Under the supervision of the TRR Director, the ACT Team Leader is responsible to the Assertive Community Treatment Team which is an intensive rehabilitation program for eligible persons with severe and persistent mental illness. Consumer contact is frequent, sometimes daily, with individuals, family members, or service providers to maintain community integration. Provides 70% administrative and 30% direct client contact. Assures Performance Contract targets are met, Community Standards are achieved, and Fidelity Model followed. Ensures availability of services provided 7 days a week with on-call coverage after-hours.
Supervises, trains, and consults with staff and maintains operating organizations. Provides direct supervision to all team members and serves as the Team Leader to assure individuals served gain access to medical, social, vocational, and other needed services. Job requires travel, flexible hours, and a telephone. Works under moderate supervision with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.
*This position will remain open for seven calendar days, or until filled.*
Minimum of a Master's Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in counseling, social work, psychology, or a field related to human behavior. Current licensure in Texas to provide counseling services (Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, etc.or Licensed Professional Counselor Intern, Licensed Clinical Social Worker Intern, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Intern, etc.)
Valid Texas drivers license with good driving record.
One year experience in social and rehabilitative work.
One year supervisory experience
Ability to provide rehabilitative therapy and to communicate effectively.