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20-164 Counselor 2

Southwestern Pennsylvania Human Services, Inc. Greensburg, PA
  • Expired: October 09, 2020. Applications are no longer accepted.

CONNECT, INC.JOB VACANCY NOTICEBecome a leaderBecome an innovatorMake a difference in your community and join the premier nonprofit human services company in the region. Come join our team and build a career with SPHS!POSITION: Counselor 2 (Part-Time with ACA Benefits) Welcome Home/D.W.E.L. Greensburg, PA PAY GRADE: 14 WAGE: $19.98/hr.

(with ACA Benefits and opportunity for advancement) ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Provides outpatient psychotherapy and follow-up services to the clients with mental illness and substance abuse. Develops and implements individualized treatment plans using individual, marital, group and family methodologies, maintaining a direct service level of 60% minimum time. Participates in Case Conferences with all levels of psychiatric and clinical staff, individually and in group supervision staffings.

Serves as a member of an Interdisciplinary Treatment Team. Initiates appropriate Intra and Inter Agency contact to facilitate client care. Prepares, maintains and submits all assigned case records, charts, reports, forms and other required documentation in a professional and timely manner.

Adheres to all policies, laws, regulations and codes of ethics and confidentiality as outlined by federal and state laws, and agency policies and procedures. QUALIFICATIONS: Masters Degree in Social Work, Psychology or related social services field with a clinical practicum; in accordance with Department of Human Services (DHS) or Department of Drug & Alcohol Program (DDAP) regulations. Experience requirement in working with the homeless population with an understanding and knowledge of the Housing First approach.

Demonstrated ability or willingness to obtain the designated managed care credential of Mental Health Professional and any subsequent state licensure available. Demonstrated ability to obtain vital information using the siip evaluation tool, during a personal interview to make proper recommendations. Must successfully obtain Criminal History Clearance from the Pennsylvania State Police and Child Abuse Clearance from the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services and FBI Fingerprint Clearance.

Ability to transport oneself in an insured vehicle, as program needs dictate. Ability to understand and follow supervisory direction. Ability to work independently following established policies and procedures.QUALIFIED INDIVIDUALS SHOULD VISIT OUR WEBSITE FOR CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES OR STOP INTO THE HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICE AT 300 CHAMBER PLAZA, CHARLEROI, PA.


Southwestern Pennsylvania Human Services, Inc.


Greensburg, PA
15601 USA