Mental Health America of Greater Houston

Job Announcement:

Veterans Behavioral Health Peer Services Coordinator (Full Time Position)  

MHA of Greater Houston seeks to hire a veteran to coordinate and strengthen the Peer to Peer outreach programs and The Military Veteran Peer Network program for the Houston region under the Veterans Behavioral Health Initiative.

 Responsibilities include: 

  • Recruits, trains and retains Veterans to be Peer Mentors
  • Conducts trainings to promote and educate on behalf of  Veterans Behavioral Health
  • Supports Jail In-reach and Justice-Involved Veterans
  •  Prepares veteran resources to include but not limited to educational and community outreach, employment opportunities and general assistance

Qualifications Required: an honorably discharged veteran (DD214 required) or a family member of a veteran; Bachelor’s degree (Social Work, business, management, communications, or other related degrees) or other mental health degree or experience; experience working with veterans; public speaking experience.

Desired: Nonprofit experience; Knowledge of Houston community; Knowledge of veteran service organizations and military installations; Knowledge of program development; Excellent communications and interpersonal skills.


Please email resume and cover letter to Judith Drummond at Jdrummond@mhahouston.org.