Vocational Specialist for Assertive Community Treatment Team (ACTT)

Job Description: 

Meridian Behavioral Health Services is seeking a Vocational Specialist to work on our Assertive Community Treatment Team (ACTT) in Haywood County.  The ACT Team is a multi-disciplinary team of professionals consisting of a Psychiatrist, Registered Nurse, Vocational Specialist, Peer Support Specialist, Substance Abuse Specialist, Therapists, and other Qualified Mental Health Professionals. The majority of treatment is provided in the community and in individuals' homes.  The Vocational Specialist will be assisting adults with mental health (MH), for whom employment has not been achieved and/or has been interrupted or intermittent. The Vocational Specialist provides person-centered, individualized, evidence-based service that provides assistance with choosing, acquiring, and maintaining competitive paid employment in the community.  This position also requires participation in 24/7/365 on-call crisis phone rotation.   Applicants must have a Bachelor's degree, valid driver's license with no restrictions and reliable transportation. Preference will be given to those with a bachelor's degree in a related human service field and at least one year full-time, accumulated supervised MH/SA experience.

Position Area: 
Adult Services
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Position Location: 
Haywood County
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