Peer Wellness Coach - New Behavioral Health Clinic
Peer Position Helping Others Focus on Wellness!
Amelia, OH 
Posted 11 days ago
Job Description
Greater Cincinnati Behavioral Health Services (GCBHS) has an immediate opening for a Peer Wellness Coach.  This is a full-time position responsible for providing one-on-one mental and physical health coaching and guidance for individuals in behavioral health treatment.  Applicants must have lived experience of behavioral heath disorders such as severe mental illness and/or substance use disorder.

GCBHS has opened a brand new Behavioral Health Clinic in Clermont County providing integrated care!  Please read more about our exciting new clinic here.

Position Responsibilities:
  • Provides one-on-one coaching to persons in behavioral health treatment.
  • Facilitates evidence-based group education focusing on both mental health and physical health.
  • Provides health education and support to persons with mental health and substance use disorder.
  • Assists with implementation of individual treatment plans in integrated health.
  • Primarily working Monday-Friday with some varied evening and weekend hours.

Position Requirements:
  • High school graduate or GED.
  • Lived experience of severe mental illness and/or substance use disorder.
  • Knowledge of substance use disorder system, mental health system, and homeless community-based services strongly desired.  Individual must have demonstrated ability to respectfully motivate other consumers to act on their own behalf and to participate in activities.
  • Drug test required.
  • Position may require frequent driving of the employee’s personal vehicle. Valid driver’s license, vehicle, and insurable driving record may be required.

GCBHS has been named a Top Workplace in Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky since 2010!

Please visit our website to learn more about GCBHS.

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Contact Information
Amy Ryan, Recruiter, 513-354-7088 or
Job Summary
Start Date
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
1st w/varied evening/weekend
Salary and Benefits
$13.97 per hour plus bonus
Full Benefits Package Including: Bonus Opportunity, Paid Time Off, Health/Dental/Vision Insurance, Life/Disability Insurance, Retirement with Employer Match, Tuition Assistance.
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
1 to 2 years
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