PSN Employment Opportunities
We are proud to be a recovery-friendly workplace. We have a trauma-informed team who cares and our peer-run culture is often described as a family. Many of our staff are dual-certified Peer Recovery Specialists and Community Health Workers delivering effective and evidence-based peer recovery services and supports with lived recovery experience of overcoming mental health and/or opioid and other substance use challenges. We believe in providing ample training opportunities to better meet the needs of those we serve.
Peer Recovery Specialist - an individual who has lived experience as a peer in recovery from mental health and/or substance use challenges who after extensive training can support and assist others in achieving their own recovery and wellness.
Community Health Worker - an individual who serves as a community health educator, navigates healthcare services, and works to reduce health care disparities and promote health equity.
We seek individuals who have direct lived experience and working toward or currently certified as a peer recovery specialist and/or community health worker.
Please reach out if you have lived experience raising children or youth with serious emotional, behavioral, and mental health challenges or special education needs or experience supporting children or youth whose parents have mental health and/or substance use challenges, or child welfare involvement.
There are also a limited amount of paid internship opportunities through our Peer Recovery Specialist and Community Health Worker training.
You can check Indeed to apply online or send cover letter and resume to:
Attn: Danielle Boucher, Assistant Director
Parent Support Network of Rhode Island
535 Centerville Road, Suite 202, Warwick, RI 02886