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Open Positions

Title
Location

Licensed Vocational Nurse – Nacogdoches Mental Health Clinic – (P#999)
Nacogdoches, TX

The Licensed Vocational Nurse is responsible for providing nursing services to clients at Nacogdoches Mental Health Clinic. This position may occasionally provide nursing services to children and adolescents at Nacogdoches Family Counseling Associates. Duties include: giving injections, completing nursing assessments, completing medication consents, overseeing the indigent medication program, completing refill prescription, and answering patient phone questions. Other responsibilities include inventory of medications, patient education, documentation, coordinating drug representative visits, and other duties as assigned. Required: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and licensed as a Vocational Nurse by the Texas State Board of Nurse Examiners. Required: One (1) year of experience working with consumers in a medical setting. Required: Texas licensed Vocational Nurse Required: Valid Texas driver’s license

Litter Crew Members – Burke Industries – (#5102)
Sabine and San Augustine Counties, TX

The Litter Crew Members are part of a work crew removing litter from along designated roadways. Monday - Friday; 7:30 am – 2:00 pm $8.00 an hour

Support Staff – East Texas Behavioral Healthcare Network/ETBHN – (P#1574)
Lufkin, TX

The Support Staff functions primarily as clerical support for a closed-door mail-order Pharmacy. Work may include: assistance in implementation of indigent medication programs, faxing critical information, gathering information regarding prescription refills and other pharmacy support duties. Secondary duties will include: answering telephones and filing. Excellent phone skills are required. Must interact effectively with the pharmacy staff to ensure all pharmacy standards are in compliance and must be capable of assessing needs and formulating solutions to meet pharmacy needs with a minimum of supervision. Good verbal and written communication skills are needed. Travel may be required on an as-needed basis. Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent Required: Two (2) years’ of responsible clerical and administrative support experience Required: Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel Required: Valid Texas driver’s license

PART-TIME In Home Provider – Home & Community Based Services/HCS – (P#5246)
Jasper, TX

The Part-time In Home Provider is responsible for providing guidance and care for persons with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities in their home. Daily duties include: supervising residents in performing basic self-help skills, home management tasks, and providing active treatment as scheduled. Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent Required: Valid Texas driver's license Monday – Sunday; preferably morning hours $8.00 - $9.00 per hour

Mental Health Clinician – Angelina Mental Health Clinician – (P#1304)
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 Texas driver’s license

Support Staff – Centralized Intake – (P#1464)
Lufkin, TX

This position interacts on a daily basis with the general public, visitors to the office and Burke staff. Responsibilities include: answering multi-line phones, answering requests for Burke services and scheduling appointments for new clients, data entry, records maintenance, and acting as receptionist for Intake. Must demonstrate good verbal and written communication skills, telephone etiquette, maintain an effective working relationship with consumers and staff. Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent Required: Two (2) years of clerical experience and moderate to advanced computer skills. Preferred: Minimum of three (3) years of clerical/receptionist experience in a medical or mental health related setting. Preferred: Bilingual (English/Spanish) Required: Valid Texas driver’s license

ETBHN Director – East Texas Behavioral Network/ETBHN – (P#1127)
Lufkin, TX

The ETBHN Director is the chief administrator of the network: • Serves as director of the network, reports to the Regional Oversight Committee (ROC) who is the managing body, and will be responsible for leading the organization’s success. • Works with the ROC to develop strategic goals and objectives and be responsible for implementing those goals and objectives successfully. • Develop and recommend necessary network policies for ROC approval and implement procedures to ensure that all polices are carried out. • Ensure compliance with relevant fiscal agent procedures and other regulatory requirements. • Keep the ROC well-informed regarding the state of operations, including events that might positively or negatively impact the operations or finances of the organization. • Hire well-qualified network personnel in a timely way, supervise and evaluate staff in accordance with fiscal agent policies. • Formulate budgets for ROC approval and submit monthly financial reports to the ROC. • Implement and oversee billing and collection processes for network programs and network expenditures in conjunction with the fiscal agent. • Develop and recommend new grant and business opportunities to expand network services. • Perform other duties as directed by the ROC. Required: Bachelor’s degree in business, personnel management or behavioral health related field with a minimum of three (3) years working in a Community Center setting and two (2) years of management/supervisory experience. Required: Valid Texas Driver’s license.

Mental Health Clinician – Polk Mental Health Clinic- (P#1563)
Livingston, TX

The Mental Health Clinician will provide direct care rehabilitative services to individual children/adolescents and their families, as well as potentially work with adults, enrolled in services with chronic mental illness in the office and community/home settings. The MHC will perform services according to the individual’s approved and prescribed recovery plan, and according to Burke and Medicaid standards and requirements. This worker will perform emergency assessment duties as needed. Required: Bachelor's degree in Social Work, Psychology, Rehabilitation or other Human Services discipline that meets QMHP requirements, from an accredited college or university. Preferred: Six (6) months’ direct care experience working with children or adolescents in a behavioral healthcare or educational setting. Knowledge of growth and development. Familiarity with DSM-IV diagnostic criteria. Required: Valid Texas driver’s license

Residential Assistants – Newton Group Home – (P#185)
Newton, 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 involve supervising day-to-day living activities; providing active treatment; perpetuating a harmonious, home-like environment; and working with other professionals. The RA provides active treatment training as scheduled. The RA is also responsible for ensuring that the group home environment is kept safe and clean according to Life Safety and Health standards. Daily documentation includes active treatment data, activity notes, medication inventory records, and progress reports. 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

Crisis Service Director – Mental Health Emergency Center – (P#1376)
Lufkin, TX

The Crisis Service Director is responsible for the overall implementation, management, supervision, and evaluation of all Extended Observations and Crisis Residential operations at the Mental Health Emergency Center. The Crisis Service Director participates in strategic planning, budgeting initiatives and coordination of services with other Center programs. The Crisis Service Director shall work within the guidelines, policies and mission of the organization and will be accountable and responsible for specific projects as assigned. Education: Master's degree in Psychology, Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy, or Master’s in Science in Nursing, from an accredited college or university. Required: At least four (4) years of full-time direct experience as a manager. Must also have at least one (1) year full-time experience working in a mental health, residential, crisis stabilization, or respite setting. Required: Staff supervision, ability to utilize EHR, preform budgetary work, and follow state/federal rules and regulations pertaining to the operation of the programs. MHEC is a 24/7 program and this position will require some after hours and/or weekend consultation. Required: Critical Competencies for Success: Critical and systems thinking; measuring program outcomes; problem solving; listening; clear, persuasive and convincing communication; providing clear focus and direction; confronting difficult issues, identifying alternatives, deciding on a course of action; collaboration; partnering. Required: Licensure as one of the following: Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), or Registered Nurse (RN) with the State of Texas. (Current license is required at time of application) Required: Valid Texas driver’s license.

Mental Health Clinician – System of Care- Polk Mental Health Clinic – (P#1719)
Livingston, TX

This position provides mental health skills and support services to children, adolescents, and their families that reside in Polk and Tyler counties. This worker will perform case management, skills training, and other services such as WRAP according to the consumer’s approved and prescribed treatment plan. This position will primarily work with children and adolescents who are at risk of out of home placement or are currently residing in Residential Treatment Centers (RTC). An element of travel to RTCs will be required at times. Required: Bachelor's degree in Social Work, Psychology, Rehabilitation or other Human Services discipline that meets QMHP requirements, from an accredited college or university Preferred: Six (6) months’ direct care experience working with children or adolescents in a behavioral healthcare or educational setting. Knowledge of growth and development. Familiarity with DSM-V diagnostic criteria Required: Valid Texas driver’s license Preferred: LBSW

Administrative Manager – Nacogdoches Mental Health Clinic – (P#230)
Nacogdoches, TX

The Administrative Manager is responsible for the management and organization of the support staff and general office. Duties include clinical records management, fee collection systems, preparation and maintenance of clinical databases, requisition of supplies and coordination of mail flow. Provides monthly and quarterly reports and audits as requested by Service Director and serves as Designated Records Monitor (DRM). Required: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. Preferred: Bachelor’s degree in Business or Management. Required: Five (5) years’ of full-time secretarial or management experience in a medical office, mental health related setting, or business office. Preferred: Two (2) years’ of leadership and management experience in a medical office, mental health related setting, or business office. 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

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

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

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

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

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 – Newton Group Home – (P#184)
Newton, 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 involve supervising day-to-day living activities; providing active treatment; perpetuating a harmonious, home-like environment; and working with other professionals. The RA provides active treatment training as scheduled. The RA is also responsible for ensuring that the group home environment is kept safe and clean according to Life Safety and Health standards. Daily documentation includes active treatment data, activity notes, medication inventory records, and progress reports. 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