Help mentally ill adults deal with housing and rehab services
Collaborate with a multidisciplinary team
A short commute from both Boston and Providence
Description of Position
Full time bachelor's level position providing a range of housing and general rehab services to adults with mental illness. Program of Assertive Community Treatment (PACT) is a comprehensive, community-based psychiatric program providing a range of treatment, rehabilitation, and support services to adults with mental illness, some with co-occurring addictions, in the Taunton area.
Provide housing assessment, treatment planning and ongoing support in addition to general program responsibilities. This position is an integral member of the multidisciplinary team, which also includes a psychiatrist, nurses, licensed mental health counselors, addiction specialist, peer specialist, and a vocational specialist.
The person we are looking for is someone with a high level of self motivation, good personal boundaries and a firm belief in the principles of hope and recovery from mental illness. PACT positions are outreach positions and applicants are required to work with clients in their homes and in community settings. Applicants must have a valid driver's license and reliable transportation. One evening shift per week and every fifth weekend required. A bachelor's degree in psychology, social work or related field is required.
A multi-disciplinary team which provides the treatment, rehabilitation and support services needed to enable adults with severe and persistent mental illness to engage in an individual process of recovery... read more
Date posted: 4/15/2019