Job Details

Skill Trainer- SAGE

Morrison Child and Family Services, Portland, OR

Job - Non-Profit

Close Date: 11/30/2019

Skills Trainer
Portland, OR
Full Time, Full Benefits

Job Req: 1127

The Skills Trainer provides intensive specialized skill-based mental health services for residents of the SAGE program and their families. The Skills Trainer will provide on-site and community-based services for individual clients and families, as well as provide group skills training as part of comprehensive clinical services.
The SAGE program fosters long-term stabilization for survivors of commercial sexual exploitation (CSEC). SAGE is intensive therapeutic program equipped to provide support to 12 girls at a time. The program provides access to psychiatric care, therapy, and Portland Public school teachers on site.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities
• Collaborates with partners to include the following: Coordinated Care Organizations, Department of Human Services, Wraparound principals, school districts, hospitals, and other mental health providers.
• Provides support and guidance for clinical and milieu services at residential program. Completes all clinical documentation in accordance with state, federal and organizational requirements.
• Assists clients with completion of necessary paperwork to facilitate access to services and funding sources essential to completion of the established plan of care to include: social security, Oregon health plan, specific program scholarships, etc.
• Supports urgent needs of clients during business hours at home, school and in the community. Assesses, intervenes and provides referrals for appropriate services.

Education and Work Experience:
• Bachelor’s degree in psychology, social work, counseling, or related field OR
• Three years of experience working with youth and families in the school, community, or other related area
• Meets QMHA requirements under State of Oregon Administrative Rules required
• Experience in work within intensive services

Other Requirements:
• Must meet agency’s driving requirements
• Provides emergency first-aid, as needed, and maintains a current standard first-aid/CPR certification
• Must pass criminal history check
• Must pass language testing if applicable

Starting Pay Range:
Skills Trainer $15.60 - $16.59
Bilingual (Spanish) Skills Trainer: $17.00 - $18.08

About Us:
Morrison Child and Family Services is a non-profit organization that provides a comprehensive array of services to children, adolescents, and their families. As an agency Morrison, its team members, and clients commit to the following values of trauma-informed care:

• Nonviolence - being safe and doing the right thing
• Emotional Intelligence - managing our feelings so we don’t hurt ourselves or others
• Social Learning - respecting and sharing ideas of our teams
• Democracy - shared decision making whenever possible
• Open Communication - saying what we mean and not being mean when we say it
• Social Responsibility - everyone makes a contribution to the organizational culture
• Growth and Change - creating hope for our clients and ourselves

Visit our website to learn more about  mission and history and our strategy for accomplishing our goal of achieving significant, positive, and long-term clinical outcomes for the clients we serve.

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Internal Candidate Process: Current Morrison employees, please visit our Internal Career Center by logging in Workforce Now ADP and following this path: Myself > Talent > Career Center > Skills Trainer - SAGE

Position Open Until Enough Qualified Applicants Have Responded
We strive to Create a Diverse, Inclusive environment to Better Serve our Clients.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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