Peer Recovery Support Specialist - Crisis Diversion Home (4510)

*Sign-On Bonus

Take advantage of our new sign-on bonus! Center for Family Services is a place where you can be part of a dynamic, top workplace team dedicated to improving lives. When you apply and get hired, you are eligible for a $500 sign-on bonus.

Location: Warren County, NJ

Job Type/Status: Full Time

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Serve as resource to other consumers and family members on issues related to the effective management of mental illness in areas such as symptom reduction, relapse prevention, stress management, social skills, depression, anxiety and healthy relationships.
  • Use their prior personal experiences with mental health services in a positive manner for clients/families
  • Provide supportive companionship to clients.
  • Actively listen to clients and family members.
  • Support the concept/philosophy of wellness and recovery
  • Attend group outings to foster socialization.
  • Provide clients/family members with information about how to obtain information about behavioral health issues and services available.
  • Help clients/families understand the behavioral health systems in New Jersey.
  • Attend all trainings and staff meetings.


  • Lived experience as a mental health consumer or family member of mental health consumer.
  • Demonstration of positive decision-making skills personally and professionally
  • Must have current Driver's License.
  • Must have an excellent driving record with no violations in the past 3 years.

At the Center for Family Services our employees are our greatest resource and we are committed to investing in our staff. We offer a competitive benefits package as well as ongoing resources that will support staff on their personal and professional journey.*

  • Excellent paid time off (PTO) program, including vacation, sick, personal, and holiday
  • 401k Plan
  • Medical insurance plan options
  • Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Prescription Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health & Wellness Activities
  • Ongoing Training & Professional Development Opportunities
  • Opportunity for advancement

About Employment at Center For Family Services Apply and get hired at Center For Family Services, a leader in the non-profit sector and named as a top workplace in the region since 2010. As part of our team, you will be recognized as our most valuable resource. Our staff balance best practices with personalized care. Together our team makes a positive difference in the lives of people in need. If you're interested in a rewarding career, Center For Family Services is a great place to grow as a professional. For more information about our top workplace, please visit Center For Family Services website at

Disclaimer Many positions require motor vehicle record evaluations and medical clearances. Center For Family Services is an equal opportunity employer offering competitive salaries and excellent benefits packages.