Engagement Coordinator

 

LOCATION           

455 East Mound Street, Columbus, OH  43215

 

UNIT

1 Full Time

            

DATES OF POSTING

Until Filled

 

DESCRIPTION 

Provides key interface with potential Amethyst clients who are seeking care with Amethyst.  Delivers the majority of engagement through the Shelter systems and Correctional Institutions in order to and the increase the number of potential clients.  Emphasis of service is on Engagement and Motivational Interviewing strategies that lead to assessments and enrollment in Amethyst programs.  Also responsible for performing assessments, orientation and group counseling with potential clients in recovery.

REQUIREMENTS

The following requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or education experience.

  • Masters degree in Human Services preferred. 

  • LSW or LPC Required.

  • 3-5 years’ experience working with individuals coping with addictions, mental health and family systems problems.

  •  2-4 years’ experience with prevention, crisis intervention, homelessness and persons in recovery.

  •  Broad knowledge of social service system required.  Background in behavioral health assessment required (addictions, mental health and trauma.)  

  • Demonstrated knowledge and skills in areas of Engagement and Motivational Interviewing.      

  • Experience working in liaison role and ability to coordinate services for clients.  

  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office.

 

Qualified candidates should submit their resume and cover letter to resumes@amethyst-inc.org.

DISCLAIMER:

 

THE INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN THIS JOB DESCRIPTION INDICATES THE GENERAL NATURE AND LEVEL OF WORK PERFORMED BY EMPLOYEES WITHIN THIS CLASSIFICATION.  IT IS NOT DESIGNED TO CONTAIN OR TO BE INTERPRETED AS A COMPREHENSIVE INVENTORY OF ALL DUTIES, RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED OF EMPLOYEES ASSIGNED TO THIS JOB.