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MH Direct Service Provider III Abingdon-CFS $15.14/hr

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ResCare
Title: MH Direct Service Provider III Abingdon-CFS $15.14/hr
Job Category: Direct Care/Operations
Line of Business: Residential Services
About ResCare
Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a MH Direct Service Provider III Abingdon-CFS $15.14/hr.
Are you passionate about helping others? Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.
MH Direct Service Provider III Abingdon-CFS $15.14/hr Responsibilities
The primary purpose of this position is to provide professional services to Individuals who have been referred for MHSS. The goal of these services is as follows:
MHSS: To provide services to those individuals (18 years of age and older) with severe/ pervasive mental illness that cause impairments in daily functioning to help them achieve and maintain community stability and independence in the least restrictive environment possible.
Essential Job Responsibilities
Using only that Individual information present in assigned Individual(s)'s chart(s), this position:
Provides direct service delivery in a professional capacity to Individuals referred to CFS for services
Implements various treatment modalities
Attends meetings concerning the Individual as needed
Records data as instructed and submits regularly
Makes corrections on documentation as requested
Provides pertinent information both written and verbal to the supervisor concerning the Individuals
Provides training, supervision, psycho education, therapeutic skill training, and supportive counseling services as required by the Individuals/guardians or referral sources
Attends supervision as required
Makes collateral contacts and assists in treatment coordination as needed for their cases
Assesses Individual's needs and mental status on an ongoing basis
Participates in discharge planning
Attends court appointments as subpoenaed
Provides transportation as requested
Completes other duties as assigned by supervisor
Knowledge:
Community resources and activities
Capabilities and limitations of Individuals
Service requirements/limitations
Legal/Human rights pertinent to the programs
Mandated Reporting
Full understanding of mental illness
Knowledge and understanding of behavioral issues amongst related populations and behavioral techniques.
Crisis management
Importance of professional therapeutic Individual relationship and rapport
Skills:
Oral and written communication skills
Reading comprehension skills
Listening skills
Time management skills
Clinical writing skills
Implementation of various teaching, training, psycho-educational and supportive techniques and interventions
Implementation of a wide range of behavioral interventions
Crisis management
Case management
Assessment of Individual's mental status, symptoms, needs, strengths and progress
Abilities:
Communicates effectively with staff, Individuals, family members and other contacts
Maintains required confidentiality
Multi-task oriented
Ability to work independently
Ability to maintain or renew all mandatory trainings and certifications
Ability to demonstrate professionalism with collateral contacts, Individuals, and family members
Ability to observe, recognize and promote individual strengths and abilities
Exercise sound judgment
Ability to give and receive feedback appropriately
Specific Requirements
Qualified Mental Health Professional (QMHP) with the following:
an individual with a bachelor's degree in human services, a related field, or other degree deemed equivalent to those described, from an accredited college and with at least one year of clinical experience; OR
a Registered Psychiatric Rehabilitation Provider (RPRP) registered with the International Association of Psychosocial Rehabilitation Services (IAPSRS) as of January 1, 2001; OR
an individual with at least a bachelor's degree from an accredited college in an unrelated field with an associate's degree in a human services field and who has at least three years' clinical experience; OR
an individual with at a least bachelor's degree from an accredited college and certification from the International Association of Psychosocial Rehabilitation Services (IAPSRS) as a Certified Psychiatric Rehabilitation Practitioner (CPRP); OR
an individual with at least a bachelor's degree from an accredited college in an unrelated field that includes at least 15 semester credits (or equivalent) in a human services field and who has at least three years' clinical experience
CPR Certification
First Aid Certification
YSIS Certification
Good driving record, valid driver's license and proof of vehicle insurance
Must pass Criminal History and background check as identified by VA Code
Additional Information
Please review this job description for qualification requirements. Pay is $16-18 per billable hour with a non-billable rate of $10/hour!
Benefits
In addition to meeting your passion for making a difference in people's lives and career advancement, opportunities you may also be offered:
Competitive pay based on experience
Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
Suite of voluntary insurance options
401(k)
Paid Time Off
Holidays
Performance incentives
Company Discount Purchasing Program
Cell phone Service
Ford and Chrysler Automobiles
Furniture
Appliances
Staples discounts
Employee Assistance Program
Legal Assistance Program
Tuition Reimbursement
Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you assist people to reach their highest level of independence.
ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.
Email: residentialjobs@rescare.com
Abingdon, VA 24210-2428 USA



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