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NSO is currently accepting applications for the following positions:


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:

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:

Community Navigator

Profile:

This is a social work/case management position responsible for identifying and establishing relationships with community partners; identifying, linking and coordinating community resources; and developing new community resources. EOE

Status:

Full-time

Requirements:

Bachelor degree in social work or human services plus 3 years of experience as a social worker or community organizer, or resource developer. Licensed Bachelor of Social Worker preferred. Experience in working with geriatric population. Must have proficient skills in Microsoft Word; Excel; PowerPoint; Access, etc.

Location:

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

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Title:

Housing Based Case Manager (HRS)

Profile:

The Housing Based Case Manager, as part of the Supportive Housing Services Team and in collaboration with the person served, is responsible for linking consumers to the Supportive Housing Program, assisting them with housing search and placement, and coordinating with mainstream service providers in the provision of supportive services. The position involves intensive community based services. The Housing Based Case Manager is under the supervision of the Program Manager of Supportive Housing Services.

Status:

Full-time

Requirements:

BSW preferred, BA required. Minimum of 2 years relevant experience required. Social Work License preferred. 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:

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:

Workforce Development Specialist (YouthLink)

Profile:

This position works with youth ages 14-21 and provides case management and job readiness services.

Status:

Full-time

Requirements:

Bachelor's Degree 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. Excellent documentation skills. Ability to create and maintain files. 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 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. Knowledge of Workforce development programs, services, techniques, and performance. Experience with customer assessment, program eligibility, and providing support and training services. Ability to maintain high levels of confidentiality, credibility, and professionalism.

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Title:

OBRA Nurse (OAS)

Profile:

This is a clinical position which includes the provision of nursing services to OBRA clients, overseeing the provision of health care services from other sources (e.g., physicians, Medicaid waivers, neurological exams, etc.) and monitoring of clients’ progress.

Requirements:

AA degree in Nursing, BSN desired. 2 years psychiatric nursing experience desired. RN Registration with the State of Michigan. Good writing, communication, problem solving and basic computer skills. Valid Michigan driver’s license and proof of auto insurance. Valid Michigan driver license, own transportation and current vehicle insurance.

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Title:

Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant (OAS)

Profile:

This position entails the provision of Occupational Therapy services, under supervision, for clients who primarily have developmental disabilities. Responsibilities include direct client contact in individual and group sessions, as well as contributing to treatment planning and providing transportation. This position functions mainly in a Team setting, working with those with Developmental Disabilities within NSO’s PASRR contract.

Status:

Full-time

Requirements:

AA degree. Registration as an Occupational Therapy Assistant. One year experience with geriatric, psychiatric and/or DD populations is preferred. Writing skills equivalent of AA degree level and basic computer skills are required. 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:

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:

Peer Educator (YIP)

Profile:

This position includes conducting workshops, street outreach, presentations and trainings in the areas of violence and substance and substance abuse prevention.

Status:

Part-time

Requirements:

Currently attending high school. Knowledge of violence and substance abuse prevention strategies. Able to participate in outreach training. Knowledge of the community. Good communication skills, good public speaking skills, assertiveness and leadership qualities.

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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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