Bilingual Community Mental Health Worker


Where New Paths Begin

Recovery is possible with OhioGuidestone. A leader in the field of behavioral health with a history dating back to 1864, we address the needs of the whole person, helping them reset their paths, reclaim their autonomy and restore their purpose. OhioGuidestone connects individuals with the resources needed to achieve lifelong success, providing community counseling, substance use disorder treatment, workforce development training, early childhood mental health services, psychiatric care and more.

Are you looking for a new path? A way to make a difference in your community? The Lorain County program is seeking a passionate and excited bilingual individual to provide community-based services to a diverse clientele with mental health diagnoses. Community Mental Health Workers provide case management and qualified mental health services to OhioGuidestone clients needing behavioral interventions and guidance. This role offers a retention bonus every 6 months for meeting bilingual fluency! Opportunity to provide services remotely!

What does a Community Mental Health Worker do at OhioGuidestone?  Check out this video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pJiKGIwr8n0

Qualifications:

  • Must have a high school diploma with 3 years of mental health or related experience*, an Associate's degree in Social Work, Human Services, or a related field with 1 year of mental health or related experience*.  A Bachelor's or Master's degree preferred.
  • Experience could include, but is not limited to, one or more of the following:
    • Service/treatment planning, care coordination, and/or referral and linkage for healthcare, behavioral healthcare, or non-healthcare services
    • Intervention using evidence-based techniques
    • Identification of strategies or treatment options
    • Restoration of social skills and daily functioning
    • Crisis prevention and amelioration
    • Establishment of trust and rapport, active listening, empathy and goal-setting
    • Social, spiritual, educational, and/or other supportive, relational activities
  • Must have a valid Ohio Driver's License with a safe driving record and valid insurance.
  • Ability to take and pass a physical exam, tuberculosis test and drug screening.
  • Employment is contingent upon clear results of a thorough background check.
  • *Funding sources may require OhioGuidestone to hire an advanced degree
At OhioGuidestone we care about the health and safety of our employees. OhioGuidestone requires applicants to complete a pre-employment screening process upon receipt of an offer of employment. We require and cover the cost of a fingerprint background screening, physical, Tuberculosis test, and drug screen after an employment offer is made. Any employment offer is contingent upon receipt of all satisfactory pre-employment screenings. Committed to creating a more diverse community, we encourage candidates from historically underrepresented groups to apply. EEO/M/F/H/V 
Company
OhioGuidestone
Posted
10/02/2021
Salary Range
$27,000.00 - 45,000.00
per Year
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Location
Lorain, OH 44052, US
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