|Title:||Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Outreach Worker|
|Location:||San Angelo, Texas
The goal for the Mental Health First Aid Outreach Worker is to increase awareness of MHFA training, increase the number of MHFA training sessions available and increase the number of overall trainings completed. It is the responsibility of the Outreach Worker to ensure that all requirements listed in the HHSC Mental Health First Aid Contract are met. Develop and coordinate a regional plan for delivering and funding Youth MHFA training for school districts. Work under general supervision of the Mental Health First Aid Coordinator. This position will work closely with the MHFA Coordinator to fulfill duties and contract requirements.
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in a field relevant to the assignment. Experience in a field relating to the agency program. Experience in public speaking and presentations preferred
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record. Certification as an instructor in Youth and Adult MHFA (to be completed after start of employment if do not already possess). Complete specialty MHFA Module training.
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Experience in a field relating to the agency program. Experience in public speaking and presentations preferred
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED: MHMR Services for the Concho Valley incorporates principles of trauma-informed care, which includes cultural sensitivity, in all areas of service delivery. Knowledge of community resources; of case management principles and of program policies and procedures. Ability to assess client needs, coordinate client services and monitor program effectiveness. Knowledge of mental illness and of rehabilitation and psychotherapeutic methods. Ability to proficiently utilize computer programs, e.g. Microsoft Word and Excel. Ability to handle potentially aggressive behavior in a positive manner. Bi-lingual preferred.
|Hours:||Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Work hours may occasionally vary)|
|Benefits:||Center pays 100% of employee's health, dental and life insurance. Center contributions to retirement plan. Paid vacation, holidays, sick and employee choice days.|
|Address:||1501 W. Beauregard
San Angelo, Texas, 76901
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