Requisition Number: PA016-BEHAV-H-09-2020-02
Job Title: Behav Health Worker
City: Philadelphia
State: PA

Minimum Degree Required: A - High School/GED
Minimum Years of Experience: 1
Salary Range: $13.75

Behav Health Worker

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Description/Job Summary

  
Recovery Specialists are responsible for supporting our members with the activities of daily living, providing Recovery coaching and support, and ensuring a safe and therapeutic environment for our members. 

Responsibilities/Duties

  1. Help create trauma-informed, transgender affirming environment.
  2. This is a part-time, on-call position. Shifts include, daytime, evening, and overnight.
  3. Read Program Log at start of shift.
  4. Document shift report in Program Log throughout shift.
  5. Participate in and support members’ social activities.
  6. Support members in maintaining Program schedule.
  7. Support meal preparation.
  8. Monitor self-administration of medication and document in Medication Log.
  9. Assist members in conflict resolution.
  10. Provide transportation for members as needed.
  11. Provide crisis intervention.
  12. Provide Life Skills education
  13. Other duties as assigned by Lead Recovery specialist, including light cleaning, filing, and other administrative tasks.
  14. Provide emergency coverage for next shift.
  15. Other duties as assigned by Director to insure continuity of care.
  16. Conduct, facilitate and document fire drills as assigned by the Director.
  17. Participate in Team Support (Case Consultation Mtgs.),

Required Experience

Previous experience working in human services field or lived experience preferred, but not required.  Previous experience working with the trans community, or knowledge of required.

Required Education

High School Diploma or Equivalent.

Required Qualifications

First Aid and CPR Certifications are required for all new hires,

Program Summary

Morris Home supports transgender individuals with a history of insecure housing as they develop the knowledge, skills and supports necessary to promote sobriety, manage emotional and behavioral difficulties, choose and maintain safe and healthy lifestyles, and develop healthy relationships with peers, family and the community. We use a harm reduction and trauma informed approach to increase positive health and behavioral health outcomes for our members.



 

Morris Home, is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran or disability status.

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Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status.