Mental Health Coordinator in San Marcos, TX at ResCare

Date Posted: 5/4/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/4/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Mental Health Coordinator

Job Category: Nursing/Skilled

Line of Business: Workforce Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Mental Health Coordinator.

Are you passionate about helping others? Dont miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.

Mental Health Coordinator Responsibilities

To work collaboratively with parents, staff, Mental Health professionals and the larger community in the delivery of mental health services to the student population.  Works as part of the mental health team to coordinate mental health services for those identified as having different mental health needs.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Makes a regular schedule for the Consultant's (MHC) visits.
  • Schedules for MHC to be available for individual consultations for parents and students and to make referrals, and post dates in advance.
  • Allows the MHC to review the developmental screening to identify concerns or delays and give recommendations for follow up.
  • Ensures that the MHC Recommendations Report is submitted after each visit.
  • Ensures staff is trained in the Mental Health Services at Pre-Service and In-Service, according to the training requirements.
  • Follows the Bi-Weekly Staffing Procedures.
  • Ensures the maintenance of required program records and follows Filing Procedures.
  • Ensures strict confidentiality.
  • Ensures all Mental Health resources are updated and available.
  • Assists the transition of students receiving Mental Health Services to their next destination, ensuring a smooth and efficient process.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Specific Requirements

Education:

  • Bachelor or Associates in Psychology or other related field, preferred. Preferred bilingual, with oral and written skills in Spanish and English.

Qualifications:

  • Ability to present a positive image of the organization to members of the community. Must have effective communication skills, both oral and written, and strong organizational, problem solving and time management skills. Ability to observe and record information including non-verbal information.

Additional Information



Benefits

In addition to meeting your passion for making a difference in people's lives and career advancement, opportunities you may also be offered:

  • Competitive pay based on experience
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • Suite of voluntary insurance options
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holidays
  • Performance incentives
  • Company Discount Purchasing Program
    • Cell phone Service
    • Ford and Chrysler Automobiles
    • Furniture
    • Appliances
    • Staples discounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Legal Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you assist people to reach their highest level of independence. 

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

2800 AIRPORT HWY , SAN MARCOS, TX 78666 USA