MENTAL HEALTH WORKER OR SENIOR CLINICIAN

  • Address

    McKees Rocks, PA, 15136

  • Type of position

    Admin/Support

  • Posted on

    February 22, 2019

Partners For Quality is hiring for a MENTAL HEALTH WORKER OR SENIOR CLINICIAN job in McKees Rocks,PA

ORGANIZATION: ALLEGHENY CHILDREN’S INITIATIVE
DEPARTMENT: FAMILY BASED MENTAL HEALTH
POSITION: MENTAL HEALTH WORKER OR SENIOR CLINICIAN
STATUS: FULL TIME
HOURS: FLEXIBLE, TO MEET THE NEEDS OF THE CASELOAD
LOCATION: ALLEGHENY COUNTY
SALARY / WAGES: $37,904 - $42,050 / DOE (salaried, exempt) + $1,000 Sign on bonus

 

Allegheny Children’s Initiative, a subsidiary of Partners For Quality, Inc., is a non-profit community organization that provides mental and behavioral health community based services to children, adolescents and families throughout Allegheny County. Based out of the South Side, we currently provide Psychological Evaluations, BHRS, Service Coordination, Student Assistance, Parent Child Interaction Therapy, and Family Based Mental Health programs. ACI is also COA (Council On Accreditation) accredited.

The Family Based Therapist will be responsible for providing intensive home-based therapeutic interventions and support services in collaboration with a partner to families whose children and/or adolescents meet the criteria for a psychiatric (mental health) diagnosis and who are at risk for inpatient psychiatric hospitalization or other out-of-home placements. Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide intensive family therapy, parent management, psycho-education and support services
  • Conduct individual and family therapy sessions, primarily in the home
  • Conduct a comprehensive Initial Assessment / Intake Evaluation of the consumer / family
  • Develop a Comprehensive Treatment Plan and a Crisis/Safety Plan in collaboration with the family
  • Coordinate and/or link families with formal services and supports
  • Maintain collateral contact and collaborative relationships with formal and informal agencies
  • Identify, develop and implement additional supportive services reimbursable via FBMHS FFS funds
  • Assist consumers in establishing relationships with other service providers

QUALIFICATIONS

  1. Minimum of a Master's Degree in Counseling, Social Work, Psychology or related field and minimum of two (2) years experience in a CASSP-oriented setting OR Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology, Sociology, Social Work or related field in accordance with regulations and minimum of one (1) year experience in a CASSP-oriented setting
  2. Excellent clinical skills and familiarity with family systems / other therapeutic modalities and supportive and concrete services available to children and families
  3. PA licensure and/or certification by American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists preferred
  4. Sincerely interested in improving the lives of children with mental health diagnoses
  5. Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  6. Excellent computer skills
  7. Act 33 / 34 and FBI clearances
  8. Valid Driver’s License and full time use of a vehicle

SALARY / WAGES
$37,904 - $42,050 / DOE (salaried, exempt)

CASH INCENTIVES

Employees have the opportunity to earn additional money through various incentive programs:

  • $1,000 sign on bonus
  • Employee Referral (for successfully referring someone to employment)

BENEFITS
Full Time employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package:

  • Individual or Family Health Insurance (CIGNA) OR cash pay out option
  • Health Savings Account (packaged with Health insurance)
  • Individual or Family Dental and Vision Insurances
  • 5 ½ weeks Paid Time Off/year (increases with years of service)
  • Short Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Retirement Savings Plan
  • Supplemental Insurance (Aflac)

WORK PERKS!

  • Professional Licensure supervision
  • Access to free C.E.U.s
  • Free parking
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Company issued laptops and cell phones for work use
  • Employee Activities, Rewards and Recognition Programs

Interested candidates should apply directly online: PFQ.org
Have a resume? Email to Careers@pfq.org

Partners For Quality, Inc. Corporate Offices
250 Clever Road, McKees Rocks (Robinson Twp), PA 15136

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