Independent Contractor ARMHS Mental Health Practitioner

Location
Twin Cities Metro Area
Salary
This is an hourly position ranging from $18 to $20 starting (plus incentive opportunities)
Posted
Aug 03, 2017
Closes
Sep 02, 2017
Job Type
Contract
Employment Status
Full Time

Independent Contractor ARMHS Mental Health Practitioner 
Pathways Counseling Center, Inc - Saint Paul, MN 
$18 - $20 an hour - Contract

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assessment of client functioning
  • Treatment planning
  • Activities related to skill-building. This may include using your vehicle to facilitate activity.
  • Collaboration with other service-providers and client family members
  • Documentation of all client-related activity, meeting requirements of the State of Minnesota
  • Opportunities to facilitate psycho-education groups may be available
  • ....all performed in a mindful, creative manner

Qualifications:
•Required: Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, Psychology or related field.
•Minimum of 1 year experience working with diverse children, youth, and adult with mental health diagnosis.
•Experience working in a diverse, inner-city environment.
•Organizational abilities, including ability to manage paperwork, scheduling appointments, balancing workload, etc.
•Knowledge of community resources.
•Excellent communication skills, and ability to establish good professional rapport.
•Dedication to the mission of our agency, and the desire to improve the lives of people with mental health issues.
•Must have reliable transportation.

CONTRACT COMMITMENT:

Maintain a caseload of 13 - 16 clients (approximately 35 - 40 hours per week, depending on individual client needs), plus required monthly meetings. Additional clients for caseload are available, if desired.  

HOURS:

Flexible schedule, determined between the MHPrac and his/her clients, with the exception of four to six hours of monthly required supervision and professional meetings.

*Part-time hours also available (min. of 25 hrs/week)

COMPENSATION:

  • Compensation for MHPracs begins at $18 - $20 per hour plus opportunity for earned incentives (equivalent to $1-$2.50 extra/hr).