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CCRESMental Health Specialist (MHS) - Downingtown, PA

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Mental Health Specialist (MHS) - Downingtown, PA (7)

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TitleMental Health Specialist (MHS) - Downingtown, PA
Posting ID7
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FOR A COMPLETE LISTING OF AVAILABLE POSITIONS IN CHESTER, DELAWARE, MONTGOMERY, LANCASTER & LEBANON COUNTIES PLEAS CLICK HERE:   https://ccres.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx

 

 

 

 

The Mental Health Specialist (MHS) is an independent contract position working early morning hours during the school week.

 

We are accepting applications for Mental Health Specialists (MHS) for the '17-'18 school year throughout Chester County area school districts.  Services are provided in the home setting.

 

                                                                             *URGENT NEED*

  • Quakertown, PA:  Provide 1 hour of service M-F in the morning. 
  • Downingtown, Coatesville, Great Valley, Oxford areas:  6am-7am, 6:30am-7:30am

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Monday - Friday, 1 hour/day for 5 days/week working in the home setting before school hours to help an individual transition from home to school. 
  • Services will be provided for an extended period of weeks or months.
  • Work with school aged students with emotional or behavioral needs.
  • Hours typically 6am - 7am or 6:30am - 7:30am time frame.
  • Transportation from the client's home to school may be required. 
  • No services are provided if there is no school.
  • Transfer coping skills and interventions to parent/caregiver.

 

Experience / Education Requirements:

  • Master’s degree from an accredited university in a mental health / human service study such as Clinical Psychology, Counseling, Clinical Social Work, Education, etc.  
  • Additional 6 months work experience providing clinical therapy in an individual, family, or group format - preferred.

 

Credentialing Requirements:

  • Master’s Degree Official Transcript
  • Professional Liability Insurance
  • PA Child Abuse (Act 151) Clearance (Current within 1 year)
  • PA Criminal (Act 34) Clearance (Current within 1 year)
  • PA Department of Education Federal Criminal History Report (FBI) (Current within 1 year)
  • TB screening (Current within 1 year)

 

Pay for independent contract work is $40.50/hr OR $50.00/hr with PA Licensure (LSW, LCSW, LPC, LMFT) 

EOE

 

TSS, T.S

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Shift TypeIndependent Contractor
Salary Range$40.50 - $50.00 / Per Hour
LocationChester County and Surrounding Areas

Applications Accepted

Start Date09/15/2017

Job Contact

NameCCRESTitleHR Recruiter
Emailhr@ccres.orgPhone484-593-5040