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Community Support Specialist (1580)

Washington County Mental Health Services, Inc. | Barre, VT 05641

Washington County Mental Health Services, Inc.

SUMMARY OF POSITION:  Seeking a motivated support specialist to provide community and vocational supports 20 hours a week to a woman in her early 60’s.

The ideal candidate will possess strong organizational skills, be flexible and open-minded.  

 

SPECIFIC DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  1. Provide structure and support to lead an active lifestyle in social and recreational/vocational settings
  2. Assist and advocate medically related concerns, including attending medical appointments when required
  3. Preserve privacy, confidentiality and insure dignity to assigned individual and all others
  4. Possess the ability to work independently as well as with the team that supports the individual
  5. Strong verbal and written skills.  Must be able to maintain communication with all team members (Family,Case Manager, etc)
  6. Follow and implement all agency policies and procedures
  7. Perform additional duties as assigned or required by your supervisor
  8. Attend trainings, in-services, and/or conferences to assure professional growth as approved by supervisor
  9. Have a safe reliable vehicle. Possess a clean driving record and valid driver’s license to transport individuals in your personal vehicle

 

QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or equivalent. Prior experience providing services to adults with developmental disabilities preferred, but not required. Must have valid driver’s license, excellent driving record and the use of a safe, reliable vehicle.


Job Code: 1580
Posted On: 02/11/192019-02-11
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Mental Health, Non-profit, Social Services
Job Type: Regular
Job Status: Part Time
Career Level: Entry Level (<2 years experience)
Minimum Degree: High School or Equivalent
Pay Type: Hourly Wage
Similar Jobs: Within 25 miles of 05641, Mental Health, Non-profit, Social Services


Additional Contact Info

P.O. Box 647
Montpelier, Vermont 05602

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