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Therapeutic Community Mentor (PT)

Location
Dousman, Wisconsin
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
27 Jul 2022

This is a community-based position. Would you like to make a difference in the life of a youth in your community? We currently serve Washington, Ozaukee, Waukesha, and Dodge counties. The therapeutic mentor is responsible for providing the client with one on one activities in the community that are safe, and fun, and work towards goals developed by the youth and family team. Therapeutic mentors will have past experience providing therapy or clinical services. The purpose of a therapeutic mentor is to mentor and be a role model to youth. They will also be available if a mental health crisis would occur while on a community outing or if the client requires a skilled clinician to accompany them within the community. Meetings are typically once a week for 1-3 hours depending on the needs of the client. New Hire Orientation will be held at our Dousman campus, but the weekly activities will be within the community.


JOB SUMMARY

Responsible for supervision of the assigned client. To build positive relationships with clients. To be a good role model for clients. To help the client reach their goals and support them in their mental health recovery.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES

  1. Model Behavior (act as a Role Model).
  2. Provide therapeutic interventions while doing activities in the community
  3. Meet with Client on a weekly basis
  4. Provide Client a safe, therapeutic environment
  5. Build trust through commitment and consistency.
  6. Encourage the child to use his/her full potential.
  7. Maintain open communication with Client families and County Case Managers.
  8. Attend training offered by Lad Lake Inc.
  9. Attend Plan of Care meetings when necessary.
  10. Report any criminal activity, abuse, or other unusual happenings to your immediate supervisor.
  11. Enter case notes for each contact with the Client

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be 21 years of age or older.
  • Must have a Master s degree in social work, psychology, community mental health, or a related field. License preferred.
  • Experience in clinical mental health services.
  • Must have a valid driver s license.
  • Must show proof of 100,000/300,000 Bodily Injury Auto Liability Insurance and 100,000 Property Damage Auto Liability Insurance.
  • Must have good communication skills.

BENEFITS

  • Community-based position
  • $27 - $37 an hour, based on education and licensure.
  • 401k plan
  • Casual dress
  • Company-paid training
  • Ongoing paid training
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Federal Student Loan Forgiveness Employer


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Details

  • Job Reference: 669001727-2
  • Date Posted: 27 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Lad Lake Inc
  • Location: Dousman, Wisconsin
  • Salary: On Application
  • Job Type: Permanent