Full-Time Behavioral Health Counselor
Requirements: BSW in social work or BS/BA in psychology or a related field. One year of mental health experience is preferred, but not required. Must possess a valid NJ Driver's license.
Location: Morris Plains, NJ
Shift: FT: Evenings (4pm-12am) and Awake Overnight (12am-8am)
A full-time position working with the SPMI population in a supervised group home residential setting based in Morris Plains. Responsibilities include providing consumers with social support by facilitating recreational and socialization activities, providing case management services (except the overnight) on assigned days, and encouraging consumers to become more consistent and independent with their activities of daily living skills. Additional responsibilities include medication monitoring and medication education, updating electronic charts by writing weekly progress notes, performing crisis intervention as needed, and documenting service delivery that adheres to program protocol. Functions as an active member of the treatment team by providing insight regarding the consumers as needed.
Please e-mail your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 201-935-3991. Your cover letter should indicate preferred shift. On the subject line, refer to job code BHC-FT