Posting Date: 5/14/2019 Updated: 8/28/2019
Open Until Filled
Salary: $43,603to $48,623Annually
Salary is based on education & experience
Job Description: Provides counseling and skills training with adults and youth with severe mental illness as well as their families. Position will also provide service coordination, as needed, which involves accessing medical, social, educational and other appropriate services that will help an individual achieve a quality of life and community participation acceptable to the individual. Additionally, position may provide diagnostic assessments as part of the intake process.
Education: Master’s Degree and licensed as LPHA (LPC or LCSW)
Experience: Should have considerable experience, knowledge and training in the area of assessment and counseling interventions with both youth and adults. Should have knowledge, and experience with accessing community resources and coordinating care to meet needs of individuals.
Hours of Work: Generally Monday-Friday; 8am-5pm, adjustment in work hours may be warranted to meet the needs of the program.
Licenses/Certifications: Required LPC or LCSW certification. Must have reliable transportation and a good driving record, valid Texas driver’s license and must be 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 15lbs., moderate carrying 15-44lbs., simple grasping, walking, sitting, standing, operating a motor vehicle, operating office equipment, ability to see and hear (with aid), ability to read, write, count, ability to maintain confidentiality, ability to work closely with others; and the ability to pass the Preventative Management of Aggressive Behavior (PMAB) Training as well as all other physical requirements for this position.
Facility: Burleson, Grimes, and Washington counties, TX.