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Open Positions

Title
Location

Consumer Benefits Consultant – Consumer Benefits – (P#1688)
Nacogdoches, TX

The CBC will process Disability Claims for Burke Clients in the following programs: MH, IDD, FCA, TCCOOMI, and ECI Clients; including development of case histories for claims. Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent Required: Two (2) years’ experience working with the Mental Health system or Social Security Administration, DHS, Medical Clinic, or working with a Community Assistance Program Required: Must have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Word and excellent typing/computer skills Required: Valid Texas driver’s license

Support Staff – Consumer Benefits – (P#1687)
Lufkin, TX

This position will be responsible for a Housing Caseload, data entry, scanning records into the electronic records, filing, updating housing waiting list, and other duties as assigned. Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent Required: Two (2) years of responsible clerical and administrative support experience Required: Valid Texas driver’s license

Mental Health Clinician – Angelina Mental Health Clinic – (P#1092)
Lufkin, TX

The Mental Health Clinician will provide direct care rehabilitative services to enrolled adults with chronic mental illness in the community/home setting. Will perform services according to the individual’s approved and prescribed rehabilitation plan, and according to Burke and Medicaid standards and requirements. 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

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

Residential Assistant – Nacogdoches Group Home – (P#175)
Nacogdoches, TX

The Residential Assistant (RA) is responsible for providing guidance and care for individuals with developmental disabilities living in a residential setting. Daily duties involve supervising and/or assisting consumers in performing basic self-help skills and home management tasks. Required - Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent. Required: Six (6) months of responsible experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities in a direct service role Required: Valid Texas driver’s license

Mental Health Clinician – Family Counseling Associates – (P#91)
Lufkin, 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. Required: Valid Texas driver’s license Required: Bachelor's degree in Social Work, Psychology, Rehabilitation or other Human Services discipline that meets QMHP requirements, from an accredited college or university

Residential Assistant – Oscar Berry ALU – Home and Community Based Services – (P#206)
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). Work involves supervising day-to-day living activities for all consumers assigned to that unit. The direct-care staff must be able to: perpetuate a harmonious, homelike environment; work with other professional and para-professional staff; daily documentation; and maintaining the ALU in a safe manner. Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent Required: Must have six (6) months direct care experience for individuals. Preferred: One (1) year of continuous responsible experience working forty (40) hours a week with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in a direct care role, or two (2) years of continuous responsible experience working on an hourly basis with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in a direct care role. Hours: Friday; 10:30pm – 10:30am, Saturday; 7:30pm – 10:30am, Sunday; 7:30pm – 8:30am. Required: Valid Texas Driver’s License

Residential Assistant – Shadylake ALU – Home and Community Based Services – (P#188)
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). Work involves supervising day-to-day living activities for all consumers assigned to that 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. Preferred: One (1) year of continuous responsible experience working forty (40) hours a week with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in a direct care role, or two (2) years of continuous responsible experience working on an hourly basis with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in a direct care role. Hours: Monday-Friday; 2:30pm-10:30pm Required: Valid Texas Driver’s License

Residential Assistant – Whitehouse ALU – Home and Community Based Services (HCS) – (P#1243)
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

Part-time Vocational Specialist – R.P. – Burke Industries – (P#5102)
Livingston, TX

The Vocational Specialist will be responsible for the overall daily management of Burke Industries mowing/litter contract needs. 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

PRN Pharmacist – East Texas Behavioral Network – (P#5252)
Lufkin, TX

This position will be responsible for complying with state and federal drug laws as regulated by the state board of pharmacy, the drug enforcement administration, and the food and drug administration by maintaining records for controlled substances; supervising the work results of support personnel; maintaining current registration; studying existing and new legislation; anticipating legislation; advising management on needed actions. Required: Licensed as a Registered Pharmacist Required: Graduation from an accredited pharmacy school with a minimum of six (6) months experience in a pharmacy Required: Licensed as a Registered Pharmacist Required: Valid Texas Drivers' License

Mental Health Clinician – Coordinated Specialty Care Program – (P#1656)
Lufkin or Nacogdoches, TX

The Coordinated Specialty Care program is a specific team based program designed to provide early intervention services for individuals with first episode psychosis between the ages of 15 to 30. 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: Two (2) years direct care experience working with adults/adolescents in a behavioral healthcare or mental health setting. Familiarity with DSM IV diagnostic criteria. Required – Valid Texas driver’s license.

Family Partner – Polk Family Counseling Associates – (P#1654)
Livingston, TX

This position is active as a member of the Intensive Case Management/Wraparound team process providing peer mentoring and support to the primary caregivers engaging the family in the treatment process; modeling self-advocacy skills; providing information, referral and non-clinical skills training; maintaining engagement; assisting in the identification of natural/non-traditional and community support systems; and documenting the provision of all family partner services, including both face-to-face and non-face-to-face activities. This position requires travel to the Angelina County FCA clinic on at least a weekly basis, as the position is shared between the two clinics. Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent. Required: Valid Texas Driver’s License Required: Ability to attend training and test to become a Certified Family Partner. Required: A parent or primary caregiver of a child or adolescent who has successfully received at least 1 year of treatment for a mental health diagnosis and/or in Special Education.

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#722)
Lufkin, TX

The Mental Health Clinician will provide direct care rehabilitative services to enrolled adults with chronic mental illness in the community/home setting. Will perform services according to the individual’s approved and prescribed rehabilitation plan, and according to Burke and Medicaid standards and requirements. 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.

Vocational Specialist – Burke Industries – (P#5351)
Nacogdoches, TX

The hourly Vocational Specialist will be responsible for the overall daily management of clients and janitorial contracts. Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent. Required: Valid Texas driver's license.

Therapist – Angelina Mental Health/Family Counseling Association – (P#1522)
Lufkin, TX

This position provides direct clinical services, predominantly advanced individual and group therapy services to children, adolescents and adults. Required: Master’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy or Counseling from an accredited college or university. Required: Licensed Professional Counselor Intern (LPC-I), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Associate (LMFTA) or Licensed Master Social Worker currently working towards their LCSW, with the State of Texas. Individuals waiting to apply for licensure based on acquiring supervision will also be considered. Required: Valid Texas Driver's license.

Family Partner – Nacogdoches Family Counseling Associates – (P#2273)
Nacogdoches, TX

This position is active as a member of the Intensive Case Management/Wraparound team process providing peer mentoring and support to the primary caregivers Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent. Required: Valid Texas Driver’s License, Ability to attend training and test to become a Certified Family Partner. Required: A parent or primary caregiver of a child or adolescent who has successfully received at least 1 year of treatment for a mental health diagnosis and/or in Special Education.

Speech Language Pathologist – Burke ECI Program – (P#1295)
Jasper/Newton Counties

This position provides speech, oral motor therapy and consultative services as recommended by the team to developmentally delay and / or medically at rick children age birth to three (3) in community-based setting. Required: Master’s degree in Speech/Language Pathology from an accredited college or university with ASHA Certification. Required: Speech/Language Pathology, licensed by the Texas State Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology. Required: Valid Texas Driver’s License