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Human Service Care Specialist Evening & Weekend
PETERSBURG VA 23803
Category: Other
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  Job posted:   Thu May 17, 2018
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Human Service Care Specialist Evening & Weekend
# Position Information
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Job Description
Central State Hospital's Rehab Department is seeking an individual who possesses the motivation, positive attitude and the initiative to plan, implement and document weekend, holiday and evening leisure/special activities and active treatment groups during our day programming. The selected individual must be highly organized, flexible, and motivated in order to provide outstanding active treatment patient services.
The duties of the Human Service Care Specialist include, but are not limited to: planning and implementing active therapeutic treatment groups. Planning and providing evening, weekend and holiday leisure activities, documenting patient's attendance and progress in an established computer system, medical records and completion of statistical reports.
**Must be able to work irregular hours and work weeks which include evenings, weekends and holidays: 10:42 am-7:30 pm Mon-Fri, with alternating Tuesdays and Thursdays off, alternating weekends from 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., and holidays assigned from 8:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.**
## Minimum Qualifications
The selected candidate must have experience working with the seriously mentally ill adult population, experience leading and implementing active treatment groups and leisure activities. The incumbent should have awareness of safety and security procedures. The ability to work with others. Ability to manage aggressive/assaultive clients. Ability to co-facilitate therapeutic interventions while assisting facilitators in the learning process of the client.
Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent as well as a valid Virginia driver's license in order to drive/operate and escort clients by state cars, wheel chair equipped bus and 15 passenger van.
## Preferred Qualifications
Knowledge and experience in computerized documentation and the ability to navigate the Internet is preferred.
Experience in a maximum forensic setting is preferred.
Knowledge and understanding of recovery and psycho-social rehabilitation is preferred.
## Special Requirements
**Must be able to work irregular hours and work weeks which include evenings, weekends and holidays**
## Special Instructions to Applicants
An extensive background investigation, employment references, and drug testing will be conducted.
This posting will remain open for a minimum of five (5) business days.
**LIST ALL PREVIOUS WORK EXPERIENCE.**
State application must be filled out completely. There should be no unexplained gaps of employment. Please include all previous employers along with their telephone numbers. CSH only accepts online applications. Faxed, e-mailed or mailed applications will not be accepted. Resumes and other documents may accompany the application, but will not serve as a substitute for an application. Please call 804-524-7111 for any assistance needed.
To be considered for this position, you must complete a state application through the on-line employment system at State application must be filled out completely. There should be no unexplained gaps of employment. Please include all previous employers along with their telephone numbers. CSH only accepts online applications Faxed, e-mailed or mailed applications will not be accepted.
Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 804-524-7111 for assistance.
Central State Hospital offers a comprehensive benefit package to include your choice of four health insurance plans, paid life insurance and retirement plans, 12 paid holidays, annual and sick leave.
Central State Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment opportunities are open to all regardless of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics or disability.
**CSH IS A SMOKE FREE CAMPUS**
# Contact Information
## Name
Human Resources
## Phone
804-524-7111
## Fax
804-524-7562
## Email
employment@csh.dbhds.virginia.gov
## Address
Human Resources
P.O. Box 4030, Bldg #113
Petersburg, Virginia 23803
*Working Title:* Human Service Care Specialist Evening & Weekend
*Role Title:* Direct Service Associate III - 49053
*Job Open Date:* 05/15/2018
*Open Until Filled:* Yes
*Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?:* No
*Hiring Range:* $25,718 - $35,000
*Agency:* Central State Hospital (703)
*Agency Website:* www.csh.dbhds.virginia.gov
*Location:* Petersburg - 730
*Position Number:* 04003
*Job Posting Number:* 1037930
*Type of Recruitment:* General Public - G
*Does this position have telework options?:* No
*Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference:* No
*Job Type:* Full-Time (Salaried)
*Job Type Detail:* Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1
*Pay Band:* 03

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