Community Health and Counseling Services
Crisis Residential Specialist - ChildrenBangor, ME 04402
Entry Level (<2 years experience)
Are you interested in working in the mental health field supporting children?
Will monitor and provide therapeutic support in a short-term residential setting for clients who are in psychiatric crisis. Service delivered is described in each individual’s crisis stabilization plan. Service is provided to children with varying needs, difficulties, levels of ability and demands in a quick paced environment.
All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS.
Please visit our website at **[www.chcs-me.org**](http://www.chcs-me.org/)** to apply or contact HR at 922-4600 x6484 to set up an interview.**
Equal Opportunity employer including veteran and disability
Must have a High School Diploma or GED. Need experience working with clients who have mental illness is a plus along with any secondary Education in a mental health field. Strong knowledge of medications and medical terminology, mental health issues and crisis theory is preferred. Must have MHRT I or complete the MHRT I Provisional Certification within ten days of employment and must obtain a full MHRT I within one (1) year of employment.
CHCS believes in the importance of work-life balance, we offer generous leave time with paid sick & vacation time plus seven paid holidays and five paid float holiday time to our full-time staff and pro-rated time for part-time staff.