Community Intervention Specialist in Cheektowaga, NY
Endeavor Health Services Posted: 2020-11-11
Cheektowaga, NY 14225
Do you have a passion for helping others through life’s challenges?
Endeavor Health Services (formerly Mid-Erie Mental Health Services) is a private, not-for-profit corporation dedicated to the development of accessible and effective services, driven towards improving the emotional wellness and behavioral health of residents of Western New York, Rochester, and the surrounding communities.
We offer competitive salaries and an array of employee benefits, including Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance, Life insurance, and 401(k). 9 Paid Holidays, Generous Paid Vacation and Sick Time.
The part-time Community Intervention Specialist will work with Endeavor Health Services clients, who are linked to the Clubhouse to prevent them from needing to access higher levels of care. They will utilize clinical interventions to de-escalate individuals in crisis and provide linkage to prescribers and community resources that will assist the client in meeting their individual needs to decrease the likelihood of requiring admission to a higher level of care.
BA/BS pursing a Master's degree or MS, MSED
LMHC/LMSW within 1 year of hire
Ability to adapt service provision to incorporate all ages and diagnosis
Awareness of local resources and services
Fluent in de-escalation techniques
Ability to coordinate care among multiple providers
Excellent time management skills with proven ability to meet deadlines
Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software
Visit our website via the link below to apply for our current openings.