MAT Therapist (318)

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.? Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.? Other duties may be assigned.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

The essential functions include:

* Conduct home-based & on-site assessment sessions under supervision of the clinical supervisor

* Document sessions in compliance with DMH requirements

* Collaborate with DMH, DCFS, Foster Family Agencies, schools, and collaterals

* Attend supervision, training sessions & staff meetings as requested

* Responsible for assessment and linkage to services

* Provide summary of findings document and present at team meeting

* Available for consultation and assistance to program families & referral agencies until case is closed

* Implement program protocols & guarantee that procedures are consistent with protocols

* Is available to do a parenting group, or other assigned group, on a rotation one evening a week

* Other duties as required

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & CERTIFICATES

* MSW or MA. Must be registered with the BBS

* Experience with diverse families, children with trauma history, and Child Protective systems

* Bilingual in Spanish preferred

* Valid California drivers license, driving record and personal vehicle insurance acceptable to Hillsides' insurance carrier

HILLSIDES OFFERS EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE:

  • Competitive salary

  • Medical insurance?with a $10 premium per paycheck for employee only coverage plan

  • Dental insurance?100% employer paid for HMO employee only coverage plan

  • Life and AD&D insurance 100% employer paid up to two times the annual salary

  • Flexible Spending Account with $500 roll-over limit

  • 401 k with no wait period, 5% employer match cap and no vesting schedule

  • 12 paid holidays per year and generous paid time off policy accruing up to 22 days off annually

  • Bilingual stipend of $2,000 or $4,000 for applicable?positions

PQI STATEMENT

Every employee has the opportunity and responsibility to participate in one or more activities each year that support the performance quality improvement (PQI) of Hillsides' programs & services.? Activities might involve membership on a PQI committee or work group, service as a peer reviewer, data collection for PQI and evaluation purposes, completion of PQI questionnaires and surveys or participation in focus groups, or other activities as identified by PQI committees or work groups.

TRAUMA INFORMED CARE (TIC)

Hillsides practices Trauma Informed Care (TIC) principles which recognizes the signs, symptoms, and widespread impact of trauma; Employees are asked to comprehensively integrate knowledge of Trauma Informed Care into policies, procedures, and practices with the goal to prevent re-traumatization which promotes healing of families, youth, individuals, and communities.

OSHA CATEGORY:

This position performs tasks that may involve exposure to blood, body fluids, or tissues.? All Hillsides employees are offered the opportunity to receive the Hepatitis B vaccination series.

Hillsides is an Equal Opportunity Employer