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Position LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE-GROUP HOME
Summary Haven House in Columbia, MS has an opening for a full-time LPN. Position will cover 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 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 COOK
Summary Full-time position available for an adult residential chemical dependency facility located in Hattiesburg, MS.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Two (2) years of work experience in cafeteria-style food preparation required.
Responsibilities
  • Responsible for coordinating, planning, and scheduling meal preparations for assigned location.
  • Responsible for inventory, ordering and maintenance of cooking environment

Position CLINICAL ASSISTANT GROUP HOMES
Summary PBMHR's Group Homes have openings for PRN Clinical Assistants. 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 Homes are located in Hattiesburg, Sumrall, and Columbia, MS. Shifts will vary by need of facility.
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 Part-time position available in Hattiesburg, MS. 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 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 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 VETERANS RESOURCE SPECIALIST
Summary This position will service southern Mississippi from the City of Jackson, to the Coast. Veteran families from the immediate PBMHR service area will primarily be targeted; however, referrals from other counties will be included. Veterans encouraged to apply.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • Bachelors degree in behavioral healthcare required.
  • Behavioral healthcare experience preferred.
Responsibilities
  • Provides outpatient social services linkage in community-based settings of the veteran's choice.
  • Responsible for assessing, collaborative goal setting and service planning, brokering and coordinating supports, follow-up, and other activities necessary to assist with the achievement of permanent housing.

Position COMMUNITY SUPPORT SPECIALIST-MOBILE CRISIS RESPONSE TEAM
Summary Two (2) Community Support Specialists needed for a Crisis Mobile Response Team; Positions will be based either in Hattiesburg or Ellisville, MS but will provide services to the nine (9) counties in the Pine Belt area. These positions will provide services to adults with SMI diagnosis, children and adolescents, individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and individuals with chemical dependencies. Position is M-F, 8a-5p. On call duties required.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • Bachelors degree in behavioral healthcare required.
  • BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
  • Excellent driving record required.
  • Independent work ability.
Responsibilities
  • Demonstrates knowledge of diagnosis, signs and symptoms of relapse, medication information, and knowledge of community resources to explore all alternatives to hospitalization.
  • Provides advocacy, consultation, and educational services.
  • Provides outpatient social services linkage, emergency intervention, and crisis intervention services.
  • Will provide services to clients through home or community visits.

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 CLINICIAN-PACT TEAM
Summary A Substance Abuse Specialist is needed for PACT Team on the MS Gulf Coast. This position is based in Gulfport but will serve consumers in Jackson, Harrison, and Hancock Counties. This position will provide alcohol and drug therapy services to consumers on the PACT Team. Work hours are M-F; on-call duties required. PACT is a program that serves individuals with severe and persistent mental illness in the community.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE INTERNSHIP REQUIRED.
  • Masters degree in Behavioral Healthcare required.
  • MUST POSSESS A VALID MISSISSIPPI DRIVERS LICENSE WITH A SATISFACTORY DRIVING RECORD.
  • PROFESSIONAL CLINICAL LICENSURE PREFERRED.
Responsibilities
  • Assists individuals with severe and persistent mental illness to make improvements in functioning, managing symptoms, achieving individual goals, and maintaining optimism.
  • Delivers services in community locations to enable each individual to find and live in their own residence and find and maintain work in community jobs.
  • Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the consumer served.
  • Participates in team staffings and functions as a member of the interdisciplinary treatment team.
  • Position is mobile, which will require use of personal vehicle.
  • Provides clinical therapy services and emergency services to consumers and their families.
  • Provides community education services as needed.

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 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.
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.
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 WRAPAROUND FACILITATOR- MYPAC
Summary Pine Belt Mental Healthcare Resources has an immediate opening for a Wraparound Facilitator on the MYPAC program to work with children and adolescents. Positions are in Hattiesburg and Laurel, 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.
  • MUST POSSESS A VALID MISSISSIPPI DRIVERS LICENSE WITH A SATISFACTORY DRIVING RECORD.
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 and procedures.
  • Works with families to facilitate strengths-based plan of care that will be integrated with clinical care.

Position MYPAC CLINICIAN- GULF COAST
Summary PBMHR has an immediate opening for a MYPAC Clinician. Position will be based in Gulfport, MS. Full-Time position M-F with on-call duties. 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
Responsibilities
  • Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the youth served.
  • Participates in team staffings and functions as a member of the interdisciplinary treatment team.
  • Provides clinical therapy and emergency services to youths and their families.
  • Provides community education services as needed.
  • Provides the care needed as required by DMH and PBMHR standards.
  • Uses information obtained in clinical observations to suggest diagnosis and estimate severity of condition.

Position CLINICAL SECRETARY
Summary PBMHR has an immediate opening for a Clinical Secretary to work within the Jones, Jeff Davis, Covington, and Perry Counties. This position is PRN and will work when needed.
Supervised By
Requirements
  • Basic computer and typing skills required
  • Excellent communications skills required.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent 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 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.