Help mentally ill adults with their vocational issues and rehab
Teach and assist with job-seeking efforts such as resume writing and interview skills
Collaborate with a multidisciplinary team
A short commute from both Boston and Providence
Description of Position
Seeking a full-time vocational rehabilitation specialist for PACT team in Brockton. PACT (Program of Assertive Community Treatment) is a comprehensive, community-based psychiatric program providing a range of treatment, rehabilitation, and support services to adults with severe and persistent mental illness, some with co-occurring addictions. Work as a member of a multidisciplinary team that also includes a prescriber, psychiatric nurses, vocational specialists, licensed social workers, housing specialists, and a recovery specialist. This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the leading PACT programs within the state, offering career development in an evidenced-based practice model.
In addition to general program responsibilities, this position also requires the person to provide vocational and educational assessment, treatment planning and ongoing vocational/educational support for PACT consumers.
Competitive salary and benefit package.
The team member we seek 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. A master's degree in vocational rehabilitation, 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: 7/1/2020
For more information about this position, or to send your resume:
Community Counseling of Bristol County
56 Cherry Street 3rd floor, Brockton, MA 02301
Fax: (508) 584-2963