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Open Positions

Title
Location

Service Coordinator – Service Coordination (#P1474)
Lufkin, TX

The Service Coordinator is responsible for on-going direct supports to individuals served in Texas Home Living and, Home Community Based Programs. Duties include but are not limited to, completing assessments, documentation, facilitating program planning and development; monitoring of services; linking and referring individuals to appropriate services; and crisis prevention and management. Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent AND two (2) years of paid employment experience as a Case Manager in a state or federally funded Parent Case Management Program or HCS Program. OR, have been authorized by a local IDD authority to provide service coordination prior to April 1, 1999. Required: Valid Texas driver’s license.

Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist – Burke Outpatient Mental Health Clinic – (P#1609)
Lufkin, TX

Performs psychiatric evaluations and medication management appointments with consumers as appropriate. Provides support and consultation to other team members and service providers. Required: Completion of accredited program in your area of specialty.

Adult Psychiatrist, Physician Assistant, or Advanced Practice Registered Nurse – (P#1608)
Lufkin, TX

Performs psychiatric evaluations and medication management appointments with consumers as appropriate. Required: Completion of accredited program in your area of specialty Required: Licensed in the State of Texas as a Physician, Advanced Practice Nurse or Physician Assistant Required: Physician Assistant or Advanced Practice Nurse require a certification in psychiatry in your discipline Salary: Negotiable, depending on certification/license

Mental Health Clinician – Family Counseling Associates – (P#1603)
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: 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 TX drivers license

Mental Health Clinician – Family Counseling Associates (P#1602)
Crockett, 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: 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.

Clinical Coordinator – Polk Mental Health Clinic – (P#1368)
Livingston, TX

The Clinical Coordinator is responsible for providing team leadership and supervision to all clinical personnel. Duties include leading and facilitating the multi-disciplinary treatment team; providing and facilitating emergency and mental health assessments for clients; monitoring the clinical admission and discharge criteria; authorizing, supervising, and maintaining intervention/case management services; and assisting the Service Director in clinical service delivery. Required: Master’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy or Counseling from an accredited college or university. Required: Valid Texas Driver's license

Residential Assistant – Cherry ALU – Home and Community Based Services/HCS – (P#1468)
Lufkin, TX

The Residential Assistant provides training and care for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities that live in a residential environment (Alternate Living Unit). Required: Must have six (6) months experience working with individuals in a direct care role. Required: Valid Texas Driver’s License

Residential Assistant – Cherry ALU – Home and Community Based Services – (P#632)
Lufkin, TX

The Residential Assistant provides training and care for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities that 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 Required: Sight, hearing, talking, lifting up to 50 pounds, walking, driving a vehicle, and hand/finger dexterity Required: Must be physically able to complete required courses to include but not limited to: Satori Alternative to Managing Aggression (SAMA), CPR, First Aid, Defensive Driving, Van Driving, and training modules. Must have a driving record insurable by Burke’s insurance administrator. Must have the ability to document appropriately and keep detailed records.

Diversion Coordinator – Developmental Disabilities – (P#1593)
Lufkin, TX

The Diversion Coordinator is responsible for informing adult individuals with developmental disabilities referred for admission to a nursing facility, their families, and LAR’s of community options, services, and supports for which the individual may be eligible AND identify, arrange, and coordinate access to these services in order to diver admission to a nursing facility wherever possible and consistent with an individual’s informed choice. Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent AND two (2) years of paid employment experience as a Case Manager in a state or federally funded Parent Case Management Program or HCS Program. Preferred: Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Rehabilitation, Psychology, Medicine, Nursing, Counseling, Sociology, Human Development, Gerontology, Educational Psychology, Criminal Justice, or with a major in a Social, Behavioral or Human Services field from an accredited college or university Required: Valid Texas driver’s license

Part-Time Support Staff – Mobile Crisis Outreach Team (P#5653)
Lufkin, 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 phone 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. Preferred: Two (2) or more consecutive years of receptionist/office experience, proficiency in Word and Excel, some college hours in the Human Service field, six (6) months’ clerical experience in a medical and/or mental health setting, and experience with medication management and medical terminology. Bilingual skill set preferred. Required: Valid Texas Driver’s license

Licensed Vocational Nurse – Mental Health Emergency Center – (P#1424)
Lufkin, TX

The LVN will be part of a multidisciplinary treatment team and is responsible for providing nursing care services to acutely mentally ill adult residents at the Extended Observation Unit and the Crisis Residential Unit. They will also be assigned to provide nursing care services to clients who are undergoing medical drug and/or alcohol detox, utilizing the CIWA and OWS rating scales. 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: Texas Licensed Vocational Nurse Required: Valid Texas driver’s license

Residential Assistant – Nacogdoches Group Home – (P#5293)
Nacogdoches, TX

The Residential Assistant (RA) provides training and care for individuals who live in a residential facility (ICF/MR group home).

Residential Assistant – Diboll Group Home – (P#565)
Diboll, 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 - (1) 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.

Pharmacy Technician/Part Time – East Texas Behavioral Network – (P#5251)
Lufkin, TX

This position will work as a pharmacy technician assisting the Pharmacist in dispensing prescriptions in accordance with State guidelines and additional guidelines established by the Pharmacist. Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent Required: At least two (2) years working as a pharmacy technician with experience in billing procedures and software systems Required: Must have Texas State License and be nationally recognized by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Required: Valid Texas Driver’s license

Residential Assistant – Diboll Group Home – (P#5298)
Diboll, TX

The Residential Assistant (RA) is responsible for providing guidance and care for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities living in a residential setting. Work involves supervising day-to-day living activities; providing active treatment; perpetuating a harmonious, home-like environment; and working with other professionals. 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

Residential Assistant – Pineland Group Home – (P#5296)
Pineland

A variety of shift work hours are available. This is an ideal job for college students, particularly those with aspirations of becoming helping professionals. The primary criteria are to have good interpersonal skills and be sensitive and caring towards individuals with disabilities. Reliability and dependability are also very important. The Residential Assistant provides training and assistance to consumers and completes household duties and daily documentation. This is a part-time position

Residential Assistant – Kirbyville Group Home – (P#5294)
Kirbyville

The Residential Assistant (RA) is responsible for providing guidance and care for mentally retarded individuals in a residential home. Daily duties involve supervising residents in performing basic self-help skills, home management tasks, and providing active treatment as scheduled. This is a part-time position.

Residential Assistant – Newton Group Home – (P#5295)
Newton

The Residential Assistant (RA) is responsible for providing guidance and care for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in a residential home. Daily duties involve supervising residents in performing basic self-help skills, home management tasks, and providing active treatment as scheduled. This is a part-time position.

Residential Assistant – Home & Community-Based Services (HCS) – (P#5041)
Lufkin, TX

Required - (1) Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent. Required: Valid Texas driver’s license.

Crisis Therapist, Mental Health Emergency Center (P#5277)
Lufkin

The primary responsibilities include conducting initial intake assessments on adults who present to the Mental Health Emergency Center for admission, responding to telephone calls regarding possible admissions, and providing clinical services to admitted clients. Performs under the direction of the Service Director of the Mental Health Emergency Center.