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20-004 Counselor 1 or 2

The CARE Center, Inc. | Butler, PA | Part Time and Contract

Job Description

THE CARE CENTER, INC.

 

JOB VACANCY NOTICE

POSITION:                  Counselor 1 or 2 (Part-Time Contract)

                                      Butler, PA

 

PAY GRADE:             12/14

 

WAGE:                        $19.00/hr. (Bachelor’s) $27.00/hr. (Master’s) (as a minimum)

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:                               

 

  • Provides intake assessments as well as outpatient psychotherapy including, but not limited to, individual, family, and group sessions.
  • Conducts assessment and diagnostic services to develop a comprehensive treatment plan and related treatment recommendations.
  • Develops and implements individualized treatment plans using individual, marital, group and family methodologies.
  • Participates in treatment team meetings with all levels of psychiatric and clinical staff, both individually and in group supervision.
  • Initiates appropriate Intra and Inter Agency contact to facilitate the care of the individuals that are served.
  • Prepares, maintains and submits all assigned case records, charts, reports, forms and other required documentation in a professional and timely manner.
  • Other duties as required.
  • Adheres to all policies, laws, regulations and codes of ethics and confidentiality as outlined by federal and state laws, and agency policies and procedures.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:                  

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology or related social services field with progressive experience in human services, is desirable;
  • Demonstrated ability or willingness to obtain the designated managed care credential of Mental Health Professional or Certified Addiction Counselor;
  • Demonstrated ability to obtain vital information during a personal interview to make proper recommendations;
  • Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with internal staff, providers, and other social service agencies;
  • Must not be excluded from participation in Medicare, Medicaid or any other federal health care program.  
  • Must successfully obtain Criminal History Clearance from the Pennsylvania State Police, Child Abuse Clearance from the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services, and FBI Fingerprints.
  • Ability to transport oneself in an insured vehicle, as program needs dictate.
  • Ability to observe and recognize verbal and non-verbal signs of physical or mental disorders.
  • Ability to work independently following established policies and procedures, including emergency situations.

 

QUALIFIED INDIVIDUALS SHOULD VISIT OUR WEBSITE http://www.sphs.org/employment.html FOR CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES OR STOP INTO THE HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICE AT 300 CHAMBER PLAZA, CHARLEROI, PA.    POSTING#20-004.

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