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Position Title: Behavioral Health Nurse Clinician/Case Manager

Company: Fairfax County Government

Location: Annandale, VA

Job Description: Works as part of a state of the art multi-disciplinary team at Woodburn Place Crisis Care Program, a 16 bed, short-term residential crisis stabilization unit that serves individuals with mental illness and co-occurring disorders who are in psychiatric crisis. Services include: crisis intervention, individual, group and family counseling, case management, medication management, social detoxification and linking individuals to ongoing mental health, substance use or co-occurring services. Provides direct nursing services including medical/nursing assessments, medication administration, addressing acute medical issues and referring individuals to area hospitals and clinics. Monitors the detoxification process and intervenes as necessary per medical protocols. Trains and educates multidisciplinary staff and individuals being served about medical issues. Responsible for program intakes, assessments, treatment planning, individual, group and family treatment and providing crisis intervention/crisis stabilization services under clinical supervision. This position involves shift work, including awake overnights and weekends. This position is designated as Emergency Services Personnel.  Must be able to provide medical supervision and services to sick residents.

Note: Salary offer will not exceed midpoint of the range.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Any combination of education, experience, and training equivalent to graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in nursing; plus two years of post-licensure experience as a nurse, in the specialty area of psychiatric mental health nursing, substance use disorders, intellectual disability, or relevant clinical specialty; or graduation from an accredited college with an associate degree in nursing; plus four years of post-licensure experience as a nurse in the specialty area of psychiatric mental health nursing, substance use disorders, intellectual disability, or relevant clinical specialty.

CERTIFICATES AND LICENSURES REQUIRED:
Possession of a current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia or a multistate licensure privilege to practice as a Registered Nurse in Virginia. Valid driver's license.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
The appointee to this position will be required to complete a criminal background check, driving record check, a Child Protective Services Registry, and a check with the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) to the satisfaction of the employer. Annual TB test.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Ability to: lift up to 20 lbs, provide care/assistance, including physically assisting large adults in activities of daily living; sit; walk; stand; bend; climb stairs; read/write notes in electronic health record & chart; communicate in person/on phone; transport clients & supplies in agency vehicles. All duties perform with or without reasonable accommodations.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Two years post-degree experience working with adults who suffer from serious mental illness and co-occurring disorders in an intensive treatment group home, hospital emergency department or psychiatric unit, community-based behavioral emergency services, and/or crisis stabilization setting.

SELECTION PROCEDURE:
Panel interview.

It is the policy of Fairfax County Government to prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics, or disability in the recruitment, selection, and hiring of its workforce. Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 703-324-4900 for assistance. TTY 711. EEO/AA/TTY.

Application Instructions: http://agency.governmentjobs.com/fairfaxcounty/default.cfm?action=viewJob&jobID=1658323

Closing Date: March 3, 2017

 

Service Coordinator/QDDP

Company:  Sertoma Centre, Inc.
Location:  4343 West 123rd Street; Alsip, IL  60803

Job Description:

This position is responsible for the development, implementation, and facilitation of the Service Plan process for persons served, ensuring integration of service planning through the involvement of the individual, family, guardian, other service providers, agency staff, and others identified by the individual.

Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree in a Human Service field of study required, and must meet all QMRP requirements.
Minimum of one year experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities and/or mental illness.  Effective organizational and communication skills, both written and oral.  Valid Illinois driver's license with good driving record.  Proficiency in the use of computers, software applications, and working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Outlook.

Contact Information:  Linda Renardo
                                Director of Human Resources
                                708-730-6212
                                708-371-9747
                                www.sertomacentre.org

Closing Date: 06/30/2017