East Boston

Title Are you Fluent in American Sign Language? $1,000 Sign On Bonus
Categories Boston, Cambridge/Somerville, Charlestown, Chelsea, Community Based Flexible Support Services, East Boston, Mental Health Residential Services, Revere, Waltham, West Roxbury, Winthrop
Location Boston, MA
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Are you fluent in American Sign Language?

We currently have multiple positions working with our Deaf Team as a:

 

Residential Counselor – Revere, MA

Awake Overnight Counselor – Revere, MA

Employment Support Specialist – East Boston, MA

Recovery Support Specialist – East Boston, MA

 

$1,000 Sign on Bonus’ will be rewarded to hired individuals who are hired as part of our Deaf Team. ($500 at the time of hire and $500 after completing 6 months of continuous work)

 

Interested candidates should visit our website at www.NorthSuffolk.org or apply by sending your CV and Resume to gethired@northsuffolk.org.

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Title Employment Support Specialist (Vocational Counselor)
Categories Boston, Chelsea, Community Based Flexible Support Services, East Boston
Location East Boston, Chelsea
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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.  The Employment Support Specialist, although spear heading this important effort, is not alone, but instead has at his/her disposal the following tools and supports:

1.  A well researched body of evidence-based theory and practice, Individual Placement and Support (IPS), that provides the foundation to achieve success;

2.  Participation in the ‘interdisciplinary team’ – the function of which is to collaborate around helping each person served to reach his/her goals.

3.  Regular individual and group supervision with a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor as well as extensive multi-faceted training opportunities to promote personal and professional growth and increase the effectiveness of interventions.

While a Bachelor’s Degree is highly preferred, at a minimum, a High School Diploma/GED equivalent is required and a candidate must have at least (2) years experience working with people with severe and persistent mental illness. The candidate must also have knowledge of vocational rehabilitation, possess a valid driver’s license and must have MAP Certification through DPH and CPR/First Aid certification within three months of hire (all training provided).

 

Multiple Locations available

Chelsea and East Boston

Schedule TBD
Hours 40
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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 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 Master’s level Early Intervention Social Worker
Categories Early Intervention Services, East Boston
Location East Boston, MA
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We have an exciting opportunity for someone looking to work directly with infants and toddlers in an Early Intervention setting.

The Early Intervention Social Worker coordinates and provides early intervention services and treatment to children and child/family clients using a team approach.  The Early Intervention Social Worker works with children in home, program, or other community settings, which are identified as clients’ natural environments for individuals and groups.  Facilitate and participate in the development and execution of IFSP (Individualized Family Service Plan).  Work as part of a team to meet the needs of infants, toddlers and their families through education, advocacy, support, and family resources.

Using a strength-based and family-centered approach, provide early intervention developmental therapies to children aged birth to three within the context of relationship with their families/caregivers.  Join a multi-disciplinary professional team using developmental, expressive therapy and trauma informed intervention strategies in partnership with families.  Clinical opportunity to also join our Infant Mental Health/Family Support team providing discrete services within early intervention, as well as with a small number of preschool children on an outpatient basis.

Reports to the Program Director, Assistant Program Director or the Clinical Manager.  Coordinate and provide early intervention services and treatment to child and child/family clients using team approach, in home, program, or other community settings, which are identified as clients’ natural environments for individuals and groups.

Requirements 

Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology or Social Work required.  LCSW, LICSW, LMHC or LMHC eligible required.  Either be or ability to become Early Intervention certified with DPH. Valid Massachusetts Driver’s license and access to reliable vehicle needed.

Either be or to become Early Intervention certified with DPH. Driver’s license and vehicle needed

Hours 40 hours/week
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Title ACRA/ACC Clinician/Care Coordinator
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, Boston, Child & Family Outpatient and Community Based Services, East Boston, Revere, Substance Abuse Services
Location East Boston, Revere
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The ACRA/ACC Clinician and Care Coordinator works as part of the Teen TEAM program.  The Teen TEAM program provides substance abuse, community-based treatment to at-risk, underserved adolescents and young adults who have co-occurring substance abuse and mental health diagnosis. Treatment and interventions are in conjunction with the family, care providers, natural supports and case managers from child serving programs, and the ACRA/ACC Clinician is responsible for developing treatment plans and risk management/safety plans supporting the achievement of goals identified by the client and caregivers.  Interventions are designed to be intensive and immediate (after placement or incarceration) to improve the family’s ability to function as a unit both in the home and in the community. The Clinician/Care Coordinator will be trained in CANS, GAIN, and A-CRA/ACC evidence based practices and tools to be used to promote positive social activity, positive peer relationships, improved relationship with family, and improved recovery environment and abstinence from illicit drugs and alcohol.

Master’s degree required.  Experience with substance abuse, LGBT youth, and wrap-around care models preferred.  Must have valid drivers license and be comfortable working in the community. Bilingual Spanish preferred.

Hours 40
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Title Bilingual Adolescent/Adult APRN
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, Boston, Chelsea, East Boston, Revere
Location Boston, MA
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JOB SUMMARY:

This position reports to a North Suffolk psychiatrist for clinical supervision and to the CBFS director or designee for administrative supervision.  This member of the Medical Services Team (MST) is responsible for providing leadership and a broad range of clinical services including psychopharmacology, counseling, psycho-education and medical/clinical management.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide nursing interventions for individuals identified as needing MST nursing services.
  • Prescribe medications and conduct regular assessments of therapeutic responses and side effects and educate clients regarding medications.
  • Provide administration of oral and intramuscular medication.
  • Participate in person centered comprehensive assessment (including onset, course and effect of illness, past treatment and responses, risk behaviors; physical health and dental health; use of drugs or alcohol; education and employment; social development and functioning; activities of daily living; and family structure and relationships.
  • Prepare documentation for persons-served in a timely manner and in compliance with applicable laws, regulations and Agency standards.
  • Collaborate with the MST Nurses regarding assessment of client physical health, making appropriate referrals to community physicians for further assessment and treatment, and coordinating medical treatments with psychiatric treatment.
  • Collaborate with the MST Nurse and staff in NSMHA community based programs to develop, revise, maintain, and supervise team psychopharmacologic and medical treatment and medication policies and procedures.
  • With other team members, provide support, education, and counseling to family members of clients to help them become knowledgeable about mental illness, collaborate in the treatment planning process, and assist in their family member’s progress.
  • Collaborate with all members of MST to provide crisis assessment and management.
  • Will be available on-call to MST staff, as needed, for management of psychiatric crises requiring immediate intervention.
  • Will participate in the assessment of need for guardianship and, when indicated, complete paperwork required for pursuing guardianships for people served.
  • Attend staff organizational meetings and treatment planning review meetings.
  • Train staff in the knowledge and skills basic to the treatment of severe and persistent mental illnesses.

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

Master’s Degree in Nursing is required. MA license is required. ANA Certification as a Clinical Nurse Specialist or Nurse Practitioner is required. Experience in mental health setting is required, community mental health preferred. Bilingual in Spanish/English strongly preferred.

Schedule Mon – Fri TBD
Hours 25-40
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Title Bilingual Adult Psychiatrist
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, Chelsea, East Boston, Revere
Location Boston, MA
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JOB SUMMARY:

This member of the Medical Services Team (MST) multidisciplinary team is responsible for serving as the primary psychiatrist for individuals identified as needing MST services in the community; to provide psychiatric and medical assessment and treatment; clinical supervision, education and training of the team; and development, implementation, maintenance, and supervision of medication and psychiatric and medical treatment policies and procedures for this service.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide psychiatric treatment for individuals identified as needing MST services.
  • Prescribe medications and conduct regular assessments of therapeutic responses and side effects and educate clients and paraprofessional staff regarding medication treatment regimes.
  • Participate in person served-centered comprehensive assessment of psychiatric history (e.g., onset, course and effect of illness, past treatment and responses, and risk behaviors); physical health and dental health; use of drugs or alcohol; education and employment; social development and functioning; activities of daily living (e.g., self-care, living situation, nutrition, money management); and family structure and relationships.
  • Collaborate with the MST nurses in assessment of client physical health, making appropriate referrals to community physicians for further assessment and treatment, and coordinating medical treatments with psychiatric treatment.
  • Collaborate with the MST lead nurse and staff in other NSMHA community based programs to develop, revise, maintain, and supervise team psychopharmacologic, medical treatment and medication policies and procedures.
  • With other team members, provide support, education, and counseling to persons served and family members to help them become knowledgeable about mental illness, collaborate in the treatment planning process when invited by person served, and assist in his/her family member’s progress.
  • Collaborate with all members of MST to provide crisis assessment and management and to develop crisis/safety plans.
  • Be available on-call to MST staff, as needed, for management of psychiatric crises requiring immediate intervention.
  • Participate in the assessment of need for guardianship and, when indicated, complete paperwork required to pursue guardianship for people served.
  • Participate in the assessment of need for representative payee-ship, and when indicated, complete paperwork that requires physician documentation.
  • Attend staff organizational meetings and treatment planning review meetings.
  • Train staff in the knowledge and skills basic to the treatment of severe and persistent mental illnesses.
  • Provide clinical supervision to professional staff.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

The psychiatrist is board certified or board eligible in psychiatry and licensed to practice medicine in the state of Massachusetts, and has strong clinical skills and experience providing treatment to persons with severe and persistent mental illnesses. Clinical supervisory experience is desirable.  The person in this position must have a clear understanding of the characteristics and problems of adults with severe mental illnesses and be committed to community service delivery.  Must be CPR certified within five months of hire.

Schedule Tues/Wend
Hours 20
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Title Adult Outpatient Psychiatrist
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, Chelsea, East Boston, Healthcare
Location Chelsea, MA
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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 Occupational Therapist
Categories Early Intervention Services, East Boston
Location East Boston
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Responsible for the assessment, and treatment of children between birth through three years of age who are in need of this specialized therapy. A Bachelor’s degree from a curriculum in Occupational Therapy approved by the American Occupational Therapy Association and licensed by the Massachusetts Board of Allied Health Professions. Minimum of 2 years experience working with children from birth to three years of age. Either be or to become Early Intervention certified with DPH.

Schedule M-F 9a-4p
Hours 40
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Title Recovery Coach
Categories Chelsea, East Boston, Healthcare, Substance Abuse Services
Location Chelsea, MA and East Boston, MA
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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 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 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 note that not all schedules may be available:

Charlestown Thurs-Fri 11p-7a 16
Charlestown Sun-Thur 3P-11P 40
Charlestown Tues-Sat 3p-11p 40
Chelsea Tues-Sat 7a-3p 40
Chelsea Thur-Mon 3p-11p 40
Chelsea Sun -Thur 3p-11p 40
Chelsea Tues-Sat 3p-11p 40
Chelsea Fri – Sat 7a-3p 16
Chelsea Sun-Thur 7a-3p 40
Chelsea Sun-Thur 3P-11P 40
Chelsea Sun-Thur 7a-3p 40
Chelsea Tues-Sat 7a-3p 40
Chelsea Thur-Mon 3p-11p 40
Chelsea Tues-Thur 3-11p, Fri-Sat 7-3p 40
East Boston Sun-Thurs 3p-11p 40
East Boston Thurs-Mon 3p-11p 40
East Boston Tues-Sat 3p-11p 40
East Boston Tues-Sat 7a-3p 40
Revere Tues-Sat 3p-11p 40
Revere Sun-thur 3p-11p 40
Revere Sun-Thur 3p-11p 40
Revere Sun-Mon 7a-3p 16
Revere Tues-Sat 3PM – 11PM 40
Revere Wed-Sat 3p-11p 32
Revere Sun-Thur 3P-11P 40
Revere Sun 9a-5p, Mon-Thur 3p-11p 40
Revere Sun-Thur 3P-11P 40
Schedule Multiple
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Title Peer Support Specialist – Conexions
Categories East Boston, Substance Abuse Services
Location East Boston , MA
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This position supports clients through stages of change at Meridian House, Conexions IOP (Intensive Outpatient Program), and Noddles Island Outpatient Program.   This 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. Peer support specialists/ recovery coaches report to a clinical manager and are fully integrated team members who provide psycho-educational groups and recovery coaching.  Peer Support Specialists/ recovery coaches also provide 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.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Supervise and/or coach recoverees, based on their needs in recovery-oriented skills, activities of daily living, socialization, and community integration.
  2. Assist the treatment team to develop an individual action plan or support the recoveree in developing a wellness plan.
  3. Implement, teach, assist and/ or coach persons served with their individual action plan or recoverees who have developed their own wellness plan to review their goals and objectives on a consistent basis.
  4. Interface with all collateral contacts working with the persons served or recoverees coached. (I.e. Probation Officers, individual therapists, and self-help sponsors).
  5. When appropriate, assist persons served in identifying and accessing sponsorship
  6. Develop and enhance peer driven educational services.
  7. Participate in upkeep and maintenance of program.
  8. Attend all required trainings within prescribed timelines.
  9. Participate in daily staff organizational meetings and treatment planning or wellness planning review meetings.
  10. Work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of persons served and program.
  11. When appropriate document client progress to maintain a permanent record of client activity according to established methods and procedures.
  12. Participate in the provision of services to persons served by co-facilitating groups (in conjunction with professional staff) to provide support for increased stability in their lives through recovery and a better understanding of their symptoms of relapse as well as symptoms of mental illness.
  13. Provide ongoing assessment, problem solving, side-by-side services, skill training, supervision (e.g. prompts, assignments, monitoring, encouragement), and environmental adaptations to assist persons served with activities of daily living (i.e. identifying and attending self-help meetings, support with sponsorship). Provide recovery coaching when recoverees have indicated that preference and responded well to that approach.
  14. Other duties as assigned.

Education and Experience Required:

The peer support specialist/ recovery coach may have a 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.  This individual should have experience and knowledge regarding the addiction treatment service system, recovery coaching and other related human services.

Schedule TBD
Hours TBD
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Title IOP&AIOP Internship – Fall 2017
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, East Boston, Substance Abuse Services
Location East Boston , MA
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Our Intensive Outpatient and Adolescent Outpatient Program (IOP & AIOP) are looking for 1 intern (possibly more) to join our team starting in the Fall of 2017, assignment is located in East Boston, MA!

This Program is looking for 1st Year Graduate OR LADC Program students interested in substance use treatment with either Adults or Adolescents.

“Noddles Island is North Suffolk’s Addiction Services Department providing outpatient services to people of all ages who are struggling with addiction.  We specialize in treating a variety of addictions including alcohol, drugs including opioids, tobacco and gambling.  The treatment begins with an evaluation and our approaches include relapse prevention, education, motivational approaches to treatment, cognitive behavioral therapy and harm reduction.  Clients may participate in individual, group and family counseling, psycho-educational groups, addiction psychiatry, recovery training, relapse program, and drug screening.”

“Teen Conexions is an intensive outpatient treatment program for adolescents ages 13 to 18 with substance abuse issues. Our program focuses on group therapy as a means for young people to explore an understanding of substance abuse. The environment encourages young people to identify risks associated with substance abuse, develop healthy coping skills, and use their peers to support one another in recovery.”

Schedule TBD
Hours TBD
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Title Are you Fluent in American Sign Language? $1,000 Sign On Bonus
Categories Boston, Cambridge/Somerville, Charlestown, Chelsea, Community Based Flexible Support Services, East Boston, Mental Health Residential Services, Revere, Waltham, West Roxbury, Winthrop
Location Boston, MA
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Are you fluent in American Sign Language?

We currently have multiple positions working with our Deaf Team as a:

 

Residential Counselor

Awake Overnight Counselor

Employment Support Specialist

Recovery Support Specialist

 

$1,000 Sign on Bonus’ will be rewarded to hired individuals who are hired as part of our Deaf Team. ($500 at the time of hire and $500 after completing 6 months of continuous work)

 

Interested candidates should visit our website at www.NorthSuffolk.org or apply by sending your CV and Resume to gethired@northsuffolk.org.

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Title Recovery Support Specialist – ASL
Categories Community Based Flexible Support Services, East Boston
Location East Boston , MA
Job Information

Must be fluent in American Sign Language

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 Deaf/Hard of Hearing people diagnosed with severe and persist 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.

Schedule TBD
Hours TBD
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Title Relief Counselor – MH
Categories Boston, Charlestown, Chelsea, East Boston, Mental Health Residential Services, Revere
Location Multiple
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Relief Staff have the ability to set their own schedules based on their preference and availability, along with the freedom to work in many settings and locations. Able to work as many as 40 hours per week, Relief Staff have much earning potential, without the commitment to a set schedule. A driver’s license is preferred, but not required for Relief Staff. Relief is an excellent, and flexible, entry-level opportunity for students, or those with varying schedules, seeking to start a career in the Human Services field.

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

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

Salary:  $12/hour

Three Shifts Available:

Overnight – 11pm-7am
Day – 7am-3pm
Evening – 3pm-11pm
Schedule Flexible
Hours Flexible
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Title Clinical Manager
Categories East Boston, Substance Abuse Services
Location East Boston
Job Information

The Clinical Manager reports to the Director of Addiction and works in collaboration with the House Manager and Clinical Manger of Ambulatory Services.  Under the direction of the Department Director this position is responsible for the overall management of clinical matters including supervision, investigating client grievances, recommending programmatic changes, interfacing with other providers, utilization review/management, and providing direct services to clients.

 

Position Requirements:

Master’s Degree in one of the following disciplines or closely related field:

  • Clinical Psychology, Education –
  • Counseling, Medicine, Psychology, Psychiatric Nursing, Rehabilitative Counseling, or Social Work.

LICSW or LMHC required.

A minimum of five (5) years providing clinical supervision in a substance abuse treatment setting

And two (2) years supervised substance abuse counseling experience.

 

Schedule:

Flexible with some weekends and evenings. Program operates 24/7

Schedule TBD
Hours TBD
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Title Psychiatric Nurse Manager
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, East Boston, Healthcare, Substance Abuse Services
Location East Boston, MA
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The Psychiatric Nurse Manager is responsible monitoring and overseeing the physical health needs of the persons served in the Conexions Day and Evening Treatment and Substance Abuse Services Teams (including the Evening Intensive Outpatient Programs, Suboxone and Meridian House).    The Psychiatric Nurse Manager brings nursing leadership to these teams and by assessing physical health needs; making appropriate referrals to and liaisons with community physicians or emergency departments; and coordinating with the Director of Nursing where appropriate.   The person in the position also provides direct care to persons served within a milieu in a community setting, in both group and individual settings, as an integral part of the program’s multi-disciplinary team.  Design, implement and facilitate educational, therapeutic, and/or social rehabilitative groups focused on various aspects of health and wellness with persons served in the day treatment program under the direction of the Program Manager and in cooperation with the treatment team

The psychiatric nurse manager may have a master’s, bachelor’s or associate degree in nursing, must be licensed as a registered nurse, and should have at least one year of work experience in an inpatient or outpatient psychiatric setting. Must have a strong commitment to the right and ability of each person with a severe and persistent mental illness to live in normal community residences; work in market jobs; and have access to helpful, adequate, competent, and continuous supports and services. Must have ability to establish supportive trusting relationships with persons with severe, persistent mental illness and have respect for client rights and personal preferences in treatment. Must have a valid driver’s license

Schedule Mon, Wed, Fri; some evenings required
Hours 25
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Title Master’s Level Clinician – Bilingual
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, East Boston
Location East Boston
Job Information

To provide direct behavioral health services to consumers within a day treatment program in a community setting as an integral part of the program’s multidisciplinary team.

Master’s degree in a related field of study required.  A minimum of 2 years post-degree experience within a multidisciplinary treatment setting is required. Computer literacy required, preferably in automated medical records system &/or database program(s).  Good oral and written skills required.

Schedule M-F one evening possible
Hours 40
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Title LICSW Master’s Level Adult/NIMSA Outpatient Clinician
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, Chelsea, East Boston
Location Chelsea/East Boston
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JOB SUMMARY:

Reports to the Clinical Coordinator, Supervisor, and/or Program Manager.  Provide a broad range of clinical services for mental health clients

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Formulate independent Psychosocial diagnosis and treatment plans.
  1. Provide evaluation and treatment outreach as needed to clients using individual, group and family modalities.
  1. Provide crisis intervention as needed.
  1. Provide clinical supervision to interns within the team as current credential allows.
  1. Participate in the interdisciplinary treatment team clinical and staff meetings.
  1. Participate in professional continuing education programs.
  1. Responsible for the maintenance of professional social work standards.
  1. Complete all necessary prior approval forms.
  1. Prepare all client documentation.
  1. Maintain contact with other care providers within our system and other agencies. 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

Master’s degree in Social Work (MSW) and Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) required.

Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) required.

Minimum of two (2) years experience in a related position.

Bilingual (Spanish) ability highly preferred.

Schedule Mon – Fri (Variable)
Hours 40
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Title LICSW Master’s Level Adult/NIMSA Outpatient Clinician
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, Chelsea, East Boston
Location Chelsea/East Boston
Job Information

JOB SUMMARY:

Reports to the Clinical Coordinator, Supervisor, and/or Program Manager.  Provide a broad range of clinical services for mental health clients

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Formulate independent Psychosocial diagnosis and treatment plans.
  1. Provide evaluation and treatment outreach as needed to clients using individual, group and family modalities.
  1. Provide crisis intervention as needed.
  1. Provide clinical supervision to interns within the team as current credential allows.
  1. Participate in the interdisciplinary treatment team clinical and staff meetings.
  1. Participate in professional continuing education programs.
  1. Responsible for the maintenance of professional social work standards.
  1. Complete all necessary prior approval forms.
  1. Prepare all client documentation.
  1. Maintain contact with other care providers within our system and other agencies. 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

Master’s degree in Social Work (MSW) and Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) required.

Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) required.

Minimum of two (2) years experience in a related position.

Bilingual (Spanish) ability highly preferred.

Schedule Mon – Fri (Variable)
Hours 40
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Title Masters level Art Therapist and Mental Health Counselor /LMHC eligible
Categories Early Intervention Services, East Boston
Location East Boston , MA
Job Information

Using a strength-based and family-centered approach, provide early intervention developmental therapies to children aged birth to three within the context of relationship with their families/caregivers.  Join a multi-disciplinary professional team using developmental, expressive therapy and trauma informed intervention strategies in partnership with families.  Clinical opportunity to also join our Infant Mental Health/Family Support team providing discrete services within early intervention, as well as with a small number of preschool children on an outpatient basis.

Reports to the Program Director, Assistant Program Director or the Clinical Manager.  Coordinate and provide early intervention services and treatment to child and child/family clients using team approach, in home, program, or other community settings, which are identified as clients’ natural environments for individuals and groups.

Requirements

Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology, Expressive Therapy, Mental Health or Social Work required.  Either be or to become Early Intervention certified with DPH.

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Title Physical Therapist
Categories Early Intervention Services, East Boston
Location East Boston
Job Information

Responsible for the assessment and treatment of children between birth through three years of age who are in need of this specialized therapy. A Master’s level Physical Therapy graduate. Licensed by the Commonwealth of Mass. Division of registration. Minimum of 2 years experience working with young children. Either be or to become Early Intervention certified with DPH.

Schedule M-F 9a-5p
Hours 40
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Title Early Intervention Service Coordinator/Music Therapist
Categories Early Intervention Services, East Boston
Location East Boston, MA
Job Information

We have an exciting opportunity for someone looking to work directly with infants and toddlers in an Early Intervention setting

Reports to the Program Director, Assistant Program Director or the Clinical Manager.  Coordinate and provide early intervention services and treatment to child and child/family clients using team approach, in home, program, or other community settings, which are identified as clients’ natural environments for individuals and groups.

Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology, Expressive Therapy, Mental Health or Social Work highly preferred.

Either be or to become Early Intervention certified with DPH.

Driver’s license and vehicle needed

Schedule M-F 9a-5p
Hours 40
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Title Program Clinician – Diversionary Program
Categories Adult Outpatient, Day Treatment and Community Based Services, East Boston, Substance Abuse Services
Location East Boston, MA
Job Information

Reports to the Coordinator of IOP (Intensive Outpatient Program) and Coordinator of AIOP (Adolescent Intensive Outpatient Program) under the supervision of the Director of Addiction Services.  This hybrid position is responsible for providing direct behavioral health services to consumers as an integral part of the program’s multidisciplinary team.

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

A Master’s degree in an applicable field required.

Experience within a multidisciplinary treatment setting.

Full license/certification preferred or as required for core staffing complement.

Two years experience working with SUD preferred.

Driver’s license required.

 

Schedule Mon – Fri, Some Evenings
Hours 40
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