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Vocational Specialist

Company: Oaks Integrated Care Inc.
Location: cherry hill
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Join our team today where you will immerse yourself in a rewarding career for years to come!

As a Vocational Specialist, you will be an integral part of a multidisciplinary team who provides clinical services in the communities within Camden County, NJ. The adult program provides person centered, comprehensive, integrated rehabilitation, treatment and support services to individuals with serious and persistent mental illness, who have had repeated hospitalizations and are at serious risk for psychiatric hospitalization.

Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm; one evening shift per week; 30 minute unpaid lunch. Shift includes a rotating on-call schedule and weekend coverage if needed.

Responsibilities:

* Assessment of individual's vocational and educational goals, interests, and readiness * Support with job and/or school applications * Group facilitation and psycho education * Community networking with employers and other agencies related to vocational development * Job Development activities such as resume development, mock interviewing, and skill building * Documentation and charting * Job placement and coaching * Travel within the community to assess, engage, support and deliver general PACT services to persons served * Development and support in vocational activities including volunteer work and schooling * Conduct comprehensive bio-psycho-social assessment that identifies the strengths and needs of each person served * Collaborate care with outside providers, hospitals, and caregivers * Crisis intervention * Provide education to individuals and their families on various topics (medications, symptom management, wellness and recovery) * Develop interventions related to vocational goals * Provide cross training to team members related to vocational development * Participate in case studies, clinical discussions, and treatment team meetings * Attendance at quarterly vocational round-table meeting

Benefits:

* Competitive base salary * Medical and dental insurance * Vision plan * Retirement plan * Flexible spending plans * EXCELLENT time benefits * Opportunity for personal and career growth * Team oriented environment - we practice the FISH! Philosophy

Qualifications:

* Bachelor's (BA/BS) degree from an accredited institution in a behavioral science field * Two (2) years post-bachelor's experience with vocational assessment, job preparation or job placement/job coaching with SPMI clients

All positions require a valid driver's license, pre-employment drug screening and criminal background check. Oaks Integrated Care considers applicants for all positions without regard to: race; color; religion; sex; national origin; age; sexual orientation; marital or veteran status; the presence of a medical condition, genetic information or handicap, unrelated to performing the tasks of the job; or any other legally protected status.

Accessibility: If you need an accommodation as part of the employment process please contact Human Resources at

Phone: (609)845-3731

Email:recruiter@oaksintcare.org

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.

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Keywords: Oaks Integrated Care Inc., Cherry Hill , Vocational Specialist, Other , cherry hill, New Jersey

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