Mental Health Rehabilitation Worker -On Call

Stockton, California, United States · Grant House · 6-250

Description

Anka is looking for kind and flexible On-Call Mental Health Rehabilitation Workers to join our team at Grant House in Stockton, CA.

ABOUT ANKA:

Work for an organization where every day is an opportunity to change lives! Anka Behavioral Health, Inc. (Anka) is a non-profit organization with the mission to eliminate the impact of behavioral health problems for all people. For over 40 years, we have provided caring, dependable, and professional community behavioral health and social service programs that serve nearly 15,000 individuals throughout California and Michigan each year. Please visit our website at www.ankabhi.org for more information.


ABOUT THE PROGRAM:

Grant House is a Crisis Residential Treatment (CRT) Program for individuals experiencing a behavioral health crisis. Unlike programs that are held in a psychiatric unit or hospital-like facility, Grant House is held in a natural home setting in order to better engage the individual in the recovery process. A maximum of 15 individuals are served at any given time, staying an average of 1-21 days as they participate in a highly structured recovery program and work with a team of specialists who help them resolve the behavioral or emotional issues.


ABOUT THE POSITION:

Under the supervision and direction of the Program Administrator, participate in the operation of a 15-bed crisis residential treatment facility for psychiatrically acute or sub-acute adults who have, or may be at risk of, a co-occurring disorder and require 24-hour supervision and intense structure. The program's primary goal is to divert clients from hospitalization or act as an alternative to hospitalization and to provide assessment. The primary responsibility of a Mental Health Rehabilitation Worker is to provide a safe, secure environment within the therapeutic milieu using social rehabilitation principles in a community-based setting. Perform a broad range of tasks while developing clinical proficiency, teamwork, coordination, and liaison skills. This is a non-exempt position.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:



Requirements

EDUCATION: High School Diploma or equivalent and some related post-secondary education is preferred. B.A. in psychology, social welfare or counseling is preferred. Alcohol and Drug counseling certification desirable.

EXPERIENCE: At least 1 year experience in mental health, social rehab, dual diagnosis, substance abuse or related field is preferred.


OTHER REQUIREMENTS: Must have a valid CA driver’s license in good standing with proof of current auto insurance. Ability to pass pre-employment background check, Med/TB clearance.



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