MHRT-1

  • Motivational Services
  • Jan 01, 2019
Full time Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

Are you looking to make a difference in the lives of others? Are you a compassionate individual with experience in the mental health field or are looking to get into the field? Motivational Services Inc. (MoCo), a leader in mental illness care, is looking for energetic and caring individuals to join our team who have, or want to acquire, their Mental Health Rehabilitation Technician-1 (MHRT-1).

The MHRT-1 would serve as a Mental Health Support Specialist (MHSS) to one of our community group homes, located in and around Augusta. This is a great opportunity for both experienced MHRT-1’s, as well as those looking for a new career, as all training is provided. Training includes MANDT, CRMA, MHSS, CPR and First Aid Training, and is at no cost to the employee!

Daily responsibilities include working within one of our Supervised Residential Living Programs assuring resident daily needs are met, administering prescribed medications, charting and maintaining resident progress records, and carrying out resident plans of care. In addition, some travel around the Waterville and Augusta area with residents may be required. The ideal candidate will be able to problem solve and help with decision making, and will be organized with good communication skills. Second and third shift work available. Be sure to ask about our shift differential.

All programs utilize the psychosocial rehabilitation model to assist residents in achieving their identified goals. This means we restore community functioning and well-being of individuals diagnosed with a mental health disorder. This is achieved through our programs being located in the center of Augusta. We provide homey environments that allow residents to participate in intensive social programs and rehabilitative services within their chosen community. In addition to our nine congregate living homes in Augusta, we have two residential programs in Waterville, which provide the same services to those who wish to live in the Waterville area.

WHAT MAKES MOCO DIFFERENT?

We care about our staff. We provide an excellent benefits package, which allows over 2 weeks of paid choice time off within the first year for all full time staff. In addition, we offer competitive medical and dental insurance, an HRA and FSA, and 100% employer-paid Short and Long-Term Disability and Life insurances. We also offer a weekly pay cycle, an employee assistance program, casual dress and discounts on Wireless Services, Auto/Home/Rental with Group Discounts, and more! Training is provided to all employees, with a focus on career advancement and promoting from within. While other companies require you to pay for your recertifications, we have The Training Center on site for employee use, free of charge.

Qualifications

  • Must have a High school diploma or GED
  • Be of at least 18 years of age
  • Have a valid Maine driver’s license and reliable transportation
  • MHRT-1 within first year. Training is provided.