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NSO is currently accepting applications for the following positions:


Title:

Senior Vice President of Development

Profile:

Neighborhood Service Organization (NSO), a large and diverse, Detroit-based nonprofit human service organization, seeks an experienced Senior Vice President of Development to lead the organization's fund development efforts. Responsibilities include conceiving, implementing and monitoring all aspects of NSO's fund development program including individual giving, foundation and corporate support, special events, and overseeing internal and external communications. Strategic thinking is critical to the success of this position as is an experienced track record in fund development and volunteer management, as well as the ability to have conversations with a wide variety of people and translate those into deeper relationships with NSO. Salary will be commensurate with experience. Please submit resume via email to nso-mi.org.

Status:

Full-time

Requirements:

A bachelor's degree and minimum of ten years’ experience in fund development with a proven track record of success is a must. Excellent oral and written communication skills are required.

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Title:

AmeriCorp Service Provider

Profile:

AmeriCorp Service Provider will offer assistance to homeless and at-risk individuals and families at NSO Tumaini Center. Specifically, the AmeriCorps Service Provider will provide services that will increase an individual’s self-sufficiency in the area of income and life skills. This position is full-time for the period from October 6, 2014 through October 2, 2015. The AmeriCorps Service member must serve a minimum of 1700 hours by the end date of October 2, 2015

Status:

Full-time

Requirements:

Be at least 18 years of age; Be a U.S. citizen, U.S. national or a lawful, permanent resident of the U.S. and provide a copy of a birth certificate, passport or permanent resident card to prove citizenship; Completion of some college or comparable work experience; Must be able to complete a full term of service (one year); Pass the following criminal history checks: State of Michigan, DHS Central Registry Clearance, FBI fingerprinting, and National Sex Offender Registry; Must arrange appropriate childcare prior to service, if needed; Have a car or be able to arrange reliable transportation to and from service site and mandatory training sessions; Possess proficiency with word processing software and email; Ability to interact respectfully with individuals from diverse socio-economic backgrounds. Applicants must submit cover letter and resume to Justin Petrusak, at jpetrusak@nso-mi.org

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Title:

Psychiatrist- Older Adult Services

Profile:

This is a clinical position involving regular face-to-face contact with referred clients, generally age 60 or older, and patients in nursing homes referred for psychiatric follow-up irrespective of age. Psychiatric clinical services include individual therapy, medication/prescription review, diagnosis, evaluation and crisis intervention.

Status:

Full-time

Requirements:

MD/DO + Psychiatric Residency. Current State of Michigan License to Practice as physician; Current Controlled Substance License; Board-Certified or Board-Eligible in Psychiatry. Experience in dealing with mental illness in geriatric populations and basic computer skills.

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Title:

Psychiatrist- Life Choices

Profile:

This is a clinical position involving regular face-to-face contact with referred clients, generally developmentally disabled or mentally ill for psychiatric follow-up irrespective of age. Psychiatric clinical services include individual therapy, medication/prescription review , crisis intervention, diagnosis, and evaluation.

Status:

Full-time

Requirements:

M.D. /D.O. + psychiatric residency. Current State of Michigan License to Practice as Physician. Current Controlled Substance License. Board-Certified or Board-Eligible in Psychiatry. Basic computer skills. Valid Michigan driver license and current vehicle insurance.

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Title:

Psychiatrist - Part-Time Older Adult Services

Profile:

This is a clinical position involving regular face-to-face contact with referred clients, generally age 60 or older, and patients in nursing homes referred for psychiatric follow-up irrespective of age. Psychiatric clinical services include individual therapy, medication/prescription review , crisis intervention, diagnosis, and evaluation.

Requirements:

MD/DO + Psychiatric Residency Current State of Michigan License to practice as physician; Current Controlled Substance License; Board-Certified or Board-Eligible in Psychiatry. Experience in dealing with mental illness in geriatric populations and basic computer skills.

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Title:

Psychiatrist - Part-Time Life Choices

Profile:

This is a clincial postion involing regular face-to-face contact with referred patients with a primary diagnosis of a developmental disability, for psychiatric diagnosis and evaluation, medication review, and crisis intervention.

Requirements:

M.D. / O.D. + Psychiatric Residency Current State of Michigan License to practice as a Physician. Current Controlled Subtance License. Board Certified or Board Eligible in Psychiatry. Basic Computer skills

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Title:

Program Manager - Call Center (ETS/SPC)

Profile:

This is a supervisory and administrative position that oversees a 24/7 Mental Health Crisis Call Center. The Program Manager provides supervision, leadership and training to counselors. Counselors working in the caller center provide counseling, crisis intervention, suicide prevention and intervention, and information and referrals to appropriate resources in the community to callers on several different help lines. Additional administrative duties include program development, report writing, grant writing and contract compliance. Program Manager is on-call to staff after hours for consultation and problem solving. All interested candidates should send their resume in Word or PDF format.

Status:

Full-time

Requirements:

MA/MS/MSW and 3-5 years of experience in human services in a clinical and supervisory position. Master Level Social Work or Counseling license from the State of Michigan. Exceptional organizational and management skills and training abilities. Must have excellent problem solving, leadership, assessment, counseling and crisis intervention skills. Must have excellent oral and written communication skills as well as computer and documentation skills. Competency in Suicide Prevention, Crisis Intervention and Information and Referral. Must be knowledgeable of community resources. Valid Michigan Driver’s License.

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Title:

Unit Director (Life Choices)

Profile:

This is an administrative position which includes the monitoring of budget reports, supervision of unit staff, participation in agency administrative meetings and the Quality Assurance Committee; coordination of program activities, program development and planning, monitoring of unit progress towards goals, and implementation of NSO policies. Additionally, the position is responsible for implementing new programming as opportunities arise.

Status:

Full-time

Requirements:

MA/MS/MSW + 4 years Management/Supervisory experience in social work, psychology or counseling, (or Ph.D. + 4 years supervisory experience in mental health).   LMSW, LLP, or LPC. Skills in Management, administration, staff supervision, program development and fiscal management. Professional Licensure as a Social Worker, Psychologist, or Counselor. Valid Michigan driver’s license and proof of auto insurance. EOE

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Title:

Human Resources Intern- Unpaid

Profile:

Performs general Human Resources functions relating to employment and benefits. Reviews and screens resumes and applications as directed. Updates, maintains and organizes HR filing system as directed by supervisor. Keys current data to the HR/Payroll system in regards to staff information as directed. Assist with pre-orientation and new staff enrollments. Assists the Human Resources Director in completing HR projects, as appropriate.

Requirements:

Unpaid internship opportunity for sophomore, junior, senior and graduate level students in business administration and/or human resources management looking to acquire human resource technical skills and experience.

Location:

Central Office - 220 Bagley, Suite 1200, Detroit, MI 48226

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Title:

Program Supervisor - Life Choices

Profile:

Position supervises professional social work staff in accordance with their job duties. Trains and orients new staff. Provides crisis intervention as needed. Acts as back up to staff at Life Choices department as needed. All interested candidates should send their resume in Word or PDF format.

Status:

Full-time

Requirements:

Master's Degree in Social Work; Psychology or related field. LMSW; LLP; or LPC license is required. Supervisory experience is required.

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Title:

Outreach Therapist (OAS)

Profile:

This is a clinical position providing outreach mental health services to adults within nursing homes and older adults (age 60 and older) regardless of residence type. Interventions include individual and group psychotherapy, assessment, and consultation with professionals and support staff. All interested candidates should send their resume in Word or PDF format.

Status:

Full-time

Requirements:

Masters degree in Social Work, Psychology, or Counseling or Doctoral degree in Psychology. LLMSW (Limited Licensed Master Social Worker) or LMSW (Licensed Master Social Worker); or TLLP (Temporary Limited Licensed Psychologist) or LLP (Limited Licensed Psychologist) or LP (Licensed Psychologist); or LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor). Course work or experience with elderly or mentally ill persons. Basic computer skills. Valid Michigan driver’s license and proof of auto insurance.

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Title:

OBRA Psychologist (OAS)

Profile:

This is a clinical position which includes the administration and interpretation of psychological tests, provision of therapy/counseling to consumers, crisis intervention, case coordination and the development and monitoring of Person Centered Plans and Behavior Treatment Plans. This position functions mainly in a team setting, working with those with developmental disabilities with NSO’s PASRR contract.

Status:

Full-time

Requirements:

MA with one year of clinical experience with consumers with developmental disabilities or equivalent (MS, CPC). BA under special circumstances. Michigan Limited License to practice as a Psychologist. Experience in administering and interpreting psychological testing. Experience with developing and maintaining Behavior Treatment Plans. Clinical level writing skills and basic computer skills are required. Valid Michigan driver’s license and proof of auto insurance.

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Title:

Case Manager (Older Adult Services)

Profile:

This is an ancillary clinical position involving regular face-to-face contact with clients age 60 and older or nursing home residents 18 years and older, primarily in their places of residence. The position involves assessing client’s needs, linking with appropriate services, monitoring the receipt of services, the coordination of all services rendered to clients and advocacy tasks. All interested candidates should send their resume in Word or PDF format.

Status:

Full-time

Requirements:

BA/BS/BSW + 1 year of Mental Health experience. Social Work Technician or Social Worker Registration. Basic computer skills and knowledge of community resources are required for this position. Valid Michigan driver’s license and proof of auto insurance

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Title:

Case Manager (Homeless Recovery Services)

Profile:

The Case Manager, as part of the Bell Services Team and in collaboration with the person served, is responsible for providing assessment, service plan development and supportive housing services to residents of the Bell Building. The Case Manager will provide flexible supportive services to residents of the Bell Building that will assist them to maintain their housing and promote their recovery. The Case Manager provides services to an assigned case load. Case Manager will be required to bill MCPNs/Medicaid in electronic record system, and will be under the direct supervision of the Program Manager of Bell Services (QMHP or QMRP credentials) and also for billing purposes.

Status:

Full-time

Requirements:

BSW or MSW degree required. LLBSW/LBSW or LLMSW degree required. Master Licensed Social Work Degree is preferred. Addiction Certification preferred or obtained within 6 months. Previous experience working with homeless individuals with psychiatric and co-occurring substance use disorders. Ability to engage consumers in a welcoming manner. Basic computer skills (email, internet use, Microsoft word, etc.). Valid Michigan Driver’s License and proof of auto insurance.

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Title:

Clinical Nurse (Life Choices)

Profile:

Nursing services include the evaluation of consumer’s medical nursing needs. The coordination of medical services to consumers, the provision of emergency interventions and consultation with consumers and families regarding client’s health care needs. Coordinates health needs related to mental health with issues and physical health issues.

Status:

Part-time

Requirements:

RN + 2 years mental health nursing experience. State of Michigan Registration to practice as a Nurse. Valid Michigan driver’s license and proof of auto insurance.

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Title:

OBRA Clerk (OAS)

Profile:

This position entails specific clerical duties. Responsibilities mainly consist of data entry, copying, mailing, faxing and filing of OBRA cases. The position performs other clerical duties as needed.

Status:

Part-time

Requirements:

High School diploma and data entry/secretarial experience. Ability to type, some computer knowledge and organizational skills. Valid Michigan driver’s license and proof of auto insurance.

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Title:

Case Manager (YouthLink)

Profile:

This position provides a broad range of case management services for the Year-Round Youth Services Program. The Case Manager will have a high level of engagement with program participants in order to provide intake assessment, ongoing monitoring, support and advocacy to youth. This position develops and coordinates program services including outreach and support services. Counsels and aids youth requiring assistance, including but not limited to problems such as personal and family adjustments, mental health, substance abuse, violence prevention work readiness, social and life skills. Assists with providing workshops and trainings to youth to help program participants address barriers they may be facing in order to improve the likelihood of success.. Compiles records and prepares and documentation and reports as required.

Status:

Full-time

Requirements:

BA/BS/BSW and 3 years of experience in human services. Social Worker Licensure from the State of Michigan preferred. Good organizational and interpersonal skills; good problem solving and communication skills, both written and verbal skills. Ability to work independently and/or with a team. Must be computer literate and have extensive experience with Microsoft Office products. Experience working with youth population preferred. Ability to create/ maintain files. Problem solving and communication skills. Excellent computer, organizational and documentation skills. Ability to motivate others to achieve their goals. Experience working with persons in crisis. General knowledge of community resources and support services, violence prevention, substance abuse and mental health issues. Valid Michigan driver’s license and current auto insurance.

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Title:

Clinical Case Manager (Homeless Recovery Service)

Profile:

The Clinical Case Manager, as part of the ACT Team and in collaboration with the persons served, is responsible for providing intensive case management care and therapy to an assigned case load of clients, which includes but is not limited to regularly scheduled assessments and detailed service plan development, assistance obtaining eligible public and private benefits as well as employment/vocational training, help accessing community-based services, individual as well as group therapy, and encouraging activities that will increase the clients’ likelihood of long-term residency. This position is community based and involves intensive outreach services. All interested candidates should send their resume in Word or PDF format.

Status:

Full-time

Requirements:

Master’s Degree in clinical social work or psychology. Social work license or limited license in psychology, CAAC Credentials preferred. At least two years of experience working in community-based behavioral health and/or housing placement services (either outreach care to the homeless or permanent supportive housing placement); Must have a working knowledge and be able to apply the theories underling the Stages of Change, Trauma-Informed Care, Motivational Interviewing, or Cognitive-Behavioral treatments: Must be computer literate and comfortable using Microsoft Office Products – particularly Word, Excel, Outlook – and conducting searches over the Internet; Must be comfortable working in a team of others who are at various levels of education, experience and professional focus or exposure; Must be knowledgeable of community resources and public benefits; Experience providing group therapy is preferred. Valid Michigan drivers and proof of auto insurance.

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Title:

Clinician (Life Choices)

Profile:

This is a clinical position which involves the assessment and provision of therapy to the developmentally disabled; implementation of treatment goals and objectives; case coordination; provide linkages with other service providers; input into the development of treatment plans and on-going monitoring of consumer’s progress. All interested candidates should send their resume in Word or PDF format.

Status:

Full-time

Requirements:

MA/MS/MSW + one year clinical experience. Licensed Master Social Worker, Licensed Professional Counselor or Licensed Psychologist (LLMSW, LMSW, LPC, TLLP or LP). Eligible for appropriate credentialing. Experience with the Developmentally Disable population and basic computer skills. Valid Michigan driver’s license and proof of auto insurance

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Title:

Hospital Services Liaison Placement Specialist

Profile:

This is a direct service position relating to the provision of indicated professional mental health services to public clients residing within designated public or contractual psychiatric hospitals. This position involves the provision of indicated services to public care patients from the point of admission to the hospital to the time of discharge. The responsibilities include the assessment of psychiatrically hospitalized persons to independently determined the need for treatment, the determination of whether inpatient psychiatric treatment can be adequately provided in other settings to minimize financial burden to the client and to utilize available insurance coverage agency, participation in team meetings within psychiatric hospitals, ongoing clinical contact, and discharge planning activities, and other assignments as directed.

Status:

Part-time

Requirements:

MA (Psychology) + 1 year of mental health experience; RN + 2 years Mental Health experience; or 5 years mental Health experience with at least 1 year in a psychiatric hospital + BA in an area of human services. Limited License Psychologist: Licensed Social Work or RN license. Knowledge of various computer software applications. Ability to relate to work with all levels of management, staff and vendors. Valid Michigan driver’s license and proof of auto insurance

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Title:

Rapid Re-Housing Case Manager (Homeless Recovery Services)

Profile:

The Rapid Re-Housing Case Manager, as part of the Homeless Recovery Services team and in collaboration with the person served, is responsible for providing assessment, case plan development, benefits access, housing application completion, and linkage to needs based referral sources. This position involves home based services. The Rapid Re-Housing Case Manager provides services to an assigned caseload under the supervision of the Program Manager.

Status:

Full-time

Requirements:

BA, BS in human services field required. Minimum of 2 years relevant experience preferred. Social work license preferred. Valid Michigan driver’s license and proof of auto insurance.

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Title:

PASRR Nurse (OAS)

Profile:

We are seeking an Independant Contractor.

This is primarily a clinical position which involves the provision of physical and psycho-social assessments to individuals pursuant to PASRR regulations, as well as the provision of physical and psycho-social assessments to community-dwelling elderly who are clients of NSO-OAS.

Requirements:

AA/RN + 5 years nursing experience or BSN/RN + 4 years nursing experience Michigan Registration as a Registered Nurse Age-specific and Population-specific Requirements: •Knowledge of mental diagnoses and behaviors •Knowledge of developmental issues in the older adult population •Knowledge of how mental illness impacts older adults •Demonstrated competency serving older adults with mental illness. •Basic computer skills required

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Title:

Accounting/Finance Intern-Unpaid

Profile:

Performs general basic accounting functions such as assisting staff with preparing financial reports, maintaining ledgers, journal entries and other activities associated with budgets and assets. Input journal entries into general ledger for accounts payable and receivables as directed. Reviews cash receipts against the financial status report.

Reviews all invoices and check files for status of payment and duplications. Inputs invoice and check request information into the computer system as directed. Maintains organized files with check copies and back-up documentation. Locates files as needed for financial staff. Maintains a file of all bills that do not have sufficient back-up documentation. Maintains an organized file on all contracts, leases, etc. Assist staff in completing financial and compliance audits under direction of supervisor. Performs any other related accounting/ finance duties as assigned by the supervisor.

Requirements:

Unpaid internship opportunity for business administration, accounting and finance students ( sophomore, junior, senior, or graduate level students) who are looking for direct work experience in a fast paced Accounting/Finance Department.

Location:

Central Office - 220 Bagley, Suite 1200, Detroit, MI 48226

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Title:

Supports Coordinator- Life Choices Unit

Profile:

This is position involves regular face to face contact with individuals experiencing developmental disabilities(DD). This position requires the coordination of community services rendered to clients, provision of concrete services, and advocacy tasks such as assisting in making appointments and securing financial benefits. This position requires a significant amount of paperwork. All interested candidates should send their resume in Word or PDF format.

Status:

Full-time

Requirements:

LBSW + 2 yrs exp. in mental health field or similar degree in human services with 1 yr exp. is required. Good writing skills & the ability to handle multiple tasks is required. Ability to effectively work with and maintain patience with DD population. Position is located at our Life Choices Unit, Woodward Ave., Detroit, MI.

Location:

Central Office - 220 Bagley, Suite 1200, Detroit, MI 48226

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Title:

Monitor (Tumaini)

Profile:

This position provides screening and monitoring of homeless consumers and all incoming packages. Position monitors and assists with the general physical maintenance of the building; including monitoring and providing security throughout the inside and front of the building as well as the parking lot. Staff will also provide support and encouragement to consumers, assist in maintaining a safe and secure environment and assist with addressing the basic needs of consumers.

Requirements:

Some knowledge of substance abuse field and general principles and philosophies of Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous. High School graduate or equivalent. One year of experience in working with homeless individuals and a broad range of substance abuse and mental health problems. Valid Michigan drivers license and current auto insurance or state ID

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