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At D.A. Blodgett - St. John's we offer competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and a positive/supportive work environment. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity and cultural competence. To apply for a position, unless otherwise indicated below, please send resume with cover letter, including salary or wage preference, as well as any questions to: humanresources@dabsj.org.
 

HOME BASED SERVICES THERAPIST – Full Time Therapist to provide in-home family therapy and services coordination with a focus on an identified child.  Master’s Degree in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, Marriage and Family or equivalent; full or limited license in the state of Michigan (LMSW, LPC, LLP, LMFT) required.  Must possess strong knowledge of the common diagnoses and treatments for children and possess the skills and enthusiasm necessary to facilitate positive change.

SUPPORTS COORDINATOR – Full time position providing individual case management to children with developmental disabilities. Job requires linking, monitoring, and coordinating services within the family system and the community. Services are provided in the home setting and some evening hours are required.  BSW/LBSW or related human services degree required.   Experience working with culturally diverse populations and experience working with children with developmental disabilities preferred.  Bilingual persons are encouraged to apply.

IT MANAGER – Full-time position responsible for managing all information technology services of the Agency including supervision and management of the IT Team.  Directly supervised by the Director of Facilities, the IT Manager will coordinate all specialized technology including but not limited to: Web Designers, Database Programmers, Internet/Telephone Service providers as well as information systems such as computers, cell phones, printers, etc. The position maintains support and training of all technology systems. Ensuring that the Agency remains up to date in technology and services, the IT Manager will make recommendations to the Agency Leadership team on innovative opportunities as the expert in Information Technology. Networking degree and a minimum of 5 years experience required. Management and programming experience preferred.

MEDICAL BILLING SPECIALIST – Full-time Medical Billing Specialist responsible for the mental health reimbursement activities in a multi-site, non-profit behavioral health organization.  Strong organization, analytical, and problem solving skills required.  Experience in credentialing, claims management, private pay, community mental health and third party billing is necessary.  Two years medical billing, Medical Billing Certificate, and work with Network 180 preferred.

DIRECT CARE COUNSELOR – Full time, 2nd and 3rd shift, counselor role providing direct care for children and youth living in an open program at D. A. Blodgett - St. John’s Residential Homes.  Counselors see to the physical and emotional needs of the residents who have experienced some form of abuse and/or neglect.  Counselors will model and teach appropriate social skills while working closely with a staff therapist to implement individualized treatment plans.  This role demands an individual with strong relationship building skills, physical and emotional stamina and an ability to work in a team environment in order to provide a family setting. Counselors act in a parental role by meeting basic needs of youth. Completion of a Bachelor's degree in a human services field is preferred. Valid Driver’s License with a good driving record is required.  Those interested in starting a career in the child welfare field or those with a desire to help struggling children and teenagers are encouraged to apply.

COMMUNITY LIVING SUPPORTS AIDE – Part-time with flexible schedule working with developmentally delayed or severely emotionally disturbed children. Meeting with the child in the family home to teach, train and/or assist the child with his or her needs that may increase or maintain personal self sufficiency. Child welfare experience preferred.

RESPITE WORKERS - Part Time Respite Worker positions available to provide temporary relief for families in their homes and in the community. Working with children who have emotional and/or behavioral challenges, respite fulfills the care and support responsibilities usually performed by the family caregiver according to the needs and abilities of the child. Respite is offered at variable times including: days, evenings and weekends. Minimum education requirements include High School diploma or GED.