The Texas Home Living Service Coordinator provides services to children and adults with developmental disabilities based on the Person Centered Thinking model through assessment of needs, development of service plans, facilitating service linkages and monitoring for their effectiveness, provision of crisis intervention/prevention supports, and the delivery of advocacy services. Services provided require good clinical judgment, excellent verbal and written communication skills, ability to work autonomously and professionally with a diverse population, ability to work in a fast-paced environment and the ability to submit documentation within 24 hours or per job description. The ability to work with families and sensitivity to various cultural differences is critical. A variety of communication skills are necessary in order to: interface with individuals served, accurately document service provision, as well the ability to effectively advocate with various agency and inter-agency personnel to accomplish objectives. The purpose for the position is to empower individuals served to achieve life goals and to live effectively within their families and/or communities.
The Txhml Service Coordinator be well-organized and proficient in clinical documentation per the Txhml Waiver guidelines. Travel is required within the service area daily and within Bluebonnet Trails Community Services area as needed. Work is performed under general supervision of the Service Coord. Supv. with moderate latitude for use of initiative and independent judgment. Job responsibilities require flexible hours and schedule.
|Credentials||Minimum Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree or higher with a major in a social, behavioral, or human service field including, but not limited to: psychology, social work, medicine, nursing, rehabilitation, counseling, sociology, human development, development, gerontology, educational psychology, education, or criminal justice. Meet Bluebonnet Trails Community Services driving requirements and maintain approved driving status throughout employment. Must have a valid Texas Driver's License.|
Preferred Qualifications: At least one-year experience working with individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities. Master’s Degree preferred. Demonstrated ability to use good clinical judgment, get along well with others and work effectively in a fast-paced setting. Demonstrated computer and documentation skills. Knowledge of appropriate community resources. Bilingual (English/Spanish). Experience with Medicaid Waiver programs.
|Closing Date||Open until filled|