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Residential Counselor (Part-Time)

Company: Monte Nido & Affiliates, LLC
Location: West Linn
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Recovery is Possible!:
Monte Nido & Affiliates has been a national leader in delivering proven treatment for eating disorders for over two decades. -Our approach offers a model of treatment that blends the personalized and medically sophisticated care for which we are known, with the latest research and strategies for those suffering from eating disorders. -Our treatment setting is intimate with a high staff-to-client ratio, and an emphasis on individual therapy and highly individualized treatment. - -In a recent survey, over 84% of our employees were "satisfied" or "very satisfied" working at Monte Nido & Affiliates! -We now seek a -Mental Health Technician -or -Behavioral Health Technician -to join us as Part -Time Recovery Coach and Counselor at -Clementine West Linn -in -West Linn, Oregon. -Clementine West Linn is a residential treatment for adolescents of all genders seeking help to overcome Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, Binge Eating Disorder or Exercise Addiction. Clementine West Linn, similar to our other Clementine programs, provides the highest level of medical and psychiatric care outside of a hospital within the comfort of a home. Treatment is integrated with personalized clinical and nutritional care and comprehensive academic and family support. - -Our treatment settings have a high staff to client ratio, and an emphasis on individual therapy and highly individualized treatment. Our -Recovery Coaches -engage with our clients and ensure their medical needs are being met with the highest level of client service. This position will work night, and weekend shifts. Job responsibilities may vary but will primarily include the following: monitoring clients emotional well being (including eating disordered behaviors) during the shift, and intervening with recovery-focused directives when appropriate; food set-up/prep, and supervising of client meals and snacks; supervising client walks, activities, and off-site outings in the community; driving clients off-site occasionally required; documentation and charting; maintaining daily room rooster; general office duties; and other tasks as assigned. - -The anticiapted schedule is Days and Evenings

Responsibilities Include::
Tending to the immediate needs of clientsEngaging in appropriate interventions to best support clientsFacilitating meal support and completing food prepCompleting appropriate documentationConducting client walks and other activitiesMonitoring the well-being of clients.Occasionally driving clients off-siteProviding safe, affirming and empathetic support across multiple client populations

At least 2 years post-high school education; Bachelor's in Psychology preferred.At least one year of experience in a mental or behavioral health setting is highly desired (and required in some states).Valid state-issued Driver's License with safe driving history.We require good communication and client relations skills; neat appearance; service orientation; flexibility; and the ability to work as a member of a team. This position is an excellent opportunity if you are interested in developing a career as a therapist and/or in the behavioral health field. - - - -All employees at Monte Nido & Affiliates are eligible for participation in our 401(k) and earn paid time off. -OR state regulations require healthcare workers -to be vaccinated. - In compliance with the state of OR regulations, all Monte Nido & Affiliate employees are required to provide documentation of full COVID-19 vaccination or provide a completed Medical -or Religious -Exemption Form prior to start date. -Employees who are not vaccinated are required to provide negative Covid-19 test results on a weekly basis. - -Mental health technician, behavioral health technician, MHT, BHT, patient tech, patient technician

Keywords: Monte Nido & Affiliates, LLC, Portland , Residential Counselor (Part-Time), Other , West Linn, Oregon

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