Rehab Therapy Technicians IV, (Cert. PEER Spec.), Pos. #109, Corpus Christi, TX

Nueces Center for Mental Health and Intellectual Disabilities

Rehab Therapy Technicians IV, (Cert. PEER Spec.), Pos. #109, Corpus Christi, TX
 

 

Are you looking for an exciting new venture that can truly make a difference in people’s lives?

Nueces Center for Mental Health and Intellectual Disabilities is your place.

The Nueces Center for Mental Health and Intellectual Disabilities (NCMHID) is dedicated to helping the residents of Nueces County who are living with mental illness and/or intellectual and developmental disabilities. Each year, we serve over 10,000 people with psychiatric and behavioral health care outpatient services, counseling, training, employment assistance, housing support,homeless outreach, children’s mental health care and more. Perform health and safety duties as assigned at each Center site. 

*This position will remain open for seven (7) calendar days, or until filled.* (posted 8-23-2022)

Salary: $13.88 hr.  Full-Time, 40 Hour Work Week, Paid Bi-weekly

 

General Description
Under supervision of La Mariposa Program Supervisor, performs moderately complex habilitation and rehabilitative therapy work. Work involves providing habilitative and rehabilitative services for clients with mental impairments. May train others. Works under general supervision, with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. Provides support, information, referrals, follow-up, and technical assistance to peers and daily oversight of the Peer Drop-In Center. Maintain data indicating the number of referrals, participants, resources, unmet needs of consumers and barriers to obtaining services for all interested parties. Obtains and sets benchmarks for baseline data.

Minimum Qualifications
Experience in therapeutic work. Graduation from a standard senior high school or equivalent. Requires adult who has been diagnosed with a mental illness themselves. Must be certified within 6 months of hire. (Peer Provider). Must have a Valid Texas Driver’s License and good driving record. Preferred: Certification as a Peer Specialist. Whole Health or WHAM Certification, Bilingual: English/Spanish. 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

In the course of being employed, understands and implements trauma informed care practices
Knowledge of therapeutic methods and techniques in the rehabilitative therapy area of specialization and of mental illness and mental disabilities.
Ability to provide rehabilitative therapy
Skill in the use of equipment, tools, and materials used in therapeutic service activities.
Ability to provide rehabilitative therapy, to prepare concise reports, to communicate effectively, and to train others
Ability to complete assigned tasks in an efficient and effective manner with moderate supervision
Possess good organizational skills
NCMHID cares about the health and well-being of our employees, and we are dedicated to providing a comprehensive and competitive benefits package. 

NCMHID’s benefit package includes:

Group Health
Dental, Vision
Life Insurance, $25,000 provided at no cost to employee
Competitive Retirement Plan-NCMHID contributes 6% of employee annual salary on the first day of employment. Employee contributes 1%.
Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Coverage available.
16 hours of paid time off (PTO) each month, with increases
10 Holidays per year with 2 personal holidays at employees’ discretion (12 total)
Employee Assistant Program (EAP)
Wellness Program
Career Ladder Incentives/ Opportunities
Mileage reimbursement (if personal vehicle is used for work)
Student Loan Repayment

NCMHID is a qualified employer for the PSLF program to repay student loans.  Click on the link below, or copy and paste in your web browser for more information.
https://studentaid.gov/manage-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service
Education

NCMHID offers educational assistance and flex schedule to full-time employees. 
Free LPC-A supervision
Wellness Program

Free Flu Shots.
Free Health Education Lunch n’ Learn Presentations, Challenges and more. 
Perks

Freedom Fitness discounted membership
Employee appreciation events
Annual employee recognition banquet
We are a tobacco free workplace
EOE/AA

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