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Mental Health Specialist (MHS) - Chester County, PA (7)

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TitleMental Health Specialist (MHS) - Chester County, PA
Posting ID7
Description

 

 

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Make a difference every day by joining CCRES as a contract Mental Health Specialist (MHS)! 

 

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 '19-'20 school year throughout Chester County area school districts.  Services are provided in the home setting.

 

URGENT NEEDS in Southern Chester County, Octorara, Coatesville, Downingtown areas.

**Avondale :  6:40-7:40am including drive to Avon Grove Charter School

                

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. 
  • 1 hour each day typically falls beteen 6am - 8am time frame.
  • Services will be provided for an extended period of weeks or months.
  • Work with school aged students with emotional or behavioral needs.
  • 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) 

 

CCRES is an equal opportunity employer.  We value diversity.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

 

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Shift TypeIndependent Contractor
Salary Range$40.50 - $50.00 / Per Hour
LocationChester County, PA

Applications Accepted

Start Date11/08/2019

Job Contact

NameCCRESTitleHR Recruiter
Emailhr@ccres.orgPhone484-593-5040