Peer Counselor
ACMH
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Elmira
Peer Independent Living Specialist
AIM Independent Living Center
(Posted 9/1/19)

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New York City
Peer Specialists (part time)
Allwel
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Bronx
Peer Specialist
Argus Community
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Onondaga County
Independent Living Specialist (ILS)
Rapid Transition Housing Grade 5
ARISE
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Riverhead
Peer Specialist (PROS)
Association for Mental Health & Wellness
(Verified 9/1/19)

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New York City
Vocational Counselor
(Coordinating Peer Specialist Services)
AVRASA Organization
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Buffalo
Peer Mentor
Baker Victory Services (Lackawanna)
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Brooklyn
Peer Bridger:
MMC Project Re-Entry

Baltic Street AEH
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Brooklyn
Peer Bridger:
OMH Adult Home Project
Baltic Street AEH
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Staten Island
Peer Bridger / OMH Adult Home
Baltic Street, AEH
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Buffalo
Certified Peer Recovery Specialist
Beacon Center (Amherst)
(Posted 9/1/19)

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New York City
Peer Specialist
Beacon Health Options
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Buffalo
Peer Specialist
BestSelf Behavioral Health
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Buffalo
Peer Specialist
(Clubhouse after hours)
BestSelf Behavioral Health
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Buffalo
Peer Specialist (MWRAP)
BestSelf Behavioral Health
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Buffalo
Residential Support Specialist
BestSelf Behavioral Health
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Buffalo
Client Support  (entry level)
BestSelf Behavioral Health
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Milford, CT
Peer Resource Advocate
Bridges Healthcare
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Bronx
Peer Outreach Worker
Brightpoint Health
(Verified 9/1/19)

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New York City
Peer Specialist/Homeless Services
Care for the Homeless
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Dansville
Peer Recovery Specialist
(evenings/overnight)

CASA Trinity
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Geneseo
Peer Recovery Specialist
CASA Trinity
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Manhattan
Peer Specialist – Forensic ACT
CASES
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Manhattan
Peer Specialist – ACT
CASES
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Rochester
Housing Peer Navigator
Catholic Charities Community Services
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Brooklyn and Queens
Care Coordinator (multiple positions)
Catholic Charities of Brooklyn and Queens
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Syracuse
Peer Recovery Coach
(Hope Connections Recovery Center)

Catholic Charities of Onondaga County
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Fulton
(Multiple openings) 
Peer Specialist
Catholic Charities of Oswego Co.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Brooklyn
Horizon Program Assistant Director
Center for Community Alternatives (CCA)
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Utica
Multiple Recovery Openings
Center for Family Life and Recovery, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Newburgh
Peer Engagement Specialist
Center for Recovery
(Posted 9/1/19)

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New York City
Peer Specialist (IMT)
Center for Urban Community Services
(Posted 9/1/19)

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New York City
Peer Specialist
Center for Urban Community Services
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Hicksville
Peer Specialist (Community Residence)
(part-time)
Central Nassau Guidance and Counseling Services, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Plainville
Peer Specialist (HCBS)
Central Nassau Guidance and Counseling Services, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Syracuse
Peer Specialist
(full time)
Circare
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Malone
(Multiple Positions)
OASAS Peer Specialist
Peer Specialist

Citizen Advocates
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Syracuse
Caregiver Services Specialist
CNY Services, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Syracuse
Certified Peer Specialist
CNY Services, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Paterson, NJ
Peer Community Navigator
Collaborative Support Programs of New Jersey, Inc. (CSPNJ),
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Rochester
Peer Specialist 
(per diem)
(Supportive Parter for Recovery)
Compeer Rochester, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Rochester
Peer Specialist
Compeer Rochester, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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New York City
Respite Worker
Community Access
(Posted 9/3/19)

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New York City
Harm Reduction Specialist (ACT)
Community Access
(Posted 9/1/19)

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New York City
Peer Bridger (per diem)
Community Access
(Verified 9/1/19)

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New York, NY
Peer Bridger (multiple positions)
Adult Home Initiative (AHI)
Community Access
(Verified 9/1/19)

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East Patchogue
Recovery Specialist (weekday overnight)
Concern for Independent Living
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Medford
Peer Counselor
Concern for Independent Living, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Rochester
Peer Engagement Specialist
Coordinated Care Services, Inc. (CCSI)
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Syracuse
Peer Engagement Specialist
Coordinated Care Services, Inc.
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Syracuse
Family Specialist
Coordinated Care Services, Inc. (CCSI)
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Newburgh
Peer Engagement Specialist (CRPA)
Cornerstone Family Healthcare
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Hauppauge
Peer Specialist (part time)
(Alternatives for Youth) 
EAC Network
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Brooklyn
Peer Recovery Coach
EAC
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Corona
Youth Engagement Specialist (clubhouse)
Elmcor Youth and Adult Activities
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Old Bethpage
Peer Support Specialist

(OMH Supportive Housing)

Family Residences and Essential Enterprises
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Centerreach
Peer Support Specialist
(Hospital Diversion, part time)
Family Residences and Essential Enterprises
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Old Bethpage
Peer Support Specialist
(Mobile)
Family Residences and Essential Enterprises
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Staten Island
Peer Support Specialist (part time-flex hours)
Supported Housing
Family Residences and Essential Enterprises, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Old Bethpage
(Terry’s Place PROS)

Peer Support Specialist
Family Residences and Essential Enterprises, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Old Bethpage
(Hospital Diversion – part time)

Peer Support Specialist
Family Residences and Essential Enterprises, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Nassau County
Peer Support Specialist (part time)
Mobile Residential Support Team (MRST)
Family Residences and Essential Enterprises, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Hauppauge
Peer Specialist
Family Service League, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Queens
Peer Specialist – FACT Program
Federation of Organizations
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Glen Cove
Peer Specialist / Mentor
Federation of Organizations
(Posted 9/1/19)

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West Babylon
Peer Specialist – ACT Program
Federation of Organizations
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Bronx
Assistant Program Director – (Peer Advocacy Leadership)
Goodwill Industries of Greater NY and Northern NJ, Inc
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Central Islip
Peer Food Farmacy Wellness Coach
Hands Across Long Island
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Harlem
Community Health Worker
Harlem Health Advocacy Partners 
(Verified 9/1/19)

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New York City
Complete Care Specialist (insurance enrollment)
HealthFirst 
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Buffalo
Housing Specialist (BPC)
Housing Options Made Easy
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Rochester
Housing Specialist
Housing Options Made Easy
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Olean
Housing Specialist
Housing Options Made Easy
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Brooklyn
Peer Specialist
Housing Works
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Syracuse
Peer Specialist
Helio Health
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Mamaroneck
Certified Peer Specialist
Human Development Services of Westchester
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Putnam
Peer Recovery Specialist
Independent Living, Inc.
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Bronx
Peer Specialist – ACT Team
Institute for Community Living (ICL)
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Bronx
Peer Specialist
Institute for Community Living (ICL)
(Verified 9/1/19)

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New York City
Peer Engagement Specialist
Institute for Community Living (ICL)
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Brooklyn
Peer Specialist
Peer Specialist
(temporary)

Institute for Community Living (ICL)
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Brooklyn
Peer Specialist – (ACT)
Institute for Community Living (ICL)
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Brooklyn
Employment / Entitlements Specialist
Institute for Community Living (ICL)
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Brooklyn
Certified Peer Specialist (HCBS)
Peer Support Specialist
Interborough Developmental & Consultation Center (IDCC)
(Verified 9/1/19)

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New York, NY
Peer Engagement Specialist
Lantern Community Services
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Ozone Park, NY
Shelter Peer Engagement Specialist
(part time)
Lantern Community Services
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Auburn
Family Peer Support Specialist –
(per diem)
Liberty Resources
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Oneida
Peer Specialist
– (MRT Crisis Beds – Residential)
Liberty Resources
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Oneida
Overnight Peer Specialist
– (per diem)
Liberty Resources
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Oneida
Peer Specialist
– (Recovery Center)
Liberty Resources
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Syracuse
Peer Specialist, (Recovery Center)
Liberty Resources
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Syracuse
Mobile Crisis Peer Support
Liberty Resources
(Verified 9/1/19)

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New York City
Outreach Navigator
Lower Eastside Service Center
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Yaphank
Peer Specialist
Maryhaven Center of Hope
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Port Jefferson Station
Peer Specialist
Maryhaven Center of Hope
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Poughkeepsie
Veterans Peer Specialist
Peer Specialist

Mental Health America of Dutchess County
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Hudson
Program Coordinator
Mental Health Association of Columbia-Greene Counties, Inc.
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Johnstown
Coordinator of Mental Health Supportive Services
Mental Health Association of Fulton and Montgomery Counties
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Rochester
Peer Specialist
(Bi-lingual Spanish)
Mental Health Association of Rochester
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Binghamton
Recovery Specialist
Mental Health Association of the Southern Tier
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Kingston
Peer Specialist
Mental Health Association of Ulster County
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Warsaw
Peer Support Specialist
(per diem)
Mental Health Association of Warsaw
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Yonkers
Peer  Specialist OnTrackNY (part time)
Mental Health Association of Westchester County, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Tarrytown
WRN-E Recovery Specialist (part time)
Mental Health Association of Westchester County, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Tarrytown
Peer Support Specialist (HCBS)
Mental Health Association of Westchester County, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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White Plains
Recovery Specialist (INSET)
Mental Health Association of Westchester County, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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New York City
Peer Recovery Specialist
(MWrap)
NADAP
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Brooklyn
Peer Recovery Specialist
Wraparound Services
NADAP
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Lockport
On-call Family Peer Support Specialist
New Directions Youth & Family Services, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Queens
Peer Specialist
New Horizon Counseling Center
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Queens
Peer Specialist (NYCSTART)
(NYC Supported Transition and Recovery Team)
NYC Dept. of Health and Mental Hygiene
(Posted 9/1/19)
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New York City
Peer Counselor Level 1
(Elmhurst)
Peer Counselor Level 1
(Coney Island)
NYC Health+Hospitals
(Posted 9/1/19)
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New York City
Peer Counselor Level 2 (Elmhurst)
Peer Counselor Level 2 (Coney Island)
Peer Counselor Level 2 (Jacobi)
NYC Health+Hospitals
(Posted 9/1/19)
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New York City
Peer Counselor
– CRPA
NYC Health+Hospitals
(Posted 9/1/19)
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New York City
Peer Specialist
(part time)
New York State Psychiatry Institute
(Verified 9/1/19)
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Glen Oaks
Peer Advocate (per diem)
Northwell Health
(Verified 9/1/19)

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New York City
Peer Specialist
Odyssey House, Inc.
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Hempstead
Peer Specialist (part time)
Options for Community Living
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Corning
Peer Specialist (relief hours)
Pathways
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Walden
Site Director (Orange/Putnam County)
People-USA
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Poughkeepsie
Peer Advocate (Mental Health)
People-USA
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Kingston
Care Coordinator (Mental Health)
People-USA
(Posted 9/1/19)

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New York, NY
Peer Specialist/Care Coordinator
Postgraduate Center for Mental Health
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Hauppauge
Care Coordinator
Project Safety Net
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Utica
Peer Support Specialist
Regional Center for Independent Living (RCIL)
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Schoharie County
(Multiple Positions)
Rehabilitation Support Services, Inc. (RSS)
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Poughkeepsie
Peer Specialist
Rehabilitation Support Services, Inc. (RSS)
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Utica
Peer Engagement Specialist
Rescue Mission of Utica
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Manhattan
Supervisor, Clinical Forensic Specialist
Safe Horizon
(Posted 9/3/19)

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Statewide
Team Leader
Safe Horizon
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Bronx
Certified Recovery Peer Advocate (CRPA)
Samaritan Daytop
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Warsaw
Youth Peer Advocate
Spectrum Human Services
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Staten Island
Peer Specialist
St. Vincent’s Hospital
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Brooklyn
Peer Specialist
Services for the Underserved
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Brooklyn
Peer Navigator
Services for the Underserved
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Bronx
Peer Specialist
Services for the Underserved
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Amityville
Outreach Specialist
Services for the Underserved
(Posted 9/1/19)

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New York City
Bereavement Support Group Facilitator (volunteer)
Service Program for Older People (SPOP)
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Waterloo
Peer Support Specialist (contractor)
The Arc Wayne
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Bronx
Peer Specialist – FACT Program
The Bridge
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Bronx
Peer Specialist
The Bridge
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Long Island City
Recovery Specialist
The Fortune Society
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Long Island City
Recovery Coordination Assessment Specialist
The Fortune Society
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Brooklyn
Peer Specialist
The Jewish Board
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Bronx
Peer Specialist
The Jewish Board
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Utica
Peer Advocate
The Neighborhood Center
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Queens
Peer Counselor
Transitional Services for New York
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Troy
Peer Specialist – PROS
Unity House of Troy
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Troy
Respite
Unity House of Troy
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Rochester
Peer Specialist
University of Rochester
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Astoria
Peer Specialist (Medical Wellness)
Urban Pathways
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Bronx
Peer Specialist
Urban Pathways
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Bath
Peer Support Specialist (bilingual)
Venture Forthe, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Bath
Certified Peer Recovery Specialist
Venture Forthe, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Buffalo
Certified Peer Support Specialist
Peer Support Specialist (part time)
Venture Forthe, Inc.
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Geneseo
Peer Recovery Coach
Venture Forthe, Inc.
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Olean
Certified Peer Recovery Specialist
(bilingual a plus)
Venture Forthe, Inc.
(Verified 9/1/19)

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Newark, New York
Peer Recovery Coach
Venture Forthe, Inc.
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Niagara Falls 
Peer Support Specialist
Venture Forthe, Inc.
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Salamanca 
Peer Support Specialist
Venture Forthe, Inc.
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Salamanca 
Peer Support Specialist
Venture Forthe, Inc.
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Rochester
Peer Recovery Support Specialist
Certified Peer Support Specialist Bilingual
Venture Forthe, Inc.
(Posted 9/1/19)

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New York City
Peer Support Specialist
Vibrant Emotional Health
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Rochester
Certified Recovery Peer Advocate (CRPA)
Villa of Hope
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Manhattan
Peer Specialist
Visiting Nurse Service of New York
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Queens
Peer Specialist
Volunteers of America
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Queens
Peer Specialist
WellLife Network
(Posted 9/1/19)

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Bronx
Peer Specialist
Westhab, Inc.
(Posted 9/1/19)

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New York City
Peer Specialist
Weston United Community Renewal, Inc.
(Posted 9/1/19)


For recent openings for HIV peer supporters, 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 toward becoming a peer specialist. 

For a short video about the MHTA, 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 through the listings for a job near you (as a first step). Not all openings are listed on the state site. You can also check with your local state hospital for 55B and 55c eligible positions (for those with a disability or those with 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

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

And you can also check the Academy of Peer Services Virtual Community Job Bank list of  Employers that frequently hire peer workers.

You can use this list to contact employers 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.