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Job Type:
Full-Time, 40 hours
Location:
Taunton, MA
Program Type:
Community based
Program Name:
PACT-Y
Salary:
$45,000

CCBC is hiring for an exciting new program that will provide intensive community-based services to youth, young adults and their families. PACT-Y (Program for Assertive Community Treatment for Youth) is an evidence-based, trauma-informed multi-disciplinary team approach that delivers strength based, youth guided and family driven services and skilled therapeutic interventions in the home and community to support youth with serious mental health challenges. This comprehensive, person-centered approach aims to enhance family functioning, provide stabilization, foster growth and resilience, build skills and help prepare youth for the transition to adulthood.

Be a part of this innovative program that is the first of its kind in Massachusetts. CCBC and DMH will work collaboratively to meet the needs of youth and families who need a creative, flexible, dynamic team to support them in achieving their goals.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to provide the caregiver perspective and ensure that treatment goals support family-collaboration principles
  • Teach advocacy skills and provide education on how to identify natural supports, advocate for youth within educational systems and obtain resources necessary to improve family functioning
  • Share experiences of raising a child with emotional and behavioral health needs
  • Work in the home and community to provide coaching and support to caregivers

Requirements

  • Experience as a caregiver of youth with mental health and/or co-occurring substance use challenges
  • High school diploma or GED and a minimum of 2 years working with children/families or
  • Associates degree in a human service field and 1 year of experience working with children/families or
  • Bachelor’s degree in the human services field and 1 year of experience working with children and families
  • Please submit a cover letter with your resume that describes your experience as a parent/caregiver of a youth with mental health and/or substance use challenges

Apply Now - Send Resume & Cover Letter

 

Date posted: 2/27/2023

Send Resume & Letter

For more information about this position, or to send your resume:

Kate Eldridge, Program Director (keldridge@comcounseling.org)

Community Counseling of Bristol County
56 Cherry St. Brockton, MA 02301
Phone: (508) 977-8124

Why build your career at CCBC?

Stable and Established

  • The largest, most innovative mental health and substance abuse care provider in Southeastern MA, with a 50 year history
  • We serve over 12,000 clients annually
  • Committment to innovation and evidence-based practice
  • Committment to erasing the stigma that can surround trauma, mental illness, and addiction

Great Benefits

  • A short commute from both Boston and Providence
  • 3 weeks paid vacation to start
  • 12 paid holidays and sick leave
  • Health, dental, disability, and life insurance
  • 403-b with up to 5% employer match
  • Tuition reimbursement

Make Recovery a Reality

Working with CCBC gives you the chance to change your own path while helping others find theirs. As you provide hope and healing to people who need it most, you'll be just as inspired by the quality of people you work with as the outcomes you provide together. Join us and be a part of the next success story.