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Community Support Specialist

Gateway Unlimited Living is a mental health service company, currently looking for an experienced individual to fill the position of Job coach/Independent Living Skill (ILS) trainer, providing in-home and community-based services to individuals in the Twin Cities metro area.
The ideal candidate(s) must have obtained a BA/BS, or at least an AA in a social science-related field, in addition to demonstrating good background knowledge in employment services and providing ILS services.

Hours: flexible

This position is available for full-time (40 hours) or part-time (25-35 hours). The Job Coach/ILS Specialist is able to create their own schedule and is responsible for contacting clients to meet their desired number of hours each week.

Gateway Unlimited Living Provides the Following Services:

  • Independent Living Skills (ILS) training
  • In-Home Family Supports (IHFS)
  • Individualized Home Supports (IHS)
  • Individualized Community Living Supports (ICLS)
  • Employment Services (ESS, EDS, EES)
  • 24-Hour Emergency Services
  • Positive Support by Professional (previously Behavioral Support)

Required Job Responsibilities:

  • The ideal candidate must show a high level of independence in managing their own schedule.
  • Managing email every workday, remotely if needed
  • Keeping prompt communication with and contact with clients, staff, and support teams via email, phone, and occasionally text (per employee discretion).
  • Self-manage client and staff schedules ensuring all hour requirements are being met
  • Be on time for all scheduled visits, meetings, and appointments
  • Participate and write client 245D documents, support plans, etc.
  • Participate and write staff orientation and training records and evaluations
  • Completing all necessary documentation to assure compliance with all state and federal regulations. These may include but are not limited to: daily datasheet and clinic notes, attendance logs, time records, incident reports, behavior reports, accident reports, etc.
  • Collaborate individual schedules with the individuals or legal representatives/guardians.
  • Any other duties as may be assigned by the supervisor or Executive Program Director.

Required Skills and Knowledge:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences or a related field is preferred.
  • AA degree with up to 3 years in either ILS or employment support services accepted
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Proof of proper vehicle insurance
  • Safe and reliable vehicle with the ability to transport clients, if needed
  • MUST pass Background Study and DHS Fingerprinting
  • Experience in areas of employment directly related to the performance of this job as included in the above job requirements
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Experience using GSuite (Gmail, Google Calendar, Google Sheets)
  • OneDrive experience preferred

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $18.50 – $20.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
To keep our community-based staff as safe as possible Gateway provides all staff with masks, sanitizers, gloves, and other requested safety equipment.

TO APPLY:
Email your resume, contact info and the job title you are applying for to inquiries@gatewayunlimitedliving.com.

Behavior Analyst

Gateway is a Mental Health Service company, currently looking for experienced Mental Health Practitioners to serve as Behavior analyst and Behavior Specialists, providing positive support for individuals experiencing interfering behaviors. The ideal candidate(s) must have obtained a BA in the social sciences or related field with demonstrated expertise in Positive (Behavior) Support services or therapy. The ideal candidate must have a minimum of four years of supervised experience in conducting a functional Behavior assessments, designing, implementing and evaluating the effectiveness of positive practices of behavior support strategies for individuals experiencing co-occurring mental disorders and neurological disorders. Alternatively, the individual must meet the qualification of a Mental Health Practitioner as defined in Minn. Stat. §245.462, subd. 17, or hold a certification as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board.

Hours: flexible

This position is full-time/part-time

25-40 hours providing 1:1 positive support to individuals in the community. Meeting hours are very flexible and as determined by both the individual and the professional.

Required Job Responsibilities:

  • The ideal Behavior Analyst will manage a caseload of 5-10 individuals
  • Complete Functional Assessments
  • Maintain a flexible schedule as jointly determined by client and the professional
  • Keeping prompt communication with, or contact with clients, staff, and support teams via email, phone, and occasionally text (per employee discretion)
  • Self-manage client and staff schedules ensuring all hour requirements are being met
  • Be on time to all scheduled visits, meetings, and appointments
  • Participate and write clients’ positive and person-centered support plans, etc.
  • Completing all necessary documentation to assure compliance with all state and federal regulations. These may include, but are not limited to: daily data sheet and clinical notes, attendance logs, time records, incident reports, behavior reports, etc.
  • Ability to teach support staff and implement Positive Support behavior plans
  • Collect & analyze data and help create a supportive environment the the ind served.
  • Any other duties as may be assigned by the Executive Program Director.

Required Education and Knowledge:

  • BA/BS in Social Sciences required in the delivery of mental health services
  • Ability to conduct Functional Behavioral assessments, design and implement positive behavioral plan and intervention with a desired outcome, while working under the supervision of a Mental Health Professional.
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Proof of proper vehicle insurance
  • Safe and reliable vehicle with ability to transport clients, if needed
  • MUST pass Background Study and DHS Fingerprinting
  • Experience in areas of employment directly related to the performance of this job as included in the above job requirements
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Experience using GSuite (GMail, Google Calendar, Google Sheets)
  • OneDrive experience preferred

Related keywords: mental health, behavioral health, social worker
Related keywords: mental health, psychology, behavioral health

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $19.00 – $23.00 per hour

TO APPLY:
Email your resume, contact info and the job title you are applying for to inquiries@gatewayunlimitedliving.com.