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Open Positions

Title
Location

Mental Health Intervention Specialist – Jasper/Tyler County Probation – (P#1117)
Jasper/Tyler County Probation

This position will be responsible for the coordination of mental health care and intervention services for offenders who are under the supervision of the Jasper/Tyler County probation department. The mental health professional will work with probation officers serving this same population. Required: Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Psychology, or other Human Services Field from an accredited college or university. Required: Valid Texas Driver’s License

Mental Health Specialist – Mental Health Emergency Center – (P#1141)
Lufkin, TX

The Mental Health Specialist will provide safety monitoring of resident clients and assists in establishing and maintaining an environment that is therapeutic for persons with mental illness on the Extended Observation and Crisis Residential Units at the Mental Health Emergency Center in Lufkin. These programs operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 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.

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

Mental Health Clinician – Polk Mental Health Clinic – (P#185)
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.

Data Analyst – Informatics Department – Provider Administration – (P#1096)
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.

PRN Licensed Vocational Nurse – Mental Health Emergency Center – (P#1028)
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

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

Support Staff – Polk Mental Health Clinic – (P#193)
Livingston, TX

This position is responsible for but not limited to: scanning and managing records and assisting clinical staff. Duties also include greeting clients and visitors, answering a very busy multi-line phone system, mail dispersal and routing, scheduling appointments for clinical staff, fee collection, and data entry. Good organizational skills are a plus. This position will require travel to our satellite offices. Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent. Required: Six (6) months clerical experience. Required: Valid Texas Driver’s License.

Mental Health Clinician – Nacogdoches Mental Health Clinic – (P#49)
Nacogdoches, TX

The Mental Health Clinician will provide direct care rehabilitative services to enrolled individuals with chronic mental illness in the office and community/home settings. Will perform services according to the individual’s approved and prescribed rehabilitation plan, and according to Center and Medicaid standards and requirements. Proficient and timely documentation skills required. Self-discipline, flexibility, and time-organization skills are a must. Service provision will occur to individuals residing in Nacogdoches, San Augustine, and Shelby Counties. Performs under the supervision of the unit Clinical Coordinator. This position will require some travel to remote areas. 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

Residential Assistant – Cunningham Group Home – (P#373)
Lufkin, TX

The Residential Assistant (RA) provides training and care for individuals who live in a residential facility (ICF/IDD group home). Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent. Preferred: Six (6) months experience working with individuals in a direct care role Required: Valid Texas Driver’s License

Residential Assistant – Nacogdoches Group Home – (P#338)
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. Preferred: 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 – Rushwood ALU – (P#321)
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: Valid Texas driver’s license.

Part-Time Speech Language Pathologist – Burke ECI Program – (P#5273)
Polk & Tyler counties

This position provides speech, oral motor therapy and consultative services as recommended by the team to developmentally delay and/or medically at risk children age birth to three (3) in a 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

Crisis Therapist – Mental Health Emergency Center – (P#1153)
Lufkin, TX

The Crisis Therapist will provide direct care rehabilitative and therapy services to adults at the Mental Health Emergency Center, including clients in the Detox program, as part of a multidisciplinary treatment team. These programs operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 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 of full-time direct care experience working with adults with mental illness. Required: Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), with the State of Texas. 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

Habilitation Coordinator – Developmental Disabilities – (P#276)
Lufkin, TX

The Habilitation Coordinator is responsible for providing assistance for a person with IDD residing in a nursing facility 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. The Habilitation Coordinator also provides ongoing habilitation coordination, continuing the discovery process and revising the Habilitation Service Plan with the Service Planning Team as assessments become available and as the person’s needs change or are more fully realized. 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: One year experience working /volunteering with individuals with IDD; or friend/family member of individual with IDD Required: Valid Texas driver’s license

Residential Assistant – Cherry ALU – (P#720)
Lufkin, TX

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: Valid Texas driver’s license.