behavioral health counselor/social worker position description

Our Behavioral Health program provides individualized, holistic care planning and management to youth, families, and adults in their schools, homes and communities.

The Qualified Behavioral Health Specialist (QBHS) is responsible for providing community based services that encourage and support progress towards meeting client goals. The QBHS coordinates and provides care that is safe, timely, effective, efficient, and client-centered. Additionally, the QBHS will coordinate and work with a licensed staff member to provide quality behavioral health services as need. Services include, but are not limited to, interacting with clients and their families to keep track of their progress and to ensure satisfaction, record case information, accurately complete all necessary forms and paperwork while adhering to agency standards, assess and address motivational and psychosocial issues, facilitate multiple care aspects including case coordination and information sharing, create service plans, and assist in case closures. The QBHS provides services at times and locations when they are most needed, allowing for highly individualized and effective intervention. Thus, it is expected that the ideal candidate maintain a flexible schedule which may include some evening and weekend availability.

Strong organizational skills. interpersonal skills, judgment, flexibility, commitment, and internal drive/motivation are necessary for success in this position. 


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor in social work, counseling or human services related field. Cannot be licensed. Strong organizational skills. interpersonal skills, judgment, flexibility, commitment, and internal drive/motivation are necessary for success in this position. Valid driver’s license required. Automobile insurance with minimum liability amounts, as specified by agency policy, required.


BENEFITS
YAS is invested in our team members and we are excited to offer the following benefits to our employees:

  • 4 weeks of Paid Time Off, that you start earning immediately

  • 401 K, with company match!

  • Health Insurance (dental and vision too), company pays for large percentage

  • Quarterly Bonuses for meeting productivity standards

  • Short/Long Term disability insurance provided by the company

  • Opportunities for CEU's and continued professional development


And this is just to name a few of the things that YAS has to offer! We know what you do for our clients is important, and YAS wants to support our staff that support our clients!

position details

Promoting Positive Futures
Youth Advocate Services

Date posted

6/1/2019


Seniority Level
Entry level

Employment Type
Full-time


Required Education
Bachelor's

Required License/Certification
N/A




To apply, please send your completed application and cover letter/resume to HR at efitzgerald@yasohio.org. Subject line of email should read “Applicant."