Bachelor's degree and 1 Year of direct care experience OR High School diploma/GED 4 years of direct care experience. Knowledge of substance abuse preferred. Case management experience preferred.
Must have a valid driver's license and be able to drive an organization automobile/van
Must have Act 33/34/73 Clearances upon hire
Physical and drug screen
SCHEDULE (This is a non-exempt/hourly position)
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM (4 day work week)
Great Benefit Package: (Benefits start Day 1 of employment)
ABOUT THE ROLE
- Paid Time Off (PTO)
- Medical, Dental, Vision
- Life Insurance
- Paid Holiday Days
- Plus more.........
Our Mental Illness and Substance Abuse Residential Care Advisor
provides assistance and training to individuals with co-occurring Substance Abuse /Serious Mental Illness in a residential location. We are looking for people who can work as a team and assist the persons served in the residence (up to 11 adults) in using their strengths to successfully transition into the community, you might be asked to assist with coaching and modeling skills such as cleaning, cooking, hygiene and offer support in strengthening the healthy and effective coping skills needed for a successful recovery. You may be expected to take residents to activities in the community, medical appointments, design and carry out group activities, collaborate with the clinical team and monitor medication.ABOUT YOU
In any given day, you might teach and monitor daily living skills, manage medications, take residents to appointments, interact with family members, take residents to self-help community groups and activities, create service plans, conduct one on one counseling, and complete referrals for community based programs. We're looking for employees who are professional, flexible, compassionate, and can remain composed in stressful situations.
This is a team-based position. Our sites are like your family home! Your dependability, integrity, empathy for others (both persons served and your fellow employees), and dedication to teamwork are essential to this position. The ability to maintain professional boundaries and a belief in recovery are essential. ABOUT PITTSBURGH MERCY
We're a community-based health and human services organization using person-centered care to treat our area's most vulnerable populations. We work with families in settings that are safe and familiar to them, and view them as equal partners when planning, developing, and monitoring care.
Our mission is to be a compassionate, transforming presence within our communities. We reach out to offer help - and hope - to people who are experiencing:
Mental illness and substance abuse
Physical health needs
Traumatic events or circumstances, including homelessness + abuseOur Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
Trinity Health is a family of 115,000 colleagues and nearly 26,000 physicians and clinicians across 25 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.
Our dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention, and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.
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