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Welcome to the Human Resources Department

 

At Assistance Plus our mission is to support and care for people at all points in life, together we can make a difference. Our dedicated and hardworking employees help us in achieving this mission. Our organization offers competitive wages and benefits.  Assistance Plus is an equal opportunity employer (EOE).

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 Full Time Positions

Behavioral Health

Children’s Targeted Case Manager (TCM)

Assistance Plus is currently seeking a full-time children’s targeted case manager in Franklin, Somerset and Androscoggin counties.  We offer competitive wages, benefits and the chance to work with a multi-site behavioral health organization.  As a member of our team, you will be required to:

• Develop and implement an individualized service plan according to the consumers needs

• Inform the child and family of their rights and assist them in the protection of their rights, benefits and entitlements

• Determine level of care using department of Health and Human Services-children’s Behavioral Health services designated screening and assessment tools and family and team input

• Assist the family in resolving emergencies and reduce the likelihood of recurrence of emergencies by mobilizing formal and informal supports.

• Complete all opening paperwork of assigned cases in accordance with agency policy and procedure

• Coordination, development and ongoing review of Individual Support Plans with the Child and Family team that are strengths-based, needs driven, and focused on outcomes

• Support children and their families who may be experiencing transitions to/from various settings such as: schools, hospitals, foster care, child Development Services, juvenile justice/correction facilities, group homes, homeless shelters and residential care/treatment facilities

• Work closely with a variety of professionals at state and local levels

• Accrue a minimum of 25 billable hours per week when employed as a full-time employee

• Have excellent oral and written communication skills while possessing excellent organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple tasks

• Possess ability to be flexible and perform calmly and thoughtfully under stressful conditions

Job Requirements

• Minimum education of a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four year institution of higher learning with a specialization in psychology, mental health and human services, behavioral health, behavioral sciences, social work, human development, special education, counseling, rehabilitation, sociology, nursing or closely related field, bachelor’s degree from an accredited four year institution of higher learning in an unrelated field and at least one year of full-time equivalent relevant human services experience, OR o have been employed on 8/1/2009 as a case manager providing services under the former subsections of Section 13. A person so employed will be considered qualified for the purposes of this section

• Have 3 – 5 years relevant life experience working with people with mental illness

• Valid driver’s license, reliable transportation and 100K/300K automobile liability insurance

• Have the discipline to work in a flexible working environment.

• Maintains strong boundaries and a high level of professionalism

• Be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel

Adult Case Manager

Assistance Plus is currently seeking a full-time adult case manager in Franklin county. We offer competitive wages, benefits and the chance to work with a multi-site, behavioral health organization. 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 during the open and annually, LOCUS, CRISIS plans and all other required paperwork

• Assist the consumer with developing coping skills that will help eliminate daily barriers and support the consumer with accessing resources (housing, medical, financial, transportation, vocational, etc)

• Provide financial mentoring to consumers 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

• Have a minimum of a GED or high school diploma.

• Certified as a Mental Health Rehabilitation Technician- Community (MHRT/C) or a MHRT/CP

• Have the discipline to work in a flexible working environment.

• Experience in the field is preferred but not required

• Valid driver’s license, reliable transportation and 100K/300K automobile liability insurance

• Maintains strong boundaries and a high level of professionalism

• Ability to think independently and make decisions

 

Daily Living Support Specialist (DLSS) Supervisor

Assistance Plus is currently seeking a full-time Daily Living Support Specialist (DLSS) Supervisor in Kennebec, Somerset and Waldo counties. We offer competitive wages, benefits and the chance to work with a multi-site, behavioral health organization. As a member of our team, you will be required to:

• Develop and implement an individualized service plan according to the consumers needs

• Provide direction and supervision for daily living support specialists in the homes/communities working with consumers on his/her caseload.

• Assist the consumer with developing coping skills that will help eliminate daily barriers and support the consumer with accessing resources (housing, medical, financial, transportation, vocational, etc)

• 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

• Have a minimum of a GED or high school diploma.

• Certified as a Mental Health Rehabilitation Technician- Community (MHRT/C) or a MHRT/CP

• Have the discipline to work in a flexible working environment.

• At least three years of case management experience or in a related field

• Valid driver’s license, reliable transportation and 100K/300K automobile liability insurance

• Maintains strong boundaries and a high level of professionalism

Long Term Care

Pediatric In-Home Program Manager

Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years experience desirable working with high-level pediatrics supervisory/management experience preferred
    BS to MS in Nursing required
  • strong assessment and communication skills
  • able to provide oversight and direction to PSS, CNA, LPN and RN staff

Forward inquiries to Jillian Jolicoeur, COO at jjolicoeur@assistanceplus.com

Part Time Positions

Daily Living Support Specialists

Currently we have multiple openings in the following towns:  Auburn, Augusta, Athens, Bath, Brunswick, Fairfield, Jay, Livermore Falls, Lewiston, Readfield, Skowhegan, Waterville  to assist adult with behavioral health diagnoses for in-home and community support. A high school diploma/GED is required for this position.  MHRT-1 or MHRT/C credentials are required for this position.  If you currently do not have this certification, the Agency will provide the required trainings for uncertified employees.

If a caring and supportive environment appeals to you, apply today!  “These part time positions are a wonderful opportunity for anyone to supplement their income.”

Licensed Clinicians

Contract positions currently available in our Children’s Behavioral Health Program for Androscoggin, Knox, Franklin, Kennebec, Somerset and Oxford counties.  Must hold full or conditional  license as an LCSW, LCPC. Licensed clinicians will develop service plans to meet the specific needs of children with acute behaviors requiring immediate intervention. He/She  is responsible for providing direction and supervision to their BHP staff as directed on the 90 day treatment plans.

Behavioral Health Professionals-Section 65

Current positions are located in Androscoggin, Knox, Franklin, Kennebec, Somerset and Oxford counties to provide in-home and community support to children with diagnoses of Autism or PDD. BHP’s must have hold a Bachelor’s degree.  Experience desirable. The Agency will provide the required, BHP training.

Long-Term Care

Personal Support Specialists

Current openings in the areas of Pittsfield, Bingham, Madison, Norridgewock, Palmyra, Farmington, Hartland, Wilton, Temple, Chesterville, Jay, Strong, Burnham, Skowhegan, Newport, Augusta, Gardiner, Winthrop, Manchester, Berwick, Saco, Biddeford, Wells, York, Sidney, Oakland, Winslow, Litchfield, Vassalboro, Unity, Freedom, Belfast, Belmont, Waldoboro, Newcastle, Rockland, Searsmont, China, Fairfield, Clinton, Belgrade, Swanville, Stockton Springs, Mount Vernon and Weeks Mills.

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