The goal of the Wisconsin Peer Specialist Employment Initiative is to promote the training, certification, and hiring of Certified Peer Specialists and Certified Parent Peer Specialists and support the improvement and expansion of peer support services throughout the state.

The employment announcements posted on this website only constitute the postings emailed directly to the Wisconsin Peer Specialist Employment Initiative. For other Certified Peer Specialist and Certified Parent Peer Specialist job opportunities please refer to the various job listings specific to your area. We recommend checking out Indeed (click here), the Job Center of Wisconsin (click here), county and state government job listings, as well as social media platforms that announce job openings like Facebook and LinkedIn.

When searching for jobs on sites like Indeed or the Job Center of Wisconsin, we recommend searching with key words like “peer support specialist,” “parent peer specialist,” “Certified Peer Specialist,” or “Certified Parent Peer Specialist.”


Hiring and want your CPS or CPPS-related job posting on this website?

Employers may submit peer specialist and parent peer specialist-oriented job postings to for listing on this page. When submitting a job posting, please make sure to include a PDF version.


We also post CPS and CPPS-related jobs over our LinkedIn page (click here) and Facebook page (click here)!


Featured Job Posting:

The following is a great paying position and ideal for a Certified Peer Specialist with personal lived experience of incarceration!

Peer Services Coordinator – Dane County (Department of Health Services)
Posted: September 23rd, 2021 – Deadline to Apply: October 15th, 2021
Click Here to View Posting through WISC.JOBS and Apply!

Peer Companion -La Crosse County (The Lighthouse)

Posted September 28, 2021

Peer Support Specialist (Full-Time, 2nd Shift) Milwaukee County (MHA of WI - R&R House)

Posted September 24, 2021

Vocational Peer Specialist - Dane County (Chrysalis, Inc.)

Posted September 24, 2021

Peer Support Specialist / Recovery Coach - Dane County (Satori House Recovery)

Posted September 19, 2021

Fill-in Peer Supporter - Dunn County (Monarch House PRR - Wisconsin Milkweed Alliance, Inc.)

Posted September 10, 2021

Peer Support Specialist - Milwaukee County (Parachute House PRR - Our Space, Inc.)

Posted August 30, 2021

Peer Support Specialist - Brown County (Hospital Sisters Health System)

Posted August 12, 2021

Parent Peer Specialist - Dane County (RISE Wisconsin)

Posted July 30, 2021

MAT Peer Specialist - Dane County (Journey Mental Health Center)

Posted July 13, 2021

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