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Employment Support Professional

Company: Blue Ridge Health
Location: Waynesville
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Overview:Blue Ridge Health is currently seeking an Employment Support Professional to be part of our Supported Employment Team in Waynesville, NC.What We Offer You::

  • A competitive benefits plan, including Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Company sponsored life insurance and short and long-term disability coverage
  • 403(b) retirement account with company matching
  • Supplemental accident insurance available
  • 7 paid holidays per year
  • PTO and Personal Day accrual, starting day 1 - (We value a work-life balance!)
  • Flexible Schedules AvailableWhat You'll Do::The Employment Support Professional (ESP) is responsible for implementing the day to day functions of the IPS-Supported Employment Team. The ESP will work collaboratively with clients and employers to develop and provide employment opportunities, psychiatric rehabilitation and vocational education services. Responsibilities include:
    • omplete Vocational assessments with clients to assess interests
    • Provide job coaching at employment sites
    • Assist clients in the creation of environmental support
    • Teach clients necessary skills for attempting to secure and retain employment.
    • Coach clients around identifying strengths in relation to living, current skills, learning ability, work history, and social skills.
    • Schedule, coordinate, and obtain individualized employment opportunities with clients
    • Assist with the job application process
    • Help clients build interview skills
    • Provide assistance and encouragement to Eligible Consumers to explore vocational goals, strengths, and problems. What We're Looking For::
      • Prefer a Bachelors Degree in a human services field from an accredited college or university
      • Minimum 1 year of experience working with intellectually developmentally disabled persons, mental health, substance abuse, or;
      • a Minimum of 2 years experience in recruiting and job placement,or;
      • an equivalent combination of education and experience.
      • Valid Driver's LicenseAbout Blue Ridge Health::At Blue Ridge Health our mission is to improve Health, inspire Hope, and advance Healing through access to Compassionate, Affordable, and Quality Care. We are seeking individuals with a passion for creating an exceptional patient and client care experience to join our team! We are a nonprofit system of Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) that works closely with communities to meet the ever-changing medical and behavioral healthcare needs of individuals throughout WNC.COVID-19 Vaccine Requirement: At Blue Ridge Health, the health and safety of our employees, clients and patients is our top priority. Thats why all offers of employment are contingent on verifying that candidates are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, in accordance with federal mandates. Individuals may submit a request for exemption from the vaccine requirement for medical reasons or sincerely held religious beliefs.At Blue Ridge Health, we provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Keywords: Blue Ridge Health, Asheville , Employment Support Professional, Human Resources , Waynesville, North Carolina

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