Human Services Associate/QMHA
HHS/Adult Behavioral Health
Pro-rated Salary for .8 FTE (full-time equivalent)
$2714- $3603/month ( DOE) With Excellent Benefits
Recruitment closes June 8, 2021 at 3:00 p.m.
Yamhill County has approximately 109,000 residents and is a very desirable place to live in the heart of the Willamette Valley wine country. Yamhill County is home to Linfield University and Chemeketa Community College in McMinnville and George Fox University and Portland Community College in Newberg. Yamhill County is centrally located in the Willamette Valley, within close proximity to the Oregon Coast, the Portland and Salem metropolitan areas, and the Oregon Cascade Mountains. Wide varieties of indoor and outdoor recreation opportunities are available. We have the benefits, appeal and superior quality of life found in a small town community, while enjoying active social and cultural lifestyles found in larger metropolitan areas.
The Human Services Associate/QMHA
This is a regular part-time position (32 hours/week) for a Qualified Mental Health Associate (QMHA) to provide
integrated mental health and substance abuse services in a voluntary crisis program setting. This position is designed to provide staffing 24 hours/day, 7 days/week in a crisis setting. The Human Services Associate will work with multidisciplinary teams to assist individuals in accessing resources, addressing barriers related to their mental health, and developing skills that promote recovery and advocacy. Responsibilities include: providing support to individuals, assisting in utilizing recovery skills, providing assistance connecting clients with local peer organizations, identifying strengths to achieve individual goals, and providing individual and group peer services. The work schedule for this position will include nights and weekends. For more information, please see the attached job description.