Community Support Specialist

Employer
PRS Inc.
Location
Mclean, VA
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
PRS, Inc. is one of the 50 Best Nonprofits to work for in the US and recently recognized by the Washington Post as one of the Top Places To Work. We are a community-based nonprofit organization in the Virginia and DC areas that serve individuals living with mental illness, substance use disorders, mild intellectual disabilities, autism spectrum disorders and persons in crisis. PRS is constantly striving to create a culture where employees enjoy coming to work, are accountable and can excel in the services they provide. We are seeking a dynamic, mental health professional who is committed to providing community-based services to our clients. This is accomplished in a variety of ways with the clients in their homes and/or communities: developing individual recovery plans, providing direct independent living skills teaching to include psycho-education and guiding clients to ensure their quality of care and successful recovery. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree, Master's preferred, in psychology, social work or related human services field with at least 1 year of related community-based work experience; Strong clinical mental health knowledge and writing skills; Reliable transportation and clean driving record required; and Must be a self-starter who possesses strong organizational and interpersonal skills including the ability to be patient, not easily discouraged, persistent, yet supportive. Job Posted by ApplicantPro