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Community Support SpecialistGalesburg, IL
Primarily responsible for provision of Community Support services for consumers with serious mental illness residing at 24-hour supervised, intermittent support residential setting, and independent/community living settings. Assist Residential Director and Coordinators with referrals for residential and community services as it relates in the individualized treatment plan. Work with both internal and external providers to deliver appropriate services.
Bachelor's degree or RN preferred. May consider LPN or individual with MHP credentialing status. Must at a minimum, meet the DMH credentialing requirements of a Mental Health Professional (MHP). Experience in Human Services desirable.
Must be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, have good social and assessment skills, and ability to work as a team member. Must have a commitment to work with persons with disabilities and demonstrates a belief in the principles of recovery and empowerment for persons with disabilities. Willingness to work flexible hours. Basic computer navigation and word processing skills essential.
Must have reliable transportation, valid driver's license, proof of insurance, and be insurable. Also must obtain and maintain Blood Borne Pathogens, OIG, Corporate Compliance and Security Rules. CPR and First Aid training after hired.
Full - time
$12.50 - $15.00 / hour