Kamehameha Schools is hiring for a Behavioral Health Specialist to support our KS Preschool haumana (students) statewide! Strong applicants would have experience in early childhood working with preschool aged keiki, and trained in providing play therapy. KS is willing to consider applicants residing on any island and will require individuals to have a flexible schedule and the ability to travel to support our preschool keiki and their 'ohana statewide.
Note: Work schedule is typically Monday – Friday and may occasionally include weekend or evening hours.
Provides behavioral health services to students individually and in groups. Provides crisis intervention services following established protocols. Responsible for supporting overall well-being of student. Participates on Student Success Team with responsibility for coordinating development and implementation of student support plans for students identified as needing targeted or intensive supports. Responsible for communicating with families, including home visits, and helping coordinate receipt of off-campus extended professional services with supports at school. Teaches classes to students and is a resource to employees on behavioral health related topics.
Note: Housing is a condition of employment for those Behavioral Health Specialist assigned to support the campus student residential community.
Diagnosis and Treatment
Communication and Support
In addition to the Essential Responsibilities listed above, Behavioral Health Specialists assigned to the campus student residential community are also responsible for/to:
Minimum Qualifications - An equivalent combination of education and experience may substitute for the requirements listed.
Physical and Mental Requirements
Working Conditions (including Environmental Conditions)
Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by incumbents assigned to this job. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all the responsibilities, duties and skills required. The incumbent may be expected to perform other duties as assigned.
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We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
Master's Degree (Required)
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