Young Adult Peer Mentor, Beverly

Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 152389-1A
Date Posted: Mar 1, 2019

Job Description

Welcome To

Lahey Health Behavioral Services is part of a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

About the Job

A member of the DMH Flexible Support Services team to provide non-clinical support to individuals who are involved in Flexible Support Services.  Serve as a recovery guide and role model in the management of recovery and assist the individual to identify and overcome barriers to recovery, connect the individual with services and encourage hope, optimism and health. Provide support with problem solving and advocacy to assist individuals to meet their goals. Provide education to individuals and family members on the recovery process.


18 years of age or older. At least 1 year of experience working with the target population and has successfully completed the Core Elements of Young Adult Peer Mentoring training, or is enrolled in this training during introduction to program. Bachelor’s degree in human services field preferred.

Valid driver’s license in good standing with reliable transportation

Be a Peer, preferably with lived experience. Have at least two years of current, sustained recovery.

About Us

The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.

Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.