Full-time, benefits eligible
Responsibilities: This is a direct treatment and group work position addressing the mental health needs of consumers recovering from a serious mental illness within the context of a PROS program. Specific responsibilities include: perform individual and group therapy, conduct asssessments, maintain a caseload, provide pre-placement job training and support groups, facilitate vocational development services within the CRS and IR components; complete timely and accurate reports, contact and meet with community employers, provide supportive collateral services as needed, comply with OMH and program requirements, and perform additional duties as assigned.
Requirements: Professional master’s degree in mental health field, designated by the NYS Office of Mental Health, e.g. licensed mental health practitioner. Experience working with individuals with mental illness in a vocational rehabilitation desirable. Experience working with diverse populations preferred. Strong written, verbal, and organizational skills needed. Valid driver’s license required. Position will require some weekend hours and off site visits.
Due to the high number of applicants, only successful candidates will be notified.