Full-Time

Peer Support Specialist

S.T.R.I.V.E. Study

Posted on 5/14/2024

Trans Lifeline

Trans Lifeline

11-50 employees

Trans peer support hotline and Microgrants program

Social Impact

Entry

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • Lived experience as a transgender or nonbinary individual
  • Demonstrated commitment to supporting transgender and nonbinary communities
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Familiarity with trauma-informed care principles
  • Comfort with technology and virtual platforms
  • Ability to collaborate effectively
Responsibilities
  • Facilitate and document virtual peer support interventions
  • Provide empathetic and affirming peer support
  • Adhere to study protocols and maintain confidentiality
  • Participate in ongoing training and professional development
  • Serve as a liaison between participants and the research team
  • Implement recommendations for enhancements
  • Engage in collaborative discussions with community partners
  • Uphold Trans Lifeline's values

Trans Lifeline operates a peer support hotline and a microgrants program assisting with legal name changes and updated government identification, emphasizing police non-involvement. This organization offers a supportive work environment that is deeply dedicated to community empowerment and advocacy, making it a significant and fulfilling workplace for those passionate about social justice and support services. By specializing in crucial support services and grant programs, the company holds a pivotal role in championing the rights and well-being of the transgender community.

Company Stage

Grant

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Oakland, California

Founded

2014

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-22%

1 year growth

-23%

2 year growth

-22%