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“Amy” is an amazing young lady who came to HCRS in 2007; she had been placed in residential school due to her uncontrolled behavior issues and inconsistent home life and had a State appointed legal guardian. With the help of HCRS, Amy was placed in more stable home environment with a family that she had already established a relationship with during emergency respite care. With natural supports and the supports from HCRS; Amy has been able to establish a safe and more consistent relationship between herself and her biological family; she has been able to maintain gainful employment; and just last year was legally appointed to be her own guardian. Amy started working part-time at a grocery store and a department store. In 2010, Amy successfully completed a 3 month internship as a front desk clerk. This internship opportunity really helped build Amy’s vocational skills and professional self esteem. Since this internship, Amy has flourished at work and socially.

Admission and Discharge Specialist - Alternatives

Job Code 2711
Date Posted December 12, 2018
Program Admission and Discharge Specialist - Alternatives
Hours / Week 37.5
Description

This full-time position (37.50 hour) will work closely with the Program Coordinator to manage the admission and discharge process for residents and supervise per diem staff as part of the dynamic team at Alternatives, a short term hospital diversion and crisis bed program in Springfield VT that supports adults experiencing mental health crises or ongoing mental health challenges.

Required Skills The successful candidate will possess at least two years of experience providing services to adults with significant mental health issues and will promote the guiding values of the program. Residential experience and an understanding of human nature and recovery-oriented services is essential. Experience in mental health/DS services is beneficial; will consider other relevant experience.
Education A degree in human services or related field is preferred
Location Springfield, VT
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