Mental Health Outreach Counselor- Hampshire Team 1 (234)

Mental Health Outreach Counselor

 Northampton

Full-time

We're looking for people to join our team who have a passion for helping people in mental health recovery. Collaborating with colleagues and organizations in the community, we all work together to support each program participant in meeting his or her unique goals and needs. 

 

As an Outreach Counselor, you will:

  •   Assist people in achieving their treatment plan goals
  •   Provide help in securing benefits and other resources
  •   Accompany people to appointments, and
  •   Provide coaching related to activities of daily living  

You are friendly, confident, resourceful, and you easily connect with all kinds of people. Comfortable using a computer for record-keeping and other purposes, you may already have some experience in the mental health field. Having a Bachelor's degree or MAP certified would also be a plus. And since you will be covering a lot of territory in any given week, you need to have a valid driver's license and a reliable vehicle.

SCHEDULE:

Vacancy 1

Sunday 12pm-8pm

Monday-Thursday 9am-5pm

Total=40 hours

Vacancy 2

Monday – Friday 12pm-8pm

Total = 40 hours

WHAT WE OFFER:

We provide a paid orientation, and training to obtain certification in First Aid, CPR, the Medication Administration Program (MAP), and Applied Non-Violence. In addition to our starting wage of $12.50/hour a $.50 wage differential will be paid for MAP certification.

we offer:

  •   Generous time-off package.
  •   Comprehensive, low-deductible health and dental insurance plans.
  •   403(B) retirement plan, with employer matching.
  •   Long-term disability benefits; paid life insurance; tuition assistance; and several more benefit options.


ServiceNet is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.  We are proud to be a tobacco-free employer.