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16Mar

Mental Health Counselor

Hillcrest Family Services, DUBUQUE, IA

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Up to $1.50/hour on top of base wages for night and weekend shifts!

Base rate for agency drivers - $12.45/hour

Base rate for med passers - $13.35/hour

 

About the Organization

Hillcrest Family Services is a non-profit organization that assists adults and children in need of help. Every day, Hillcrest builds confidence in hundreds of people and families. We're a place where compassion is commonplace. Where our passion soars and faith restores.

 

About the Program

Hillcrest operates several 3-5 bed adult group homes for adults who have a mental health diagnosis. These homes often serve as a stepping stone from hospitalizations and institutionalization to independent living. These residences offer the following services:

  • 24 hour staffing
  • Individual counseling
  • Care coordination
  • Recreational activities (structured and unstructured)
  • Medication management
  • Instruction on daily living

 

Your Responsibilities

As a Mental Health Counselor at the Adult Group Homes, your primary responsibilities include providing general client/patient care. In addition, you will be:

  • Observing/documenting clients' behavior, mental status, and activities
  • Performing safety checks at scheduled times
  • Treating clients and families with respect and dignity
  • Providing emotional support

 

What you Need

  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED or NCR accepted)

 

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Experience working with adults who have chronic mental illness
  • Valid drivers license and ability to meet agency driving requirements
  • Ability to pass medications (Med Manager or Certified Medication Assistant)
  • Experience assisting in activities of daily living
  • Health care documentation

 

Additional Information

The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job posting are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines. A complete list of job duties may be requested at any time during the job application process.

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Job Details

Req Num --
ID 751673
Location
DUBUQUE, IA
Positions 9
Type
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Status
Part Time
Pay $11.75-$16.05
Categories
Health Care
Human and Social Services
Shifts
First Shift
Second Shift
Third Shift
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