Join our team who is committed to the delivery of the highest quality health care service. We are seeking a full-time CCS – Rehabilitative Support Specialist that is self-motivated, energetic, and a take charge individual.
General Statement of Duties: The Comprehensive Community Services (CCS) Rehabilitative Support Specialist position serves as a vital member of the CCS team providing individual skill development in areas of home care, home maintenance, budgeting, wellness activities and enhancement services to support clients in how to reach their recovery goals. The Rehabilitative Support Specialist serves people at various stages of their recovery from mental health, substance use, and co-occurring needs by embracing the person's strengths to meet their identified needs.
Role varies on each team and services are provided in the community to meet the needs identified in the Individual Recovery Plans of Care (RPOC).
Be an active member in client/consumer 6 month and annual review plans.
Participate in staff training, read materials, program forms, and other program documents.
Engage in ongoing staff training, coaching, skill development, and performance evaluation.
Ensure clients are receiving quality services through supervision and consultation with CCS Administrator.
Provide services in the community including people's homes and other community locations.
Appropriately document all contact with the people being served and team members to adhere to program requirements.
Responsible for accurate documentation and maintaining a case file as required by agency policy, government regulations, and applicable local, state, and federal codes, including DHS 36 for CCS program.
Provide coverage for staff, as needed, for vacations and holidays when applicable.
Other duties and Responsibilities:
Ensure people are able to get transportation to all CCS related appointments.
Other job-related duties as may be necessary to carry out the responsibilities of the position.
Meeting clients where they are at in their recovery, to include going to them and not always meeting in the office to get needs met on the RPOC.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Proficient in computer applications including Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and web enabled databases.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Excellent organization and time management skills, attention to detail and accuracy, and ability to prioritize multiple tasks.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Demonstrated ability to work well with individuals from diverse economic, racial, and ethnic backgrounds.
Knowledge and understanding of mental illness, substance use, and the effects of poverty on various socioeconomic social groups.
Knowledge of community mental health and substance use treatment resources.
Experienced in a related field of Social Work, Psychology and Case Management is preferred. Willing to train the right person with the minimum requirement of a high school diploma or equivalent.
Participating in managing treatment teams with consumers and other providers.
Valid Wisconsin driver’s license and automobile with insurance required in good standing.
No Phone Calls Please. Qualified applicants may apply online, send resume to Sue Raymond, Vice President of Human Resources, Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers, 1337 S. 16th St., Milwaukee, WI 53204 or fax to 414-672-0413. Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers is an equal employment opportunity employer.