Community Health and Counseling Services
Family Specialist I/Behavioral Health Professional (BHP)Skowhegan, ME 04976
Entry Level (<2 years experience)
Are you interested in working in the mental health field supporting adults, children and families? CHCS is currently looking for individuals interested in case management for children and adults.
Will work as part of a family treatment team
Will interview clients and assesses needs
Will coordinate with community services
Will teach daily life skills
Will provide supportive counseling, crisis intervention, verbal de-escalation, or physical intervention.
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.**
CHCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities.
Equal Opportunity employer including veteran and disability
Must have a flexible schedule
Must have a valid Maine driver's license and reliable transportation.
Must have two years professional or volunteer experience working with children or one year of experience with related post-secondary course work
Must be able to understand dynamics of children with behavioral and emotional challenges
Must be able to write routine reports
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.