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ACT Vocation Specialist (Assertive Community Treatment)

Mental Health Partners
Longmont, CO
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

ACT Vocation Specialist (Assertive Community Treatment)

“If you like a planned schedule this job is NOT for you. Each day is completely unexpected. You need to be okay with filling a lot of roles, roles that have you scratching your head thinking “what in the world am I doing?”. One day you could be a house cleaner, Instacart worker, mover, companion, work out buddy, med runner, book club member, vet specialist, video game extraordinaire, etc. The list could go on. In the moment these jobs can sometimes be hard to fill, but each morning when you come back to check in with all your co workers you realize everyone is scratching their heads right along side you. Each one of these roles we put ourselves into make our client’s lives a little bit better and a little bit easier, and it makes it all worth it. “ ACT Clinician Lilly

Job Profile:

  • Do you have experience with day to day work with SPMI (Severe and Persistent Mental Illness) clients?
  • Are you looking for a community based role, meeting clients in their homes to help them develop productive and positive life skills?
  • Are you a creative, persistent and patient problem solver providing motivation and generating engagement with clients?

What we need for this job:

  • Bachelor’s degree in psychology, social work, counseling, vocational rehabilitation, or related fields
  • One to two years' experience with job development and/or vocational rehabilitation with a similar population can you help clients' write and develop resumes, and improve their communication skills and relationship building skills?
  • Reliable transportation to get to client’s homes and be at least 21 years old with a clean driving record
  • Familiarity and/or working knowledge of ACT (Assertive Community Treatment)
  • Familiarity with IPS model of Supported Employment

“The spirit of the ACT team is one of compassion, dedication and eagerness to everything inclusive in a client's improved functioning by being the ray of light & hope in both out community, our team and our agency.” Adult outpatient team therapist Dannielle

What’s In It For You:

  • Full time job with benefits (medical, dental, vision, life, disability and retirement plan)
  • Paid time off and paid holidays
  • Engaged employer who believes you are a key factor in delivering our mission to the community
  • Training and personal and professional growth opportunities
  • Strong team that will support you, and ask you to jump in to lend your skills where needed

Mental Health Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer that offers a diverse, quality work environment

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Ability to motivate and support job seekers in work roles
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including working in a team approach to assist job seekers
  • Excellent work organization and prioritization skills
  • Bicultural/Bilingual (Spanish) preferred

If selected as a provider for this clinical service position, you will be required to provide proof of education and transcripts (and proof of licensure, if applicable) and pass all required background checks prior to hire. You will also be required to complete MHP’s credentialing process and attend new hire orientation/training before you will be able to begin work.

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Longmont, CO
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