This position requires the paraprofessional mental health worker have a bachelor’s degree in a field other than behavioral sciences or have a high school degree, and has work experience with adults with severe and persistent mental illnesses or with individuals with similar human-service’s needs. Must have a strong commitment to the right and ability of each person with a severe and persistent mental illness to live in normal community residences; work in market jobs; and have access to helpful, adequate, competent, and continuous support and services. Skills and competence to establish supportive trusting relationships with persons with severe and persistent mental illnesses and respect for person served rights and personal preferences in treatment are essential. A valid Florida driver’s license and auto insurance coverage of $50,000/$100,000/$50,000 are required.
Section: Community Support Services
Location: Broward County