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Clubhouse Generalist

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Capital Clubhouse | Washington, DC
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Capital Clubhouse


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Published 14 days ago

March 9, 2020
March 2, 2020
$38,000 - $42,000

Capital Clubhouse, Inc. is a new organization launched in Washington DC to offer people whose lives have been disrupted by mental illness the opportunity to recover meaningful and productive lives. It is based on "the Clubhouse Model of psychiatric rehabilitation" an Evidence-Based Practice (EBP) according to the U.S. Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration. The approach is rooted in "The International Standards for Clubhouse Programs."  

Our goals are to further establish Capital Clubhouse, recruit more program participants or "members," establish a strong work-ordered day, develop paid employment for members with quality employers and assist members in achieving their education, housing and social goals.  

Capital Clubhouse offers members:

·        a work-ordered Clubhouse day in which the talents and abilities of members are recognized and encouraged

·        opportunities to obtain paid employment in mainstream industries and businesses

·        assistance in accessing educational resources and other community-support resources

·        assistance in securing and sustaining safe, decent and affordable housing

·        participation in consensus-based decision making for all important matters relating to the running of the Clubhouse

·        evening/weekend/holiday social and recreational events

GENERALIST JOB SUMMARY:

·        Work side-by-side with staff and members as part of the work-ordered day.

·        Promote work readiness of members.

·        Build relationships with members as mentor, counselor, and role model.

·        Build relationships with local businesses to develop jobs for members.

·        Provide job coverage for members in Transitional Employment.

·        Assist members in planning and engaging in social activities outside of the work-ordered day.

·        Attend and participate in Clubhouse trainings as assigned.

·        Assist in maintaining a safe and positive environment during program activities.

·        Understand and adhere strictly to Clubhouse Standards, organizational policies, procedures, and goals.

·        Assist in program development, implementation, and evaluation as assigned by supervisor.

·        Attend to matters that may be area specific and as assigned by direct supervisor.

·        Assist in mediating conflicts that may arise.

GENERALIST JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

Experience and Knowledge 

·        Interest in working with adults with mental illness

·        Experience working or volunteering with a vulnerable population(s)

·        Understanding of Microsoft Office computer applications

·        Proficient in Social Media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook and Instagram

·        Spanish language proficiency desired

Education

·        Minimum of an undergraduate degree

LOCATION: The generalist position will be based at the Capital Clubhouse located at 1313 New York Ave

NW, Washington, DC.

SUPERVISION: Generalist will be supervised by the Program Director of Capital Clubhouse.

Capital Clubhouse, Inc. is a new organization launched in Washington DC to offer people whose lives have been disrupted by mental illness the opportunity to recover meaningful and productive lives. It is based on "the Clubhouse Model of…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Entry level

Benefits

Health Insurance

403(b)


Health Insurance

403(b)


Level of Language Proficiency

Conversational Spanish desired

Conversational Spanish desired

How to Apply

Please send resume and cover letter.

Please send resume and cover letter.

Location

1313 New York Avenue Northwest, 1st floor, Washington, DC 20005

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