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Job Description:
The Recovery Center of Maryland is looking for a motivated, compassionate, focused, organized and detail-oriented Psychiatric Rehabilitation Program Direct Care Worker. This is a CONTRACT position.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Maintaining a client caseload of a minimum of 20 clients
  • Meeting a minimum of 6 in-person contact sessions per month with each client in the community as well as on-site.
  • Work from a Client-Centered Approach
  • Understand the importance of self-determination in meeting a client’s needs
  • A minimum of 2-years direct care experience with children and adults
  • Determine if the client has, or maybe eligible, for Federal or State entitlements
  • Assist the client, if necessary, to apply for all entitlements for which the client may be eligible if they do not have entitlements.
  • Encourage community integration and access to local support services
  • Goal setting and treatment plan development
  • Assess the client’s strengths, needs, abilities, and progress
  • Provide supportive services that encourage independence
  • Medication monitoring and crisis intervention
  • Willing to submit to random drug testing and criminal background checks

Minimum Requirements:

  • HS Diploma (or GED) REQUIRED - Associate or Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Minimum of two years direct care work with children & adults
  • Strong writing skills
  • Ability to work independently and manage a productive schedule
  • Thorough understanding of HIPP
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable vehicle
  • CPR certification

Job Type: Full-time