Becoming part of the Sweetser family means you can make a difference in the lives of Maine children, adults, and families every day. As a nationally recognized and accredited leader, we offer competitive salaries, a wide range of benefits and the opportunity to join a passionate team of more than 700 employees.
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THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WOULD: • Provide supportive, respectful, non-judgmental care to adult clients and assist them in meeting goals identified in treatment plans. • Actively engage with clients while maintaining clear boundaries. • Accept individual differences and learn from them. • Approach each client with an attitude of discovery and hope. • Support independent client functioning that leads to increased skills upon discharge. • Utilize effective communication skills that improve client outcomes and promote teamwork. • Work as a team player delivering effective care to clients and promoting continuous harmonious working relationships. • Independently maintain an environment that promotes safety and efficiency. • Write descriptive and concise progress notes relative to the clients' defined goals and objectives. • Have the ability to relate effectively to a wide range of clients.SCHEDULE:Thursday-Saturday 8pm-8am
POSITION REQUIREMENTS: • Valid state driver's license. • Persons with lived experience in the Mental Health and/or Substance Abuse system are encouraged to apply.
EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:• High School diploma and experience working in the mental/behavioral health field. • One (1) year of experience providing direct care and/or crisis intervention to adults in a related field. • MHRT I state certification or eligibility for and completion of certification within the first year of employment.