Community Integration Specialist

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Job Code: MS-1198
Department: Mental & Behavioral Health
Location: CA - Santa Ana
Job Type:
Full Time
Education: Bachelors Degree

Job Description:

Pathways by Molina, previously Providence Human Services, is one of the largest national providers of accessible, outcome-based behavioral and mental health services. At Pathways, we deliver exceptional value by creating healthier communities through the work of exceptional people. We proudly serve more than 55,000 unique clients and nearly 17 million individuals who qualify for services under our contracts. 

Pathways by Molina is seeking an innovative and purpose driven individual to join our team as a  Full-Time Community Integration Specialist that will be responsible for providing direct services to participants and coordinating needs for each participant on their caseload for our Stay program.

Stay Process: process provides personalized, recovery oriented wraparound, field-and clinic-based, intensive behavioral health services to Med-Cal and unfunded Transitional Aged Youth (STAY 16-25 years of age) diagnosed with a SPMI and are homeless or at risk of homelessness. Working with a multidisciplinary team, youth receive personalized goal setting, intensive case management, psychotherapy, medication management, temporary assistance with housing, educational services, employment services, co-occurring substance abuse and mental health services, skill-development groups, crisis intervention, and community based activities and family support. STAY Process primarily serves individuals with Medi-Cal, Medicare, or who are unfunded.

 ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS AND REQUIREMENTS

  • Provide participant and family support
  • Mentor participant in communication skills, affect management, problem solving, stress management and other life skills
  • Assist participants in contacting and utilizing community resources
  • Participate in development of wellness and recovery plans
  • Transport participants to accommodate community relationships
  • Provide the best customer care possible, including reliability in working scheduled hours
  • Identify and build upon the strengths of consumers, coworkers, and the communities we serve
  • Support consumers’ steps towards Recovery and Wellness
  • Create an organizational culture that respects and celebrates the diversity of our consumers
  • Value learning as an ongoing process that enables us to better service our consumers and establishes our leadership in the industry
  • Research and utilize our industry’s best practices and analyze our own services to ensure the best possible outcomes


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field from an accredited college or university preferred or experience working in mental health and/or addiction.
  • Candidate must have a valid Driver’s License and proof of automobile insurance

 Pathways by Molina is committed to creating the best possible work environment for our team members and offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision, HSA, FSAs, vacation, sick, basic and optional life insurance, EAP, 401k (100% match for the 1st 4% employee contribution/immediate vesting) and an Employee Stock Purchase.

Pathways by Molina is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or any other protected characteristic.

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