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Resident Advisor - Evening Shift

The Bridge

Description

The Bridge, an innovative and well respected mental health agency serving adults with serious mental illness, substance abuse, co-occurring mental health and substance abuse disorders is seeking a Resident Advisor to assist and encourage Young Adult clients with ADLs, travel, appointments, and shopping; develop and supervise activities, groups and field trips with Young Adult clients; document interactions with clients in AWARDS and according to funder requirements; participate in service planning and assist Case Managers with development and updating psychosocial and functional assessments; attend case conferences and staff meetings to provide progress reports on Young Adult clients and any other duties as required.

AA/EOE

Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree; experience with at-risk young adults and/or individuals who have experienced homelessness and/or serious mental illnesses is preferred; excellent English language skills; both verbal and written, Bilingual a plus; excellent time management skills; stress resistant, flexible; excellent interpersonal and communication skills; team player; open to feedback; creative; excellent organizational skills; CPR/First Aid/CPI certified or willing to obtain; preferred experience with Young Adults, mental health, substance abuse, and willingness to learn techniques for crisis intervention and managing trauma related behaviors.

Salary

Competitive

Contact

Please forward resume and cover letter to:

Danielle DeLaurenzo, Program Director

e-mail: ddelaurenzo@thebridgeny.org

Posted on 01/20/17; CVMHA ID #10664