Kairos is looking to fill two Community Skills Coach Positions at Jackson Services
Community Skills Coach/ Medford, OR
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm
Compensation: $12.45-$17.27per Hour DOE
Benefits: 2.4 weeks paid time-off, 1 week of paid sick-time the first year of employment, 6 paid holidays per year, health, vision and dental insurance, 401k with up to 6% employer contribution. Agency is qualified for federal student aid public service loan forgiveness program.
About the agency:
Kairos is a non-profit, multi-service, mental health agency that provides a comprehensive array of services and support to children, adolescents, young adults, and families struggling with trauma and other mental and behavioral issues. Known state-wide and nationally for innovation, quality, and accountability in its provision of services, Kairos commits itself to continuous learning and grounding of evidence based treatment models and emerging best practices in mental health through partnerships and training opportunities with leaders in the mental health field. Over its 39 years it has grown in scope and now operates out in five counties. Kairos is licensed by the Oregon Department of Human Services and certified by the Oregon Health Authority, and has been accredited by The Joint Commission since 1984.
About this position:
The Community Skills Coach will be working with at-risk youth who struggle with emotional and behavioral challenges in various treatment environments including home and community. They will be working with youth and their families teaching new skills to facilitate the development of appropriate behaviors, self-expression and social interaction plus teaching, modeling and coaching life skills while working as part of a Care Team in assessing the needs of the youth and in the coordination of services.
Successful candidates will have:
QMHA required (a combination of either 3 years' related work experience and/or education) and previous work at non-profit, out-patient, community setting and/or with treatment foster care, in-home support services, trauma-informed care, family-driven and youth guided practice preferred. As well as the ability to pass a background check and Medicaid fraud check, have a valid driver's license with 3 yrs. min. driving experience with safe driving record required.
HOW TO APPLY
For a full job description and fillable application please visit: http://www.kairosnw.org/employment
Applicants should send a resume and cover letter outlining how they meet the specific requirements of the position to firstname.lastname@example.org
While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates who meet minimum qualifications and are selected for aninterview will be contacted.
Please note the selected candidate will be required to submit to a Background and Medicaid fraud check as well as a safe driving check in order to operate agency vehicles.