Staff is responsible for providing Adult Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) or Youth MHFA training to public school district employees, public school resource officers, university employees, law enforcement staff and other participants as a preventative measure to assist in early identification of adult, or youth at risk of social-emotional disorders. Staff will be responsible for submitting monthly and quarterly reports/invoices to HHSC and working closely with the local Education Service Center. The primary focus will be to increase awareness of MHFA training, increase the number of MHFA training sessions available, and increase the number of overall trainings completed in the current fiscal year compared to the previous fiscal year. Staff must be able to pass MHFA certification within 90 days of employment. Works under the supervision of the Center’s Youth Services Director.
A minimum of a bachelor’s or advance degree from an accredited college or university with a major in psychology, social work, medicine, nursing, rehabilitation, counseling, sociology, human growth and development, physician assistant, gerontology, special education, educational psychology, early childhood education or early childhood intervention.
Valid Texas Driver’s License.