MHRT-1 ***$500 sign-on bonus!***

Description:
We at PSL Services/STRIVE are committed to being part of the community and assisting people with emotional and intellectual disabilities to live with dignity and respect as active members of our community.

PSL Services offers two residential supported living programs for individuals experiencing a diagnosed chronic major mental illness and who have had a significant history of associated hospitalizations. The overarching goal of our MH programs is to provide the appropriate level, the appropriate frequency, and the specific types of goal - centered supports necessary to assist these individuals to:

  • Achieve and maintain success living in the community
  • Stabilize and improve overall emotional, mental and physical health while working to remain free from recurring hospitalizations
  • Feel good about themselves and their place in the world
  • Maintain safe, affordable, supportive housing with caring staff to assure that basic daily needs are met

We are currently hiring Part-Time MHRT-1 to work with our clients to support them in both their residence and in the community. Weekend shifts are included. MHRT's are responsible for maintaining a safe and supportive environment for our consumers.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Provide support to clients in home and community settings
  • Participate in community activities with clients
  • Ensure safe and healthy living environment for clients through assisting with household chores, meal prep and planning and personal hygiene
  • Participate in the development of person centered plans and action plans for each client
  • Build relationships with clients and provide crisis support when necessary
  • Position includes weekend shifts.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Driver’s License, reliable vehicle and clean driving record
  • Education in a related field or MHRT-I certification preferred, paid training and certification available if you are the right fit for our agency!
  • Experience supporting individuals with intellectual disabilities, or mental health diagnoses preferred but not required

Benefits
As a valued team member you will enjoy:

  • Generous benefit package including health insurance, free dental and life insurance, flexible spending account, paid holidays, sick and vacation time and employee discounts
  • Excellent training curriculum
  • Employee wellness program
  • Opportunity to advance to team leader or program coordinator
  • MHRT-1, CRMA, CPR and first aid classes where we pay for the training and you get paid to learn
  • Extremely supportive environment where management is committed to your success

PSL Services/STRIVE is an equal opportunity employer and provider and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, ancestry or national origin, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local law in admission to, access to, treatment in, or employment in its program and activities.

Type: 
Part Time
Location: 
Portland