Temp Bilingual (Spanish) Mental Health Rehab Specialist (220)

FULL POSITING:

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:

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.

The essential functions include:

  • Provide direct rehabilitative mental health services to Hillsides' Family Resource Centers clients across programs, including individual and group rehabilitative services, collateral services, crisis intervention, in-home community services, and/or services at other locations away from the Family Resource Centers
  • Coordination of services and case management, discharge planning, and case consultation with referral sources, school, allied agencies, and others
  • Maintain and complete all clinical and administrative record keeping associated with MHRS delivery of services
  • Interact with the community at large and with specific allied agencies, other programs, and funding sources in a manner that facilitates and enhances the operation of the Family Resource Centers
  • Is available for and participates in all appropriate Family Resource Centers on-call rosters and crisis calls/walk ins
  • Is available for crisis support to clients 24/7 when therapist is unavailable
  • Knowledgeable of prevailing governmental laws and regulations regarding the provision of mental health services, including confidentiality and limits thereof, the reporting of child abuse and neglect, and related regulations
  • Knowledgeable of and acts in accordance with Ethical and Professional standards as established by organizations outside of Hillsides
  • Attend and participate in program and Family Resource Centers-wide meetings, including staff in-service, clinical conferences, and training retreats
  • 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

  • Bachelors Degree plus four years experience in a relevant mental health setting, OR an Associates of Arts degree plus six years experience in a relevant mental health setting or 8 years experience in a relevant mental health setting.
  • Bilingual in Spanish preferred
  • Valid California drivers license, driving record and personal vehicle insurance acceptable to Hillsides' insurance carrier
  • Chemical Dependency Certificate preferred 

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