Thursday, April 17, 2014

VOLUNTEERS WANTED




The DeKalb Community Service Board (DeKalb CSB) is looking for talented volunteers to add to our Integrative Health Program team. The program partners with the Oakhurst Medical Center to integrate primary care and treat the chronic primary care conditions of patients at DeKalb CSB’s Winn Way Mental Health Center. This position is ideal for candidates with good communication skills. This position requires you to work well with others. Duties may include making phone calls, filing, copying and general administrative tasks. We strongly encourage all potential and interested applicants to direct inquiries to Gerald “Lee” Griffin at 404-508-7700 x6226 or geraldg@dekcsb.org

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

CSB-McIntosh Trail


Tell a friend about this job...SS: Client Support Worker (EL): Peer Specialist (70958)
Requisition Number: 373-70958al
County of Vacancy: Spalding
Functional Area: Social Services/Counseling
Recruitment Period: 4/4/2014 - 4/18/2014
Number of Openings: 1
Shift: Varies
Screening TypeResume Review


Annual Salary Minimum: N/A
Annual Salary Maximum: N/A 
Duties & Responsibilities: Advocate on behalf of individuals served by the ACT Team, serve as a mentor to individuals receiving services, act as an interpreter to assist non-mental health consumer team members better understand and relate to individuals living with a mental illness, assist individuals being served by the ACT Team to combat stigma and discrimination associated with mental illness, provide ongoing assessment, problem solving, skills training and support to enhance daily living skills, accurately complete documentation/notes as required by agency policy. Maintain certification and complete continuing education requirements. Must have a valid drivers license. Computer skills are required.
Minimum Training & Experience: Any combination of training and experience, which would have enabled the applicant to acquire the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities Note: Some positions may require a valid driver's license
Agency Specific Qualifications and/or Preferred Qualifications: Must be certified as a Certified Peer Specialist by the State of Georgia. WHAM and/or CPRP certifications are a plus.
Additional Information: **MCINTOSH TRAIL CSB IS A TOBACCO FREE AGENCY**

TB Testing, drug testing and a fingerprint based background check of the Georgia and Federal Criminal History Record Databases will be required upon appointment.

In order to be considered, you must submit a State of Georgia Application to:

McIntosh Trail CSB
ACT Team
109 N. 10th Street
Griffin, GA 30223

You may fax your application to 678-603-1918.

A State of Georgia application can be downloaded at www.careers.ga.gov by clicking on the State Application link on the bottom left portion of the website.

Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information on application status by phone or e-mail. All qualified applicants will be considered, but may not necessarily receive an interview. Selected applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for next steps in the selection process. Applicants who are not selected will not receive notification.

This position is subject to close at any time once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.
For more information about this job contact:*
   678-603-1832
   cscott@mctrail.org

Friday, April 04, 2014

Northside Psychological Services






Northside Psychological Services, a group practice based in Alpharetta, GA dedicated to the superior treatment of individuals and families within the Metro-Atlanta Community, is seeking a part-time Certified Peer Specialist. The applicant must possess excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to work under pressure, and reliable transportation. Salary for this position is $13.00 per hour. The applicant must be able to work a flexible schedule.  Please send a resume and letter of interest to resumes@npsga.com with the subject line “Certified Peer Specialist".