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Job Category:

Human/Social Services


Position Title:

Direct Care Outreach Worker


Position Description:

Center for Human Development Location: Springfield, Massachusetts 01109

Job Details: This is a part time position. CHD is actively recruiting qualified candidates for its Pilot Community-Based Flexible Supports (C.B.F.S.) Outreach Team. This is a DMH contracted service working with adults with lived experience of being diagnosed with symptoms of mental illnesses, histories of trauma/abuse, and addictions. We are seeking part-time Direct Care Outreach Workers to work as members of a multidisciplinary team developing therapeutic relationships with participants; implementing rehabilitative interventions; providing community support, including transportation; and administering medications through the MAP Program. Additionally, the Direct Care Outreach Worker will implement motivational interviewing techniques and complete documentation in an Electronic Health Record system.

Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in a related field preferred. Demonstrated experience working within the community mental health system and working with individuals with lived experience of being diagnosed with symptoms of mental illnesses, histories of trauma/abuse, and addictions required. Must be at least 21 years of age and have a valid driver’s license and reliable vehicle. Bilingual/bicultural candidates are encouraged to apply.

Send cover letter and resume to: Jeffrey Trant, Program Director, at Jtrant@chd.org.


Type of position:

Part-Time


Degree Requirement:


Majors:

Human Services (UG)


Salary Range:


Application Deadline:

07/15/2013


Employer Details:

Employer Name:

Jeffrey Trant

Company:

Center for Human Development - State Street

Industry:

Human/Social Services

Site/Department:

Program Director

Address:

622 State Street

City:

Springfield

State:

MA

Zip:

01109

Phone Number:

Website:


Springfield College 263 Alden Street, Springfield, MA 01109-3797 413.748.3000
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