Title RLC Advocate based in Franklin County
Location Franklin County, MA
Job Information

WMTCLOGOS-05

Advocate based in Franklin County, 10 to 15 hours. Peer support, group facilitation, outreach, and more with our Turners Falls and Greenfield-based communities.

Required: First-hand experience with psychiatric diagnosis, trauma, extreme states, and/or other life-interrupting challenges; Commitment to undoing racism, sexism, and other systemic oppression; Willingness and ability to be available for more hours on occasion to complete required core trainings (travel to the Holyoke area for trainings may also be required).

Preferred: Knowledge of local resources; Knowledge of peer support and related movements. A Plus: Bilingual/bicultural (Spanish/English or ASL/English); Intentional Peer Support, Hearing Voices, Alternatives to Suicide training, and other related trainings.

$14 to 15.50 per hour depending on training and bilingual abilities. Please submit a cover letter and resume to info@westernmassrlc.org by Friday, February 1. Cover letter should include how why you are interested in this position, and how you see yourself meeting the job’s responsibilities and requirements. Applications that do not include a cover letter will not be reviewed. AA/EOE