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Children's Part Time Psychosocial Rehabilitation Worker - COMCARE

Date: Aug 31, 2021

Location: Wichita, KS, US

Company: Sedgwick County

Department:  COMCARE

Pay:  $9.29 per hour 

Work Schedule: Varied schedule M-F between 7a -7p, up to 19 hours per week 

 

Provide goal-directed, client-centered, medically necessary services and support to children with Serious Emotional Disturbance and their families in order to improve the quality of life and ability to function more successfully in the community. Computer documentation of all services in a timely manner is required.

 

Service Provision Psychosocial Rehabilitation Services:

  • Facilitates Psychosocial Rehabilitation (PR) services (individual and group).
  • Services are self-contained, goal-directed and designed to assist consumers in minimizing or resolving the effects of mental and emotional impairments.
  • Objectives of the activities shall be designed to: assist individuals with daily problem solving; improve social skills; provide leisure time training; promote health and enhance personal wellbeing.

 

Attendant Care:

  • Provides mental health Attendant Care (AC), one-to-one support or supervision with the goal of maintaining the client in natural community locations, such as at home, in school or in the community.
  • Direct support and supervision in activities of daily living or to support the client and/or the family in maintaining daily routines critical to a stable lifestyle.

 

Documentation:

  • Complete progress notes in accordance with COMCARE guidelines which meet requirements for medical necessity, goal-directed treatment and client response to treatment within prescribed timelines.
  • Complete Notes for Record, Precautions statements and authorizations for release of records as required and/or recommended.
  • Enters no show and cancellations for accuracy and completeness of medical record.

 

Minimum Qualifications: Candidate must be at least 18 years of age and possess a high school diploma or equivalent. Must have a valid Kansas Driver’s license and current proof of automobile insurance.

 

It is the policy of Sedgwick County not to discriminate in its programs or services provided to the general public, including employment and all other activities, on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex, age, disability, veteran status or any other similarly protected status. Sedgwick County is committed to making the application, interview, and pre-employment testing process accessible to persons with disabilities. If you wish to volunteer information regarding any special assistance you may need, please notify Human Resources by phone at (316) 660-7050, TDD (Kansas Relay at 711 or 800-766-3777). Do not use this phone number for employment questions. This number is provided only for those requiring ADA assistance. You will be contacted should the department feel that you are a qualified candidate.


Nearest Major Market: Wichita