Behavioral Health – Certified Peer Specialist – Career Center Abington

Job Opening

21th December, 2018

Certified Peer Specialist – Career Center Abington

Central Behavioral Health is seeking a Full time Certified Peer Specialist (CPS) for our Career Center in Abington, Pa.  Central’s Career Center team prides itself on encouraging, empowering, and instilling self-advocacy within everyone who enters our doors. As part of our team, this position will work with consumers as they explore career choices and/or educational goals. If challenges are experienced along the way, wellness tools will be developed so consumers can feel empowered to conquer any challenge. As part of our Career Center Team this position will support our consumers along their career and recovery journey every step of the way.

 

Full time salaried position with benefits.

Hours 8:00-4:00 M-F

 

Brief Description of Duties:

  • Engage consumers to help them understand and access possible available supports
  • Assist consumers in identifying their current needs, goals, while imparting hope through the sharing of your personal recovery experience
  • Develop and foster collaborative relationships with local employment to increase opportunities for consumers
  • Partner with consumers in achieving self-advocacy
  • Develop WRAP/Crisis Plans with consumers upon request
  • Keep appropriate records and documentation of engagement and provide reports regularly
  • Engage individuals to help them understand and access the possible supports which are available to them as part of a community based program.

 

Requirements:

High School diploma/GED is required.

Current certification in Peer Specialist Services needed.

Associates, Bachelors, or Masters a plus.

Previous or Current participation in the MH system as a recipient of service.

Driver’s license with acceptable driving history is required.

 

Clearances:

In accordance with state regulations, all prospective new employees/contractors must make available for photocopy the original of their Federal Criminal History Record (DHS FBI Background Check), PA Criminal Background Check and PA Child Abuse Clearance prior to a job offer being extended.

Current Central employees/contractors will not have to provide current clearances as clearances on file are renewable every 5 years.

**Central Behavioral Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Care Provider

Contact Toni Ryan at 610) 277-4600 x163 or tonir@centralmhmr.org.

 

Behavioral Health – School Based Therapist

Are you looking to make a difference with a rewarding career in the Behavioral Health field as a School Based Therapist?

Look no further than Central Behavioral Health. We are seeking applicants for a School Based Therapist in our Norristown location.  

Job Posting:

19th December, 2018

Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Human Services field
  • At least two years’ experience working with children and adolescents
  • Experience working in a school is preferred.

 

Job Requirements for the position:

Masters level clinicians to work in local school district providing individual sessions to identified students from grades 9-12.  Crisis counseling will be provided when necessary. This position is a full time position.

 

Clearances:

In accordance with state regulations, all prospective employees must make available for photocopy the original of their Federal Criminal History Record (DHS FBI Background Check), PA Criminal Background Check and PA Child Abuse Clearance prior to a job offer being extended.

Please send your resume to Jodie Davis at jodiem@centralbh.org

Central Behavioral Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Care Provider

Behavioral Health – Certified Peer Specialist (CPS) Generalist

Are you looking to make a difference with a rewarding career in the Behavioral Health field as a Certified Peer Specialist Generalist?

Look no further than Central Behavioral Health. We are seeking applicants for Certified Peer Specialist (CPS) Generalist in our Norristown location.  

Job Posting:

19th December, 2018

Central Behavioral Health has created a multifaceted Peer Support Team (PST) which provides recovery oriented services for adults 18 years and older with serious mental health or Co-occurring challenges. Currently, we have a Full-time CPS position available on the team for an energetic person with lived experience to provide support and assistance as a Certified Peer Specialist Generalist.  Below is a brief description of the available position.

Position Qualifications:

-Model partnership in Recovery with all Central consumers and staff and all persons with whom contact is made as a Central employee.

 

-Model the understanding that the Peer Specialist is an equal member of the “team” that partners with program participants, staff and others in the process of recovery.

 

-Engage individuals to help them understand and access the possible supports which are available to them as part of a community based program.

 

-Help individuals identify their current needs, goals, and steps to meet their goals while imparting hope through the sharing of your personal recovery experience.

 

Requirements

 

High School diploma/GED

Associates, Bachelors, or Masters preferred

Previous or Current participation in the MH system as a recipient of service.

Current certification in Peer Specialist Services is required.

Driver’s license with clean record is required.

 

Full time, salaried position with benefits

 

Clearances:

In accordance with state regulations, all prospective new employees/contractors must make available for photocopy the original of their Federal Criminal History Record (DHS FBI Background Check), PA Criminal Background Check and PA Child Abuse Clearance prior to a job offer being extended.

**Central Behavioral Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Care Provider

Contact Toni Ryan at 610) 277-4600 x163 or tonir@centralmhmr.org.

Behavioral Health – Case Management/ Recovery Coaching Positions

Are you looking to make a difference with a rewarding career in Behavioral Health – Case Management/ Recovery Coaching Services?

Look no further than Central Behavioral Health we are seeking applicants for Case Management/Recovery Coaching positions.  

Job Posting:

7th December, 2018

Position Qualifications:

A Recovery Coach will have one of the following:

  • A Bachelor’s degree with major course work in sociology, social work, psychology, criminal justice, counseling.
  • Be a registered nurse
  • A high school diploma and 12 semester credit hours in sociology, social welfare, psychology, gerontology, criminal justice, counseling or other social sciences plus 2 years in direct contact with mental health consumers.
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record.

Position Overview: Provides flexible, community-based services that are designed to promote the empowerment, recovery, and community integration of adults who have serious mental health challenges by partnering with them to direct their own recovery and advocacy process, by coaching and supporting the acquisition and utilization of skills needed to facilitate the individual’s recovery, and in linking to available services and resources, including informal supports. The recovery coach will assure that services are individualized, strengths and needs based, culturally sensitive and responsive, and goal driven.

Job Duties:

    • Partnering with identified consumers to assist, encourage, and support their recovery through ongoing assessments, including recovery and prevention plans, strengths-assessments and other recovery tools
    • Collaborating with treatment team, including therapists, program coordinators, psychiatrists, wellness recovery team, peer support, and other stakeholders providing the best possible team approach to recovery
    • Linking to community and other resources and to support individuals in identifying and accessing formal and informal resources independently
    • Assisting consumers in obtaining and maintaining housing
    • Maintaining production rates to meet the program’s expectations
    • Completing documentation and other paperwork in a timely and professional manner as well as to comply with Central’s standards and state licensing requirements
    • Promoting the recovery philosophy in our daily activities

Clearances:

In accordance with state regulations, all prospective new employees/contractors must make available for photocopy the original of their Federal Criminal History Record (DHS FBI Background Check), PA Criminal Background Check and PA Child Abuse Clearance prior to a job offer being extended.

If you are interested in this position or have further inquiries, please contact Dave Wilkinson at 610-277-4600 x 172 or email davew@centralbh.org

 

Behavioral Health – Supervisor of a Children’s Blended Case Management

Job Opening Date:

7th December, 2018

Are you looking to make a difference with a rewarding career in Behavioral Health as a Supervisor of a Children’s Blended Case Management Program?

Look no further than Central Behavioral Health we are seeking applicants for a Supervisor of Children’s Blended Case Management in our Norristown, Pa Office. 

Position Requirements: 

  • A Master’s degree in social work, psychology, rehabilitation, activity therapies, counseling or education and 3 years mental health direct care experience.
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record

Position Duties:

  • Supervise Children’s Blended Case Management Staff
  • Responsible for staff compliance with State, County, and agency policies and regulations
  • Determine eligibility of referrals made for Child Blended Case Managers
  • Meet performance metric needs identified by Montgomery County Behavioral Health department
  • Work closely with the Director of the Case Management/Recovery Coach department

Position Activities will include the following:

  • Monitoring staff charts, notes, and production
  • Complete regular performance evaluations of staff
  • Provide regular supervision to all staff
  • Facilitate regular staff meetings
  • Attend weekly department supervisor meetings
  • Attend required training’s
  • Crisis intervention skills
  • Willingness to be flexible with work hours
  • Ability to communicate well with consumers, families, agency staff and referral sources
  • Ability to work collaboratively with Montgomery County Behavioral Health staff, Magellan Behavioral Health staff, agency personnel and various outside organizations and school districts.

Clearances

In accordance with state regulations, all prospective employees must provide for photocopy the original of their Federal Criminal History Record (DHS FBI Background Check), PA Criminal Background Check and PA Child Abuse Clearance prior to a job offer being extended.

Send Resumes to:

Dave Wilkinson, Director, Case Management & Recovery Support Services
1100 Powell Street,
Norristown, PA  19401

Fax:  610-277-4651

Phone: 610-277-4600 x172

Email:  davew@centralbh.org

Behavioral Health – Children’s Blended Case Manager

Job Opening Date:

11th November, 2018

Are you looking to make a difference with a rewarding career in Behavioral Health as a Children’s Blended Case Manager?

Look no further than Central Behavioral Health we are seeking applicants for a Children’s Blended Case Manager

Position Description and Requirements:

The Child Blended Case Manager provides flexible, community-based services for children with Mental Health needs in the Norristown and surrounding communities.  Child Blended Case Managers link children and their families to resources while helping to navigate multiple child-serving systems.  Good organizational and advocacy skills are needed.  Full time, salaried position with benefits.  Flexible scheduling with an expectation to work some non-traditional hours.

Bachelor’s degree in psychology, social work, criminal justice, and/or related fields.

Clearances:

In accordance with state regulations, all prospective employees must provide for photocopy, the original of their Federal Criminal History Record (DHS FBI Background Check), PA Criminal Background Check and PA Child Abuse Clearance prior to a job offer being extended.

Send Resumes to:

Dave Wilkinson

Director, Case Management & Recovery Support Services
1100 Powell Street,
Norristown, PA  19401

Fax:  610-277-4651

Phone: 610-277-4600 x172

Email:  davew@centralbh.org

 

Behavioral Health – Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Services Coordinator

Job Opening Date:

11th November, 2018

Are you looking to make a difference with a rewarding career in Behavioral Health as a Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Services Coordinator?

Look no further than Central Behavioral Health we are seeking applicants for a BHRS Coordinator.  

Job Overview:

This position is entry level administrative.  Salaried position, benefits included.

Candidate must be highly organized and efficient.  Candidate will have a high volume of contact with clinical staff members, school personnel as well as the families involved with the program.

Duties include:

  • Treatment planning
  • Community outreach
  • School coordination
  • Scheduling appointments
  • Scheduling and attending treatment planning meetings with families
  • Obtaining insurance authorizations
  • Reviewing cases with insurance care manager
  • Billing
  • Referrals
  • Overall case coordination of assigned cases and administrative duties assigned by supervisor.

Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in related field with computer knowledge.

Clearances:

In accordance with state regulations, all prospective employees must provide for photocopy the original of their Federal Criminal History Record (DHS FBI Background Check), PA Criminal Background Check and PA Child Abuse Clearance prior to a job offer being extended. 

If you are interested in this position or have further inquiries, please contact Jodie Davis at extension 309 or at jodiem@centralbh.org

Central Behavioral Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Care Provider

Transition to Independence Process (TIP) Facilitator

Job Opening Date:

11th November, 2018

Are you looking to make a difference with a rewarding career in Behavioral Health as a Transition to Independence Process (TIP) Facilitator?

Look no further than Central Behavioral Health we are seeking applicants for a Transition to Independence Process (TIP) Facilitator.  

Description:

Central Behavioral Health is hiring a TIP Facilitator to work with Montgomery County, PA Transitional Aged Youth (TAY) 16 – 26 living with a mental illness.  The TIP Facilitator is responsible for following the evidence supported TIP Model and Pennsylvania Blended Case Management Regulations.  The TIP Facilitator provides a great deal of flexibility and works to engage the young person through relationship development, person-centered planning, and a focus on their future.  The TIP Facilitator teaches skills to help youth become more self-sufficient, connect youth to their community, build a safety net of support, advocate for youth voice and choice, and improve positive outcomes.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Engage and meet with each TAY on caseload (15 maximum) weekly.
  • Complete forms, assessments, and case notes related to the program on time.
  • Achieve billable hour’s requirements.
  • Ability to prioritize and organize schedule.
  • Participate in 24/7 emergency on call rotation.
  • Available to work evening hours and weekends.
  • Collaborate with multi-systems and family supports.
  • Facilitate community and social events.
  • Provide mediation and crisis support as needed.

Essential Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in psychology, social work, criminal justice, and/or other related fields
  • Valid driver’s license with a good record
  • Clearances (Federal Criminal History Record, PA Criminal Background Check, and PA Child Abuse)

Clearances:

In accordance with state regulations, all prospective employees must provide for photocopy, the original of their Federal Criminal History Record (DHS FBI Background Check), PA Criminal Background Check and PA Child Abuse Clearance prior to a job offer being extended.

 

Contact Collette D’Angelo at (610) 272-3042 x318 or colletted@centralbh.org

Behavioral Health – Fee for Service Therapist

Job Opening Date:

11th November, 2018

Are you looking to make a difference with a rewarding career in Behavioral Health as a Fee for Service Therapist?

Look no further than Central Behavioral Health we are seeking  Fee for Service Therapist applicants for our Outpatient Clinics in Norristown and Abington, PA.  

Position Overview:

Master’s level, to work with children, adolescents and adults providing treatment for emotional and behavioral problems and drug and alcohol issues.   Positions are available the Norristown and Abington offices.

Requirements

Master’s degree. Driver’s License a plus. Flexible hours.

Clearances:

In accordance with state regulations, all prospective employees/contractors must provide for photocopy, the original of their Federal Criminal History Record (DHS FBI Background Check), PA Criminal Background Check and PA Child Abuse Clearance prior to a job offer being extended.

If you are interested in a position or have further inquiries, please contact Eileen Curley at 610-277-4600 x223 or email eileenc@centralbhorg

Outpatient Behavioral Health – Intake Coordinator

Job Opening Date:

18th of October, 2018

Are you looking to make a difference with a rewarding career in Behavioral Health – Outpatient Services?

Look no further than Central Behavioral Health we are seeking applicants for an Intake Coordinator position in our Outpatient Program.  

Full time, M-F, 9-5

Bachelor’s Degree

Duties include:

  • Fielding intake calls
  • Scheduling appointments
  • Meeting with people who walk-in
  • Securing funding and disseminating information
  • Arranging hospitalizations, when necessary
  • Triaging crisis calls
  • Open cases in computer
  • Provide assistance to administrative staff as needed

Clearances:

In accordance with state regulations, all prospective employees must provide a copy of their Federal Criminal History Record (DHS FBI Background Check), PA Criminal Background Check and PA Child Abuse Clearance prior to a job offer being extended. 

Contact Eileen Curley at 610-279-9270 or email eileenc@centralbh.org for more information or to apply.