Mental Health America of Greater Houston
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.
- 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.