Visiting Nurse

Home health agency based in Somerville, MA, but with a satellite office close to Berkshire Community College in Westfield, MA. Here are the responsibilities of the position:
  1. Provides professional nursing care by utilizing all elements of nursing process.
  2. Assesses and evaluates patient’s/client’s status by:
    1. Reviewing and implementing the plan of care.
    2. Regularly re-evaluating the patient/client needs.
    3. Revising the plan of care as necessary.
  3. Administers medication and treatments as prescribed by the physician.
  4. Initiates and applies appropriate preventative, therapeutic and rehabilitative nursing procedures and techniques and maintains communication regarding patient/client care with the physician, supervisory personnel, and other professional staff involved in patient/client care.
  5. Completes, maintains, and submits accurate and relevant clinical notes regarding patient/client condition and care given.
  6. Uses supplies and equipment effectively and efficiently, and maintains equipment per agency policy.
  7. Assists the patient/client with the activities of daily living and facilitates the patient’s/client’s efforts towards self-sufficiency and independence.
  8. Submits clinical notes within 48 hours of completing the visit.
  9. Teaches the patient/client’s family/caregiver self-care techniques as appropriate. Provides medication, diet and other instructions as ordered by the physician and recognizes and utilized opportunities for health counseling with the patients/clients and families/caregivers.
  10. Provides and maintains a safe environment for the patient/client
  11. Identifies and discusses with the clinical/case manager the need for involvement of other members of the health team such as the home health aide, physical therapy, social worker, etc.
This position is ideally full time, but can be per diem as well. The qualifications are as follows:
  1. Bachelor’s degree in nursing and one year of related work experience.
  2. Associate’s degree with two years of related work experience.
  3. Currently enrolled in an LPN to RN program, or RN to BSN program.
Applicants should send their resumes via email to careers@nizhonihealth.com

Case Manager

Case Manager substance abuse services– Orange Recovery Home

Orange Recovery Home for men is seeking a full-time case manager to provide support and case management advocacy to participants. The Orange program is a substance abuse recovery program for men ages 18 and older. Our next case manager will play an integral role in establishing and nurturing a safe, drug-free, health-oriented, supportive environment steeped in the culture of recovery.

The Orange Recovery Program is one of three recovery homes that serve as transitional residences for men and women 18 years of age and older who are in the early stages of substance abuse recovery. We provide a lightly structured, drug-free environment. This supportive environment is maintained through 24-hour staffing and case management services. The social model and milieu encourage house residents to provide one another with a culture of recovery, support, sharing, and positive peer role modeling. The programs are built on the philosophy that each individual must learn to take responsibility for their own recovery process.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:

  • CADAC/LADC preferred.
  • At least 2 years’ experience working with substance addiction population.
  • Experience working with the homeless population.
  • Familiarity with community social, vocational, entitlement, and medical resources.
  • Valid driver’s license and acceptable motor vehicle record.
  • CPR and 1st Aid Certifications

BENEFITS/COMPENSATION:

In addition to being progressive and a cutting-edge non-profit human services agency, we offer a starting salary of $15.00 per hour, with generous time-off and opportunity for advancement, as well as paid applicable training (CPR, First Aid, and MAP). Employees are eligible for comprehensive health insurance and dental plans, 403(B) retirement plan, disability benefits, paid life insurance, tuition assistance, and much more!

To apply: Send resume and cover letter citing Search #215 in the subject line to jobs@servicenet.org

Shared Living Provider

SHARED LIVING PROVIDER – Springfield Area

Provide in-home support and assistance to a very active, male shared living client. A qualified host will teach individual independent living skills and provide a safe and stable living environment. Create and supervise outings and activities in the community. This is a full-time commitment and providers will receive a tax-free monthly stipend averaging around $2,500 per month.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Creativity, enthusiasm, and a passionate drive to make a difference in the world
  • Ability to connect with people
  • A deep belief in the potential of every human being
  • Valid driver’s license, acceptable driving record, and vehicle
  • Must own or rent a home with an available bedroom
  • Physical ability to perform the requirements of the position including CPR
  • Good communication and computer skills.

To apply: Please send resume and cover letter citing Search #213 in the subject line to jobs@servicenet.org

Mental Health Recovery Counselor – Hadley

Mental Health Recovery Counselor– Stockbridge House- Hadley

ServiceNet is seeking recovery counselors to work in a mental health residential program that is double-staffed around the clock and serves 4 adults in Hadley, MA.

Recovery Counselors working in a residential program play a meaningful role by accepting clients as they are and providing the skills building to encourage their success and independence. In this position, you will provide and assist participants living at Stockbridge House with information and strategies to meet their individualized recovery goals. You will be part of a multidisciplinary team promoting contextual rehabilitation—a change model that facilitates people’s success according to the context of their life—by considering what they’ve been through and identifying their next steps.

Qualifications:

  • Two years’ experience in mental health or human services field preferred
  • Ability to think outside the box, motivate, inspire and support participants to develop and reach their goals
  • Physical ability to perform the requirements of the position
  • MAP Certification and CPR Certification preferred but will be offered upon hiring
  • Valid Driver’s License and acceptable motor vehicle record

Available Schedules:

2 Full-time overnight positions

1 Full-time day position


BENEFITS/COMPENSATION:
In addition to being progressive and a cutting-edge non-profit human services agency, we offer a starting salary of $12.00 per hour, with generous time-off and opportunity for advancement, as well as paid training (CPR, First Aid, and MAP). Employees are eligible for comprehensive health insurance and dental plans, 403(B) retirement plan, disability benefits, paid life insurance, tuition assistance, and much more!

To apply: Send resume and cover letter (indicating which schedule you are applying for) citing Search #214 in the subject line to jobs@servicenet.org

Mental Health Outreach Recovery Counselor – Greenfield

MENTAL HEALTH OUTREACH RECOVERY COUNSELOR-CBFS – Greenfield

Are you ready to help people and make a difference? Then consider what career opportunities ServiceNet has to offer! ServiceNet is seeking an outreach recovery counselor to work with our community based flexible supports (CBFS) services in Greenfield. This position is full-time Tuesday through Saturday.

Recovery Counselors play an integral role in our client’s recovery. In this position, you will provide and assist program participants with information and strategies to support and maintain participants’ individualized recovery goals. You will be part of a multidisciplinary team promoting a recovery-based model of care.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field preferred.
  • Experience working with people in a recovery-based model of care preferred.
  • Ability to motivate, inspire, and support participants in developing and reaching their personal goals.
  • Physical ability to perform the requirements of the position and CPR.
  • Valid Driver’s License and acceptable motor vehicle record.

BENEFITS/COMPENSATION:

In addition to being progressive and a cutting-edge non-profit human services agency, we offer a starting salary of $12.00 per hour, with generous time-off and opportunity for advancement, as well as paid applicable training (CPR, First Aid, and MAP). Full-time employees are eligible for comprehensive health insurance and dental plans, 403(B) retirement plan, disability benefits, paid life insurance, tuition assistance, and much more!

To apply: Send resume and cover letter citing Search #210 in the subject line to jobs@servicenet.org

Client Service Specialist / Receptionist

Client Service Specialist/Receptionist- Northampton

Our busy outpatient clinic in downtown Northampton is seeking part-time and full-time client service specialists. This person will have excellent customer service skills and previous experience working in a fast-paced office environment as well as familiarity with many different populations. They will greet every person who walks into the clinic with a smile and willingness to service them.

The Client Service Specialist is responsible for a variety of administrative duties necessary to run the department efficiently, including, but not limited to being cross trained in all office positions. They will also serve as a liaison for information and communication between clients, doctors, and clinicians.

Our outpatient services provide counseling and medication management, when needed, to anyone struggling with mental health or substance abuse issues in all five of our outpatient clinics. We provide evidence-based treatments that work.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum 1 year of office experience.
  • Excellent typing, organization, and interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge of computers and office machinery.
  • Knowledge of excel.

BENEFITS/COMPENSATION:

In addition to being progressive and a cutting-edge human services agency, we offer a competitive salary with generous time-off and opportunity for advancement. Full-time employees are eligible for comprehensive health insurance and dental plans, 403(B) retirement plan, disability benefits, paid life insurance, tuition assistance, and much more!

To apply: Send resume and cover letter (including your availability) citing Search #202 in the subject line to jobs@servicenet.org