PASRR Community Support Specialist

Job Description

Join a team of dedicated service providers who seek to promote the accessibility of services that improve quality of life and support self-determination for persons with mental and developmental disorders. Texoma Community Center (TCC) is one of 39 Texas Community Centers, which are governmental entities as defined by Title 7 of the Texas Health and Safety Code.

This position is responsible for providing services to individuals with Developmental Disabilities and/or Dual Diagnosis as assigned in accordance with all applicable local, state, and federal rules, standards, and guidelines. PASRR Community Support specialist will provide assistance to individuals living in the Nursing Facility by means of scheduled activities (i.e. Independent Living Skills training, Transportation to and from Dayhab, Employment Opportunities) in order for individuals to achieve and/or maintain independence in accordance with the philosophy, goals and objectives of Texoma Community Center. All services are provided within a trauma informed model of care. Operates under trauma-informed and recovery-oriented models of care which align with CCBHC standards. Starting wage: $11.00/Hour

Education and/or Experience:
• High School Diploma or GED equivalent
• Knowledge and implementation of trauma informed care protocols preferred, if not trained, required within first 30 days of hire
• Previous experience in direct care position working with individuals with mental disabilities is desirable

TCC strives to offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package that includes:
Health Insurance
Dental Insurance
Vision Insurance
Employer paid Life Insurance & Short Term Disability
Colonial Voluntary Plans
Wellness Credit
Designated Paid Holidays
Generous Paid Time Off (PTO) that begins accruing day one.
Extended Illness Leave
Retirement Plan
Payroll Direct Deposit

Type: Part-time
Expires: 06/20/2020

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Texoma Community Center

From crisis intervention to early childhood development assessments, Texoma Community Center in Cooke, Fannin, and Grayson counties offers a wide array of mental health services for adults, adolescents, and children. Thank you for your interest in Texoma Community Center.

All potential applicants must pass reference and background checks and a drug screen

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