Part-Time Peer Navigator
BRONX, NY Primary Care
Job Type

 POSITION SUMMARY: The Peer Navigator will provide concrete services geared toward assisting men and women who have histories of medical, behavioral, and mental health needs. The Peer Navigator will provide the peer support to engage the individual on a continuum of care to help the individual achieve and maintain motivation for continuing their care while maintaining recovery from substance abuse and mental illness.

.A. Provide clinical adherence management to clients in accordance with Policy, Procedure and Regulatory Protocol. 

  • Conduct in-person outreach to clients having difficulty maintaining adherence to treatment (Mental Health/Medical/Substance Abuse Treatments/HIV Care) 
  • Outreach letters, reminder calls, follow-up for missed appointments. 
  • Assistance with engaging patients lost to care.
  • Accompany clients to appointments.
  • Document in ECW and AIRS 
  • Promote pro-social behaviors. 
  • Facilitate groups (Recovery Peer Support, education, and adherence assistance) 
  • HIPPA compliance 
  • Attend all agency programs staff meetings, training, and Special Projects as assigned by Director. 

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Previous experience working with the target population.
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills.
  • Proficient in speaking, reading, and writing in the English language.
  • Bilingual proficiency in English/Spanish is an advantage.
  • Lived experience in a related context is preferred.

Salary Description
$23.07 hourly