Supported Education and Employment Specialist

Do you want to make a positive difference in the lives of people that are challenged with mental illness and substance use disorders? Do you want to join a high-performing team of dedicated professionals who work effectively together, have fun, and share the joy of truly making the word a better place?

Thrive is one of only three nationally Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics (CCBHCs) in Rhode Island. CCBHCs were created through the "Excellence in Mental Health and Addiction Act" as an initiative to expand access to behavioral healthcare in America.

Through the dedication and commitment of our staff, Thrive's clients receive the highest quality of care available, incorporating proven, effective treatment for substance use and mental health disorders.

The ideal candidate will be results-driven, team-and detail-oriented professional who is comfortable working on multiple tasks in a deadline-oriented environment.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Provide assessment, coordination, advocacy, and support to the clients of the CSP program for the purpose of creation, development, or enhancement of an individual support network.
  • Provide internal and external training related to the value and necessity of support networks in the maintenance of positive mental health.
  • Assess the volume, reciprocity, and positive value of individual support networks.
  • Develop and implement treatment plans and interventions aimed at improving the support networks of assigned caseload or individual.
  • Develop contacts and relationships with collateral community agencies or organizations that may assist in the fulfillment of support network functions.
  • Teach basic communication skills that would enable an individual to succeed in developing positive relationships with others.
  • Produce billing forms, logs, data collection, and clinical documentation in accordance with Organization standards and State and Federal licensing regulations.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Master's degree in Rehabilitation or related field or certificate as a career development facilitator, or
  • A Bachelor's degree in the human services, business, or related field
  • Valid driver's license required
  • Supported Employment Professional Certification preferred, or working toward


Thrive Behavioral Health provides a friendly/family working environment, whose values include Dignity, Respect, Teamwork and Professional Support and Development. Thrive offers generous benefits after 30 days, PTO, paid holidays, your birthday off, and a 401k plan.

If you are excited to join Thrive Behavioral Health, go to to learn more about our career opportunities.

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Salary Range
$33,000.00 - 52,000.00
per Year
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East Greenwich, RI 02818, US
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