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Mental Health Worker/Direct Care Worker

Imagine You Fresno, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

A person needs to have  a Master's degree in Mental Health field that allows them to build hours towards their license.  The person is expected to have a mental health license in five years.

Education required is ASWi intern or MFTi intern.  When applying include your intern number.

Includes but not limited to providing therapeutic social work assistance to mentally or emotionally disturbed youth and/or non-minor dependents and to their families, collaborating with Licensed Staff and CFT in diagnosis and treatment planning, developing the needs and service plans. Have a strong knowledge in providing services that are implemented in a trauma service plans. Have a strong knowledge in providing services that are implemented in a trauma service plans. Have a strong knowledge in providing services that are implemented in a trauma informed environment, culturally relevant and age appropriate, and other duties.

Provide care, supervision, observation and protection of youth and or NMDs (Non-Minor Dependents).

Administer discipline and set limits

Supervise and participates in planned or directed activities.

Participates in group counseling, treatment planning sessions and in-service training.

Helps implement youth and or NMD treatment plans and directed activities.

Instructs youth in self-maintenance and life skills

Helps youth develop interpersonal and communication skills.

Writes daily log narratives an youth and or NMDs and various reports as required.

May act as liaison to youth and NMDs authorized representatives, community youth and or NMDs, school personnel, and communications skills.

Writes daily log narratives on youth and /or NMDs and various reports as required.

May act as liaison to youth and or /NMDs authorized representatives community youth and or N\MDs, school personnel, low enforcement personnel and other as needed.

Have a complete understanding in regards to the type of youth and or NMDs who will enter in the residential program and have the ability to adjust and maintain the congregate care environment according to agency's mission and program deliveries.

Must be able to adjust in crisis situations, must be able to work and handle crisis situations that may or may not involve law enforcement, hospital mental and physical.

Gives instructions to youth and or NMDs regarding desirable health and personal habits.

Discipline youth and NMDs and recommends or initiates other measures to control behavior.

Counsels or provides similar diagnostic or therapeutic services to mentally disturbed, delinquent, or disabled youth and or NMDs

Escorts youth to designated activities.

 

Company Description
Imagine You Inc is an STRTP Short Term Residential Treatment Program. The minors that come into our care are ward of the court from CPS to Probation. The behaviors range from Defiant, Gang Involvement, Expoited Teens, Mental Illness, Past Trauma, Etc.
Meet one qualification to apply:

1) Bachelors of Arts or Science Degree
2) Valid Child Development Teaching Permit
3) Completed 12 semester units in Early Childhood Education, Adolescent Development, or Foster and Kinship Care Education and have at least 100 hours of experience working with youth.
4)Valid certificate as an Alcohol Counselor, Drug Counselor, and have at least 100 hours of experience working wth oyour.
5) Valid vocational training certificate, credential, or documentation demonstration that the individual is trade journey who instructs children in vocational skills and have at least 100 hours experience working with youth.
6. Full time staff or served as volunteer at a Group home, STRTP or substance abuse treatment program for at least one year.
7. Relevant life experience in the child welfare, mental health or juvenile justice system as a consumer, mentor or caregiver

Looking for applicants that are strong willed, can follow a scheduled program and implement them, deal wit stressful situations structured environment, active, correct minors that are acting out, can deal with a fast paced environment

Our Agency s seeking applicants that have open availability.

Shifts available 12P-12A SA-SU, 12A-8A FR, 12A-12P SA-SU
Looking for ON-CALL

NOTE: MAKE SURE SUBMITTED RESUMES ARE UPDATED WITH EXPERIENCE WORKING WITH THE AT-RISK POPULATION. ADULT RESIDENTIAL DOES NOT COUNT. IF RESUMES DO NOT SHOW EXPERIENCE IN THE FIELD IT WILL BE DENIED FOR PROCESSING.

Job Types: Part-time, Temporary

Salary: $13.00 to $15.00/hour

Imagine You

Why Work Here?

A good foundation to develop Social Worker skills for future employment in the Social Worker field.

Imagine You Inc is an STRTP Short Term Residential Treatment Program. The minors that come into our care are ward of the court from CPS to Probation. The behaviors range from Defiant, Gang Involvement, Expoited Teens, Mental Illness, Past Trauma, Etc. Looking for applicants that are strong willed, can follow a scheduled program and implement them, deal wit stressful situations structured environment, active, correct minors that are acting out, can deal with a fast paced environment Our Agency s seeking applicants that have open availability. Shifts available 12P-12A SA-SU, 12A-8A FR, 12A-12P SA-SU Looking for ON-CALL NOTE: MAKE SURE SUBMITTED RESUMES ARE UPDATED WITH EXPERIENCE WORKING WITH THE AT-RISK POPULATION. ADULT RESIDENTIAL DOES NOT COUNT. IF RESUMES DO NOT SHOW EXPERIENCE IN THE FIELD IT WILL BE DENIED FOR PROCESSING. Job Types: Full-time, Part-time,

Address

5100 N 6th St
Fresno, CA
USA