The positions described below are representative of jobs typically available at The Consortium. To apply send your resume with a cover letter:
Psychiatrists (FT) and (PT)
Provide direct psychiatric services; comprehensive evaluation, diagnosis and treatment planning of patients including medication management to individuals with co- occurring psychiatric and substance use disorders. The candidate must be licensed prescribe medications in PA and meet eligibility as a Medicare and Magellan Participant.
Qualifications: MD or DO Degree; Board Certified, Liability Insurance according to state regulations and DEA Certification required. FBI, Child Abuse and PA Criminal History clearances required.
Psychiatric Nurse (PT)
To coordinate psychiatric/medical follow-up appointments, provides prescribed medications under the direction of the psychiatrists, render nursing support and collaborate with therapists, psychiatrists and other care givers providing a holistic and integrated care to enrolled individuals within an adult outpatient setting.
Qualifications: Valid PA registered Nurse’s Licensed, three (3) years experience. Must be able to respond medical and psychiatric emergencies and arrange for appropriate disposition of the individual.FBI, Child Abuse and PA Criminal History required.
Supports Coordinator (FT)
This position will facilitate individual plan development, local providers, coordinate and monitor the provision of services and supports per individual plans, with the ultimate goal of a successful integration of the individual into the community. Perform consistent contact with the individuals and family, identifies individual needs; vocational, social, emotional, psychological, residential, cultural, legal and environmental, using a person-centered process. Maintain accurate services notes in HCSIS as required to meet Agency, Local, State and Federal mandates.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree from a four-year accredited college or university; Must have at least 12 credits in the Social Sciences, at least one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience required. FBI clearance, Child Abuse
and PA Criminal History clearance required.
Mental Health Assistants (PT)
Provide supportive services to individuals living in a residential setting; teaches and monitors independent living skills needed to accomplish goals tailored with the individual’s input. Monitors and document residents with self-medicating practices; assists residents according to their individual medication service plan. Completes all required paper work, including daily progress notes, room checks, medication logs and other documentation as assigned.
Qualifications: High School diploma with two years experience working within a mental health residential setting and excellent people skills; resolution orientated. Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record and current CPR and First Aid certification required. FBI, Child Abuse and PA Criminal
History clearances required.
Counselor II (FT)
Provides group, individual therapy and case management services to eligible children and their family members. Will create treatment plans, progress notes per activity and/or reports as required and identify community resources to meet consumer’s needs. The Counselor II will work closely with program manager to assist with family treatment and review cases for prevention and intervention of a crisis nature.
Qualifications: Master’s degree in Human Services, three years of experience working with children/adults in a therapeutic setting, strong analytical and problem solving skills required. Valid drivers license, FBI clearance, Child Abuse and PA Criminal History clearance required.
Addictions Counselors (FT) and (PT)
Provides drug and alcohol treatment and case management services to individuals presenting with an addiction and/or co-occurring disorder. Provides individual and group counseling services to assigned individuals on a daily basis. Attends and participates in case conferences. Assists individual’s need for methadone dose and adjustment with member; communicates the outcome to nurses or physicians as needed.
Qualifications: Master’s degree preferred; two years paid related experience and/or training; equivalent combination of education and experience. FBI, Child Abuse and PA Criminal History clearances required.
CHILDREN’s BLENDED CASE MANAGEMENT
Intensive Case Manager (FT)
Evaluates chronically mentally ill children needs and determines or refers them to appropriate resources. Completion of the registration process for DBH referrals and all necessary documentation within required timeframe. Identifies community resources and facilitates linkages with psychiatric, social, vocational, medical, housing, recreational. Forensic and drug/alcohol systems for the coordination of services to meet individual and family needs.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required in Social Work, Human Services Counseling Psychology, two years of MH direct care experience preferred, valid driver’s license and a vehicle is required. FBI, Child Abuse and PA Criminal History clearances required.
FUNCTIONAL FAMILY THERAPY
Provide intensive Family Therapy to families with adolescent children using the FFT model. Works with the entire family to create change and help increase positive behaviors. Manage FFT caseload on a weekly basis including face-to-face sessions in the home as well as research data, CSS web based system of assessment and progress notes.
Qualifications: Master’s degree in Counseling/Clinical Psychology, Social Work and/or related field is required, 2yrs clinical background in counseling; family therapy preferred. Knowledge of Microsoft office, excellent verbal and written communication skills and knowledge of managed care a plus. Must be able to speak, read and write fluently in Spanish and French. Excellent people skills, able to work independently, have reliable transportation and are available to work in the field on the weekends.
Participant Record Specialist
Perform primary responsibilities to include managing all information related to services provided to an individual as it pertains to registration and billing. Interview and verify insurance for individuals who are seeking services, accurately and completely register all individuals in the agency’s computer system and process all data forms related to registrations. Collects documents and track co-payments, prepare timely reports to identify troubleshoot and resolve suspense and rejection issues.
Qualifications: Associates degree preferred or equivalent from a two year college or technical school and/or Six months to one year related experience and/or training. Ability to effectively troubleshoot and resolve issues. Be a self-starter, possess strong people skills and successfully work in a team environment. Able to type 40-45wpm and proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office (Word and Excel).