Title RLC Advocate based in Greenfield
Location Greenfield, MA
Job Information


Advocate based in Greenfield: 8 to 10 hours. Join the RLC team as an Advocate. The Advocate offers direct peer support and group facilitation, and may also participate in activities like outreach and event coordination.  $14 to $15.50 per hour (based on completion of core trainings and/or bilingual fluency).

Requirements: Your own experience living through trauma, psychiatric diagnosis, homelessness, problems with substances and/or a variety of other life-interrupting challenges; Understanding and commitment to examining and undoing systemic oppression related to racism, gender, psychiatric diagnosis, etc.); A Plus: Familiarity with c/s/x, mad, peer, recovery, and/or human rights movements; Some flexibility with your schedule; A car you can use during work; Intentional Peer Support, and/or other trainings relevant to peer-to-peer support (Hearing Voices, Alternatives to Suicide, etc.); Bilingual (English/Spanish or English/ASL)/Bicultural. AA/EOE.

Resume and cover letter should be submitted to info@westernmassrlc.org by Wednesday, August 8. Please include how you meet the basic requirements of the job you’re interested in in your cover letter. Applications that do not include a cover letter may be discarded.