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At Assistance Plus our mission is to be the agency of choice in the state of Maine. Our dedicated and hardworking employees help us in achieving this mission. Assistance Plus is an equal opportunity employer (EOE).

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 Behavioral Mental Health

 

 Full-Time Positions- Adult Case Manager

 

Assistance Plus is currently seeking a full-time adult case manager to work in the Waterville and surrounding areas. We offer competitive wages and benefits and the chance to work with a multi-site mental health provider who’s been serving our communities for more than 20 years. As a member of our team you will be required to:

• Develop and implement an individualized service plan according to the consumers needs • Complete thorough and timely assessments; such as, a Mental Health Assessment, LOCUS, CRISIS plans and all other required paperwork • Assist the consumer with developing coping skills that will help eliminate daily barriers • Assist and support the consumer with accessing resources (housing, medical, financial, transportation, vocational, etc) • Provide financial mentoring to consumers • Assist and support the consumers to become empowered in making healthy decisions • Advocate for consumer rights • Coordinate and monitor consumer services • Maintain a caseload as assigned by supervisor and meet productivity expectations • Work effectively with all members involved in consumer care to include but not limited to; our Clinical director, Program manager and Team leader

Job Requirements • Certified as a Mental Health Rehabilitation Technician- Community (MHRT/C) or a MHRT/CP and independently obtains the required classes. • Must have a valid drivers license • Experience in the field is preferred but not required • Reliable transportation • Maintains strong boundaries and a high level of professionalism • Attendance and participation at monthly supervision and trainings. • Ability to think independently and make decisions • Compliance with agency, state and federal guidelines • Working conditions: office, community and consumer residences • 100K/300K automobile liability insurance

Assistance Plus offers flexible, competitive compensation and benefits: • Health, dental, vision and life insurance • 6 paid Holidays • Earned Benefit Time for vacation and sick days • Competitive pay based on experience • Mileage reimbursement

 

Full-Time Positions- Section 28 Supervisor (HS2)

 

Assistance Plus is currently seeking one full-time and one part-time Section 28 Supervisor covering a large geographical area in Maine. We offer competitive wages and benefits and the chance to work with a multi-site mental health provider who’s been serving our communities for more than 20 years. As a member of our team you will be required to:

• Complete thorough and timely assessments; such as, a Mental Health Assessment, Crisis plans and all other required paperwork • Work effectively with all members involved in client care • Advocate and work in a capacity which will ensure client and/or program needs are met at all times, this includes evening hours • Oversee programs involving direct treatment, develop and monitor individual treatment plans, and ensure that in home support services are being implemented according to budget approval • Provide supervision of Mental Health (MH) Employees’ program implementation, including on-site supervision of MH employees to ensure that clients receive appropriate, quality care, which meets established standards • Ensure all required paperwork is completed in an accurate and timely manner •  Attend all Assistance Plus meetings, trainings, and seminars which ensure current practice and theory are being delivered to all clients on caseload • Adhere to all State of Maine regulations, policies and contract parameters.

Job Requirements • Masters or Bachelors in a human services related field, with two years related experience with children with disabilities • Licensed Social Workers are encouraged to apply •   Any licensure must be current and meet State of Maine mandates •  Have a knowledge of psychotropic medications •  Knowledge or ability to participate and practice a philosophy to care as set forth by the agencies Clinical Director • Have the ability to work in a team environment and coordinate services with other treatment providers •  Have the ability to supervise direct care staff to ensure client needs as related to hours are being filled and a standard of care set forth by the agency, are being met • Conduct interviews in a professional manner seeking direct care employees to carry out the plan of care developed by the HS2 and/or plan managers •  Have some knowledge/experience in following through with progressive disciplinary action protocol to ensure that in home support worker/HS1 continues to maintain professional treatment with client • Participate and implement ABA philosophy of care with clients served • Participate and schedule 1:1 supervision with a clinician as set for in Maine care regulations • On- call responsibilities are a must with phone provided by agency.  On-call hours are required between 6:30 am to 8:30pm; 7 days a week with the exception of vacation days requested and approved by the Program Manager  •  Have a valid Maine driver’s license, reliable transportation and proof of automobile insurance at 100 / 300K  level.

Assistance Plus offers flexible, competitive compensation and benefits: • Health, dental, vision and life insurance • 6 paid Holidays • Earned Benefit Time for vacation and sick days • Competitive pay based on experience • Mileage reimbursement

 

Per-Diem Positions

Behavioral Mental Health

 

Mental Heath Support Staff

 

Current positions available in :  Waterville, China, Vassalboro, Belfast, Lewiston, Auburn, Richmond, Augusta, Readfield, Winthrop, Brunswick, Wiscasset, Waldoboro, Camden, Rockland, Skowhegan, Clinton, Freeport, Edgecomb, Pittsfield, Palmyra, Farmington and Dixfield to assist adult with mental health diagnoses with  in-home and community support. A high school diploma/GED is required for this position.  MHRT-1 or MHRT/C preferred, however the Agency will provide the required trainings for uncertified employees.

If a caring and supportive environment appeals to you, apply today!

“These per-diem positions are a wonderful opportunity for anyone to supplement their income.”

 

Licensed Clinicians

 

Current openings in our Children’s Behavioral Health Program for the areas of Newport, Penobscot and Lewiston.  Must hold full or conditional  licensure as an LCSW, LCPC. Clinicians will develop service plans which will meet the specific needs of children. He/She  will work collaboratively with family and the Behavioral Health Professionals to supervise the implementation of this plan.

 

Behavioral Health Professionals-Section 65

 

Current positions are located in areas of Penobscot, Newport, Skowhegan and Lewiston to provide in-home and community support to children in who have diagnoses of Autism or PDD. BHP’s must have hold a Bachelor’s degree.  Experience preferred. The Agency will provide the required trainings and the BHP course.

Behavioral Health Professionals-Section 28

 

Current Positions available in the areas of Albion, Auburn, Benton, Bowdoinham, Damariscotta, Fairfield, Farmingdale, Freedom, Lamoine, Palermo, Rumford and Waterville, Turner and  to provide in-home and community support to children with cognitive disabilities. A high school diploma or GED is required. Experience preferred, however the Agency will provide the required trainings and he BHP course.

 

Long-Term Care

 

Registered Nurse

Somerset/Kennebec Counties

To provide home health nursing visits and assessments.. Must have 1 year of Med/Surg. experience and valid Maine Nursing and Driver’s licenses, computer proficiency and current CPR/1st aid certification.

Part-time 

Waldo County

To provide home health nursing visits and assessments.. Must have 1 year of Med/Surg. experience and valid Maine Nursing and Driver’s licenses, computer proficiency and current CPR/1st aid certification.

If a caring and supportive environment appeals to you, apply today!

Personal Support Specialists

Current openings in the areas of Oakland, Madison, Bangor, Skowhegan, Mercer, Augusta, Chelsea, Gardiner, Canaan, China, Belgrade, Wilton, Bingham, Somerville, Wiscasset, Hallowell, Litchfield, Rockland, Pittsfield, Waterville, Newport,Hartland, Bath, Brunswick, Rockland, Hudson, Sanford, Bath, Winthrop, Brewer, Old Town, Guilford and Belfast.

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