Telecare Corporation Rehab Therapist - Inpatient Behavioral Health 263 in McCleary, Washington

Founded in 1965, Telecare is a rapidly growing mental health care company dedicated to making a difference for our clients, the community, and our employees. We offer an array of mental health services to adults with serious mental illness. We partner with public sector entities and behavioral health organizations and have over 122 programs and over 3,510 employees across the country. And we're growing all the time! When you work at Telecare, you help to empower thousands of individuals every day in their journeys of recovery. Telecare operates the Mark Reed Evaluation and Treatment (E&T) center in McCleary WA. This program, located in Grays Harbor County, is a secure 16-bed inpatient E&T for adults aged 18+ who meet the criteria for services under the Involuntary Treatment Act (ITA). Our mission at this facility is to engage individuals with complex needs in recovering their health, hopes, and dreams. We are looking for employees that have a desire to work in a team environment that is focused on recovery and empowerment. Opening expected in April/May 2019 Employment Status: Full Time Shift: AM Days: Varies POSITION SUMMARY Under supervision, the Rehabilitation Therapist provides rehabilitation therapy services to members served, both on an individual and group basis. QUALIFICATIONS Required: • B.S./B.A. in Occupational, Recreational, Music, Dance, Drama or Art Therapy, or Vocational Counseling (Must meet any regulatory requirements for the use of these titles, specific to the program type or location) • Six (6) months of experience in behavioral health setting • Discipline certification or licensure may be required per program licensure or accrediting body requirements • Must be at least 18 years of age • Must be CPR with First Aid/AED certified on date of employment and maintain current certification throughout employment • All opportunities at Telecare are contingent upon successful completion and receipt of acceptable results of the applicable post-offer physical examination, 2-step PPD test for tuberculosis, acceptable criminal background clearances, excluded party sanctions, and degree or license verification. If the position requires driving, valid driver license, a motor vehicle clearance, and proof of auto insurance is required at time of employment and must be maintained throughout employment. Additional regulatory, contractual or local requirements may apply. Preferred: • MA/MS in Occupational, Recreational, Music, Dance, Drama or Art Therapy or Vocational Counseling ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS • Demonstrate the Telecare mission, purpose, values, and beliefs in everyday language and contact with internal and external stakeholders • Coordinates and provides rehabilitation treatment services for assigned members served, including leading and co-leading therapeutic groups, developing therapeutic activities and writing group descriptions, and scheduling therapeutic activities in collaboration with members served when possible • Coordinates outings for members served and supervises them on outings; may require driving van on outings • Coordinates special events • Facilitates community meetings and groups • Provides clinical supervision for Rehabilitation Activity Leaders, interns, and volunteers, as directed • Participates in the planning of the Rehabilitation Program • Participates in the development of Recovery Plans • Completes assigned sections of the Minimum Data Set (MDS), annual comprehensive assessments, and assessments that accompany changes of condition • Documents observations and assessments, as required • If employed at inpatient program, must assist with restraint of members served in the event of assaultive behavior