Georgia Employer SOCIAL SERVICE PROVIDER in Cartersville, Georgia

The Social Service Provider will complete Behavioral Health Assessments and Service Plan Developments for intake and re-assessment process, provide clinical guidance, provide Intensive Case Management Services to a small caseload of individuals, and assist other case managers in the community. Home visits, care coordination, and crisis intervention for individuals with persistent mental illness that interferes with the ability to live in the community / transitioning or recently discharged from a psychiatric inpatient facility; or homeless, previously released from jail, or frequently seen in the emergency room for mental health needs. Responsible for providing environmental supports and resource coordination essential to assisting consumer with improving functioning, gaining access to necessary services, and creating an environment that promotes recovery. Partner with the individual and CORE services provider in the development of the Individual Recovery Plan. Provide interventions to assist individuals with: 1) identifying service needs; 2) developing strategies and supportive interventions to avoid out of home placement or more intensive services; 3) increasing social support networks to ameliorate life stresses resulting from condition; 4) coordinating rehabilitation services as specified in the Individual Recovery Plan. Assist individuals with transitioning between levels of care. Provides assessment, monitoring and assistance to individuals. Establish professional and ethical relationships with individuals, families, and coworkers. Will provide on-call coverage and transport individuals in the program as needed.Qualifications include: Master's Degree in Counseling, Social work, Psychology, or Human Services. 2 or more years of experience in mental health/ substance abuse and or a helping field. Desire to make a difference in the community, computer and phone skills, good organizational skills, excellent communication skills, ability to work well with others and be part of a team. Clean 7yr. motor vehicle report, must be able to pass an intensive criminal background investigation and drug screening. We require a complete application packet to process for any open position we may have. Please visit our website at to view our open positions and apply through our website. You will be instructed to create an account to place your application. (Please keep up with your user name and password). Please make sure you periodically check your account for emails or updates from us. Also, emails will go to your regular email that you list on your application. The emails will be coming from to your personal email account. (please add to your email to accept emails from this user). You will be receiving a validation email once you create account. Please make sure you look for this email so that you will be able to access your account. It will also be sent by the above email address. If you do not do this, you will not be able to get back into the account you set up. Please keep checking in your portal for tasks that will be sent to you to complete. If you need help or have any questions, please do not hesitate to email me Thanks so much, we look forward to meeting with you, and discussing employment options. Please let me know when you have completed this so that I can begin processing your application. Have a wonderful day!!