The caseworker for Adult Mental Health services within the jail system works to assist mental health consumers in successfully completing goals. This person will assess client needs, link clients with community resources, provide skills training and psychosocial rehab, and perform other case management duties.  Position will work closely with law enforcement, attorneys, judges, and jail officials.

Knowledge, Skills, and Essential Functions

  • Excellent written communication  and basic computer knowledge for inputting clinical documentation
  • Excellent verbal communication with consumers, staff, and community providers
  • Time management required to meet service goals
  • Local travel to local jail, consumer homes and other community settings
  • Lift up to 30 lbs.
  • Stooping, bending, sitting, standing, and keyboarding for prolonged periods
  • Ability to be CPR and PMAB certified
  • Valid driver's license, liability insurance, and reliable transportation required

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's or Master's in social work, psychology or related field with ability to obtain Qualified Mental Health Professional credentialing
  • 1 years of case management or criminal justice experience preferred

Hours: M-F 8AM-5PM with other as needed

Salary: $35,000-$41,195 ANNUAL DOQ

Benefits:

Heart of Texas Behavioral Health Network strives to offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

Employer paid Health Insurance
Employer paid Dental Insurance
Employer paid Life Insurance
Payroll Direct Deposit
12 paid Holidays per year
Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)

Excellent 401-K Retirement Plan (Center will contribute 12% of employee earnings) **Certain Requirement Needed**


Location:  2010 LaSalle Avenue Ste. A Waco, Texas 76706

 

Department: 2010 LaSalle Ave #B Waco, Texas
This is a full time position

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