The Peer Specialist provides supportive services to veterans in the Safe Haven program in residence at the Fairfax Hotel, located in San Francisco’s Tenderloin district. The key aspects of this position include supporting the achievement of resident goals, peer support and resident advocacy, both on-site and in the community. The Peer Specialist monitors the activities of residents during and after regular hours, responds to emergencies, completes appropriate documentation (including incident reports, progress notes and log book entries), processes intakes, provides backup support for the day time program monitor during regular business hours, acts as secondary weekend program monitor, facilitates groups and works with daytime treatment staff to support veterans’ goal achievement and identify challenges.
Compensation is based on a competitive public interest salary scale. Swords to Plowshares offers a generous benefits package including the following benefits:
The position has been closed and no longer accepting applications.
Please submit a thoughtful cover letter explaining your interest in Swords to Plowshares, where/how you found out about this career opportunity, and your salary requirement. Email the cover letter along with your resume to [email protected]
Please include the exact title for this position in the subject line of your email: Peer Specialist – Safe Haven.