As the largest provider of Permanent Supportive Housing in Iowa, Anawim Housing has been building and sustaining homes with services to families since 1987. We believe that all people, despite their economic status, should experience the benefits of a home. If you agree, and want to work in an exciting employee driven culture that values work/life balance, consider joining our team!
Anawim Housing has a part-time Peer Support Specialist position available to work with their scattered site Permanent Supportive Housing programs using Harm Reduction and Housing First principles. The Peer Support Specialist (PSS) will function as a role model to peers; exhibiting competency in personal recovery and use of coping skills; serve as a consumer advocate, providing consumer information and peer support for clients served on Anawim Housing's Permanent Supportive Housing programs. The PSS performs a wide range of tasks to assist peers of all ages, from young adult to old age, in regaining independence within the community and mastery over their own recovery process.
Employment Type: Part-time (20 hours a week)
Job Type: Peer Support
Education: High School diploma or equivalency
Experience: 1+ years preferred
Manages Others: No
Submit resume and cover letter by email to Elarson@anawimhousing.org. Closing date for applicants is August 21st, 2020.