¥ Minimum High School Diploma or GED, some college preferred.
¥ Self-identified as a person with lived mental illness, substance use or co-occurring disorder.
¥ Grounded in his/her personal recovery.
¥ Successful completion of Peer Employment Training, Career Pathways in Behavioral Health Services, Family Specialist Training Program or AOD Certification Training.
¥ Work experience in a physical health care (medical) setting strongly preferred.
¥ Training in health navigation will be provided upon hire.
¥ Knowledge of San Diego County’s behavioral health, physical health and social services.
¥ Able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
¥ Basic knowledge of computer software (Microsoft Office, Word, Excel), email and web navigation.
For more info: https://namisandiego.org/nami-san-diego-health-navigator-next-steps-program/