CASEWORKER II (270)

Posting Date:  5/24/2017                                                                                    
Open Until Filled
Salary:  $31,509 - $38,398 Annually                 
Salary is based upon education & experience

 Job Description:  Provides mental health services to children with serious emotional/behavioral disorders and to their families according to routine and intensive case management models; conducts activities to assist a child gain access to medical, social, educational and other appropriate services that help a child achieve a quality of life and community participation acceptable to the child and family; provides wraparound planning to children with multiple complex needs; provides skills training to the child and family to improve functioning in home, school and community.
Education:  Required Bachelor’s degree in a behavioral, social sciences, humanities or education field. 
Experience:  Prefers previous casework or teaching experience with persons with mental illness.
Hours of Work:  8 am - 5 pm Monday – Friday, generally. At times may need to have a flexible schedule to accommodate needs of program and families.
Licenses/Certifications: Ability to be credentialed as a Qualified Mental Health Professional; valid Texas Driver’s license and insurable by Agency insurance; Continued employment is contingent upon successful completion of Adult Needs and Strengths Assessment (ANSA) certification as well as Illness, Management and Recovery (IMR) certification.
Physical Requirements:  Light lifting under 15 lbs., moderate carrying 15-44 lbs., simple grasping, walking, sitting, standing, operating a motor vehicle, operating office equipment including a computer, ability to see and hear (with aid), ability to read, write and count, ability to maintain confidentiality, ability to work closely with others; ability to pass the Preventative Management of Aggressive Behavior (PMAB) Training as well as all other physical requirements for this position.
Facility: Child & Adolescent Services, Bryan, TX