This is a direct service position offered by Way Station, Inc., requiring general knowledge of serious mental illness and specific knowledge and skill in rehabilitation with persons with disabilities. This position involves the provision of housing services and coordination of overall services for clients including resource management.
•Assist in facilitation of client activity as assigned.
•Provide and/or coordinate the following services for and with assigned individuals: assessment, planning, linking, monitoring, advocacy and care both internal to Way Station's program and through external social service agencies.
•Assist with medication monitoring (requires Certified Medication Technician Training) and money management planning according to policy.
•Assist with arranging and providing transportation.
•Accompany members to appointments as needed.
•Promote effective relationships among clients, families and service providers and educate them where appropriate regarding mental illness and Way Station services.
•Facilitate the development and implementation of individual plans of assigned clients to meet the client's needs, interests and goals and coordinate communication and activity amongst staff working together with assigned clients.
•Maintain current, accurate and complete documentation related to all service functions.
•Initiate communication with supervisor regarding concerns, ideas, input, suggestions or problems.
•Participate in ongoing trainings.
•Perform other duties as assigned.
-Possession of a high school diploma or GED.
-Education background in Psychology
-Relevant work, student or volunteer experience.
-Valid driver’s license and safe driving record.
-Possession or use of a four passenger car to be used to transport Way Station clients and a copy of a valid certificate of automobile insurance.Please apply online: www.waystation.iapplicants.com