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Director of Program for Assertive Community Treatment

Company: Community Healthlink
Location: Worcester
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Job Description:

Director of Program for Assertive Community Treatment in Worcester, Massachusetts - Careers at PACT I (RU 623) Skip Branding Making a difference in someone's life...every day! Home Page - Contact - Community Healthlink Career Opportunities Skip to Main Content Please Enable Cookies to Continue Please enable cookies in your browser to experience all the personalized features of this site, including the ability to apply for a job. Welcome page Returning Candidate? Log back in! Director of Program for Assertive Community Treatment Location US-MA-Worcester PCN# 4079 # Positions 1 Experience (Years) 3 Category Management Overview Come join a friendly and inclusive team that provides quality care! Community Healthlink ( CHL) recognizes the power of a diverse community and seeks applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds. Community Healthlink (CHL) is looking for a full-time (37.5 hrs/wk) Director of Program for Assertive Community Treatment--in Worcester, MA. The Program for Assertive Community Treatment , or--PACT, is an intensive and highly integrated evidence based practice for community mental health services. Our team serves 80 individuals age 18 + who struggle with serious and persistent mental illness and whose symptoms result in serious functioning difficulties in several major areas of life, often including work, social relationships, residential independence, money management, and physical health and wellness. The--Homeless Outreach and Advocacy Project (HOAP) Housing Programs provide intensive case management to homeless individuals and families. Case managers assist clients with locating, securing, and sustaining independent subsidized housing, as well as--assisting with information and support to develop the skills necessary for independent, self-sufficient living.-- Unlike other community-based programs, PACT is not a linkage case-management program that connects individual's services. Rather, it provides highly individualized services directly to clients. PACT is multi-disciplinary team model who whose goals are to support clients to reduce hospitalizations and to restore and enhance the emotional well-being and level of social functioning--of clients. Services are provided in clients' own homes and communities and are provided 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and 365 days a year. This program serves clients in Worcester and its surrounding areas. Benefits:
Compensation based on education and related work experience, licensure and other qualifications
Health and Dental insurance (available upon starting)
Generous paid sick, personal, holiday, and vacation time
CEU benefits
Life and Disability insurance
401k with agency contribution
Wellness activity discounts
Work related travel reimbursement Responsibilities Responsible for the oversight of multiple PACT Programs and programs serving homeless individuals. The Director supervises multiple frontline managers and is responsible for overall quality and fiscal performance of the service. As a senior level director this position includes participation in agency-wide strategic planning and organization-wide initiatives. Ongoing collaboration and reporting to key funding stakeholders such as DMH, CMHA,DHCD,MHASA is an important responsibility of this position. Encourages and supports diverse views and approaches, demonstrates Standards of Respect, and contributes to creating and maintaining an environment of professionalism, respect, tolerance, civility and acceptance toward all employees, patients and visitors. Qualifications

  • Master's Degree and independent license in counseling, social work or related field required.
  • Previous supervisory and management experience required (3-4 years or greater preferred).
  • Must have a current valid US-issued drivers license and a registered, inspected and insured automobile for work related purposes including travel between work sites
  • Previous experience with high intensity services for individuals with significant mental health challenges and housing needs a plus.
  • Must be able to pass a CORI background check. Community Healthlink is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate in employment and personnel practices on the basis of race, sex, gender identity, age, ancestry, disability, religion, national origin, marital status, sexual preference, political affiliation or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. Hiring, transferring and promotion practices are performed without regard to the above listed items. If applicable, Community Healthlink shall also abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability. These regulations require affirmative action by Community Healthlink to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Options Apply for this job online Apply Share Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later. Share on your newsfeed Loading... Application FAQs Software Powered by iCIMS

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