Hob: Mental Health Recovery Outreach Counselor T2-Northampton (794)

ServiceNet

21 Olander Drive
Northampton, MA 01060

Company Description:
ServiceNet employs more than 1,500 people in our diverse network of mental health and human service programs throughout western Massachusetts and Worcester County – from professional therapists who offer a wide range of evidence-based therapies in our behavioral health centers, to direct care staff in our group homes and enrichment centers, to the vocational specialists at our working farm in Hatfield. And we have a variety of interesting, challenging positions available. We hope you will apply!
Salary Range:Location:
15 Per Hour NORTHAMPTON, MA
Job Type:Category:
Full TimeSocial Services
Education Level:Work Experience:
High School or Equivalent
Preference: Required

Preference: Nice to have
Skills/Certifications/Licences:
Driver's License - Preference: Required
Description:
Mental Health Outreach Counselor
Hampshire Team 2
Full-time

We’re looking for people to join our team who have a passion for helping people in mental health recovery. Collaborating with colleagues and organizations in the community, we all work together to support each program participant in meeting his or her unique goals and needs.


As an Outreach Counselor, you will:

• Assist people in achieving their treatment plan goals
• Provide help in securing benefits and other resources
• Accompany people to appointments, and
• Provide coaching related to activities of daily living

You are friendly, confident, resourceful, and you easily connect with all kinds of people. Comfortable using a computer for record-keeping and other purposes, you may already have some experience in the mental health field. Having a Bachelor’s degree or MAP certified would also be a plus. And since you will be covering a lot of territory in any given week, you need to have a valid driver’s license and a reliable vehicle.


Schedule:
Vacancy 1 (1649)
Tuesday-Saturday 3pm-11pm
Total 40hrs

Pay & Benefits

We offer a wage of $15.00/hour—plus a $0.75 wage differential for Medication Administration Program (MAP) certification. We provide paid orientation and training for certification in Medication Administration Program (MAP), CPR & First Aid, and Proactive Approaches to Behavioral Challenges (PABC) if applicable.

We also offer a generous time-off package; comprehensive health and dental insurance plans; a 403(B) retirement plan, with employer matching; long-term disability benefits; paid life insurance; tuition assistance; and several more benefit options.


Interested?

Please email your resume and cover letter, and schedule you are interested in, noting Search #794 in the subject line, to jobs@servicenet.org. We look forward to hearing from you!

ServiceNet is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status. We are proud to be a tobacco-free employer.
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