Mental Health Practitioner I - Residential Programs (SIGNING BONUS $250)

Location
Burnsville, Minnesota
Posted
Nov 28, 2017
Closes
Dec 28, 2017
Ref
679862
Category
Healthcare
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time

People Incorporated is searching for candidates for our Residential programs. If you would like to develop long-term relationships and positively impact people who have complex mental health diagnoses then our residential programs might be a great place to pursue your career. We have an excellent training department and employees have access to trainings in a variety of mental health topics to develop greater skill levels. 

Our Mental Health Practitioners create a supportive environment and help people learn coping skills and independent living skills in order to help them move in the direction of their hopes and dreams. Our residents are adults who manage all their own personal cares.  Position responsibilities include:

  • Creating and revising Mental Health Assessments and Service Plans for people in our program
  • Learning and understanding each resident's treatment plans in order to best support their goals
  • Documenting observations about the residents' activities and behaviors
  • Counseling residents through crises and supporting their development of coping skills
  • Coaching residents on the development of greater independent living skills
  • Joining residents for recreational activities
  • Administering medications

In Dakota county, we currently have 5 Full-Time openings we are looking to fill.

We are offering $250 for accepting one of the following FT open positions listed below:

Sunday - Thursday: varying day shifts (7:00am-3:30pm, 9:30am-6:00pm, one day 12:00pm-8:30pm)

Tuesday - Saturday: varying day shifts (7:00am-3:30pm, 9:30a-6:00pm)

Tuesday - Saturday: varying day shifts (7:00am-3:30pm, 9:30am-6:00pm, one day 12:00pm-8:30pm)

Monday- Friday: varying day shifts (7:30am-4:00pm; 10:00am-6:30pm; one day 2:00pm-10:30pm)

Our evening shifts include a regular hourly wage plus an evening shift differential!  

Required qualifications:

  • High school diploma
  • Clean driving record with a current and valid driver's license and auto insurance
  • Three years full-time experience working with people with serious mental illness

Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Human Services
  • Clean driving record with a current and valid driver's license and auto insurance
  • One year full-time experience working with people with serious mental illness

We value candidates who:

  • Are dedicated to providing person-centered services
  • Develop and maintain respectful and collaborative relationships with residents
  • Create effective working relationships with colleagues and community partners
  • Maintain confidentiality with all sensitive data
  • Demonstrate an understanding of and sensitivity to serving culturally diverse populations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability, veterans or other status unrelated to job qualifications.

 



For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

https://www.applicantpro.com/j/679862-26711

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