BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES DIVISION
Position Number: 4239
Provides assessment, linkage,
counseling, and advocacy services to seriously mentally ill (SMI) adults, in
vivo at a level of intensity necessary to promote individual empowerment and
reduce the need for inpatient treatment; engages in pre-discharge planning at
state psychiatric facilities and provides support services to care givers;
participates as a community support program team member; completes required
documentation as prescribed by licensure, Medicaid, managed care groups or other
third party payors with regards to clinical services and medical records
keeping, as well as in accordance with BHSD requirements.
Assists individuals with weekly medication
Delivers medications to the homes of
individuals per morning/evening medication runs on a rotating basis.
Rotating schedule with participation in on-call
Bachelor’s degree in
psychology, social work, sociology, vocational rehabilitation,
counseling, or other VA DMAS approved Human Services degree.
Certified psychiatric rehabilitation
practitioner in VA.
Registered Nurse licensed to practice in
At least one year clinical
experience within the past seven years providing mental health
services to SMI population.
Valid driver’s license and safe
Must meet Medicaid requirements for
Qualified Mental Health Provider.
State and FBI criminal record reports, drug test, and central
registry (CANIS) report will be required upon request.
$34,937 - $55,027 Excellent fringe
Position to remain
open until filled.
To be considered
for a position, reply by sending application package consisting of:
Danville-Pittsylvania Community Services' application (Click
Assistant Director of Human
245 Hairston Street
Application packages received incomplete
will not be processed.