Adult Clinical Community Support (CCS) Specialist

Responsibilities: Direct Clinical Service - Provides on-going primary and secondary community services to Adults with Severe Mental Disorders (SMD's); serves as an advocate, liaison, mediator, broker for SMD's; provides transport for clients to services; promotes a client/driven, strength-oriented service; adheres to the agency's mission statement; policy and procedures; follows guidelines to ensure quality assurance; maintains productivity and documentation standards; keeps current licensing credentials. 
Develops and implements initial and revised Individual Service Plan. Communicates with other service providers to improve quality of care to client.
Manifest a commitment to and Recovery Model philosophy and standards, and foster an environment that supports recovery for persons served. Possess a working knowledge of community resources.
Documentation: Completes all appropriate case documentation and case planning information; completes all necessary reports per agency policy and protocol; appropriate documentation of collateral contacts; participates in clinical supervision.
 
Qualifications: Ohio driver's license; proof of automobile liability insurance (minimum $100,000);
Bachelor’s degree required. Preference given to holders of Ohio Counselors and Social/Work Board licensure.
Experience in working with adults with SMD; exhibits respect, compassion, warmth, caring and friendliness; non-judgmental of varying cultural beliefs; ability to assess, teach and model skill development techniques in home maintenance, interpersonal-social and pre-vocational interests; ability to set limits, confront behaviors and redirect.
 
Supervisor: Clinical Community Support (CCS) Team Leader

Please email resume to: hrdept@newhorizonsmentalhealth.org

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