Company: InVision Human Services
Posted on: October 12, 2018
Requisition Number 18-0042 Post Date 9/11/2018 Title Clinical Specialist Work Hours 9am-5pm City Reading State PA Description InVision Human Services is a non-profit organization focused in providing specialized direct support to individuals with challenging physical, intellectual, and mental disabilities. We utilize a restraint-free, person centered approach to help each of our clients achieve their goals. InVision HS is currently seeking a Clinical Specialist for our Residential Living Program to support our continued growth in Eastern Pennsylvania. A Master's degree is required for this position.
--- Ensures people are supported in a manner which honors the company's mission and philosophy through developing the customized support plan (CSP) and training the direct support professionals in its use.
--- Provides ongoing clinical consultation, training, coaching, and guidance to direct support professionals of the residential program. Ensures all team members are working towards the person's vision of a meaningful and everyday life.
--- Provides training to staff in implementation of the Customized Support Plan, fade requirements, Individualized Support Plan, positive approaches and risk management plan, dietary needs, and medical plans.
--- Carries out all planning, development, prevention and intervention strategies using a restraint free and least restrictive methodology
--- Works collaboratively and openly as part of an interdisciplinary team with Program Supervisors to ensure the implementation of best practices and person directed services.
--- Oversees service provision of the individual supported.
--- Provides 24 hour on-call clinical consultation to direct support professionals and program supervisors during designated periods.
Requirements --- A Master's degree or above in human services or related field from an accredited college or university and two (2) years' experience working directly with persons with intellectual/developmental disabilities in the areas of developing and/or implementing support plans.
--- Experience working with people with dual diagnosis is strongly preferred.
--- Must embrace the philosophies of positive, person centered and person directed approaches as well as believing the right of all people to have full and meaningful lives.
--- Exceptional communication skills both written and oral.
--- Ability to work independently; yet collaborate with clinical team members
--- Ability to effectively present information, write reports and respond to questions from clients, families and staff.
--- Must possess excellent decision making, time management, and conflict resolution skills.
--- Must have a valid driver's license and access to a vehicle
--- Extensive travel to all locations is required. (Mileage reimbursement provided.)
--- Up to 30% of hours will be non-traditional (i.e., evenings/weekends/early mornings)
--- Must successfully complete pre-employment physical, drug screen, tb test, criminal history, and FBI fingerprinting.
InVision Human Services is on the cutting edge of the Human Services industry. We offer competitive wage rates, full medical, vision, & dental coverage, life insurance, 401k, and excellent paid time off.
InVision Human Services is committed to providing equal opportunity in employment for all persons, and prohibits discrimination in employment because of race, sex, age, national origin, religion, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, or any other basis that is prohibited by federal, state, or local laws. We do not discriminate against individuals with physical or mental disabilities, disabled veterans, or veterans of the Vietnam era, and will provide equal employment opportunity for such individuals. Apply On line Send This Job to a Friend Copyright -- Ultimate Software
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