ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION:
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton, is the 15th largest Catholic Charities agency in the U.S. and 10th largest nonprofit within the state of New Jersey with an annual operating revenue of more than $40 million. Annually, a staff of 600 provides more than 100,000 people in Burlington, Mercer, Monmouth and Ocean counties with support related to housing, food, mental health, specialized children's services, addiction treatment and domestic violence services. A private nonprofit recognized by the Chronicle of Philanthropy as one of the most fiscally efficient in the country, the organization uses less than 10 percent of our revenue for administrative costs. We are a recognized leader in trauma-informed work and have pioneered integrated healthcare in the State.
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton, is a great place to work! We are mission-driven, family-friendly, and passionate about service to our communities. We offer a wide variety of exciting career opportunities in the areas of Direct Care, Clinical, Fundraising, Human Resources, I.T., Finance, Marketing, Nursing, and Government Relations. When you join us, you can expect a true focus on work-life balance, competitive salaries, comprehensive benefit programs, and an environment that promotes inclusion. Some of our benefits include: generous paid Holidays, Vacation, and Sick time; excellent health & pension plans; and wide array of training and staff development opportunities to earn on-site CEUs.
Catholic Charities is a faith-inspired organization and Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a diverse and inclusive environment for staff as well as for people seeking assistance. To learn more about the agency, please visit our website at : www.catholiccharitiestrenton.org.
JOB SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the Program Director or Program Supervisor, the PC Specialist serves as a member of the partial care staff providing individual and group support for consumers of the program. The PC Specialist collaborates with the Program Supervisor, Residential Clinical Specialist and the House Managers in the treatment planning process; in addition, participates in planning and the provision of training and skill development for all staff members.
- Provides treatment groups and activities both on site and through community outings that address social, behavioral, financial, medical and recreational needs of the consumer.
- Provides individual and group counseling including substance abuse counseling and family support counseling.
- Provides Crisis Intervention
- Prepares treatment plans and participates in the review process representing the needs of the consumer assuring that the proper management and decision making processes are in effect with respect to the services offered.
- Completes intake assessments and other assessments as assigned.
- Completes Medicaid Prior Authorizations
- Maintains accurate and current consumer documentation and records, both written and electronic, and other reporting mechanisms necessary to assure effective service delivery as required by the standards of Partial Care.
- Contributes to and participates in the delivery of in-service training and case conferences.
- Maintain established program productivity standards.
- Participates in program and agency wide quality management functions
- Performs other duties as assigned by Program Supervisor or designee.
SUPERVISORY REQUIREMENTS: none
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Master’s degree in Social Work, Psychology, or other Behavioral Health Services field from an accredited college with licensure (LSW/LAC) or working toward licensure. Related work experience preferred.
LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS NEEDED: Valid driver’s license. Initial clinical license such as LSW/LAC strongly preferred and supervision toward terminal clinical license may be available, if needed.
Radiation Treatment Planning
Substance Abuse Counseling