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Psychosocial Program Coordinator 

Description

The Psychosocial Program Coordiantor manages psych-social program activities, exploring and creating funding opportunities, and promoting strong relationships in the community with mental health providers.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Develops the curriculum, defining criteria to determine client eligibility, work collaboratively with treatment team, and handles logistics to ensure smooth delivery.
  • Coordinates/Organizes schedules of activities of Psychosocial programming, including but not limited to treatment planning, therapeutic groups, team meetings, documentation of services and implementing evidence-based services.
  • Leads staff to deliver group services to meet the needs of the clients, guiding and mentoring to ensure adjustments are made in response to client needs/dynamics.
  • Provides training to staff to ensure solid understanding of expectations, assess ability of staff’s capacity to perform/deliver services, check progress, and take necessary action.
  • Contributes to the expansion and advancement of the program, promoting program services and offerings in the community, speaking to community groups and referral agencies, partnering with Communications in developing brochures, seeking out other referral sources (e.g., nursing home facilities, homeless team, community agencies, etc.), responding to inquiries, etc.
  • Helps produce grant submissions to generate additional funding by partnering with the Director of Development, helping identify potential grant opportunities, gathering and submitting information to be included in the grant application, aiding in the development of a budget, providing content, etc.
  • Manages recreational and art supplies including ordering of additional supplies as needed
 
Position Requirements

Job Requirements:

  • Master’s degree and licensed in the State of Kansas as a Qualified Mental Health Provider (QMPH).
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience running adult groups, with specific experience managing and running therapeutic and social skills groups preferred.  Practicum and/or field experience may be considered.
  • Able to work in an environment serving persons diagnosed with a mental illness.
  • Must have excellent communication skills and the ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing.
  • Be able to work independently, with minimal direct supervision.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively facilitate group interactions/discussions, foster participants to engage, and manage team dynamics.
  • Excellent organizational skills a must.
  • Able to be flexible and adapt to different group dynamics, client needs, and treatment modalities.
  • Solution-focused and ability to identify innovative and creative approaches to meet the clients’ needs.
  • Strong technology skills, specifically proficient in Microsoft Office Word and Excel.
  • Ability to establish and cultivate effective working relationships with all Organization staff and community agencies.
  • Exhibit leadership characteristics, willingness to provide direction for program development, training, and able to motivate staff to deliver high quality services.
  • Ability to recognize and be sensitive to cultural and ethnic differences.
  • Awareness and ability to apply recreational and other modes of treatment as a healing tool and a need in social services fields.
  • General knowledge of grant development and/or willingness to learn and understand basic concepts.
  • Willingness to travel to other facilities and/or community sites.
 
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Hours Monday - Friday, 7:00 am to 3:30 pm  
Division RSI  
About the Organization Wyandot Behavioral Health Network (Wyandot BHN) is a family of organizations serving the behavioral health needs of Wyandotte County, Kansas, and beyond.

Our network of organizations provides resources for adults, children and families in need of behavioral health services; individuals experiencing homelessness; assistance with housing, employment, and other needs.

Wyandot BHN organizations include:

• Kim Wilson Housing, Inc. - Supportive housing program
• RSI - 24/7 Crisis Center
• PACES - Children & adolescents behavioral health care center
• Wyandot Center - Adult behavioral health care center  
EOE Statement Wyandot Behavioral Health Network's family of organizations: Kim Wilson Housing, PACES, RSI and Wyandot Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

It is the policy of Wyandot Behavioral Health Network to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender (to include orientation, identity or expression), disability, handicap, age, or any other basis prohibited by law. Any act of retaliation or discrimination against any person who has filed a complaint or assisted or participated in any investigation involving a complaint is prohibited.
 

This position is currently not accepting applications.

To search for an open position, please go to http://WyandotInc.appone.com



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