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Position SCHOOL-BASED CLINICIAN
Summary PBMHR has an immediate opening for a School-Based Clinician to work with schools in Forrest County. Work hours will follow the school schedule. Previous experience working in school setting preferred.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE INTERNSHIP REQUIRED.
  • Independent work ability.
  • Masters degree in behavioral health required, licensure eligibility required.
Responsibilities
  • Assists the youth in establishing realistic therapeutic goals appropriate to the problems presented.
  • Demonstrates the ability to conduct a mental status exam when necessary.
  • Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the consumer served.
  • Provides clinical therapy support services and emergency services to consumers and their families.
  • Provides community education services as needed.
  • Provides the care needed as required by DMH and PBMHR standards.
  • Provides written record of youth’s progress through the therapeutic process.

Position ELDERLY SPECIALIST
Summary PBMHR has an immediate opening for an Elderly Specialist to work with day treatment program in Hattiesburg, MS. Position requires a MS Class C CDL within 60 days of hire.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • Bachelors degree in behavioral healthcare required.
  • Behavioral healthcare experience preferred.
  • Must be able to obtain MS CDL.
Responsibilities
  • To provide support to the Elderly program by providing assistance to adult consumers and other personnel involved in the operation of psychosocial rehabilitation program for SMI consumers with psychiatric, major medical, and or cognitive difficulties.

Position LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE-GROUP HOME
Summary Haven House in Columbia, MS has an opening for a full-time LPN. Position will cover 12 hour day shifts. Will work with clients with SMI diagnosis in community housing.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • Behavioral healthcare experience preferred.
  • Efficient use of time management and energy by keeping thoughts free of obstruction in an effort to diffuse issues and needs of consumers.
  • Independent work ability.
  • Mississippi LPN Licensure eligible
  • Must have graduated from an accredited LPN program
Responsibilities
  • Observes medication compliance of residents.
  • Provides educational classes to residents of the group home.
  • The LPN is responsible to the clients for rendering nursing care in assigned area in terms of individualized client needs according to dependent and independent nursing functions and conformance with recognized nursing techniques, procedures, and established standards based on the scope of practical nursing, under the direction/delegation of the County Administrator.

Position FAMILY PSYCHIATRIC MENTAL HEALTH NURSE PRACTITIONER
Summary Familly Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner needed in Hattiesburg, MS; will work at other designated sites, primarily via telemed, within the PBMHR service area.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • MUST BE A CERTIFIED FAMILY PSYCHIATRIC MENTAL HEALTH NURSE PRACTITIONER IN THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI
  • THIS POSITION IS ELIGIBLE FOR NHSC LOAN REPAYMENT PROGRAM.
Responsibilities
  • Monitors clients receiving medications.
  • Provides emergency services as needed.
  • Provides follow-up medication evaluations/ monitoring of adults with serious mental illness and child/adolescents with serious emotional disorders.
  • Provides general psychotherapeutic nursing and educational interventions to clientele.

Position CLINICAL ASSISTANT
Summary Full-time and PRN positions available at Clearview Recovery Center in Moselle. Must be able to work nights and weekends. Must be able to obtain MS Class C CDL within 60 days of hire. Previous experience working with chemical dependency population preferred.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
Responsibilities
  • Documents observations on electronic medical records.
  • Provides supervision and structured activities and/or care regimes for residents.
  • Provides transportation to and from facility.

Position DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL
Summary Pine Belt Mental Healthcare Resources has an immediate opening for a full-time Direct Support Professional to work in a day program with adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. Must be able to obtain a Class C MS Commercial Driver's License within 60 days of hire. CNA experience preferred. Position is located in Hattiesburg, MS.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must be able to obtain MS CDL.
  • Valid Mississippi Drivers License
  • Will pass CPR, MANDT, and other required testing.
Responsibilities
  • Act as models for appropriate behavior.
  • May provide transportation to and from facilities and to and from activities in the community.
  • Performs other work-oriented tasks as assigned by supervisor.
  • Responsible for training participants in skills and conduct daily activities, training, and documentation for MR/DD day programs.
  • Will eat lunch on site with participants and take breaks on site.
  • Will remain on site for entire workday, except as authorized by supervisor.

Position ACTIVE TREATMENT TECHNICIAN
Summary WestWay Behavioral Healthcare in Laurel, which is a Crisis Intervention Center, has two (2) openings for Active Treatment Technicians. Full-time positions; Work hours are 11p-7a Experience in crisis services preferred.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • Bachelors degree in behavioral healthcare required.
  • Behavioral healthcare experience preferred.
Responsibilities
  • Accepts emergency/crisis calls. Responds to front-line first responder needs via telephone. Triages calls according to intensity, service needs, critical timing, and assignment of staff.
  • Assists residents in all areas of physical care and hygiene of patients.
  • Documents client behaviors observed during shift and charts into Electronic Medical Records.
  • Participates in activities for clients.
  • Prepares, gives, and participates in instructional training.

Position VAN DRIVER
Summary Part-time position in Purvis with AOP program; Work hours are from 2:30p-7:30p on Monday-Thursday. Must possess a MS CDL Class D or higher or be able to obtain within one (1) week of hire.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • Behavioral healthcare experience preferred.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must be able to obtain MS CDL.
Responsibilities
  • Assists with clients in AOP Program.
  • Transports day treatment clients to and from AOP Program

Position CLINICAL ASSISTANT GROUP HOMES
Summary PBMHR's Haven House Group Home has an opening for a Clinical Assistant. Position is from Saturday at 7pm until Sunday morning at 7am. Must be able to get a Mississippi Class C CDL within 60 days of hire. Previous experience working with the SMI population is preferred. Group Home is located in Columbia, MS.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • Ability to manage daily schedule to complete assigned tasks.
  • Behavioral healthcare experience preferred.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must be able to obtain MS CDL.
  • MUST POSSESS A VALID MISSISSIPPI DRIVERS LICENSE WITH A SATISFACTORY DRIVING RECORD.
  • Will pass CPR, MANDT, and other required testing.
Responsibilities
  • Responsible for daily functioning of the residential facilities. Will provide supervision and structured activities and or care regimes to residents.
  • Responsible for providing transportation to the clients of the group home.

Position CHILD AND ADOLESCENT CRISIS CLINICIAN
Summary Pine Belt Mental Healthcare Resources has an opening for a Children's Clinician to work on the Crisis team. This position is based in Hattiesburg, MS. Work Schedule is M-F, 8a-5p; some on-call responsibilities required.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE INTERNSHIP REQUIRED.
  • Masters degree in behavioral health required, licensure eligibility required.
  • MUST POSSESS A VALID MISSISSIPPI DRIVERS LICENSE WITH A SATISFACTORY DRIVING RECORD.
  • ONE YEAR OF WORK EXPERIENCE PREFERRED.
  • PROFESSIONAL CLINICAL LICENSURE OR CMHT CERTIFICATION REQUIRED.
  • THIS POSITION IS ELIGIBLE FOR NHSC LOAN REPAYMENT PROGRAM.
Responsibilities
  • Assist the youth in establishing realistic therapeutic goals appropriate to the problems presented.
  • Demonstrate the ability to conduct a mental status exam when necessary.
  • Participate in team staffings and function as a member of the interdisciplinary treatment team.
  • Provide clinical therapy services and emergency services to youths and their families.
  • Provide community education services as needed.
  • Provide the care needed as required by DMH and PBMHR standards.
  • Provide written record of youth’s progress through the therapeutic process.

Position CLINICAL SECRETARY-FORREST COUNTY
Summary Full-time position available with the AOP program. This position will work M-Th 10a-7p and F from 8a-5p. Previous clerical experience preferred.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • Clerical technical training preferred.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Knowledge of healthcare preferred.
  • One (1) year clerical experience required
Responsibilities
  • Responsible for performing all clerical duties, including typing, scheduling appointments, greeting clients, processing accounts receivable, answering telephone, and posting charges and payments to ledger cards.

Position CLINICAL SECRETARY-LAMAR COUNTY
Summary Pine Belt Mental Healthcare Resources has an opening for a Clinical Secretary to work at the mental health center in Purvis, MS. M-F, 8a-5p.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • Behavioral healthcare experience preferred.
  • Clerical technical training preferred.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • One (1) year clerical experience required
Responsibilities
  • Responsible for performing all clerical duties, including typing, scheduling appointments, greeting clients, processing accounts receivable, answering telephone, and posting charges and payments to ledger cards.

Position CLINICIAN-WAYNE-ADULT
Summary An Adult Services Clinician is needed for Wayne County. Position based in Waynesboro. M-F; 8am-5pm. Experience working with SMI population preferred.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • Behavioral healthcare experience preferred.
  • BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE INTERNSHIP REQUIRED.
  • Licensure eligibility required.
  • Masters degree in Behavioral Healthcare required.
  • THIS POSITION IS ELIGIBLE FOR NHSC LOAN REPAYMENT PROGRAM.
Responsibilities
  • Demonstrates ability and knowledge of treatment of SMI.
  • Participates in team staffings and functions as a member of the interdisciplinary treatment team.
  • Provides clinical therapy services and emergency services to consumers and their families.
  • Provides community education services as needed.
  • Uses information obtained in clinical observations to suggest diagnosis and estimate severity of condition.

Position CLINICIAN-JONES-AOP-CHILD AND ADOLESCENT
Summary The Achieve Our Potential program in Jones County is looking for a master's level Clinician to work with adolescents 10 - 18 in the psycho-educational day treatment program in Laurel. M-F, 10a-7p.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • Behavioral healthcare experience preferred.
  • BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE INTERNSHIP REQUIRED.
  • Licensure eligibility required.
  • Masters degree in Behavioral Healthcare required.
Responsibilities
  • Assists the youth in establishing specific strategies that are directly related to the youth’s strengths for reaching those goals.
  • Communicates appropriately with outside referrals regarding youth participation and progress in therapy.
  • Provides clinical therapy services and emergency services to consumers and their families.

Position COMMUNITY SUPPORT SPECIALIST-FORREST COUNTY-ADULT SERVICES
Summary Pine Belt Mental Healthcare Resources has an opening for a Community Support Specialist to work with adults who have a Serious Mental Illness in Hattiesburg, MS. M-F, 8a-5p. Experience working with SMI population preferred.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • Bachelors degree in behavioral healthcare required.
  • Behavioral healthcare experience preferred.
  • Excellent communications skills required.
  • Excellent driving record required.
  • Independent work ability.
Responsibilities
  • Assesses clients’ needs, situations, strengths, and support networks to determine their goals.
  • Provides advocacy, consultation and educational services to Pine Belt Mental Healthcare Resources consumers.
  • Provides emergency interventions as needed.
  • Provides outpatient social services linkage, emergency intervention and crisis intervention services.
  • Refers clients to community resources and other government agencies.
  • Uses programs to assist clients with no insurance apply for free medical programs.
  • Visits consumers in the community to assess well-being of the family being served.

Position COMMUNITY SUPPORT SPECIALIST-MARION COUNTY-CHILD AND ADOLESCENT SERVICES
Summary PBMHR in Columbia, MS has an immediate opening for a full-time Children's Services Community Support Specialist. Hours are M-F 8a-5p.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • Bachelors degree in behavioral healthcare required.
  • Behavioral healthcare experience preferred.
  • Excellent communications skills required.
  • Excellent driving record required.
  • Independent work ability.
Responsibilities
  • Provides advocacy, consultation, and educational services to Pine Belt Mental Healthcare Resources consumers.
  • Provides outpatient social services linkage, emergency intervention, and crisis intervention services.
  • Provides services to clients via home visits and/or other visits in the community.
  • Provides Wraparound services for clients and families.

Position COOK
Summary Clearview Recovery Center has an opening for a Cook position. This position will work PRN daytime hours, as needed. Possible shift hours are 9:00a to 6:00p during week; 7:00a to 4:00p and 9:00a to 6:00p on weekends and holidays. Experience preparing food in a cafeteria setting preferred.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Two (2) years experience in food service experience required
Responsibilities
  • Abides by health department regulations.
  • Accurately prepares planned meals in accordance with cooking directions.
  • Meets scheduled meal times for facility.

Position WRAPAROUND FACILITATOR- MYPAC- GULF COAST
Summary Coast Community Care has an immediate opening for a Wraparound Facilitator on the MYPAC program to work with children and adolescents. Position is in Gulfport, MS. Hours of position are M-F 8a-5p. On-call duties required. Experience working with children and adolescents preferred. MYPAC (Mississippi Youth Programs Around the Clock) addresses the unique needs of those who could benefit from a more personalized service. MYPAC staff partner with families, youth, and community resources allowing families the most successful outcome possible within their home and community setting. This program provides an alternative to traditional psychiatric residential treatment.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • Bachelors degree in behavioral healthcare required.
  • Behavioral healthcare experience preferred.
  • Excellent communications skills required.
  • Independent work ability.
Responsibilities
  • Facilitates the team building and WRAP Around meeting process with Youth & Families served to include formal and informal resources.
  • Provides 24/7 coverage for MYPAC participants as required by PBMHR policies & procedures.
  • Works with families to facilitate strengths-based plan of care that will be integrated with clinical care.

Position PEER SUPPORT SPECIALIST- PACT TEAM
Summary A Peer Support Specialist is needed to work on PACT Team. Position is located in Hattiesburg, MS. Position is part-time. Must be a current or former consumer or a first degree family member of an individual who has received treatment for and self-identifies as a consumer of former mental health consumer. This position requires on-call duties. Upon hire, the Peer Support Specialist will attend DMH training to become a Certified Peer Support Specialist.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • A VALID DRIVERS LICENSE IS REQUIRED AS SOME DRIVING AND/OR TRANSPORTATION MAY BE REQUIRED TO TAKE CLIENTS TO COMMUNITY RESOURCES.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • KNOWLEDGE OF HOW TO ESTABLISH AND SUSTAIN SELF-HELP (MUTUAL SUPPORT) AND EDUCATIONAL GROUPS BY SOLICITING INPUT FROM THE MENTAL HEALTH CONSUMERS ON THEIR STRENGTHS AND INTERESTS.
  • KNOWLEDGE OF THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF MENTAL ILLNESS AND THE ABILITY TO ASSIST THE CLIENT TO ADDRESS SYMPTOMS USING STRATEGIES SUCH AS POSITIVE SELF-TALK.
  • MUST BE A CURRENT DMH CERTIFIED PEER SUPPORT SPECIALIST
  • MUST HAVE DEMONSTRATED A MINIMUM OF SIX (6) MONTHS, PREFERABLY TWELVE (12) MONTHS, IN SELF-DIRECTED RECOVERY.
Responsibilities
  • Advocates for consumers by providing consumer information in terms that consumers and families can understand through various formal and informal settings.
  • Engages families and consumers to help them/loved ones to be successful and meet their goals.
  • Functions as a role model to peers by exhibiting competency in personal recovery and use of coping skills.
  • Provides a range of structured activities that are provided face to face to assist individuals in their recovery/resiliency process. These activities will support the goals of the individual's documented individual Service Plan and/or Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP).

Position LPN- ID/DD SERVICES
Summary PBMHR has an immediate opening for one (1) LPN position in a day program for adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. Position is located in Ellisville, MS. Previous experience working with ID/DD population preferred.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • Mississippi LPN Licensure eligible
  • MS CDL LICENSE REQUIRED WITHIN 60 DAYS OF HIRE
  • Must have graduated from an accredited LPN program
  • MUST POSSESS A VALID MISSISSIPPI DRIVERS LICENSE WITH A CLEAN DRIVING RECORD.
Responsibilities
  • Assists in transportation of clients which requires a MS CDL Class C license.
  • Documents pertinent observation and intervention on appropriate record.
  • Functions as a Direct Support Professional when not providing nursing services.
  • Performs delegated independent nursing functions using established procedures, policies, guidelines, and standards as observed by the physician.
  • Utilizes nursing knowledge and skills in the safe implementation of basic preventative nursing care of assigned patient as evidenced by documentation and observation of positive patient care outcomes.

Position WRAPAROUND FACILITATOR-ADAPT PROGRAM
Summary PBMHR has an immediate opening for two (2) Wraparound Facilitators for the ADAPT program. Positions are based in Hattiesburg but will provide services in the Pine Belt service area. ADAPT (Advanced Drug and Alcohol Program for Teens) is a program that provides assessment and treatment services for adolescents with substance use disorder and/or co-occurring mental health issues. Participants are ages 12-18. ADAPT promotes collaboration between youth, families, and formal/informal community supports and resources utilizing evidence-based and promising practices that have been shown to be effective in assessing for and treating substance use disorder and/or co-occurring mental health issues.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • Ability to solve problems and resolve conflict in an efficient and timely manner.
  • Ability to speak in front of groups and to communicate effectively through verbal and written communication methods.
  • Ability to think independently to determine direction of work flow and work load.
  • Bachelors degree in behavioral healthcare required.
  • Behavioral healthcare experience preferred.
  • MUST POSSESS A VALID MISSISSIPPI DRIVERS LICENSE WITH A SATISFACTORY DRIVING RECORD.
Responsibilities
  • Communicates appropriately with outside referrals regarding consumer participation and progress in WRAP process.
  • Completes all documentation thoroughly, accurately, and within time frame required by using Electronic Medical Records (EMR). Provides written documentation of consumer's progress via progress notes.
  • Completes Strengths-based Assessments, Family Stories/timelines, and Family Vision on each youth/family served.
  • Facilitates the creation of a child and family team for the purpose of developing a single plan of care to address the needs of children and youth with complex mental health challenges and their families.
  • Facilitates the identification of underlying needs for each youth/family served.

Position CNA/DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL-FULL-TIME
Summary PBMHR has night shift position available for a CNA/DSP to work with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in a supervised living community. Full-time position; 12 hour shift on a rotating schedule(7p-7a shift time). Experience working in community housing and with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities preferred. Position is located in Hattiesburg, MS.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • CNA LICENSE PREFERRED.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • MUST POSSESS A VALID MISSISSIPPI DRIVERS LICENSE WITH A SATISFACTORY DRIVING RECORD.
Responsibilities
  • Accompanies and transports clients on supervised community outings.
  • Assist clients with learning independent living skills, such as cooking, cleaning, personal hygiene, and social skills.
  • Completes all required documentation on time and by PBMHR standards.

Position CNA/DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL-PART-TIME
Summary PBMHR has part-time and PRN positions available for CNA/DSPs to work with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in a supervised living community. Experience working in community housing and with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities preferred. Position is located in Hattiesburg, MS.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • CNA LICENSE PREFERRED.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • MUST POSSESS A VALID MISSISSIPPI DRIVERS LICENSE WITH A SATISFACTORY DRIVING RECORD.
Responsibilities
  • Accompanies and transports clients on supervised community outings.
  • Assist clients with learning independent living skills, such as cooking, cleaning, personal hygiene, and social skills.
  • Completes all required documentation on time and by PBMHR standards.

Position TARGETED CASE MANAGER
Summary PBMHR has an immediate opening for a Targeted Case Manager in Hattiesburg, MS. Targeted Case Management Services provide information/referral and resource coordination for individuals and/or his/her collaterals. These services are directed at helping the beneficiary maintain his/her highest possible level of independent functioning.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • Excellent communications skills required.
  • Independent work ability.
  • MUST BE A LICENSED SOCIAL WORKER (LSW) OR RN WITH TWO (2) YEARS OF WORK EXPERIENCE IN MENTAL HEALTH OR HAVE A MASTERS DEGREE IN BEHAVIORAL HEALTH FIELD WITH EITHER A PROFESSIONAL CLINICAL LICENSE OR BE ELIGIBLE FOR DMH THERAPIST CERTIFICATION.
  • MUST POSSESS A VALID MISSISSIPPI DRIVERS LICENSE WITH A SATISFACTORY DRIVING RECORD.
Responsibilities
  • Identify times when treatment team may need to review service plan for updates if the established plan is not working.
  • May provide services face-to-face or via telephone.
  • Monitor individual service plan and ensure team members complete tasks that are assigned.
  • Services may be offered at the office or in the community.

Position PEER SUPPORT SPECIALIST-PACT TEAM-GULF COAST
Summary A Peer Support Specialist is needed to work on PACT Team. Position is located in Gulfport, MS. Position is part-time. Must be a current or former consumer or a first degree family member of an individual who has received treatment for and self-identifies as a consumer of former mental health consumer. This position requires on-call duties. Upon hire, the Peer Support Specialist will attend DMH training to become a Certified Peer Support Specialist.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • A VALID DRIVERS LICENSE IS REQUIRED AS SOME DRIVING AND/OR TRANSPORTATION MAY BE REQUIRED TO TAKE CLIENTS TO COMMUNITY RESOURCES.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • KNOWLEDGE OF HOW TO ESTABLISH AND SUSTAIN SELF-HELP (MUTUAL SUPPORT) AND EDUCATIONAL GROUPS BY SOLICITING INPUT FROM THE MENTAL HEALTH CONSUMERS ON THEIR STRENGTHS AND INTERESTS.
  • KNOWLEDGE OF THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF MENTAL ILLNESS AND THE ABILITY TO ASSIST THE CLIENT TO ADDRESS SYMPTOMS USING STRATEGIES SUCH AS POSITIVE SELF-TALK.
  • MUST BE A CURRENT DMH CERTIFIED PEER SUPPORT SPECIALIST
  • MUST HAVE DEMONSTRATED A MINIMUM OF SIX (6) MONTHS, PREFERABLY TWELVE (12) MONTHS, IN SELF-DIRECTED RECOVERY.
  • MUST POSSESS A VALID MISSISSIPPI DRIVERS LICENSE WITH A SATISFACTORY DRIVING RECORD.
Responsibilities
  • Advocates for consumers by providing consumer information in terms that consumers and families can understand through various formal and informal settings.
  • Engages families and consumers to help them/loved ones to be successful and meet their goals.
  • Functions as a role model to peers by exhibiting competency in personal recovery and use of coping skills.
  • Provides a range of structured activities that are provided face to face to assist individuals in their recovery/resiliency process. These activities will support the goals of the individual's documented individual Service Plan and/or Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP).