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Clinician I - Runaway Homeless Youth
Summary
Title:Clinician I - Runaway Homeless Youth
ID:150
Category:Full Time
Department:Residential Services
Location:Champaign
Description
Full-time position in our Runaway and Homeless Youth Transitional Living Program.
 
Requirements/Qualifications include:
  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution is required.
  • Valid driver’s license, current automobile insurance, and automobile for use on the job is required.
  • Must be 21 years of age.
  • Experience with at-risk populations, youth, their families and knowledge of community resources is preferred.
  • Position will generally work days Monday through Friday.  Limited evening and weekend hours will be required to address consumer needs and for special events.
 
Job Responsibilities include:
  • Provides services necessary to stabilize consumers in a safe and appropriate living arrangement including case management; individual, family and group counseling; crisis services; and assessments and treatment planning.
  • Teaches, monitors and assists consumers with skills and training necessary in areas of independent living including budgeting, securing and maintaining a safe and appropriate living space, cooking, laundry, personal hygiene, maintenance of personal and common spaces, and medication education and monitoring.
  • Creates and implements service plans with consumer input.
  • Identifies risk factors involving potential crisis situations and responds accordingly.
  • Provides and/or arranges transportation for consumers as necessary and appropriate.
  • Documents all services provided and clinical observations accurately and efficiently in electronic and/or written format.
  • Promotes awareness of runaway and homeless youth issues.
 
This is a partial list of job requirements, qualifications and/or responsibilities.  A full list of requirements, qualifications and responsibilities are contained in the job description for this position. 
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