State Of Ohio London , OH 43140
Posted 2 months ago
Who We Are
Guided by a single mission "To reduce recidivism among those we touch," the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction believes that everyone is capable of positive change. Our staff embrace these core values and serves as role models for pro-social behavior conveying an attitude of dignity and respect in the treatment of others.
What We Do
The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction has been tasked with front line crime reduction through rehabilitative treatment and programming efforts provided in a safe, secure and humane correctional environment and effective community supervision. Our goal is to protect the public through helping individuals turn away from crime and become productive, contributing members of our communities, ensuring a safer Ohio for all Ohioans now and in the future.
To learn more about our agency, please visit our website at www.drc.ohio.gov
Are You Ready?
We are thrilled to see that you are interested in beginning your career with the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction! Without a doubt, this will be the most rewarding and meaningful work you'll ever find with a work family that is second to none!
What's in it for you:
Pay ranges from approximately $50,564 to $68,265. Starting pay will be based on qualifications, education, experience, and location.
DRC is a "qualifying employer" for purposes of the federal Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness program.
At the State of Ohio, we take care of the team that cares for Ohioans. We provide a variety of quality, competitive benefits to eligible full-time and part-time employees. For a list of all the State of Ohio Benefits, visit our Total Rewards website! Our benefits package includes:
Dental, Vision and Basic Life Insurance
Time Away From Work and Work/Life Balance
Paid time off, including vacation, personal, and sick leave
11 paid holidays per year
Ohio Public Employees Retirement System
This position is for the sex offender program.
This is a reposting... If you applied previously, you must apply again to be considered.
The Job Opportunity and Duties
As a member of an interdisciplinary mental health treatment team, responsible for assigned mental health interventions for a caseload of mentally ill criminal offenders
Responsible for the completion of screenings which include detailed mental health screens as well as risk assessments that are inclusive of suicide watch assessments when determined to be within their scope of practice and allowable per their credentialing board, ODRC policy, and within direct consultation with an Independently Licensed Mental Health Professional when they are not independently licensed
Conducts individual and group clinical interventions as prescribed on the individual mental health treatment plan using clinical intervention strategies within their scope of practice and directed by supervision
Provides psychosocial group interventions as prescribed on the mental health treatment plan
Provides mental health liaison services to an assigned caseload, including the monitoring of the offender progress with the mental health treatment plan goals
Completes psychosocial needs and treatment assessments as part of interdisciplinary treatment planning
Completes transfer and discharge summaries
Consults with other institution staff regarding the mental health caseload inmate's institutional adjustment and service needs
Initiates and maintains contact with families and community agencies
Provides and seeks information relative to patient care and treatment
Makes appropriate community referrals, per mental health treatment team
Writes reports and/or documentation to include electronic documentation of all inmate contacts, mental health liaison progress note entries, discharge plans and miscellaneous forms and reports as needed, per policy and protocol
Attends meetings of social work or counselor supervision
Attends in-service training sessions and workshops for professional development
May be assigned to teach in-service
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) by Ohio Counselor, Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy Board.
Note: the official position description on file with the designated agency is to reflect, in the minimum acceptable characteristics, the required license(s) related to the scope of practice and services provided as described in the job duties. Only those applicants possessing the required license(s) documented in the position description are to be considered for any vacancies posted or in case of displacement due to a layoff.
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