Vocational Specialist

Employer
Loudoun County
Location
Leesburg, VA
Posted
May 15, 2018
Closes
May 21, 2018
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
VOCATIONAL SPECIALIST Recruitment #18-S3-1164 Date Opened: 5/5/2018 8:00:00 AM Closing Date: 5/20/:59:00 PM Hiring Range: $47,230-$68,696 Department: MHSADS Job Type: Open and Competitive Full/Part-Time: Full-Time Eligible For: Full Benefits Reg/Temp: Regular INTRODUCTION Are you a passionate individual, committed to helping others? Do you enjoy being an advocate for the individuals you support? It is our mission to connect individuals and their families with person-centered, recovery-oriented services and supports in partnership with the Loudoun community. JOB DESCRIPTION The Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services is currently seeking an energetic and dynamic QMHP for the position of Intensive Community Treatment (ICT) Vocational Specialist. This position will provide intensive community treatment services to adults with serious mental illnesses, and/or co-occurring substance use disorders. The ICT team serves individuals in scattered sites throughout Loudoun County and is responsible to respond with treatment interventions in non-clinic based settings. Responsibilities include assessment, treatment planning, crisis intervention, care management and supportive counseling; and interagency consultation and coordination of treatment services. Maintains all clinical records and documentation according to federal, state and agency policies and procedures. Demonstrates the ability to function as a member of a busy, mobile clinical team utilizing advanced clinical skills. Will be required to transport individuals in program vehicles. Work schedule is flexible and will require day and early evening hours. The Vocational Specialist will provide assessments, promote readiness and individualized care for anyone interested in employment activities. JOB REQUIREMENTS Requires any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling Minimum of 3 years' related professional experience in the provision of mental health services and certification in Vocational Rehabilitation or pursuit thereof SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS Master's Degree in social work, psychology or counseling Virginia Clinical licensure or license-eligible preferred. POST CONDITIONAL OFFER CONTINGENCIES Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check, credit check, driving record and TB test. Must have a valid driver's license. CONCLUSION Loudoun County Regular Full-time Employees are eligible for full benefits including but not limited to the following as a part of a total rewards package! Retirement from the Virginia Retirement System (VRS) Annual leave Sick leave Annual Paid Holidays Group Health Plan Group Life Insurance Exceptional Performance Recognition Credit Union Membership Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Education and Career Development Click on a link below to apply for this position: Fill out the Supplemental Questionnaire and Application NOW using the Internet.

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