Job Description

We are looking for Personal Service Coordinator III to join our Providence Center team!

Please Note:
This is a 32 hour/week position.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for carrying a caseload of clients, offering intensive, community-based outpatient treatment.

  • Additional support in areas of medication management, housing, counseling and advocacy will be provided as needed.

  • In the absence of the Team Leader, provides leadership and direction for clients as assigned.

  • Assists assigned clients to identify and progress toward achievement of their chosen goals.

  • Advocates for clients in all areas of treatment and helps them apply for and receive services.

  • Empowers clients in meeting their goals.

  • Advocates for and assists clients and their families in accessing and receiving mental health treatment, medical care, housing, food and clothing as indicated.

  • Develops individual service plans for each client.

  • Must spend 68% of each workday engaging members in the field including meeting regularly with clients at Turning Point sites, at job sites, homes, board and care facilities, skilled nursing facilities, psychiatric facilities, correctional facilities, court and other appropriate sites.

  • Also includes transporting clients to appointments, shopping, and other activities as appropriate.

  • Drives personal and/or agency vehicle on agency business including transportation of members to and from appointments and activities as well as field visits.

  • Provides direct crisis intervention on behalf of clients including, but not limited to telephone, walk-in services, outreach services and after hours on-call coverage to program clients.

  • Provides services outside of the traditional Monday through Friday, 9:
    00-5:30 time frame.

  • Assists members in locating and maintaining housing.

  • Consults with or meets regularly with the client s family, care provider or other significant persons with client s consent.

  • Coaches clients in developing age-appropriate social skills, money management, personal hygiene, and job readiness.

  • Assists in establishing client s eligibility for Medi-Cal or other benefits and advocates for continuation of benefits when appropriate.

  • Interacts productively within the team in order to provide holistic mental health and case management services to an identified group of clients.

  • Provides on-the-spot counseling that is both helpful to the clients and consistent with the philosophy of the program.

  • Monitors medication distribution and related charting.

  • Attends to the safety, health, and well-being of clients. Completes paperwork as assigned in a timely manner.

  • Provides face-to-face contact with each client assigned a minimum of one (1) time per week unless a clinical team decision is made to increase or decrease contacts.

  • Provides support to other staff members as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduation from a four-year college or university with a Master s or Bachelor s degree in Social Work, Psychology, related field or license eligible.
  • Four (4) years varied experience in mental health services is desired.
  • Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for education.

Join us for our drop in interviews every Thursday between 2:
00PM-4:00PM at our Administration office located at 3440 Viking Drive, Suite 114, Sacramento, CA 95827!!

Company Description

As a nonprofit organization, Turning Point Community Programs began in 1976 with a unique vision about offering caring, hope, respect, and support on the path to recovery and mental health. From small beginnings as an agency with only two full-time employees, Turning Point now employs more than 650 and is privileged to serve more than 6,000 mental health consumers each year.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.


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behavioral, counselor, field, lmsw, msw, npho, outpatient, outreach, social, youth

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