POSITION SUMMARY STATEMENT:
The Mental Health Practitioner position for Safehouse is responsible for maintaining the safety and welfare of program clients, providing daily rehabilitation interventions, participating in clinical supervision and meeting all annual training requirements. Afton Place is an intensive residential mental health treatment center. Sixteen single-rooms create a safe and supportive environment where individuals work to reach their recover goals and rejoin the community.
Bachelor's degree or higher in one of the behavioral sciences or related field from an accredited college or university with 2000 hours of verifiable supervised work experience in the delivery of services to Serious and Persistent Mentally Ill (SPMI) patients.
Associate's Degree with at least 6,000 hours of supervised work experience in the delivery of services to Serious and Persistent Mentally Ill (SPMI) patients
Licensure/ Registration/ Certification: Pass Certified Medication Administration (training provided)
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to work independently, initiate and problem-solve work independently
Good written and oral communication skills
Able to work collaboratively
Good time management skills