Psychiatric Rehab. Worker – Health and Wellness Unit
The Psychiatric Rehab. Worker is responsible for maintaining Clubhouse unit functioning. This work unit focuses on coordination of healthy life style options, functions of the unit include: assisting with all aspects of food & beverage services, grounds keeping, and general maintenance in the Clubhouse. The employee is responsible for engaging members in the work of the unit to enable them to gain social and vocational skills and confidence, and also responsible for completing rehabilitation documentation for members of the unit. The employee will also be responsible to participate in evening, weekend and holiday social programming as scheduled.
•A Bachelor’s Degree in an area relevant to the position or an Associate’s Degree in a related field and two years of mental health direct care experience, which must include either 60 hours of psychiatric rehabilitation training or two years of work experience in psychiatric rehabilitation.
•Experience in psychosocial rehab. skills and/or supported employment/job development preferred.
•Ability to form mutually caring and respectful relationships as the basis for providing emotional support, guidance, and coaching and leads to member self-confidence, esteem and empowerment.
•A Pennsylvania Criminal Record Check, a Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance and a FBI Criminal History Background Check required.
•Good driving record
•Must obtain CPRP (Certified Psychiatric Rehabilitation Practitioner) upon becoming eligible based on degree and experience at time of hire.
Penn Foundation is an equal opportunity employer