Community Support Services Specialist South Boston, VA
Southside Community Services Board is seeking a full time Community Support Services Specialist in South Boston, VA. This position provides individual services and group instruction to mentally ill adults in areas of pre-vocational, social, interpersonal and independent living skills, education, medication management and psycho-education. The Specialist plans and coordinates activities and field trips for clients and assists in transporting clients for various activities, providing supervision, assessment and monitoring of activities. Client progress is monitored and documentation is maintained.
Associate Degree in human services field (social work, psychology, psychiatric rehabilitation, sociology, counseling, vocational rehabilitation, human services counseling) required with at least one year’s experience providing direct services to persons with diagnosis of mental illness. Bachelor Degree preferred. Must be able to complete required first aid/CPR training and other mandatory trainings provided by SCSB.
Complete SSCSB application form located on the website at www.sscsb.org.