Consumer Recovery Specialist

Recruitment #210311-UNCX-123


About Us: 
Come join a team of highly skilled professionals providing care to mentally ill individuals, at the Oklahoma Forensic Center in Northeast Oklahoma.  OFC is the largest inpatient behavioral health facility in the ODMHSAS system and employs around 260 individuals.  OFC houses approximately 200 consumers whom have been found incompetent for adjudication or adjudicated as Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity. 

About the Position: 
Under the supervision of a licensed mental health professional or registered nurse this position works as a part of the treatment team by developing and maintaining a supportive relationship with consumers in order to address strengths, goals and barriers to recovery.  This includes performing duties such as providing direct care to consumers of behavioral health treatment in an inpatient, outpatient or residential care setting, monitoring recovery progress toward treatment goals, de-escalation activities, participation in recovery, wellness and social skills groups, and developing and managing other group activities.

Work Hours:  2:30pm-11:00pm
#of Vacancies:  1

Associate Degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience substituting two years of relevant experience for the required education.

Special Requirements
Applicant must be able to pass an OSBI background check.

Upon a conditional offer of employment, applicants for safety sensitive positions shall be required to submit to urinalysis to test for drugs.  Appointment to a safety sensitive position shall be contingent upon a negative drug test result.

Salary:  $27,500/Annually

Benefits:  ODMHSAS is proud to provide a comprehensive benefit package designed to support our employees and their dependents.  Our benefits include:
- Generous benefit allowance to help offset insurance costs
- Flexible spending accounts for health care expenses or dependent care
- Employee Assistant Program
- 11 paid holidays
- 15 days of vacation and 15 days of sick leave per year
- Retirement plan with a generous company match
- Longevity bonus

Questions about this position?  Give us a call at 918-256-7841.

Reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities may be provided upon request. EOE


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