Open Position Memo - July 25, 2014
All applications are due by 12:00 noon Friday to be considered for this week's recruitments. A full-length job description for any of these positions may be obtained by calling Human Resources at 434-972-1898.
A completed agency application is required to be considered for a position with Region Ten. If you would like to include your resume and/or cover letter with your completed application, please send to Workforce Manager at email@example.com. Only those resumes that are accompanied by a completed Region Ten application will be forwarded to hiring supervisors for consideration.
Please circulate this list so it is available to all members of your staff, particularly those without access to email, and please inform people inside and outside the agency who might be interested in these positions. A new open position memo is issued every Friday. The field of service in which there is a current opening available is either listed under Administrative Service, Quality Improvement and Standards, or one of the six Region Ten service centers.
Benefits are available for all salaried positions and for hourly positions that are regularly scheduled for 20 or more hours per week. Access to auto, valid Virginia Driver's license, and proof of insurance and current DMV driving record are required for all positions that involve transporting consumers.
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ACCESS AND ADULT CLINCIAL SERVICES
Community Services Associate I / Mohr Center
Residential treatment program and sobering up shelter for adult males seeks to fill a position working rotating shifts and weekends. Schedule will vary based on program needs, which include evening, weekend and holiday hours. Incumbent will oversee residents' medications, complete shelter admissions, monitor vital signs, triage for appropriate medical treatment, monitor consumer withdrawal symptoms and maintain good order in the house. Position requires staff remain awake, alert, and available during all duty hours, be diligent in completing records and arrange for emergency staff coverage. Valid Virginia driver's license and acceptable driving record required. PRN position. $11.26 hourly. Click here for full job description.
Community Services Associate I / Recovery Support Mentor PRN
Seeking an individual who is able to establish rapport with individuals with a SA and/or co-occurring disorders and their families to provide emotional support, transportation, and recovery support to individuals and support and education to family members. Ability to engage resistant or difficult clients, perform outreach, and work effectively with team members. High School graduate or GED plus 1 year of personal recovery or be the family member of an individual with a co-occurring or substance use disorder. Less than 1 year may be considered based on the strengths of the individual. Valid VA driver's license and good DMV driving record required. Hours will vary based on need. Most hours fall between 8am – 7pm, Monday – Friday, with possible weekend hours. $11.26 hourly. Click here for full job description.
ADULT DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES
Community Services Associate I / Residential
Energetic person to work in group home setting with adults with intellectual disabilities. Teach daily living skills, community and recreational activities, creative positive social interactions and transport the individual to and from activities. Shifts include working weekends and evenings. Valid Virginia driver’s license with good driving record required. DMV record required at interview Hiring range begins at $11.26 hourly. Full-time and part-time, benefits eligible positions available. Salary negotiable. Click here for a full job description.
Community Services Associate III / Residential
If you have a Bachelor’s degree in special education or a human services related field and two years’ experience working with individuals with Intellectual disabilities, consider this great career opportunity. Region Ten’s program supporting adults with intellectual disabilities is seeking a dynamic person to join a team working in a group home setting. Assist, supervise, and train skills in daily living, home care, personal care, and recreational activities. The incumbent is required to exercise sound judgment and demonstrate initiative; independence, creativity, leadership and cooperativeness when performing assigned duties and responsibilities. Valid VA driver’s license and good DMV driving record required. Hiring range begins at $34,297.00 annually. Salary negotiable. Click here for a full job description.
ADULT REHABILITATIVE SERVICES
Clinician I / PACT Peer Clinician
This position is a Peer position providing intensive community treatment services to consumers in Region Ten's PACT program. Incumbent is responsible for developing and implementing individual self care skills training programs encompassing an array of direct support services to persons with serious mental illnesses living in apartments or other housing arrangements. Services include monitoring; assessments of needs and functioning; training in skills required for activities of daily living (personal hygiene, nutrition education, meal planning, grocery shopping, housekeeping, money mgmt., etc. The incumbent must have life experience receiving services for mental illness. Must have a valid driving license, auto insurance, and safe driving record. Must meet certification as QMHP (Qualified Mental Health Professional) as set forth by Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services. Monday – Friday, 8:30am to 5pm; with some 12pm to 8:30pm shifts and 1 or 2 Saturday shifts per month. Salary is $37,727.00 annually. Click here for a full job description.
Clinician I/II/III / PACT
Region Ten is seeking to fill a Clinician vacancy on the PACT program serving adults with serious mental illness. The incumbent is responsible for providing intensive community treatment services to this population, including but not limited to: thorough assessment of needs; development and implementation of individual service plans; medication management; training in functional skills (activities of daily living, social skills, interpersonal relationships, financial management, etc.). Position requires strong organizational and time management skills, excellent writing skills, flexibility, and self-motivation. Must meet certification as QMHP (Qualified Mental Health Professional) as set forth by Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services. Valid VA driver's license and acceptable driving record is required. The schedule is weekdays 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 .m. with one 12 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. shift per week and one or two weekend day shifts per month.
Clinician I: Master’s degree required. Must meet QMHP. $37,727.00 annually.
Clinician II: Must be licensure eligible in Virginia. Supervision for licensure will be provided. $41,500.00 annually.
Clinician III: Must be licensed (LCSW, LPC, LMFT, LCP) in Virginia. $45,650.00 annually.
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CHILD AND FAMILY SERVICES
Clinician II/III / Crisis Intervention Specialist
Newly created position to work as part of the Child & Adolescent Community Based Services team by providing crisis intervention services to children and families, primarily in home, school and other clinically-appropriate community settings. To meet desired outcomes, will work closely with juvenile court services, social services, schools and other local agencies to enhance local crisis services and for the purposes of coordination of care. Incumbent will also provide substance abuse and mental health assessments, VICAP assessments, individual and family counseling, and act as a triage for families and emergency services. Schedule is mostly daytime hours and will include some evening hours according to client needs.
Clinician II: Must be licensure eligible in Virginia upon hire. $41,500.00 annually.
Clinician III: Must be licensed (LCSW, LPC, Psychiatric CNS-BC) in Virginia. $45,650.00 annually.
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Community Services Associate III / PRN
Come and join the Charlottesville/Albemarle Child and Family Services team working directly to provide behavioral coaching, emotional support, psycho-education, and skills training to children, youth, and families in their homes and other community settings. Work directly with Case Managers and other professionals, agencies, and resources in a coordinated effort to facilitate progress toward treatment goals. May provide transportation. QMHP (Qualified Mental Health Professional) – Child required. $16.49 per hour. Click here for a full job description.
Educational Support Specialist / Charlottesville/Albemarle
Make a difference in the life of an elementary, middle school, or high school-aged child. Work as a member of a dynamic team to provide behavioral coaching and support to at-risk children in this school-based program. Small caseload, ongoing supervision, works closely with teachers and staff. Full-time benefits. Schedule linked to school calendar. Must meet certification as QMHP (Qualified Mental Health Professional) Child – Eligible; QMHP preferred, as set forth by Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services. Experience providing mental health services in a school setting is a plus $34,297.00 annually. Click here for a full job description.
EMGERGENCY AND CASE MANAGEMENT SERVICES
Seeking individual with initiative to provide case management services to individuals of all ages with a primary diagnosis of intellectual disability, mental illness, or emotional disturbances. The incumbent assesses service needs, develops plans for access to services, and serves as a liaison with clients, families, and service providers, including serving as liaison with local state psychiatric facilities. Will work closely with state hospitals in discharge planning for consumers returning back into the community. Must meet certification as a QMHP. Valid VA driver’s license and good DMV driving record required. $37,727.00 annually. Click here for full job description.
Clinician II/III / Emergency Services
This is an extraordinary opportunity in Charlottesville, Virginia for unparalleled skills-growth and creative use of clinical skills! This position is responsible for crisis, assessment, intervention , stabilization and referral assistance to mental health, intellectual disability and substance abuse consumers, both over the phone and face-to-face; in office, and community settings. Will also have responsibility for short-term crisis counseling. Must be able to work independently but excellent back-up is available. Flexible work hours withoccasional evenings, weekends and holidays. The position requires a Master’s degree and Licensure (LPC, LCSW, LMFT, LCP) or pursing licensure. PRN position.
Clinician II: Must be licensure eligible in Virginia upon hire. Supervision for licensure will be provided. $19.95 per hour
Clinician III: Must be licensed (LCSW, LPC, LMFT, LCP) in Virginia. $21.95 per hour.
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Could this be you? Region Ten is looking for a BC-BE psychiatrist who is committed to providing quality recovery-oriented care to members of our community. Incumbent would work in Charlottesville, and would get in on the ground floor of our new Integrated Care team, an exciting new model of care. You will be able to consult bilaterally with Primary Care providers on-site. Provide psychiatric evaluations and medication follow-up visits, and collaborate with other clinicians on the treatment team. Salary starting at $143,269.00 annually/ negotiable. Click here for full job description.
Mental Health LPN / Wellness Recovery Center
Crisis stabilization program seeks energetic nurse with interests in serving highly motivated consumers with mental health and substance use issues. Interesting variety of duties, including admissions, entering medications into electronic medical record, triaging medical complaints and referrals for admissions. Great consumers, team,facility, and benefits. 40 hours per week, evenings and weekends. One year of nursing experience preferred. Hiring range begins at $31,179.00. Salary negotiable. PRN positions also available. $14.99 hourly/ negotiable. Click here for full job description.
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Program: REACH Region I
Location: Central Virginia (Health Planning Region I)
Position Classification: Full-Time
Compensation: Salaried based on education and experience
Qualifications: Must possess at least a master’s degree (preferably in a human service related field – e.g. social work, psychology, counseling, etc.) and meet Virginia DBHDS criteria for qualified professional (LMHP preferred). Understanding of the systems of care for individual with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities and mental health needs is necessary. Candidates must be flexible, patient and comfortable with teamwork and diplomacy. This position carries a high degree of autonomy and will require an individual that is highly self-motivated. Candidates that have experience with experience in mobile crisis intervention services, working with individuals with challenging behaviors, positive behavior support (PBS) and/or applied behavior analysis (ABA) are encouraged to apply. Reliable transportation is required for this position.
Responsibilities: The REACH Coordinator provides systemic crisis intervention and prevention services for adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities and behavioral challenges and/or mental illness throughout Health Planning Region I covering central Virginia (CSB areas include – Region Ten, Horizon Behavioral Health, Rappahannock Area, Rappahannock-Rapidan, Harrisonburg, Valley, Northwestern and Rockbridge) . Staff consult with individuals, their families and the existing system(s) of behavioral health intellectual disability, and/or developmental disability care representatives (e.g. targeted case management, outpatient therapists, PACTT, emergency services, crisis stabilization units ICF/MR, residential supports, inpatient psychiatric services, ID and/or DD Waiver services, supported employment providers, day program providers, etc.) assisting with identifying signs, symptoms, triggers, setting events, reassessing the presenting problem, completing comprehensive service evaluations, developing cross systems crisis plans, identifying and linking individuals to needed supports. Staff participate in a 24/7 “on-call” rotation to provide on-site crisis response, daily phone triage conference calls, weekly team meetings and monthly clinical team meetings. Staff identify training/education needs of paid/unpaid supports and provide/coordinate appropriate training to identified parties. Staff also assess individuals for admission to REACH therapeutic crisis stabilization services including in-home supports and facility based (for both planned and/or emergency therapeutic respite. Staff regularly document services provided and are responsible for completing the REACH referral screening, intake assessment, aberrant behavior checklist, comprehensive service evaluation, cross-systems crisis plan as well as other service-specific forms as necessary. Frequent and unplanned/crisis response travel is required to fulfill the responsibilities of this position.
Position Title: Mobile Crisis Counselor
Program: HPR I VA REACH
Location: Charlottesville, VA
Position Classification: Full-Time, Part-Time, PRN
Qualifications: Bachelor’s level and one year of service. Direct support experience with both developmental disabilities and mental health populations preferred. Experience with crisis prevention and intervention services preferred. Maintain valid license and insurance for personal vehicles utilized for work. Complete within specified time period the trainings as required by agency and service model.
Responsibilities: The Mobile Crisis Counselor provides a supportive and therapeutic environment to persons with co-occurring developmental disabilities and mental or behavioral health needs who are temporarily accessing emergency or planned respite in the individual’s home. This staff participates in the daily routine of the home and provides support for therapeutic, habilitative, personal care, health care and other activities. Monitors individuals for any mental health or behavioral symptoms and provides crisis prevention, intervention and de-escalation supports in accordance with crisis guidelines and the person’s plan. Plans, structures and prompts social and leisure time activities, including activities that build skills for behavior management, stress management, communication, adaptive living and daily living.
The Mobile Crisis Counselor participates as part of comprehensive REACH services that collaborate with the individual’s primary provider and clinical home, community crisis services, family and others. Maintains timely documentation of progress notes and other data, including incident and accident reports, behavior tracking notes, group notes, medication administration records, etc.. Adheres to program standards and policies as well as local, state and federal regulations
Inquiries and resumes should be directed to:
Name: James Vann
Title: Director, VA REACH Region 1
Phone: (919) 606-3872
Case Manager / Louisa
This position provides case management services to individuals of all ages with intellectual disabilities, mental illness and emotional disturbance. The incumbent will provide assessment of service needs, coordination of services among providers, development of service plans, as well as monitoring of needs and advocacy, consultation and education for consumers, families and the community. Valid VA driver’s license and good DMV driving record required. QMHP required. $37,727.00 annually. Click here for a full job description.
Clinician III / Louisa, Outpatient
Position available for Clinician with experience and expertise in providing assessment and treatment services to diverse populations of clients of all ages, with primary population served being children. Position works out of a busy rural outpatient clinic and incumbent must be skilled and comfortable working with adults, children, families, groups and the community to deliver services, including crisis intervention, engaging resistant/ difficult to engage clients, and working with individuals involved in the criminal justice system. Schedules can be flexible and require some evenings hours and after hours phone calls.
Clinician III: Must be licensed (LCSW, LPC, LMFT, LCP) in Virginia. $45,650.00 annually/ negotiable.
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Community Services Associate III / TDT Nelson, PRN
Make a difference in the life of an elementary, middle school, or high school-aged child. Work as a member of a dynamic team to provide behavioral coaching and support to at-risk children in this school-based program. Small caseload, ongoing supervision, works closely with teachers and staff. Full-time benefits. Schedule linked to school calendar. Must meet certification as QMHP (Qualified Mental Health Professional - Child) as set forth by Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services. Experience providing mental health services in a school setting is a plus. VA driver’s license and good DMV driving record required. $16.49 per hour. Click here for a full job description.
Educational Support Specialist / Fluvanna
Region Ten’s Fluvanna County clinic is seeking a dedicated and self-motivated individual to provide behavioral coaching and daily therapeutic support to at-risk children in our public schools. Bachelor’s degree in behavioral sciences or related human services field is required. Must meet certification as QMHP (Qualified Mental Health Professional – Child, as set forth by Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services. Valid VA driver’s license and good DMV driving record required. Experience providing mental health services in a school setting is a plus. $34,297.00 annually. Click here for a full job description.
All applications are due by 12:00 noon on the Friday following the date of this memo to be considered for this week's recruitments. Region Ten does not discriminate against any person on the basis of age, citizenship, color, disability, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex and/or sexual orientation. Bi-lingual Applicants are encouraged to apply.
Apply at Region Ten CSB, Human Resources Office, 502 Old Lynchburg Road, Charlottesville VA 22903; mail to 502 Old Lynchburg Road, Charlottesville VA 22903; or apply online by filling out an Application.
If you have additional questions, please call our Human Resources Department at 434-972-1898.