Interested in an opportunity with a leading Mental Health organization in NC? Alexander Youth Network is looking for a Behavioral Health Counselor position in our Residential Treatment Center (RTC) in our Greensboro location.
Saturday and/or Sunday, 16 and/or 32 hour shifts. Must be able to attend two-week paid orientation.
Why work for AYN?
Non-Traditional schedule options
Valuable work experience with clinical leaders in the field of children's mental health
Comprehensive Wellness Package including medical, dental and vision options
401(k) contribution and match options to help staff plan for retirement
Comprehensive training. Employees in our PRTF department are trained in:
High school diploma is required. B.A. /B.S. in a related human service field preferred. Experience with children/adolescents with mental health diagnosis preferred.
To learn more about our program and to apply, please visitwww.alexanderyouthnetwork.org.You must complete an application online to be considered for an interview.
Provides, coordinates, and monitors a variety of direct care activities for clients in the residential, group home or other client treatment environment in accordance with the NMT model ensures consistent and appropriate activities, therapeutic activities, clinical interventions, and staffing and treatment planning. Ensures a clean and safe environment for clients; ensures residential facilities of clients are clean, safe and maintained. Offers appropriate intervention services; facilitates individual, group and family conferences.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES. Other duties may be assigned.
Completes documentation timely and accurately
Completes all mandated training
Provides quality services in accordance with NMT model and agency policies
Maintains neat work area
Participates in clinical staffings.
Adheres to TCI protocols for restrictive interventions (RIs)
Attendance: Has minimal occurrences ofunscheduledabsences or lateness
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High school diploma is required. B.A. /B.S. in a related human service field preferred. Four years Mental Health experience is preferred.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear; and taste or smell. The employee frequently is required to climb or balance. The employee must frequently move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
Alexander boasts a comprehensive benefits package which includes: