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(1261) IDD Service Coordinator

Job Description

HOME AND COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES (HCS) SERVICE COORDINATOR

Mental disabilities 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. 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 HCS service coordinator position requires frequent use of initiative and independent judgment; assertive, professional intervention; frequent long-term contact with individuals, families and service providers and the ability to work with minimal supervision. The work environment could consist of a combination of working remotely and in a shared office space, as assigned and deemed appropriate. Job responsibilities require traveling within the service area and flexible hours and schedule. Essential duties include timely completion of comprehensive assessments of individual needs and desires, service planning, referral and linkage, monitoring and advocating on behalf of individuals served, documentation of services provided and interaction with the individual/family served. Job responsibilities are conducted in accordance with HHS Principles, HCS Evidentiary Principles, and Medicaid requirements. The HCS Service Coordinator will participate in interagency planning and CRCG meetings to assist in bridging gaps in services and avoid duplication in services in the communities where individuals receive services. Service Coordinator has a decision-making ability when using Code 11, MAC coding.

Location: Williamson County

Salary: $20.44 – $26.19/hr

*Range of salary subject to applicable differentials listed below*

Applicable Differentials:

$0.75/hr Bilingual

$1.00/hr Master’s degree

$1.00/hr 2 years at BTCS

$1.00/hr 4 years at BTCS

$1.00/hr 6 years at BTCS

Why join our team?

BTCS Values our team members and believes it is important to reward and compensate our team members for their contribution to our success. BTCS offers competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package and generous leave accruals.

Medical Insurance: Through BlueCross Blue Shield, we offer comprehensive medical coverage for you and your eligible dependents with access to network and non-network health care providers. Coverage for employees and eligible dependents begins on the first day of the month following 60 days of employment.

Dental Insurance: Through Dental Select, we offer two coverage plans for dental care, to include preventative, basic and major services. Coverage for employees and eligible dependents begins on the first day of the month following 60 days of employment.

Vision Insurance: Through BlueCross BlueShield, we offer vision coverage to include discounts on everyday vision needs, such as eye exams and glasses and/ or contacts. Coverage for employees and eligible dependents begins on the first day of the month following 60 days of employment.

Prescription Plan: Through BlueCross BlueShield, we offer discounts on generic, preferred or brand-name drugs as well as non-preferred drugs at pharmacies or through a convenient home delivery program. Coverage for employees and eligible dependents begins on the first day of the month following 60 days of employment.

Flexible Spending Accounts: Optional pre-tax contributions for medical reimbursement and dependent care plans.

Retirement Plans:
401A: Through this governmental plan, we offer a 7% match to employee contributions.
457/403(b): Through these governmental plans, employees may contribute pre-tax earnings for retirement. Employees may participate on the first day of employment.

Sponsored Insurance:
Life Insurance: Through Dearborn National, we offer basic life insurance of $5,000. Optional supplemental coverage, as well as spouse and eligible dependent policies, are available to purchase.
Long Term Disability/ Accident/ Critical Illness Insurance: Through Dearborn National we offer optional insurance coverages at a competitive rate. Coverage for employees and eligible dependents begins on the first day of the month following 60 days of employment.

Family and Medical Leave: Job protection to provide care related to a child’s birth or adoption, or for yourself or a family member’s serious health condition.

Employee Assistance Program: Through Alliance Worksite Solutions, we offer a no cost, confidential employee assistance program as a resource to resolve personal, family, financial and legal problems for employees and their dependents.

Professional Development: Joining Bluebonnet Trails is about joining a culture of inclusiveness, collaboration, trust, and the invitation and expectation to have a voice. Bluebonnet offers employees the opportunity to participate in professional development that is skill based and offers continuing education courses to enhance knowledge and performance via online courses and instructor led webinars.

Additional Perks:
– Employee Referral Awards
– Licensure Supervision
– Licensure Renewal Fee Reimbursement
– Public Service Loan Forgiveness Programs
– Educational Leave
– Competitive Pay Differentials for Applicable Positions

 

CityWilliamson County
CountyWilliamson County
CredentialsMinimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Human Services or at least 24 hours in human services, Texas driver’s license and maintain approved driver’s status throughout employment.

Preferred Qualifications: At least one year experience working with individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities. Master’s Degree in Human Services. 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.
Salary Amount$42,515 - 54,475/year
Closing DateOpen until filled
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Administration:
1009 North Georgetown Street
Round Rock, Texas 78664

For Appointments or Information:
844-309-6385

24-Hour Crisis Hotline:
800-841-1255

Bluebonnet Trails Community Services as a recipient of Federal Transit Administration (FTA) grant dollars either directly from FTA or through the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), will comply with the Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. 2000d), the U.S. Department of Transportation implementing regulations, FTA Circular 4702.lB, and TxDOT PTN requirements as specified in Master Grant Agreement, and State Management Plan. Our Title VI Plan can be viewed here: BBT - Title VI Plan - Sep 2020 - 2023

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