Program for Assertive Community Treatment
Mental Health Services
The Eliot PACT team in Lowell is seeking a peer specialist to support consumers and work with an interdisciplinary
team providing comprehensive services.
To ensure that consumers are treated with dignity and respect in accordance with ECHS’ Human Rights policy,
ensure that the foundation of services encompass empowerment, choices and Recovery. Must have a strong commitment to mental health recovery and knowledge of Recovery
Ensure that a minimum of 75 percent of all consumer contacts occur in the consumer’s home, a community setting, consumer work place or some other non-institutional setting.
Provide side by side interventions to consumers that focus on problem solving, skills training, modeling behavior, optimism and encouragement.
Maintain all records to ensure fidelity to the NAMI PACT manual, HIPPA regulations and agency policy.
Provide peer counseling and support drawing on their own experiences to validate consumers’ experiences.
Schedule: M-F, 8:00-4:00
Pay rate: $17.52 per hour