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Psychiatric Rehabilitation Worker
Req Code:2021:2362-001
County:Delaware County, PA
FT/PT:Full Time
Location:2362-Mobile Psychiatric R
Schedule:full time
  
Job Description/Essential Functions:
Horizon House, Inc. is a nationally recognized provider of services to adults with support needs due to developmental disabilities, behavioral health issues, and substance abuse. Horizon House is Pennsylvania’s oldest psychiatric rehabilitation agency. Since 1952, we have been dedicated to helping people with mental illness, drug and alcohol addictions, developmental/intellectual disabilities, and homelessness to stabilize their lives and to help them live as independently as possible in the community. With over 100 locations throughout South and North Eastern Pennsylvania and the state of Delaware, Horizon House provides services to a diverse population focusing on individual strength and choice.


We are currently seeking a dedicated Psychiatric Rehabilitation Worker for our Mobile Psych Rehab program in our Chester, PA location. The Psychiatric Rehabilitation Worker provides Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services (PSR) site based or in the community as assigned.

This position is responsible for helping individuals receive the level of and/or have access to the services/supports they choose, so that an individual can live in the environment of their choice. 

Facilitate groups/units to enhance an individual’s knowledge to develop, enhance and retain skills and competencies in living, learning, working and socializing. 

Monitors and track progress of individual’s in assigned caseload; participate in the development of individualized rehabilitation plans.

Provides and facilitates individual’s skill development and support which includes daily living, socialization, educational/vocational supports and opportunities, and leisure/recreation activities planning including community integration and community connections.

Participates in the analysis and identification of service delivery gaps, changes and problems under the guidance of the supervisor.

Participates in the resolution of crisis situations; assist with identifying individuals and resources that can provide direct support and/or immediate intervention during a crisis situation.

Establishes and maintains liaisons with other service providers to promote program coordination and enhance individuals services.
Job Qualifications:

· Bachelors degree, or Associates degree and 1 year work experience in mental health direct service, or CPS certification and 1 year paid or volunteer experience, or a High School diploma/GED and 2 years work experience in Human Services, which must include 1 year of mental health direct service.

· Must have excellent oral and written communication skills, as well as be detail-oriented and able to
complete a high volume of documentation in a fast-paced environment.

· Strong computer skills are required, as well as Internet research abilities.

· Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

· Knowledge of mental health system and supports.

· Must possess a valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record.

Scope:



· Frequent talking and listening.

· Requires lifting and/or carrying and the ability to fold, kneel, stack, stoop and bend which may include direct client intervention.

· Must be available for local travel.

· May require crisis intervention for emergency situations.

· Participation in on call coverage as applicable.

· May be required to report to work during emergencies including inclement weather.


Horizon House offers competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefit package including medical and dental, (9) nine paid holidays and generous paid time off, retirement savings plan, tax sheltered annuity, tuition reimbursement and opportunities for advancement.

To be considered an applicant for this position please complete the pre- employment application by going to www.hhinc.org/careers  

Horizon House is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Veterans/Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.

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