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Open Positions

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Location

Mental Health Clinician – Angelina Mental Health Clinic – (P#1713)
Jasper, TX

This position provides mental health skills and support services to children, adolescents, and their families that reside in Angelina, Trinity, Jasper, Sabine, Newton and Houston counties. This worker will perform Case Management, Skills Training, and other services according to the consumer’s approved and prescribed treatment plan. This position also provides services in accordance with Agency and Medicaid standards and requirements. Duties include conducting emergency assessments as warranted. Proficient and timely documentation, self-discipline, flexibility, and organizational skills are a must. This position will be housed in Jasper, TX. Traveling within the six-county region is required. Required: Bachelor's degree in Social Work, Psychology, Rehabilitation or other Human Services discipline that meets QMHP requirements, from an accredited college or university Required: Valid Texas driver’s license

Early Intervention Specialist – Early Childhood Intervention – (P#1293)
Lufkin, TX

This position will be housed in Lufkin. The EIS position requires staff to provide case management services and hands on developmental services for children and families in the Early Childhood Intervention (ECI) program in Angelina, Tyler, and Polk counties. Services must be provided in the child’s natural environment, so the applicant must be comfortable making home visits and driving to homes throughout the day. Home visits include parent education and working directly with the child on their development. Early Interventionist must be able to administer developmental evaluations and screenings and write effective treatment plans. Required: hold a bachelor's degree which includes a minimum of 18 hours of semester course credit relevant to early childhood intervention, including three hours of semester course credit in early childhood development or early childhood special education. (A) Forty clock hours of continuing education in early childhood development or early childhood special education completed within five years prior to employment with ECI may substitute for the three hour semester course credit requirement in early childhood development or early childhood special education. (B) Coursework or previous training in early childhood development is required to ensure that an EIS understands the development of infants and toddlers because the provision of SST for which an EIS is solely responsible depends on significant knowledge of typical child development. Therefore, the content of the coursework or training must relate to the growth, development, and education of the young child and may include courses or training in: (i) child growth and development; (ii) child psychology or child and adolescent psychology; (iii) children with special needs; or (iv) typical language development. Required: Valid Texas driver's license.

Occupational Therapist – Early Childhood Intervention (ECI) – (P#1433)
Lufkin, TX

This position provides direct occupational therapy and consultative services as recommended by the team to developmentally delayed and or medically at risk children age birth to three (3) in a community-based setting. This position will be housed in Lufkin, TX and travel is required. Required: Degree in Occupational Therapy from and accredited college or university Required: One (1) year of experience working in a direct service role with handicapped individuals Preferred: Experience working with birth to age three (3) and/or preschool children Required: Occupational Therapist licensed and in good standing by the Texas Board of Occupational Therapy Examiners Required: Valid Texas Driver’s License

Burke Industries Manager – Burke Industries – (P #33)
Kirbyville, TX

The BI Manager is responsible for overseeing the delivery of vocational and day habilitation services, in-house and external contracts, and the daily operation of the unit to include supervision of staff. The BI Manager will complete a contract analysis on a monthly basis to ensure that work is being performed in a cost-efficient manner. The BI Manager will also monitor contracts to ensure that work is being completed as set forth in the contract and meets the customer’s satisfaction. The Manager will also be responsible for assisting in procuring contracts. Preferred: Bachelor’s degree in Business, Social Work, Psychology, Rehabilitation, or other related field Four (4) years’ experience can be substituted for one (1) year of college education Required: Four (4) years’ experience working with individuals in a vocational setting Preferred: Supervisor experience Required: Valid Texas Driver’s License

PART-TIME Transporter – Nacogdoches Mental Health Clinic – (P#2252)
Nacogdoches, TX

The Transporter will provide client transportation services, as part of a multidisciplinary team, caring for clients enrolled in services with chronic mental illness. The Transporter will assist in the tracking of client appointments in the clinical offices at Burke, as well as in the community with providers, and other community resources, as outlined in the client’s treatment plan of care. The transporter will ensure that the client reaches and completes these specified appointments in a timely and safe manner. Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent Required: Valid Texas driver's license

Director of Accounting – Financial Services – (P#1711)
Lufkin, TX

This position will supervise our Accounting, Accounts Payable, and Accounts Receivable departments. The Director of Accounting is responsible to insure the efficient and effective completion of those duties related to collecting and reporting center financial information; completing complex and advanced accounting functions; serving as an information / assistance source for Financial Services staff; monitoring current practices to insure current internal controls are adequate, all reporting requirements are met; and other duties as needed to assist in the efficient and effective operations of Financial Services. Required: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting Preferred: Certified Public Accountant Required: Five (5) years of responsible accounting experience. Two (2) years of supervisory experience. Working knowledge of a variety of computer software applications in word processing, spreadsheets, database and presentation software. (MSWord, Excel, Access, PowerPoint). Required: Valid Texas Drivers’ License Preferred: Certified Public Accountant

PART-TIME Day Habilitation Specialist – Burke Industries – (P#2255)
Lufkin, TX

The Day Habilitation Specialist will be responsible for the overall daily management of clients and daily activities. Responsibilities will include client-employee welfare and safety; compliance with contract terms and local customer satisfaction; client/employee training; and oversee related documentation, inventory control, vehicle and equipment upkeep, and other duties as assigned. Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent Required: Valid Texas driver's license

Part-Time Transporter – Angelina Mental Health Clinic – (P#2252)
Lufkin, TX

The Transporter will provide client transportation services, as part of a multidisciplinary team, caring for clients enrolled in services with chronic mental illness. The Transporter will assist in the tracking of client appointments in the clinical offices at Burke, as well as in the community with providers, and other community resources, as outlined in the client’s treatment plan of care. The transporter will ensure that the client reaches and completes these specified appointments in a timely and safe manner. Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent Preferred: Six (6) months experience working with adults in a client general health care or Mental Health Care services capacity Required: Valid Texas driver's license

PART-TIME Support Staff/Medical Support – Nacogdoches Mental Health Clinic – (P#5638)
Nacogdoches, TX

This position aids in the efficient operation of the outpatient clinic and the expansion of services provided by Burke; interacting with staff, consumers and other agencies. This position will monitor client’s services, coordinating the needs for each individual. Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent Required: Must have One (1) year of responsible clerical experience, proficient in Microsoft Word, have the ability to type 45 WPM, and experience with multi-line telephone system. Required: Valid Texas Driver’s license

Transporter (part-time) – Care Navigation Program – Angelina Mental Health Clinic – (P#2252)
Lufkin, TX

The Care Navigation Program Transporter will provide client transportation services, as part of a multidisciplinary team, caring for clients enrolled in services with chronic mental illness. The Transporter will assist in the tracking of client appointments in the clinical offices at Burke, as well as in the community with providers, and other community resources, as outlined in the client’s treatment plan of care. Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent Required: Valid Texas driver's license

Transporter (part-time) – Care Navigation Program – Nacogdoches Mental Health Clinic – (P#2252)
Nacogdoches, TX

The Care Navigation Program Transporter will provide client transportation services, as part of a multidisciplinary team, caring for clients enrolled in services with chronic mental illness. The Transporter will assist in the tracking of client appointments in the clinical offices at Burke, as well as in the community with providers, and other community resources, as outlined in the client’s treatment plan of care. Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent Required: Valid Texas driver's license

Licensed Vocational Nurse – Care Navigation Program – Nacogdoches Mental Health Clinic – (P#1704)
Nacogdoches, TX

The Care Navigation LVN will be part of a multidisciplinary treatment team in a 12 county region as assigned and is responsible for providing nursing care services to acutely or chronically mentally ill adult clients at Burke Outpatient Mental Health offices and in the community. These Burke clinic locations operate 5 days a week, 8 hours a day. Required: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and licensed as a Vocational Nurse by the Texas State Board of Licensed Vocational examiners. Required: A minimum of 6 months experience as an LVN in a medical or mental health setting. Required: Valid Texas driver’s license Required: Texas Licensed Vocational Nurse

Residential Assistant – Cunningham Group Home – (P#486)
Lufkin, TX

The Residential Assistant (RA) provides training and care for individuals who live in a residential facility (ICF/IDD group home). Required - Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent. Required: Six (6) months experience working with individuals in a direct care role Required: Valid Texas Driver’s License

Part-Time Peer Specialist – Angelina Mental Health Clinic – (P#2281)
Lufkin, TX

If you have experienced mental illness and received treatment, this is an excellent opportunity to assist others who are working on their recovery – and it does not require a college education! Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent Required: At least one cumulative year of receiving mental health services for a diagnosis of bipolar disorder, schizophrenia (or related condition) or major depressive disorder. Required: Valid Texas Driver’s License

Substance Abuse Counselor – Angelina Mental Health Clinic – (P#1685)
Lufkin and/or Nacogdoches, TX

Counselor will provide direct care to adolescents and adults in an outpatient setting in our Lufkin and/or Nacogdoches area. Services include group, individual and family counseling; assessment and treatment planning; chemical dependency education; and relapse prevention. Required: All educational criteria met for meeting chemical dependency licensure internship status or Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree in counseling or human service related field. Required: Six (6) months experience working with substance abusers Required: Level I Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor Intern (LCDC CI) Required: Valid Texas Driver’s license

Substance Abuse Counselor – Angelina Mental Health Clinic – (P#1684)
Lufkin and/or Nacogdoches, TX

Counselor will provide direct care to adolescents and adults in an outpatient setting in our Lufkin and/or Nacogdoches area. Services include group, individual and family counseling; assessment and treatment planning; chemical dependency education; and relapse prevention. Required: All educational criteria met for meeting chemical dependency licensure internship status or Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree in counseling or human service related field. Required: Six (6) months experience working with substance abusers Required: Level I Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor Intern (LCDC CI) Required: Valid Texas Driver’s license

Registered Nurse/NIGHT SHIFT – Mental Health Emergency Center – (P#1390)
Lufkin, TX

Registered Nurses will be part of a multidisciplinary treatment team and are responsible for providing nursing care services to acutely mentally ill adult residents at the Extended Observation Unit and the Crisis Residential Unit. These units operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Required: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and licensed as a Registered Nurse by the Texas State Board of Nurse Examiners. Required: Texas license as a Registered Nurse Required: Valid Texas Driver’s license

Support Staff – Angelina Mental Health Clinic – (P#1663)
Jasper, TX

This position interacts on a daily basis with the general public, visitors to the office, and Burke staff. This position requires support staff to maintain an effective working relationship with consumers and staff. Responsibilities include answering multi-line phones and directing calls to various staff and/or answering requests for Burke services; while demonstrating good telephone etiquette, and other verbal and written communication skills. Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent. Required: One (1) consecutive year of responsible general office experience, receptionist skills, and computer skills. Required: Valid Texas Driver’s license

Residential Assistant – Rushwood ALU – Home and Community Based Services – (P#1645)
Lufkin, TX

The Residential Assistant provides training and care for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities who live in a residential environment (Alternate Living Unit). Required - Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent. Required: Must have six (6) months experience working with individuals in a direct care role. Required: Valid Texas Driver’s License

Mental Health Clinician – Angelina Mental Health Clinic – (P#1638)
Jasper, TX

This position provides mental health skills and support services to children, adolescents, and their families that reside in Angelina, Trinity, Jasper, Sabine, Newton, and Houston counties. Required: Bachelor's degree in Social Work, Psychology, Rehabilitation or other Human Services discipline that meets QMHP requirements, from an accredited college or university. Required: Valid Texas driver’s license.
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