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$400 Sign-On Bonus!
Have you been keeping your eyes open for a new opportunity? Wishing you worked for a company that offers a culture where everyone on the Team is valued and the office environment is stimulating and the company promotes an opportunity to GROW? If you answered YES to either of these questions, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Respite Team in Scottsdale!
Being a Full Time Respite Specialist for our Respite Program has its Advantages!
As a Respite Specialist at Devereux, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. Located in Scottsdale, AZ, the Respite Specialist will be assisting the Program Manager and Program Coordinator in both the Family and Facility Respite Programs by maintaining client files, processing client time cards, and scheduling respite hours with client families and referring agencies.The Respite Specialist will also coordinate with internal Foster Care Specialists, respite providers, and families to ensure provider families maintain licensure requirements and training to ensure high-quality services are delivered to individuals and families.
The goal of respite care is to successfully provide an interval of rest for clients and their primary caregivers without disruption or compromise to their home environments. In this role you will actively assist the clients in the participation, involvement and routine of the Respite program. Through the Respite program, the kids get to enjoy group activities and go on field trips to museums, roller skating, and more!
Schedule: Tuesday - Saturday 8:30am-5:00pm
An environment where you can be an active contributor to the treatment planning process
A fun, fast-paced and supportive environment
Paid time off and sick time
Generous Employee Referrral Program with a fast payout milestone
Quality Low-Cost Benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision (30-day benefit eligibility waiting period for new hires!)http://benefits.devereux.org
Student loan debt assistance
And you get to spend time mentoring and having fun with kids!
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High school diploma or GED required. Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services or related field preferred.
Three (3) years of experience in human services or related field required OR one (1) year of experience with a Bachelor’s Degree.
Bilingual preferred but not required
Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs required
Strong administrative/coordinating duties required
Case management skills is a plus
Organizational skills required
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience with licensing/accreditation requirements for client charts preferred
Knowledge of community resources and supportive guidance preferred
Must be 21 years of age or older (per licensing standards)
Valid Arizona Driver's License & pass DMV 39-month history check
Current AZ Fingerprint Clearance Card with no restrictions (or eligibility to obtain with no restrictions)
Pre-employment Physical and Job Demand Assessment (if applicable)
Drug test within 24hrs of offer w/ negative results
Abilty to attend full time, paid, new hire orientation Monday-Friday 8:30am-5pm
Devereux requires all individuals interviewing for a position involving contact with children to complete The Diana Screen, a screening that assesses a candidate’s understanding of appropriate boundaries between adults and children.
What is Devereux doing to support and protect the health and safety of our staff during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Devereux is committed to the health and safety of our staff. All Devereux centers have formal infectious-disease and emergency-management plans tailored to specifically address the unique aspects of communicable disease prevention including COVID-19. We adhere to all mandates and guidelines in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization and practice all protocols that protect the health and safety of our staff. To learn more of how Devereux is supporting and protecting our staff during the pandemic, please visithttps://jobs.devereux.org/#covid.
About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.
Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.
We employ more than 7,500 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.
Our Culture, Our Expectations
At Devereux, we strive to incorporate Servant Leadership into our culture and every aspect of our organizational framework. This is integrated into the delivery of quality programming for the individuals we serve, their families, and other stakeholders, as well as the development and empowerment of our employees. We offer challenging and exciting work, and our supportive team environment creates an empowering and positive atmosphere. To be successful in our work environment, you will put the needs of others first, and will feel called to serve, and called to lead. As a member of our team, you will support our commitment to cultural diversity and equity across all programs and services, and within all policies and employee practices.
We also believe diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) is fundamental to providing the highest quality of services. We will continuously engage in anti-racist work across our organization and strive to dismantle systemic and structural racism, starting with ourselves. We are deeply committed to racial justice and equity as an employer and as a healthcare provider. We denounce racism in all forms.
Competitive Salary and Benefits
In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux provides a comprehensive health and welfare program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Eligible employees are eligible to start benefits after 30 days of employment. In addition, we offer;
Medical (including telemedicine via phone, web, app), dental, prescription drug, preventative care, and mental health services.
Student loan debt assistance, tuition reimbursement and continuing education assistance.
Generous time-off, 403(b) retirement plan with matching benefit, and voluntary/employee paid supplemental life and accident coverage.
Employee assistance / work-life balance program.
Visitbenefits.devereux.orgto see why we are a great place to work!
Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug screening required. EOE
Posted Date 2 weeks ago (6/1/2021 4:21 PM)
Requisition ID 2021-18138
Category Direct Care
Position Type Full-Time