Flexible hours; Part-time position; potential to be a full time position in the future based on the case load
Contract based; $29.57-$30.50 per Billed Service hour
Virtual interviews available.
About the Organization
Hillcrest Family Services is a non-profit organization that assists adults and children in need of help. Every day, Hillcrest builds confidence in hundreds of people and families. We strive to be a leading provider in supporting brain health and wellness. We're a place where compassion is commonplace. Where our passion soars and faith restores.
About the Program
Hillcrest Supported Living (HSL) is a program that provides an individual with a Visiting Counselor who assists them in developing the skills they want or need in order to gain satisfaction in their lives. Services are provided in a client's home, apartment, or in a family home, and can be provided as often as the individual requests.
Visiting Counselors provide skill-building and training in all areas of daily life, including:
Mental health and medication management
Community living skills
Developing and maintaining a daily routine
Learning about and how to apply for community resources
Expected results of the Supported Living Program include the development of a support network in the community, successful residence in the community, and the prevention of unnecessary hospitalizations.
As a Visiting Counselor, your primary responsibilities include providing case coordination, skills teaching, counseling, crisis intervention and support services to consumers in the Hillcrest Supported Living Programs. In addition, you will:
Providing case coordination for each consumer
Conducting assessments and create service plans based on client needs, wants, and abilities.
Assisting in obtaining appropriate community resources or services for each consumer
Establishing and maintain funding for each consumer
Maintaining a complete and updated clinical record for each assigned consumer.
What you need
AA degree and/or two or more years experience in the human services field
Must be able to drive agency vehicles.
Must have 24 hour access to a reliable vehicle and it should be insured
Must not be a habitual abuser of alcohol and drugs, a criminal or abuser and be free of any communicable diseases per Chapter 63
What Makes You Stand Out
Bachelor's degree in a related field
Knowledge of brain injury and chronic mental illnesses, behavioral and rehabilitation theories as well as group and family counseling skills
Must be skilled in handling crisis situations via phone and in person
Excellent time management, organization, and flexibility
The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job posting are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines. A complete list of job duties may be requested at any time during the job application process.
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Hillcrest Family Services