Want to join our team?
Jackson House is always seeking caring individuals who are dedicated to helping others recover from mental illness and substance abuse issues. Our team members are critical to our clients’ success. Our team helps our clients by providing therapy, medication management, encouraging community involvement and teaching life skills to build independence and confidence. If you are interested in working at our residential treatment center and making a difference in your community, please fill out the application below.
We are proud to provide equal employment opportunities to everyone without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or genetics. In addition to federal laws, we work hard to comply with all state and local nondiscrimination laws.
Participates in the development and implementation of clients' behavioral programs by providing care and close supervision of facility clients, documenting behavior, developing positive relationships with clients and co-workers, following facility policies and procedures, implementing treatment plans, and providing crisis intervention, as necessary.
A registered nurse who provides nursing care to assigned consumers utilizing the nursing process, including determination of consumer needs, provision of a safe environment, and encouragement of a high level of employee performance. The nurse is directly responsible to the Director for quality care given to consumers.
A licensed vocational nurse who provides nursing care to clients utilizing the nursing process, including determination of client needs, provision of a safe environment, and encouragement of a high level of employee performance.
We are looking for a full-time (Monday through Friday) clinician to join the Jackson House team! Candidates must be licensed or license- eligible (registered with the BBS). AMFT/LMFT, ACSW/LCSW, APCC/LPCC, or similar.
- Develops, implements, and administers therapeutic recovery plan by performing intake assessments (BioPsychoSocial Assessment) for psychological history and compiles all pertinent documents to facilitate treatment plan.
- Participates in treatment team meetings with clinical and medical staff.
- Observes clients for abnormal physical or mental behavior and monitor progress with components of the treatment plan.
- Conducts individual and group therapy sessions according to recovery plans.
- Contacts and schedules counseling sessions with family/guardian, significant others, and involved agencies.
- Acts as liaison with family/guardian and other agencies to reunify client with family/guardian. and reintegrate back into the community.
- Responds to any emergency/crisis situation involving clients in treatment.
- Attends staff meetings as required and performs duties as a positive role model for clients and colleagues.
- Utilizes chain of command in all aspects of the program and follows the organization's policies and procedures.
- Assists with community relations by ensuring all written and verbal information is clear, concise, legible, and accurate.
- Documents all external and internal interactions and relays client information according to company and governmental guidelines maintaining appropriate confidentiality.
- Trained and assumes back-up for admission, transfers, or discharge decisions.
- Must perform other duties as assigned or directed by supervisor
QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. An individual must be able to perform the duties in a positive work mode and serve as a positive role model and influence for clients and peers. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Must be at least 18 years of age; required health screening, TB clearance, criminal record clearance.
- EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: Master's degree (MA/MS) in psychology, counseling, social work, or related field required. Licensed or license eligible. If an employee does not have a minimum of one (1) year of full-time experience working in a program serving people with a psychiatric diagnosis, then a plan of supervision is required and will be put into place. Valid State Drivers' License. At least 1 year of direct mental health experience.
- LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS: Valid State Driver’s License. Valid First Aid / CPR certified. Licensed/license eligible LMFT, LCSW, LPCC, or related.
- LANGUAGE/CULTURAL SKILLS: Ability to read and interpret documents such as medical records with medical terminology, operating and maintenance instructions, and policy/procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports, correspondence, and document client behavior. Ability to speak effectively before groups of clients or employees of the organization.
Work Remotely: No
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Salary: $27.00 - $32.00 per hour unlicensed
$35-39 per hour licensed
- Dental insurance
- Health insurance
- Paid time off
- Vision insurance
Medical specialties: Psychiatry
Schedule: 8-hour shift; Monday to Friday
COVID-19 considerations: all clients admit with a negative COVID test in hand all clients are screened for COVID symptoms prior to admission all staff are vaccinated all staff wear masks at all times during their shift
Work Location: In person