The positions described below are representative of jobs typically available at The Consortium. To apply send your resume with a cover letter:
Updated April 29, 2016
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.
Mental Health Professionals
Completes assessments, treatment plans, progress notes, discharges and other clinical and administrative documents in accordance with agency standards, manage care and licensing requirements. Provides crisis management in consultation with supervisor, psychiatrists and/or treatment team as required. Attends and participate in scheduled case conferences and staff meetings. Makes referrals to other Consortium services, outside agencies or support networks. Follows-up on referrals to ensure continuity of care.
Qualifications: Master’s degree in Social Services with four years related services. LCSW required. Experience working with individuals with co-occurring disorders (MH/MR or MH/DA).
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.
This position will oversee the Family Based Department operations while providing direct supervision to the departmental supervisors. Monitor departmental budget/contingency funds, manager and monitor weekly/monthly reports, track weekly productivity reports and client list/caseload for all FFT Therapist. Implement therapeutic approach for treatment within the eco-systemic model. Create therapeutic programs/activities to assist supervisors/therapist to provide quality treatment to consumers.
Qualifications: Master’s Degree or higher education with more than five (5) years of supervisory experience within a therapeutic setting. At least two (2) years of mental health direct care experience. Must have excellent verbal and written skills. 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.
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 and family therapy preferred. Knowledge of Microsoft office, excellent verbal and written communication skills and knowledge of managed system care a plus.
Excellent people skills, able to work independently, must have reliable transportation.
Provide clinical and administrative supervision to departmental staff, monitor clients’ progress and ensure appropriateness for services, making assessments regarding treatments needs and level of care. Review staff program documentation; ensure all documentation and automations are complete and processed. Generation of new and/or revised programmatic policies and procedures. Participate in all agency meetings and committees related to the operation of the program.
Qualifications: Master’s degree preferred but will accept a Bachelor’s degree in a appropriate related field of study as may be required by standards and regulations. Minimum of three years clinical experience in a health or human service environment and two year’s supervisory experience. Strong clinical and administrative leadership skills, ability to exercise independent judgment with established procedures, excellent documentation, strong organizational skills, the ability to multiple tasks, set priorities and meet expectations. Excellent skills in Microsoft office (WORD, Excel and Power Point). FBI, Child Abuse and PA Criminal History clearances required.
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.