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Open Positions

Title
Location

Telemed Coordinator – East Texas Behavioral Healthcare Network (ETBHN) – (P#1637)
Lufkin, TX

The Telemed Coordinator will assist the Telemed Director with up keep of contracts and prescriptive authority agreements for APRNs, travel to complete home installs and contract requirements, and serve as backup to the Telemed Intake Coordinator. 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, Excel, Access, and Adobe Acrobat. Required: Valid Texas driver’s license.

Mental Health Clinician – Polk Mental Health Clinic – (P#401)
Livingston, TX

The Mental Health Clinician will provide direct care rehabilitative services to individual adults, as well as potentially work with children/adolescents and their families, enrolled in services with chronic mental illness in the office and community/home settings. 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.

Care Coordinator – System of Care – Angelina Mental Health Clinic – (P#1697)
Lufkin, TX

This position provides mental health skills and support services to children, adolescents, and their families that reside within Burke’s service area of 12 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). 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.

Peer Specialist – Angelina Mental Health Clinic – (P#1753)
Lufkin, TX

This position provides direct clinical services, predominantly Whole Health Action Management to adults. Duties may include administration of a health risk assessment; individual and group work with current recipients of mental health services, planning and organizing educational events, documentation of service provision, transporting clients to and from the clinic, and other duties that may be assigned. Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent. Preferred: Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Psychology, Rehabilitation or other Human Services discipline that meets QMHP requirements from an accredited college or university. 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. Required: Ability to attend training and test to become a Certified Peer Specialist and a provider of Whole Health Action Management. (WHAM)

Residential Assistant – Pineland Group Home – (P#557)
Pineland, TX

The Residential Assistant (RA) provides training and care for individuals who live in a residential facility (ICF/MR group home). 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: Valid Texas driver’s license.

Licensed Vocational Nurse – Care Coordination Program – (P#1752)
Lufkin or Nacogdoches, TX

The Care Coordination LVN will be part of a multidisciplinary treatment team in a 12-county region as assigned, and is responsible for providing care coordination nursing care services to acutely or chronically mentally ill clients at Burke Outpatient Mental Health offices and in the community. These Burke clinic locations operate 5 days a week, 8 hours a day. The LVN performs under the supervision of the Care Coordination Clinical Coordinator and Nurse Extender. Other duties will include, but may not be limited to giving injections, assisting with medication monitoring/ reconciliation, monitoring the health status of clients, completing medication consents and AIMS, assisting with psychiatric services provided via telehealth equipment or face to face with Prescriber, arranging and attending medical and other community-based appointments with the client/caregiver. Nurse will perform general nursing duties assigned and coordinate health care needs with other medical care providers. 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

Mental Health Clinician – Care Coordination Program – (P#1751)
Lufkin or Nacogdoches, TX

The Mental Health Clinician will perform care coordination activities for individual adults, as well as potentially work with children/youth and their families, enrolled in mental health services in the office and community/home settings. Such activities include, but are not limited to tracking referrals, results, and transitions; aiding in hospital discharge planning; following up on missed appointments; and interfacing with community medical providers as well as insurance company representatives. The MHC will also provide direct care rehabilitative services to those enrolled in services in the office, home, and/or community. 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.

Data Analyst – Informatics Department – Provider Administration – (P#1749)
Lufkin/Nacogdoches, TX

The Data Analyst will provide support to all agency programs. This position will be actively involved in reporting from and support of the current Electronic Health Record (EHR) as well as involvement in the implementation of Burke’s new EHR. Primary roles include: Development of dashboards, reports and analysis. Managing and designing the reporting environment, including data sources, security and metadata. Supporting the informatics team in identifying and revising reporting requirements. Supporting initiatives for data integrity and normalization. Assessing, testing, and implementing new and/or upgraded software and assisting with strategic decisions on new systems and/or system updates. Evaluating changes and updates to source production systems. Generating reports from multiple systems. Troubleshooting the reporting database environment and reports. Training end users on EHR operation, new reports, and dashboards. Other duties as assigned. Required: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. Required: Experience and demonstrates proficiency in Microsoft Power BI/Tableau or other dashboard software. Required: Proficient with Microsoft Excel. Required: Strong analytical skills with the proven ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy. Required: Valid Texas driver’s license.

Residential Assistant – West Bay Group Home – (P#570)
Jasper, TX

The Residential Assistant (RA) is responsible for providing guidance and care for individuals with intellectual development disability 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: Valid Texas Driver’s License

Mental Health Clinician – Care Navigation Program – (P#1746)
Lufkin, TX

The Mental Health Clinician will provide direct care rehabilitative services to individual adults, as well as potentially work with children/adolescents and their families, enrolled in services with chronic mental illness in the office and community/home settings. Service provision will occur to individuals residing in Polk, Woodville, Tyler, San Jacinto, and Trinity counties as assigned. 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

Licensed Vocational Nurse – Care Navigation Program – (P#1744)
Lufkin, 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. 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

Registered Nurse/Day shift – IDD Specialized Therapy – (P#1268)
Lufkin, TX

The RN is responsible for monitoring, assessing, planning and implementing treatment to ensure adequate health care needs of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities living in a variety of residential settings. Duties involve working with medical professionals; providing health-related consultation and training to individuals, staff and family members; monitoring medications; maintaining confidentiality and utilizing proper documentation in the individual’s primary record. Travel within our twelve (12) county region may be required. Required: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse by the Texas State Board of Registered Nurse Examiners Required: Registered Nurse, in good standing with the State of Texas Required: Valid Texas Driver’s license

PRN Licensed Vocational Nurse – Mental Health Emergency Center – (P#2248)
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. These units operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Required: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and licensed as a Vocational Nurse by the Texas State Board of Licensed Vocational examiners. Required: Texas Licensed Vocational Nurse Required: Valid Texas driver’s license

PRN Licensed Vocational Nurse – Integrated Care – (P#2248)
Lufkin, TX

The LVN is responsible for providing nursing services to clients at Burke’s Integrated Care Clinic. Duties include: assisting the MD, PA or APN with client care, taking vital signs, documenting medications in the EMR, giving injections, completing appropriate nursing assessments, including AIMS testing, collecting, and overseeing labs and orders, via tracking and requisitions, completing medication consents, completing prescription refills with authorization, and answering client phone calls. Other responsibilities include documentation and inventory of all medications, client education, 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 Licensed Vocational examiners. Preferred: One (1) year of experience working in a mental health setting, or other 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

PART-TIME In Home Provider – Home & Community Based Services/HCS – (P#5246)
Crockett and Nacogdoches, 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

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

Mental Health Clinician – Care Navigation Program – Angelina Mental Health Clinic – (P#1706)
Lufkin, TX

The Mental Health Clinician will provide direct care rehabilitative services to individual adults, as well as potentially work with children/adolescents and their families, 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 Center 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

Peer Specialist – Polk Mental Health Clinic – (P#1533)
Livingston, TX

This position provides direct clinical services, predominantly Whole Health Action Management to adults. Duties may include administration of a health risk assessment; individual and group work with current recipients of mental health services, planning and organizing educational events, documentation of service provision, transporting clients to and from the clinic, and other duties that may be assigned. Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent. Preferred: Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Psychology, Rehabilitation or other Human Services discipline that meets QMHP requirements from an accredited college or university. 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. Required: Ability to attend training and test to become a Certified Peer Specialist and a provider of Whole Health Action Management. (WHAM)

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