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External Advocate – Part time

Mental Health Association in PA is Hiring

Position: External Advocate – Part time position (between 25 and 30 hours per week)External Advocate – Part time

Position Summary:

External Advocate is an independent advocate who provides assistance and support to individuals receiving services at a state-operated mental health facility. This part time position is located at Danville State Hospital, Danville, PA. Position entails the following responsibilities:


Ideal candidate will have advocacy experience, knowledge about the PA mental health system, reporting, organizational and data entry skills. A college degree or a combination of education and experience is required. We are an affirmative action employer—individuals of color, women, and individuals with lived experience are encouraged to apply.


Please email resume and salary requirements by January 15, 2019 to externaladvocacy@mhapa.org ; Subject Line: external advocate search