Post Date: 10/25/2019
Close Date: 12/15/2019
Sign on Bonus! Other than on call, all of our Residential positions are providing a up to a $1000 sign on Bonus through 12/31/2019. Some restrictions apply.
By applying to this, you are submitting interest to work in our residential mental health programs. Residential programs operate 24/7 and therefor require staffing to meet the operational needs.
Our programs are located at various sites in Portland and Portland Metro area; Clackamas, Multnomah and Washington county. These include Portland; NE, SE, NW, SW and East and Mid County; Gateway, Rockwood, Woodvillage, Gresham, Oregon City, Gladstone, and Wilsonville.
Positions that exist in these programs are the following:
Counselor III (Case Managers)
Secure Treatment Specialist
Qualifications we are looking for:
Entry level - No Degree
Education in a behavioral or social science from an accredited college or university
Qualified Mental Health Associates
Qualified Mental Health Professionals
Caregivers, direct support professionals and CNAs
What kind of experience is helpful to have in these programs?
Prior experience working/volunteer in mental health and/or SUD
Prior experience working in any residential program supporting those with other behavioral challenges or diagnoses
Prior program leadership experience
Prior experience in case management
Prior experience in medication administration
Prior experience using electronic medical or health record systems
Prior experience serving diverse populations and demonstrative ability to provide culturally appropriate services
What are some knowledge skills and abilities that help with this work?
Demonstrative ability to provide culturally appropriate interactions in working with our consumers and colleagues
Understand, appreciate, and respect diversity and cultural differences
Emotional IQ: Ability to effectively communicate and engage with others
Ability to be dependable
Respect client confidentiality
Knowledge of Trauma Informed Care
Other Considerations that make this type of work a good fit for you:
A desire to help others
A general understanding of cultural differences
Caring and compassionate
Patience and understanding
Dedication and commitment