Chelsea

Title Child Outpatient Clinician – Spanish speaking
Categories Chelsea, Child & Family Outpatient and Community Based Services, East Boston
Location Chelsea, MA
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Reports to the Director of Child and Family Services through the Clinical Manager (Clinical Manager is direct supervisor).  Provides individual, family and group therapy to children/adolescents and their family, and associated services as indicated.

Master’s Degree in relevant mental health field. Relevant professional licensure (LICSW/LMHC).

Minimum of two (2) years experience in a Mental Health environment. Relevant child/adolescent and family experience.  CANS Certified. Bilingual (English/Spanish) ability highly preferred.

Schedule M-F TBD
Hours 40
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Title Clinician – Master’s Level
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, Chelsea
Location Chelsea
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The Moving Beyond Depression clinician provides community-based home visiting psychotherapy to women with mood disorders, serious mental health conditions and complex clinical presentations. Interventions are based on the practice of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.  Treatment requires psychosocial knowledge and clinical ability sufficient to provide services to women enrolled in home visiting or home-based programs (e.g. limited resources, high rate of trauma/abuse/neglect, high rate of comorbid psychiatric disorders and other social and emotional risk factors)

Master’s degree in Social Work (MSW) . Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or  Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (preferred).  Bilingual (Spanish) ability required.

 

Schedule TBD with some night and weekend hours
Hours 40
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Title Teen TEAM Clinician
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, Chelsea, Child & Family Outpatient and Community Based Services, East Boston, Substance Abuse Services
Location East Boston
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The TEAM Clinician offers an opportunity to be trained and certified in an Evidence Based Practice while receiving supervision hours towards licensure. The TEAM Clinician provides substance abuse, community-based treatment to at-risk, underserved adolescents and young adults who have co-occurring substance abuse and mental health diagnosis.  The high need population of substance abusing youth and young adults is currently a funding priority Statewide and Nationally. This position provides an exclusive opportunity to deliver treatment for research to increase funding for these important interventions. Treatment is designed to be intensive and immediate (after placement or incarceration), and include family and loved ones to improve the individual’s ability to function in the home and in the community. The clinician works alongside a treatment team to promote positive social activity, positive peer relationships, improved relationship with family, while encouraging and supporting a sober environment and abstinence from illicit drugs and alcohol.

Master’s degree in a relevant field. MA License preferred. Bilingual in Spanish highly preferred. The TEAM Clinician will be trained and certified in CANS, GAIN, and A-CRA/ACC. Experience in providing home and community based intervention services preferred. Clinical competencies in serving LGBT youth.  Must have valid MA driver’s license and vehicle, as this is a community-based program.

Schedule TBD – May include some nights and/or weekends
Hours 40
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Title Child and Family Division Clinician
Categories Chelsea, Child & Family Outpatient and Community Based Services, Revere
Location Chelsea, East Boston, Revere
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Reports to the Director of Child and Family Services through the In-home and/or Outpatient Clinical Manager.   Clinician will provides Individual, group or family therapy In-Home Family Therapy, Clinic or School Based therapy where appropriate and indicated.  This Clinician may work in these two programs simultaneously during the school year providing clinic, home and school based therapy.  During the summer months the Clinician will see clients for individual therapy in the outpatient clinic and increase their IHT caseload to offset low volume while school is not in session.

Master’s Degree in Social Work, Counseling, Marriage and Family, Psychology.  Licensed preferred, LCSW, LICSW, LMFT or LMHC.  CANS certified, Experience working with/in CBHI services.  Bilingual Spanish preferred.  Must have valid Massachusetts driver’s license.

Schedule TBD
Hours 40
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Title Outreach Worker
Categories Chelsea, Child & Family Outpatient and Community Based Services, Healthcare
Location Chelsea, MA
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Provides intensive case management services to adults and children with mental health and substance abuse issues who are considered to be at risk in the community. Services may include coordination of treatment, outreach and advocacy, assistance with basic needs, skill building and facilitating linkage to other community based and natural support systems.

Requirements:

The position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology or a related field

Valid driver’s license.

Previous outreach experience with populations with mental illness and/or substance abuse required.

 

Schedule Monday to Friday 9-5
Hours 40
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Title Awake Overnight Counselor
Categories Chelsea, Mental Health Residential Services
Location Chelsea
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This member of the MH Residential Services program reports to the Program Coordinator and/or Assistant Program Coordinator.  This paraprofessional position is responsible for the safety and well being of persons in a residential setting during overnight shifts.  Provide assistance to persons based on need level of persons, and adheres to all agency policies and procedures and licensing/funding source requirements.

Requirements:

High school degree or GED required

Bachelor’s in related field preferred.

One (1) year human services experience with similar population required.

Must be or have the ability to become medication, SFA and CPR certified after training provided.

Must have Driver’s license.

Must be MAP certified, CPR/First Aid certified within five(5) months of hire.

Schedule Sun -Thur 11P-7A
Hours 40
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Title HUD Full Charge Bookkeeper
Categories Administration, Chelsea
Location Chelsea, MA
Job Information

The HUD Full Charge Bookkeeper is responsible for the financial statement preparation of all HUD projects through balance sheet reconciliation.  The HUD Bookkeeper prepares and manages HUD Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable.  Responsible for the accurate reconciliation of designated balance sheet accounts for NSMHA. In addition, this position is responsible for assisting with the administrative and operations of NSMHA fleet of vehicles.  The HUD Bookkeeper is responsible for monthly closing, preparation of HUD budgets, billing, and reconciliation of accounts.  Maintains client rent databases, security deposits and rent receivables.  Responsible for tenant rent collection and lease recertifications.  Responsible for the administrative monitoring of agency vehicles, vehicle insurance, and licensing and regulatory related vehicle business.

Position requirements:

BA/BS in Accounting (or similar field) and three (3) years experience; or seven (7) years experience in a related field in place of degree. Proficiency in Excel and automated accounting systems.  Certified Occupancy Specialist (COS) or Property management experience preferred.

Hours 40 hours/week
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Title Administrative Clerk
Categories Administration, Chelsea
Location Chelsea, MA
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This full-time position reports to the Accounting Supervisor. This position is responsible for assisting with all purchasing responsibilities, managing the administration of the pagers and cell phones owned by NSMHA; providing support to administration reception position, responsibility for daily data entry of deposits, and maintenance of the food stamp monthly process. * Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Excel.

 

Schedule Mon-Fri TBD
Hours 40
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Title Direct Support Professionals – Multiple Positions Available
Categories Chelsea, Developmental Services, Revere, West Roxbury, Winthrop
Location Chelsea, MA & others
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Direct Support Professionals (I-IV) are members of a team responsible for providing high quality direct care services to adults with developmental disabilities in a residential setting. Each direct support staff member is responsible for ensuring the human rights of all Individuals served are met. Direct Support Professionals are responsible for supporting individuals in the completion of their daily routines and for ensuring clients live a safe, healthful, enjoyable life in the community. Direct Support staff are responsible for ensuring Individuals are provided with opportunities to learn and exercise increasing independence as much as practicable.

High School diploma or GED Two years related experience providing child care/elder care/direct support to developmentally disabled persons or previous experience supporting individuals in a mental health/special education or other human services setting is required. An equivalent combination of education and related work experience may be considered.

Multiple Positions Available–Please indicate location you are interested in.

Location Position Schedule Hours
Chelsea DSP II Sun, Mon 3p-11p Fri 3p-11p Sat 7a-3p 32
Revere DSP II Sat-Sun 9AM-11PM, Mon 3PM-11PM 37
Revere DSP II Sun 2p-11p Mon, Tues 9a-5p Fri 2p-11p Sat 9a-3p 40
Revere DSP II SunTues 11-9a 30
Revere DSP II Mon-Fri 6Am-2PM 40
Revere DSP II Sun 9-5p, Thur 1-11p, Sat 9-9p 30
Revere DSP II Tues 3-9, Wed-Fri 2-10, Sat 11:30-9:30 40
Revere DSP II Sun 11a-11p Mon 3p-9p 18
Revere DSP II Tues 3-11p, Wed-Thur 3p-9p, Fri 3p-11p, Sat 11a-11p 40
Revere DSP III Tues 3p-11p, Wed 1p-11p, Thurs 3p-11p, Fri 3p-11p, Sat 3p-9p 40
Revere DSP III Sun-Mon 9pm-9am, Sat 9pm-9am 36
Revere DSP III Sat-Sun 3p-11p 16
Revere DSP III Sun 8a-5p, Mon 11a-6p, Tues 11a-5p, Sat 9a-5p 40
Revere DSPII Tues-Sat 3PM-11PM 40
Roslindale DSP IV Sun 3p-11p Mon 4p-11p Tues 3p-11p Wed 2p-11p Sat 3p-11p 40
Roslindale DSP V Mon-Thurs 3p-11p, Sat 9a-5p 40
Winthrop DSP II Sun 9-5, Mon 3-11, Tue 2-10, Wed 1-9, Thur 3-11 40
Winthrop DSP II Wed 10A-7P, Thur 2P-11P, Fri 3P-11P, Sat 9A-11P 40
Winthrop DSP II Sun 9a-3p Sat 9a-3p 12
Winthrop DSP II Tues-Thurs, 4pm-8pm, Sat-Sun 3pm-11pm 28
Winthrop DSP III Sun 9a-11p, Mon 4p-11p, Tues 4p-11p, Sat 9a-9p 40
Winthrop DSP III Sun 9a-9p, Mon-Tues 3p-11p, Wed 1p-11p 40
Winthrop DSP III Thur-Fri 3P-11P 16
Winthrop DSP lll Thur-Sat 11p-9a Temporary 30
Winthrop DSP lll Sun-Wed 11p-9a 40
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Title Senior Therapeutic Mentor
Categories Chelsea, Child & Family Outpatient and Community Based Services, Revere
Location Revere, MA
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The Senior Therapeutic Mentor provides structured, one-to-one, strength-based support services to a youth for the purpose of addressing daily living, social, and communication needs in community and home-based settings.  Therapeutic Mentoring interventions are designed to address one or more goals on a youth’s existing outpatient or in-home treatment plan or on an existing Individual Care Plan (ICP).  Supports, coaches and trains a youth in order to support linkages to community resources and services that will sustain the youths optimal functioning in the community; connects youth with existing and new services; and works directly with youth’s Care Planning Team and/or other behavioral health providers.

In addition, the position will carry program coordination responsibilities including supporting the Program Manager in all aspects related to the therapeutic mentoring program. These include but are not limited to staff training, supervision, meetings out in the community and marketing the program. This position works under the supervision of and reports directly to the In-Home Therapy Program Manager.

The position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, or a related field or 4 years relevant experience. Valid Massachusetts drivers license required.  Training or supervisory experience preferred.

Hours 40 hours/week
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Title Weekend Floater
Categories Boston, Cambridge/Somerville, Charlestown, Chelsea, Community Based Flexible Support Services, East Boston, Mental Health Residential Services, Revere, Winthrop
Location Chelsea, MA – Multiple Locations
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Weekend Floaters are part-time (16 hours per week) positions responsible for providing weekend coverage in a residential setting in either a Residential Counselor or Awake Overnight capacity.  Floaters must be willing and able to work shifts at any NSMHA MH residential program at short notice during the assigned hours and must have access to reliable transportation in order to travel to the different sites.

Responsible for the health, safety and quality of life of persons in a residential setting through the provision of person centered/recovery oriented interventions. Participate with persons with psychiatric disabilities, based on their needs, in self-help skills, activities of daily living, socialization, leisure time and community integration. Implement, teach, and assist individuals with IAP goals and objectives.

Requirements:

High school degree or GED required

Bachelor’s Degree in related field preferred.

One (1) to two (2) years human services experience with similar population preferred.

Must have Driver’s license.

Must be MAP certified, CPR/1st aide within five (5) months of hire.

Salary:  $16/hour

Three Shifts Available:

Overnight – Sat-Sun 11pm-7am
Day – Sat-Sun 7am-3pm
Evening – Sat-Sun 3pm-11pm
Hours 16 hours/week
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Title Program Coordinator
Categories Chelsea, Developmental Services, Revere, Waltham, West Roxbury, Winthrop
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This member of the DS Residential Services program is responsible for the clinical and administrative aspects of an assigned residential program, as well as the overall health and safety of the persons residing there, under the supervision of the Residential Services Coordinator.    Recruit, train, supervise, and evaluate staff.  Arrange staff schedules to meet the health and safety requirements.  Supervises the development and implementation of Quality Indicators through the ISP process and Program Goals.  Liaison with families/guardians, DDS, MCB and other service providers.  Perform on-call duties as required. Supervises the management of individual’s funds and possessions, within the guidelines of the ISP and agency.

 

High School Diploma or GED required.  Bachelor’s Degree in a related field preferred.  Must be MAP certified, CPR/first aide certified within five (5) continuous months of employment/date of hire.   Two (2) years’ experience in human services and supervisory experience required.

Multiple positions available.

Location Schedule Hours Per Week
Winthrop Mon – Fri 10a-6p 40
Waltham Mon – Fri 10a-6p 40
West Roxbury Mon – Fri 10a-6p 40
Revere Mon – Fri 10a-6p 40
Hours 40
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Title Certified Nursing Assistant
Categories Chelsea, Community Based Flexible Support Services
Location Chelsea
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This paraprofessional reports to the Program Coordinator and/or Assistant Program Coordinator of the MI/MI Program.  Responsible for the health, safety, and quality of life of persons served residing in the MI/MI Program (Mental Health, Mental Illness). Responsibilities include advocacy, assistance with activities of daily living and monitoring of health concerns under the supervision of the Program Coordinator and/or Registered Nurse.

Schedule Thur – Mon 3p-11p
Hours 40
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Title Peer Support Specialist
Categories Chelsea, Community Based Flexible Support Services
Location East Boston, MA
Job Information

Is a member of the Recovery Support Team of the CBFS program. This position is designated for a person who is or has been a recipient of services for severe and persistent mental illness. Because of his/her life experience with mental illness and mental health services, the peer support specialist provides expertise that professional training cannot replicate. Peer support specialists report to the Recovery Team Leader and are fully integrated team members who provide highly individualized services in the community and promote self-determination and decision-making. Peer Support Specialists also provide essential expertise and consultation to the entire team to promote a culture in which each person’s point of view and preferences are recognized, understood, respected and integrated into treatment, rehabilitation, and community self-help activities.

The peer support specialist may have a bachelor’s degree in a field other than behavioral sciences or have a high school degree or GED, and has work experience with adults with serious and persistent mental illnesses or with individuals with similar human-services needs. This para-professional should be a current or former recipient of mental health services and is in recovery. May have related training (e.g., cer¬tified occupational therapy assistant, home health care aide) or work experience (e.g., teaching) and life experience. Must have completed an accredited Peer Facilitator training program. Must have a strong commitment to the right and ability of each person with a serious and persis-tent mental illness to live in normal community residences; work in market jobs; and have access to helpful, adequate, competent, and continuous supports and services. Within six months of hire date, must enroll in an accredited Certified Peer Recovery Specialist training program. This program must then be completed within 12 months of inception. Must be MAP certified, CPR/first aide certified within five (5) continuous months of employment/date of hire.

Schedule Mon-Fri TBD
Hours 40
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Title Employment Support Specialist
Categories Chelsea, Community Based Flexible Support Services, Healthcare
Location Chelsea, MA
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Is a member of the Recovery Support Team and reports to the Recovery Team Leader and is a fully integrated team member who provides highly individualized services in the community and promotes self-determination and decision making. The Employment Support Specialist will work with persons interested in employment and takes on the role of navigator to assist each person in developing a mutual understanding and shared vision about the desired job and the route needed to achieve it. This para-professional provides leadership to the team in the application and deployment of the IPS model.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

High school degree or GED required; Bachelor’s highly preferred At least two years’ experience with population who has severe and persistent mental illness in lieu of degree required. Must have vocational knowledge and be able to teach others. Must have Driver’s license.  Must be MAP certified, CPR/first aide certified within five (5) continuous months of employment/date of hire.

Schedule TBD
Hours 40
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Title Medical Director, Agency
Categories Administration, Chelsea, Healthcare
Location Chelsea, MA
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North Suffolk Mental Health Association is one of New England’s most respected and progressive mental health services organizations. The Medical Director is responsible for overall management of all medical matters for the Agency, providing leadership with respect to strategic planning, compliance and operations. Works closely with North Suffolk Executive Team Leadership, the Department of Mental Health, and the Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry.  Develops initiatives to ensure consumers receive medically and psychiatrically appropriate services.  Conducts evaluations, crisis intervention, and consultation as needed; maintains a small clinical caseload. Assists with recruitment, hiring, evaluation and credentialing for medical staff. Provides clinical and administrative supervision. Participates in committees addressing community needs.  Develops new programming addressing quality and outcomes measures and improved health integration.

Desired applicants possess competence, credentials, and experience to make independent judgments about cases and systems and are able to develop systems, practices, and policies regarding healthcare needs.  On-call after hours required.

Minimum of five years of professional experience, with current and valid registration as a physician under the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine.  Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry.

Prior demonstrated competency in management and administrative roles.  Addictions experience required. Experience in community and public sector mental health required.  Buprenorphine waiver preferred.

NSMHA is an active teaching and research site, with possible appointment with the MGH Department of Psychiatry.

You may apply on line or you may mail or fax your cover letter and resume to Recruiter, 301 Broadway Chelsea MA 02150/fax 617-617-912-7971 www.northsuffolk.org

Schedule M-F
Hours 40 w/on-call after hours required
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Title Billing Assistant
Categories Administration, Chelsea
Location Chelsea, Ma
Job Information

Outstanding opportunity for the right individual.

Responsible for multi data entry functions.

Willing to learn contract billing functions.

Requirements: proficiency in excel, works well in fast paced environment, accuracy and attention to detail are essential.

Schedule 3 Days – TBD
Hours 5Hours/Day – TBD
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Title Residential Counselor – Multiple Positions Available
Categories Boston, Charlestown, Chelsea, East Boston, Healthcare, Mental Health Residential Services, Revere
Location Chelsea, MA & others
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Residential Counselors work one-on-one with persons in a residential setting. Residential Counselors are responsible for the health, safety and quality of life of persons through the provision of person centered/recovery oriented interventions. Participate with persons with psychiatric disabilities, based on their needs, in self-help skills, activities of daily living, socialization, leisure time and community integration. Implement, teach, and assist individuals with IAP goals and objectives.

High school degree or GED required; Bachelor’s Degree in related field preferred. One (1) to two (2) years human services experience with similar population preferred. Must have Driver’s license. Must be MAP certified, CPR/first aide certified within five (5) continuous months of employment/date of hire.

Multiple positions available–please indicate preference in application:

Location Position Schedule Hours
Chelsea Residential Counselor Fri-Mon 7a-3p 32
Revere Residential Counselor Tues-Sat 3p-11p 40
Revere Residential Counselor Sun-Thurs 3pm-11pm 40
Chelsea Residential Counselor Tues-Sat 3p-11p 40
Revere Residential Counselor Sun-Thur 3p-11p 40
Revere Residential Counselor Sun-Mon 7a-3p 16
Revere Residential Counselor Tues-Sat 3PM – 11PM 40
Chelsea Residential Counselor Sun-Thur 7-3p 40
Chelsea PT Residental Counselor Fri – Sat 7a-3p 16
Chelsea Residential Counselor Fri-Sat 7a-3p 16
Revere Residential Counselor Sun-thurs 3p-11p 40
Chelsea Residential Counselor Thurs – Mon 7a-3p 40
Charlestown Residential Counselor Tues-Sat 3p-11p 40
Charlestown Residential Counselor Thurs – Mon 3p-11p 40
East Boston Residential Counselor Sun-Thurs 3p-11p 40
East Boston Residential Counselor Thurs-Mon 3p-11p 40
Revere Residential Counselor Tues-Sat 3p-11p 40
Revere Residential Counselor Tues-Sat 7-3 40
Chelsea Residential Counselor Tues-Thur 3-11p, Fri-Sat 7-3p 40
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Title In-Home Therapy Clinician
Categories Chelsea, Child & Family Outpatient and Community Based Services, Revere
Location Revere, Chelsea
Job Information

The In-Home Therapy (IHT) Clinician provides medically necessary care in a structured, consistent, strength-based therapeutic relationship with a youth and his/her family. Interventions are designed to enhance and improve the family’s capacity to improve the youth’s functioning in the home and community and may prevent the need for the youth’s admission to an inpatient hospital, psychiatric residential treatment facility or other treatment setting. The In-home Therapy Clinician may provide services as part of a team, pairing with a paraprofessional.  The In-Home Therapy Clinician performs comprehensive, home-based, psychosocial behavioral health assessments, develops youth and family-centered treatment plans, reviews and develops risk management plans, and implements focused interventions and behavioral techniques in collaboration with the youth, parent, guardian, and designated caregivers.

Position requirements:

Master’s degree in a relevant field. MA License (LCSW, LICSW, LMHC) preferred. Experience in providing home and community based intervention services preferred. Certification in the Massachusetts version of the CANS.  Bilingual ability preferred, Spanish ability highly preferred.  Must have valid drivers license, reliable transportation, and be comfortable working in the community.

Hours 40
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Title Recovery Coach
Categories Chelsea, East Boston, Healthcare, Substance Abuse Services
Location Chelsea, MA and East Boston, MA
Job Information

Staff is a person who is grounded in peer-assisted recovery.  Because of his/her life experience with substance use and/ or other addictions, the peer support specialist/ recovery coach provides expertise that clinical training cannot replicate. Senior Recovery Coach reports to the ATR/Recovery Coach Coordinator under the supervision of the Director of Addictions. Senior Recovery coach is an integrated team leader of Meridian House, Intensive Outpatient Program, Adolescent Intensive Outpatient Program, Teen Team and Nimsa outpatient Rapid Access. This position provides essential expertise and consultation to the entire team to promote a culture in which recoverees’ points of view and preferences are recognized, understood, respected and integrated into support, treatment, rehabilitation, and community-based recovery-oriented systems of care. This positon provides peer support and supervision to the recovery coach team.

Bachelor’s degree in a field other than behavioral sciences or have a high school degree or GED, and have work experience with adults diagnosed with substance use and or dependency. Senior Recovery Coach must have attended and completed Recovery Coach Certification Program. This individual should have experience and knowledge regarding the addiction treatment service system, recovery coaching and other related human services.

Schedule TBD
Hours 40
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Title Medical Support Specialist
Categories Chelsea, Community Based Flexible Support Services, Healthcare
Location Chelsea, MA
Job Information

This position in the CBFS Medical Services Team is in one of New England’s most respected and progressive mental health services organizations and provides the right candidate with the opportunity to work directly with individuals dually diagnosed with psychiatric and medical diagnoses in a community based setting. The Medical Support Specialist (MSS), supervised by experienced and licensed professionals, provides rehabilitative and supportive interventions to help clients realize their goals and move forward in Recovery.  The MSS provides case management and care coordination in collaboration with professionals from area hospitals and clinics, and with North Suffolk nurses and psychiatrists. The primary role however of the MSS is to  help promote positive change in clients’ physical and mental health using a person centered, strengths based approach employing robust evidence-based practices to uncover motivation while cultivating positive growth. The MSS will also educate clients in the areas of positive health practices and activities of daily living that affect health.

A Bachelor’s degree in behavioral science is highly preferred as is work experience with adults with severe and persistent mental illnesses. At a minimum, the candidate must possess a high school diploma/GED, valid driver’s license, and have MAP Certification through DPH and CPR/1st Aide certification within 3 months of hire (all trainings provided free of charge by NSMHA).

 

Schedule TBD
Hours 40
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Title In Home Therapy Clinician
Categories Chelsea, Child & Family Outpatient and Community Based Services
Location Chelsea, MA
Job Information

The In-home Therapy Clinician reports to the Director of Child & Family Services through the Director of Community Service Agency. The In-home Therapy Clinician provides medically necessary care in a structured, consistent, strength-based therapeutic relationship with a youth and his/her family. Interventions are designed to enhance and improve the family’s capacity to improve the youth’s functioning in the home and community and may prevent the need for the youth’s admission to an inpatient hospital, psychiatric residential treatment facility or other treatment setting. The In-home Therapy Clinician may provide services as part of a team, pairing with a paraprofessional.

Master’s degree in a relevant field. MA License preferred. Experience in providing home and community based intervention services preferred. Certification in the Massachusetts version of the CANS.

Schedule TBD
Hours 40
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Title Master’s Level Clinician – Bilingual
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, Chelsea
Location Chelsea, MA
Job Information

Reports to the Director of Adult Ambulatory Services for the North Harbor, Supervisor, and/or Program Manager.  Provide a broad range of clinical services for behavioral health clients.

Master’s degree in Social Work (MSW), Counseling, or a related field.  Minimum of two (2) years experience in a related position. Bilingual (Spanish) ability highly preferred.

Schedule M-F, flexible schedule, one-two evenings possible
Hours 40
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Title Senior Employment Support Specialist
Categories Chelsea, Community Based Flexible Support Services
Location Chelsea
Job Information

This career opportunity, offered by one of New England’s most respected and progressive human services organizations, provides the opportunity to make a real and lasting difference, through vocational rehabilitation, in the lives of individuals diagnosed with severe and persistent mental illness. The person selected for this role will be in a position to tip the balance in favor of ‘recovery’ through partnering with clients, staff, and community businesses to employ people in competitive jobs. This position offers an opportunity to help dislodge the myth that men and women with severe mental illnesses are not employable by overseeing job development and placement of individuals served by North Suffolk’s community Based Flexible Supports Program (CBFS). The professional in this position will:
• Train, guide and supervise 5 Employment Specialists in the CBFS program
• Train Employment Specialists in the theory and practice of Supported Employment
• Educate staff and the local business community regarding the benefits of employing persons with psychiatric diagnoses
• Develop, fine tune and cultivate the role of the employment specialist in a progressive recovery oriented program
• Be a leader in a multi-disciplinary program that is based on the tenets of Person Centered Treatment and Recovery North Suffolk provides extensive multi-faceted training opportunities to promote personal and professional growth and increase the effectiveness of interventions.

Master’s Degree in Vocational Rehabilitation or related field required. CRC preferred. At least five years experience in the provision of vocationally oriented services, preferably with people with severe and persistent mental illness. A track record of successful job placements in competitive employment. Experience supervising and training vocational staff required.

Schedule TBD
Hours 40
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Title Adult Outpatient Clinician (LICSW)
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, Chelsea
Location Chelsea
Job Information

Reports to the Clinical Coordinator, Supervisor, and/or Program Manager.  Provide a broad range of clinical services for MH clients. Formulate independent Psychosocial diagnosis and treatment plans. Provide evaluation and treatment outreach as needed to clients using individual, group and family modalities. Provide crisis intervention as needed. Master’s degree in Social Work (MSW) required. LICSW preferred.  Minimum of two (2) years experience in a related position.  Bilingual (Spanish) ability highly preferred.

Schedule Schedule to be determined
Hours 40
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Title Behavioral Specialist – After School Program
Categories Chelsea, Child & Family Outpatient and Community Based Services
Location Chelsea, MA
Job Information

The Behavioral Specialist provides milieu treatment including behavior management/modification and facilitation of therapeutic groups in an After School Program setting.  The Behavioral Specialist advocates for children and families through case management support services.  Performs duties as a Child and Family Advocate including case management; developing treatment plans; writing monthly milieu reports; maintaining contact with funding agencies, collaterals, and parents; facilitate meetings reviewing the child’s progress in all areas of treatment; and conduct outreach to children and their families in their homes and communities as necessary.

Position requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree is required.  A valid Massachusetts driver’s license is required.  Bilingual (Spanish & English) is highly preferred. Applicants must have at least three months experience working with school age children.  Milieu, group, and expressive or recreational therapy experience is preferred. Working knowledge of community resources is preferred.

Hours 35 hours
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Title Awake Overnight Counselor – CBFS Residential
Categories Boston, Charlestown, Chelsea, East Boston, Mental Health Residential Services, Revere
Location Multiple
Job Information

This member of the MH Residential Services program is responsible for the safety and well being of persons in a residential setting during overnight shifts.  Provide assistance to persons based on need level of persons, and adheres to all agency policies and procedures and licensing/funding source requirements.  Be awake and available to residents during shift.  Perform household cleaning, upkeep and safety/security checks.  Support and facilitate a recovery oriented, person-centered approach through communication, positive interactions, and skill building.  Respond appropriately and act as a role-model.

High school degree or GED required; Bachelor’s in related field preferred.  One (1) year human services experience with similar population required.  Must be MAP certified, CPR/first aide certified within five (5) continuous months of employment/date of hire.    Must have Driver’s license.

Multiple positions available.  Please indicate preference in application.

Location Position Schedule Hours Per Week
Boston Awake Overnight Thurs 2p-6p Fri-Sat 3p-11p 20
Boston Awake Overnight Fri-Sat 11p-7a 16
Charlestown Awake Overnight Thurs-Fri 11p-7a 16
Chelsea Awake Overnight Sun-Thur 11p-7a 40
Chelsea Awake Overnight Sun-Thurs 11p-7a 40
Chelsea Awake Overnight Sun-Mon 11p-7a 16
Chelsea Awake Overnight Fri – Sat 11p-7a 16
Chelsea Awake Overnight Fri – Sat 11p-7a 16
Chelsea Awake Overnight Fri-Sat 11p-7a 16
Chelsea Awake Overnight Sun-Mon 11p-7a 16
Chelsea Awake Overnight Fri-Sat 11p-7a 16
Chelsea Awake Overnight Fri-Sat 11p-7a 16
East Boston Awake Overnight Fri.-Sat 11p-7a 16
Revere Awake Overnight Fri, Sat 11p-7a 16
Revere Awake Overnight Fri-Sat 11p-7a 16
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Title Recovery Support Specialist – Multiple Positions
Categories Boston, Chelsea, Community Based Flexible Support Services, East Boston
Location Chelsea, East Boston, Boston
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This career opportunity offered by one of New England’s most respected and progressive mental health services organizations provides the chance to work directly with people diagnosed with severe and persistent mental illness in a dynamic and community based setting. The Recovery Support Specialist (RSS) is the point person on a multi-disciplinary team in the Community Based Flexible Supports (CBFS) Program. The RSS works very closely with clients to help them reach their goals. The person in this front-line position works closely with North Suffolk staff, other service providers, guardians, family members, community contacts, and Department of Mental Health staff.  The RSS is an outreach worker on a team that offers care coordination that may involve working with professionals from area hospitals, the Department of Mental Health, court clinics, substance abuse treatment programs and housing agencies. The CBFS Program uses a person-centered, strengths-based approach employing robust, evidence based practices to uncover motivation while working with the client to establish meaningful treatment plans and cultivate recovery. This position requires excellent communication, writing, and organizational skills and the ability to work independently in the community. Extensive training is provided and ongoing training is available and encouraged.

High School Diploma/GED equivalent required. Bachelor’s Degree highly preferred.  At least two years’ experience with people diagnosed with severe and persistent mental illness is required in lieu of degree. Must have a Driver’s license.  Must be MAP, CPR and First Aid certified within three months of hire.

Multiple positions available in Chelsea, East Boston and Boston.  Please indicate preference in application.

Schedule TBD
Hours 40
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Title Adult Outpatient Psychiatrist
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, Chelsea, East Boston, Healthcare
Location Chelsea, MA
Job Information

Performs professional services in directing and assisting in various clinical and psychiatric programs or research for clients, as assigned by the Medical Director. Provides full psychopharmacology service, including evaluation, prescribing and monitoring, and Medication Clinics as assigned by Medical Director. Participate in multi-disciplinary team meetings to review evaluations, diagnosis, and treatment plans.  Review and actively participate in the ongoing treatment discussions of all clients presented at weekly team meetings. Performs highly responsible professional services in directing clinical psychiatric programs, including assignment of duties and review of the work of clinical professionals and/or technical employees in the care and treatment of clients.  Examines clients; performs more difficult and responsible diagnostic work;  plans treatments; and conducts psychotherapy if assigned/approved by the medical director.

Minimum Licensed to Practice Medicine in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Board Eligible or Board Certified in Psychiatry. Successful Completion of an Accredited Psychiatric Residency Program.

Schedule TBD
Hours 40
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Title Program Coordinator
Categories Chelsea, East Boston, Mental Health Residential Services
Location Chelsea, East Boston
Job Information

This member of the MH Residential Services program is responsible for the clinical and administrative aspects of an assigned residential program, as well as the overall health and safety of the persons residing there, under the supervision of the Residential Services Coordinator.  Insures that day to day operations of the assigned group home program are grounded in the philosophy and techniques of psychiatric rehabilitation.  Recruit, train, supervise, and evaluate staff.  Arrange staff schedules.  Supervises the development and implementation of Quality Indicators through the IAP process.  Liaison with families/guardians, DMH and other service providers.  Perform on-call duties as required.  Provide best-practice procedures, treatments, and approaches which help persons with psychiatric disabilities achieve their goals

 

High School Diploma or GED required. Bachelor’s Degree in a related field preferred. Medication, CPR/First-Aid certification or ability to receive certifications required. Two (2) years experience in human services and supervisory experience required. Previous experience with provision and/or management of psychiatric rehabilitation services preferred. Must have Driver’s license. Must be MAP certified, CPR/first aide certified within five (5) continuous months of employment/date of hire.

Positions available in Chelsea and East Boston.  Please indicate preference in application.

Schedule Mon-Fri 9a-5p
Hours 40
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Title Case Manager
Categories Boston, Chelsea, Mental Health Residential Services
Location Chelsea & Boston
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This member of the CBFS Residential team  is responsible for the health, safety and quality of life of persons in an intensive group living environment through the provision of person centered/recovery oriented interventions.  Supervise and/or support residents, in the areas of activities of daily living, socialization, use of leisure time and community integration.  Assist persons with psychiatric disabilities in the development of their IAPs.  Provide rehabilitation and supportive interventions that are based in the persons’ IAPs.  Provides support and interventions that are grounded in the philosophy and techniques of psychiatric rehabilitation.  Schedule or assist persons in scheduling routine and preventive medical appointments and obtain and disseminate all reports to appropriate team member.  Administer medications in accordance with MAP regulations.  Participate in upkeep and maintenance of program, including cleaning of the facility.

High school degree or GED required; Bachelor’s Degree in human services or related field preferred.  At least three (3) years human services experience with similar population required. Must have Driver’s license.  Must be MAP certified, CPR/ First Aid certified within three (3) months of hire.

Multiple positions available.  Please indicate preference in application.

Location Position Schedule Hours
Chelsea Case Manager Sun, Mon 7a-3p Thurs-Sat 3p-11p 40
Chelsea Case Manager Thurs-Mon 3p-11p 40
Chelsea Case Manager Tues, Wed 3p-11p Thurs-Sat 7a-3p 40
Boston Case Manager Thur-Mon 9a-5p 40
Boston Case Manager Tues, Wed 3p-11p Thurs 2p-11p Fri 3p-10p Sat 3p-11p 40
Boston Case Manager Tues, Wed 7a-3p Thurs 8a-4p Fri, Sat 7a-3p 40
Boston Case Manager Sun-Mon 9-5p, Thur-Sat 9-5p 40
Schedule multiple
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Title Assistant Program Coordinator
Categories Chelsea, East Boston, Mental Health Residential Services, Revere
Location Multiple
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This member of the Recovery Support Team is responsible for assisting the programmatic and administrative aspects of a residential program under the supervision of the Program Coordinator and/or Residential Service Coordinator.  Assist in recruiting, training and evaluating staff.  Assist in arranging staff schedules to meet the health and safety requirements of the program.  Assist in the development and implementation of Quality Indicators through the IAP process.  Assist with families/guardians, DMH and other service providers.  Perform on-call duties as required.  Provide best-practice procedures, treatments, and approaches which help persons with psychiatric disabilities achieve their goals.  Supervises and participates in the housekeeping and maintenance of the house and vehicle.  Monitors medications in accordance with MAP regulations.

High School Diploma or GED required.  Bachelor’s Degree in a related field preferred.  Must be MAP certified, CPR/first aide certified within five (5) continuous months of employment/date of hire.   One (1) year experience in human services and supervisory experience required. Must have Driver’s license.

Multiple positions available.  Please indicate preference in application.

Location Schedule Hours Per Week
Revere Sun-Thurs 12p-8p 40
Chelsea Tues-Sat 1p-9p 40
Revere Sun-Thur 12p-8p 40
East Boston Sun-Thur 12-8p 40
Hours 40
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Title Care Coordinator – Bilingual
Categories Chelsea, Child & Family Outpatient and Community Based Services, Revere
Location Revere, Chelsea
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The Care Coordinator facilitates the development of a Care Planning Team (CPT) in order to comprehensively assess the need for educational, therapeutic, social, medical or other services.  The Care Coordinator, in conjunction with the family, care providers, natural supports and case managers from child serving programs, develops an Individual Care Plan (ICP) and risk management/safety plan which supports the achievement of goals identified by the family.  The Care Coordinator works in the community and assists families in navigating through the child/family-serving systems.  Care Coordinators provide education, advocacy, and support to youth and family and helps to identify and develop natural supports with the family.

Master’s degree preferred, Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field required.  Minimum of two (2) years experience working with families with Serious and Emotionally Disturbed (SED) children and adolescents.  Familiarity with child & youth  serving programs.  Must have or be able to acquire Child and Adolescent Needs and Strengths (CANS) certification within three (3) months of employment.  Valid drivers license and be comfortable working in the community.

Bilingual/Bicultural/Culturally Competent in Spanish or Portuguese required.

*Base rate of pay starts at $43,000 with additional 12% differential for language ability

Hours 40
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