Contract Position

Board Certified Behavioral Analyst

Description of Service

Eligibility: Licensed Board Certified Behavioral Analyst 
 
Additional preferred qualifications: Experience providing services to individuals with IDD and/or Autism. Experience providing crisis assessment and services. Bilingual (Spanish/English). Comfort level working with families, Medicaid providers, and individuals of all ages, as well as with providing services in the community (versus site-based services).
 

Rate of Payment

$75/hour

Areas to be Served

Bastrop County, Burnet County, Caldwell County, Fayette County, Gonzales County, Guadalupe County, Lee County, Williamson County

Eligibility

Licensed as a Board Certified Behavioral Analyst.

Degree: Master’s degree in human services (psychology, social work, counseling, education).

How to Obtain an Application

Apply on this website.

Contract Position

Children Crisis Respite

Description of Service

Services are provided within a provider’s home to youth below the age of 18 who are experiencing a crisis, and the child or caregivers are in need of temporarily relief from their care. The intent of the service is to encourage stabilization in the natural living environment, and prevent admission to out-of-home institutions, such as hospitals, residential treatment centers, and juvenile detention.  These youths are diagnosed with a behavioral health and/or intellectual developmental disability or related condition.

Rate of Payment

$100 per day regardless of length of stay

Areas to be Served

Bastrop County, Burnet County, Caldwell County, Fayette County, Lee County, Williamson County

Eligibility

At least 21 years of age.
All home occupants are able to pass all criminal background checks and screenings.
Valid Texas Driver’s License or ID.
Previous experience working with individuals diagnosed with a behavioral health or intellectual developmental disability.
Able to complete all required trainings to contract with the Children’s Crisis Respite program.
Able to satisfy home inspection and fire inspection requirements.
Home liability insurance.

How to Obtain an Application

Apply on this website.

Contract Position

Family Directed Provider

Description of Service

Family Directed Provider will facilitate community supported living activities and respite services at the request of the Individuals Family.  Services will be in line with those identified in the Individual’s  Plan.

Rate of Payment

$10 per hour

Areas to be Served

Bastrop County, Burnet County, Caldwell County, Fayette County, Gonzales County, Guadalupe County, Lee County, Williamson County

Eligibility

Successful Provider candidates will be able to demonstrate proof of the following qualifications;
• At least 18 years of age
• Valid Texas Driver’s License or TX ID
• Auto liability insurance
• Clean driving record
• Minimum Education of a High School Diploma or GED
• Pass all criminal, fraud, and employability screenings

Start Date

01/09/2015

End Date

01/08/2016

How to Obtain an Application

Apply on this website.

Contract Position

Host Home and Companion Care Provider

Description of Service

Bluebonnet Trails Community Services is seeking Host Home and Companion Care Providers for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.  Companion Care takes place in the provider’s home 24 hours/day.  The Host Home must be a safe and secure environment.  Services include providing assistance with daily living skills, meal preparation, housekeeping and transportation to and from appointments and activities.

Rate of Payment

Dependent on consumer's Level of Need.

Areas to be Served

Bastrop County, Burnet County, Caldwell County, Fayette County, Gonzales County, Guadalupe County, Lee County, Williamson County

Eligibility

Must be at least 18 years of age or older, pass all background checks and have a satisfactory driving record. Home must be located in the county where consumer receives services. Must have home or renters insurance and auto insurance.

Start Date

12/03/2015

End Date

08/31/2016

How to Obtain an Application

Apply on this website.

Contract Position

Licensed Behavior Analyst, BCBA

Description of Service

The Licensed Behavior Analyst will provide Behavior Support services to individuals of all ages who have a diagnosis of IDD and/or Autism. The contractor will determine the areas or counties of service. The individuals served by the position will generally have co-occurring behavioral health conditions or a chronic behavioral condition.  Availability to respond within 1-2 weeks of requests for service is critical as many of these individuals are at risk of hospitalization, incarceration, or even loss of their present living situation if prompt attention is not given to their needs. Within 30 days of the first meeting, a Functional Behavior Assessment must be complete, along with a Behavior Support Plan identifying strategies to be utilized in teaching replacement behaviors. Generally, these services are provided in the individual’s home or community. However, when this arrangement is determined to be unsafe or unavailable, clinic space can be reserved for therapy. It is expected that parents or caregivers are trained to implement the strategies in the Behavior Support Plan.

Rate of Payment

$75 per hour

Areas to be Served

Bastrop County, Burnet County, Caldwell County, Fayette County, Gonzales County, Guadalupe County, Lee County, Williamson County

Eligibility

At least 21 years of age
Valid Texas Driver’s License or Texas ID
Pass all criminal, fraud and employability screenings
Licensed Board Certification in Behavior Analysis
Must successfully complete all Bluebonnet Trails contractor orientation/trainings prior to providing services to individuals

How to Obtain an Application

Apply on this website.

Contract Position

Licensed Psychologist

Description of Service

Provide targeted diagnostic assessments to determine if individuals qualify for Intellectual Developmental Disability Services. Qualifying diagnoses are Intellectual Developmental Disabilities and Autism. Related conditions (such as Cerebral Palsy, Traumatic Brain Injury, etc.) diagnosed by a physician may also be evaluated to determine if they are eligible for other Medicaid funded programs.

These diagnostic assessments include intellectual/cognitive testing, as well as assessment of adaptive functioning.

Rate of Payment

$350.00 per assessment—includes submission of written assessment with determinations and diagnostic form; does require face-to-face assessment; $150 per endorsement—includes submission of written assessment endorsing previous assessments the examiner has deemed adequate to support a diagnostic conclusion without further testing; does require a brief face-to- face assessment

Areas to be Served

Bastrop County, Burnet County, Caldwell County, Fayette County, Gonzales County, Guadalupe County, Lee County, Williamson County

Eligibility

• At least 21 years of age
• Valid Texas Driver’s License or Texas ID
• Pass all criminal, fraud and employability screenings
• Licensed psychologist in the State of Texas
• Experience providing diagnostic testing
• Must successfully complete all Bluebonnet Trails contractor orientation/trainings prior to providing services to individuals

How to Obtain an Application

Apply on this website.

Contract Position

Network Provider – PAS/HAB & SHL/CS

Description of Service

The independent contractor will provide direct personal assistance with activities of daily living for adults with developmental disabilities. Includes providing transportation and assisting with training in life skills in the consumer’s home and in the community.

Rate of Payment

$10 per hour

Areas to be Served

Bastrop County, Burnet County, Caldwell County, Fayette County, Gonzales County, Guadalupe County, Lee County, Williamson County

Eligibility

At least 18 years of age; high school diploma/GED; copy of DPS driving record and proof of auto liability insurance. At least one year experience providing services to individuals with developmental disabilities. Must use own car and provide transportation for the consumer. Current auto liability insurance required. Good reading and writing skills required. Must pass background check.

How to Obtain an Application

Apply on this website.

Contract Position

Network Provider – Respite Services

Description of Service

The independent contractor will provide planned or emergency short-term relief to the primary caregiver of persons with developmental disabilities. Services are provided in the home of the contractor or the person with developmental disabilities.

Rate of Payment

$10.00/hour for up to 10 hours; $100/day for 10 hours or more.

Areas to be Served

Burnet County, Caldwell County, Fayette County, Gonzales County, Guadalupe County, Lee County, Williamson County

Eligibility

At least 18 years of age; high school diploma/GED. Must have at least one year of experience working with the developmentally disabled. If services are provided in contractor’s home, must have homeowner’s insurance and be subject to an inspection of the home. Current auto liability insurance required. Good reading and writing skills required. Must pass background screening.

How to Obtain an Application

Apply on this website.

Contract Position

OSAR/Priority Admissions Counselor

Description of Service

Summary of Position: This position is responsible for conducting targeted outreach to individuals with opioid use disorders (OUDs) per DSM 5 criteria; conducting screenings with individuals identified as having an OUD; engaging individuals in a process of informed consent; ensuring timely entry to treatment in accordance with state and federal guidelines and providing overdose prevention education. This position will further be responsible for engaging consumers in brief intervention; motivational counseling; crisis intervention and case management to support continuum of care. The position will be based out of the OSAR office co-located at Austin State Hospital and will require travel to surrounding communities within Region 7 (a 30 county region) to ensure timely service provision. Must have familiarity with Opioid Use Disorders and effective treatment modalities (i.e. Medication Assisted Therapy).

This position will serve OSAR Region 7.

If interested in this position, please send your resume/cv to contracts@bbtrails.org do not apply online.

Rate of Payment

19.11-20.11/HR

Areas to be Served

Bastrop County, Burnet County, Caldwell County, Fayette County, Lee County, Williamson County

Eligibility

Minimum Qualifications: Must meet the criteria for a LPC-Intern, LMSW (under board approved supervision plan).

Preferred Qualifications: Qualified Credentialed Counselor (LCSW or LPC), LCDC, or LMFT, who is licensed and in good standing in the State of Texas. Must have familiarity with HHSC rules and guidelines with respect to eligibility criteria and availability for HHSC-funded substance abuse treatment services.

Region 7: Bastrop, Bell, Blanco, Bosque, Brazos, Burleson, Burnet, Caldwell, Coryell, Falls, Fayette, Freestone, Grimes, Hamilton, Hays, Hill, Lampasas, Lee, Leon, Limestone, Llano, Madison, McLennan, Milam, Mills, Robertson, San Saba, Travis, Washington and Williamson Counties

How to Obtain an Application

If interested in this position, please send your resume/cv to contracts@bbtrails.org

Contract Position

SUD Crisis Case Manager

Description of Service

Under the supervision of the Director of SUD services, this position will provide a combination of functions to include providing co-occurring psychiatric and substance abuse disorder case management, counseling and follow up services, relapse and prevention and screening and referrals to community resources and providers. This position will provide services in the community setting and the Seguin and Gonzales and clinics and be able to partner with law enforcement, the medical community, schools, families, and social services agencies in a collaborative effort to assist persons in need of services. This position requires a flexible work schedule with days, evenings, and on call services as needed. The person in this position is responsible for assisting crisis case managers by providing crisis assessment, intervention, and screening for hospitalization to individuals experiencing a substance use/ mental health crisis. This position is responsible for assessing an individual’s risk of harm to self and/or others and for providing a preliminary screening for outpatient services to the individual currently in crisis. This positions requires an individual who is able to work both independently and collaboratively.

If interested in this position, please send your resume/cv to contracts@bbtrails.org do not apply online.

Rate of Payment

19.11-20.11/HR

Areas to be Served

Gonzales County, Guadalupe County

Eligibility

Minimum Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree from and accredited college or university with a major in a social, behavioral, or human service field. Knowledge of mental illness and substance use disorders as defined in the DSM-V is required. Must be licensed as an LCDC and have a valid Texas Driver’s License. Must meet the criteria for a QMHP (Qualified Mental Health Professional).

How to Obtain an Application

If interested in this position, please send your resume/cv to contracts@bbtrails.org
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