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Open Positions

Title
Location

Part-Time Transporter – Care Navigation Program – Nacogdoches Mental Health Clinic – (P#1116)
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.

Mental Health Clinician – Polk Mental Health Clinic – (P#1107)
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.

Licensed Vocational Nurse – Angelina Mental Health Clinic – (P#1108)
Lufkin, TX

The LVN is responsible for providing nursing services to adult and adolescent patients at Burke Outpatient Mental Health Clinics as assigned by the Nurse Extender. Travel to other clinic locations, including the satellite clinics in all 12 Burke coverage area will be required. Required: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and licensed as a Vocational Nurse by the Texas State Board of nursing 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.

Licensed Vocational Nurse – Care Navigation Program – Polk Mental Health Clinic – (P#1106)
Livingston, 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

Licensed Vocational Nurse – Care Navigation Program – Nacogdoches Mental Health Clinic – (P#1026)
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. The LVN performs under the supervision of the Care Navigation Registered Nurse. 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 Navigation Program – Polk Mental Health Health Clinic – (P#236)
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.

Mental Health Clinician – Care Navigation Program – (P#1024)
Nacogdoches, 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

COC Therapist (Probation & Parole) – Angelina Mental Health Clinic – (#1105)
Lufkin, TX

The Continuity of Care (COC) Therapist will be responsible for providing diagnostics and intake assessments for individuals on probation or parole for the twelve (12) county area. This includes determining if presenting criteria qualify the individual for admission to Center services and/or require referral to community providers. Required: Master's degree in Social Work, Psychology, Marriage and Family Therapy or counseling form an accredited college or university. Required: Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Psychologist with the State of Texas. Required: Valid Texas driver’s license.

Service Coordinator – Service Coordination – (#290)
Lufkin, TX

The Service Coordinator is responsible for providing on-going direct supports to individuals served in HCS, TxHmL, and General Revenue Programs. This position will be housed in Lufkin, TX. 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: 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

Licensed Vocational Nurse/DAY SHIFT – Mental Health Emergency Center – (P#1115)
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 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. Required: Texas Licensed Vocational Nurse Required: Valid Texas driver’s license.

Clinical Coordinator – Veteran Counselor Program – P#245
Lufkin or Nacogdoches, TX

The Clinical Coordinator will be part of a grant designed to provide brief therapeutic interventions to service members, veterans, and their families that reside in Burke’s 12 county region. The CC shall work closely with the MVPN Veteran Peer in order to identify and screen candidates who are in need of treatment or who do not have access to or are not eligible for US Department of Veterans Affairs Health Administration Services. Required: Master’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy or Counseling from an accredited college or university Required: At least one (1) year full-time direct care experience in working with veteran adults or families in a community mental health or medical/mental health setting. Must be eligible to be certified in one or more of the following within 12-months of hire date: CPT, PE, or EMDR. Familiarity with DSM IV and DSM 5 diagnostic criteria. Knowledge of military culture and military related trauma. Required: Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Psychological Associate (approved independent practice), or Licensed Psychologist with the State of Texas. Required: Valid Texas driver’s license

Mental Health First Aid Outreach Worker – Community Relations – (P#1761)
Lufkin or Nacogdoches, TX

The goal for the Mental Health First Aid Outreach Worker is to increase awareness of MHFA training, increase the number of MHFA training sessions available, and increase the number of overall trainings completed. It is the responsibility of the Outreach Worker to ensure that all requirements listed in the HHSC Mental Health First Aid Contract are met. Required: Bachelor’s degree in Education, Social Work, Psychology, Business, Health, Rehabilitation or related degree from an accredited college or university. Required: Valid Texas driver’s license.

Habilitation Coordinator – Developmental Disabilities (PASRR) – (P#1759)
Lufkin, TX

The Habilitation Coordinator is responsible for providing assistance for a person with IDD residing in a nursing facilities located in Houston, Trinity and Angelina Counties to access appropriate specialized services necessary to achieve a quality of life and level of community participation acceptable to the person and LAR on the person’s behalf. Required: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Social Work, rehabilitation, Psychology, Medicine, Nursing, Counseling, Sociology, Human Development, Gerontology, Educational Psychology, or with a major in a social, behavioral or human services field. 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.

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)

Service Coordinator – Service Coordination – (P#1471)
Lufkin, TX

The Service Coordinator is responsible for on-going direct supports to individuals served in General Revenue Programs and in the Community First Choice Waiver. 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: 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.

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

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

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