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Group Home Support Worker (Mental Health), Monmouth County

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TITLE:       Group Home Support Worker

LOCATION:  Monmouth County

JOB TYPE:   Full-time and Par-time various schedules         

The Enhanced Service Program provides direct services to individuals who are living and recovering from mental health diagnosis who are living in a shared housing environment. The Group Home Support Worker provides supportive services to individuals geared toward enabling residents to live independently and work toward realizing their full potential. The Enhanced Support Worker is a dynamic position incorporating elements of several roles, including case manager, social worker, skills teacher, and residential specialist. Knowledge of psychiatric rehabilitation model preferred. 

Qualifications: Bachelors degree in behavioral health discipline -OR- combination of education and work experience that is equivalent. Excellent written, verbal and computer skills is required. Strong assessment, organizational skills and ability to manage crisis. Valid drivers’ license and acceptable driving record is required.

Responsibility:

1) Works collaboratively with persons served, recently released from the psychiatric hospital, to develop and enhance living skills necessary for full community participation.

2) Model and teach living skills and assist individuals in setting and achieving personal recovery and wellness goals.

3) Must have good listening and motivational skills to effectively engage persons served and create a positive sense of community in shared housing.

 

CSPNJ is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages applications from people of color, persons with disabilities, women, and LGBTQ+ and other underrepresented applicants.

Mission Statement: Collaborative Support Programs of New Jersey, Inc. (CSPNJ) is a peer led not-for-profit organization. CSPNJ provides flexible community-based services that promote responsibility, recovery, and wellness through the provision of wellness centers, supportive and respite housing, human rights advocacy, and educational and innovative programs.

Lived Experience: CSPNJ prioritizes hiring people who have been trained to use their own life experience dealing with mental health or substance use challenges to inspire and support others.

TITLE:       Group Home Support Worker

LOCATION:  Monmouth County

JOB TYPE:   Full-time and Par-time various schedules         

The Enhanced Service Program provides direct services to individuals who are living and recovering from mental health…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level
Salary
See below
Hourly rate is based on highest degree completed and ranges 15.63 to 18.03.

Benefits

Excellent benefits package that includes 6 work week of paid time off, low health insurance cost, additional health benefits include dental, vision, 401 k, profit sharing plan and more.

Excellent benefits package that includes 6 work week of paid time off, low health insurance cost, additional health benefits include dental, vision, 401 k, profit sharing plan and…

Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual in Spanish/English is a plus.

Bilingual in Spanish/English is a plus.

Location

On-site
Asbury Park, NJ, United States

How to Apply

Apply via link above.

Apply via link above.

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