Join our outstanding Mental Health Team providing the best care to individuals diagnosed with a mental health disorder!  We are seeing a talented team of professionals to join our growing and expanding Team!

Seeking individual’s with experience! Sites are in Lehigh and Northampton Counties.

Hourly rate is between $16.00/hr.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and six (6) months experience in mental health or drug and alcohol field; or
  • Associate’s Degree in a related human services field, or 60 credits in a related field of study, and two (2) years progressive employment experience in mental health or drug and alcohol; or
  • High School Diploma and three (3) years progressive employment responsibility in mental health or drug and alcohol field.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Role models and implements psychosocial rehabilitation philosophy and principles while assisting individuals in their recovery inclusive of reestablishing roles in the community, developing support networks and increasing quality of life.
  • Coordinates and assists during all mealtime activities.
  • Facilitates individual’s involvement with maintaining housekeeping supplies.
  • Coordinates creative approaches to skills acquisitions for individuals.
  • Accurately follows through with all required documentation including, but not limited to, DPN’s, staff communication log, case notes, incident reports, assessments and goal plans, and progress reports.
  • Must be able to actively participate in all planned skill activities with individuals.
  • Recognizes, appreciates and incorporates the individual’s culture into the rehabilitative plan to promote recovery
  • Plans, implements and coordinates creative activities for individuals as an alternative form of expression, socialization, recreation and emotional release.
  • Plans, implements, and coordinates individual and group activities for on-site and off-site recreation and socialization that is age appropriate for individuals.
  • Ensures transportation for individual’s appointments, work and recreational activities when needed.
  • Provides oversight and coordination of health related needs of individuals with community health care providers.
  • Provides case coordination of individuals, providing linkages to community services of the individual’s choice.
  • Produces reports, statistics and all data as required for the on-going evaluation of the program.
  • Coordinates the referral of individuals to adequate resources in the community to facilitate recovery.
  • Continues education and keeps current with information relevant to the recovery of persons with mental illness and drug and alcohol issues.