Job: Vocational Services Clinician

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Jobing Description

To provide assessment, therapy, and case management support to approximately 100 consumers in the Supportive Employment program.

 

Job Specific Competencies/Duties:

  • Engages consumers and appropriate family members in the strength-based treatment process and goal-setting.  Identifies risk factors including lethality.  Works constructively with consumers to reach agreed upon outcomes, and coordinates care with internal and external providers.  Maintains appropriate professional standards and provides appropriate follow-up for consumers.
  • Provides limited individual therapy and supportive case management as determined by the Network Director in order to assist consumers with maintaining recovery while pursuing vocational goals.
  • Works collaboratively with the Supported Employment Specialists to identify any risk factors that would indicate a higher level of care.   Assist with making appropriate referrals for increased therapy, crisis evaluation, etc.
  • Ongoing assessment of consumers needs and make appropriate referrals as indicated, including navigation, psychiatric services only, Intensive Services, Wellness, etc.

 

Other Duties (Productivity Performance Measures, Professional Growth/Development, Relationships/Communication)

  • Meet required number of consumer service hours as determined by the Network Director through effective caseload management responsive to the level of ongoing clinical need.
  • Attends mandatory in-services; compliance with individualized training plan if required.
  • Participates in supervision by coming prepared with an agenda.  Reports high risk/problem cases, and utilizes a problem solving approach as well as feedback.  Attends supervision at times and interval agreed upon with supervisor.
  • Corporate Compliance including documentation on practice in accordance with regulatory requirements and clinical guidelines.
  • Submits 90% of all Progress-to-Date forms within 3 working days.
  • Completes 95% of all paperwork by the due date (CCARS and Service Plans).
  • Completes 95% of case closings within 90 days after last contact, 210 days for meds only.
  • Exhibits enthusiasm, courtesy, adaptability, flexibility, and spirit of cooperation in the work environment.
  • Maintains effective interpersonal relations with consumers, peers, subordinates, upper management, visitors and the general public. Uses language and behavior to promote dignity and respect.
  • Effectively responds to the client/consumer needs and problems, initiates and maintains positive interactions, timely response to phone calls, email and other requests.
  • Demonstrates knowledge and skills to develop therapeutic alliance with consumers and to work effectively with consumers from diverse backgrounds.
  • Participates in staff development activities to enhance professional growth.

Skills / Requirements

Master Degree in related field

Licensure Preferred

CAC II or CAC III preferred

Bilingual preferred

Important Notes

For consideration, submit a cover letter and your resume online today.

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Jefferson Center values diversity and encourages people from diverse racial and ethnic backgrounds to apply. JEFFERSON CENTER FOR MENTAL HEALTH, is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/V and a TOBACCO FREE AGENCY.