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Behavioral Health Specialist (Qualified Professional) in High Point, NC at RHA Health Services

Date Posted: 4/14/2017

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Job Type:
    Health Care
  • Experience:
    2 to greater than 15 years
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Seeking individuals with a strong case management and/or direct care experience with adults with mental health diagnoses. Seeking either Certified Peer Support Specialists or Associate Professionals (AP). This position requires an individual who is organized, self-motivated, has strong documentation skills, and is comfortable with working with individuals in their homes. You will be part of the Transitional Management Team (TMS), which is a team that works with individuals that are part of the Transition to Community Living Initiative (TCLI). Our clients have SPMIs (Severe and Persistent Mental Illnesses) and have transitioned from group homes and assisted living facilities and are now living independently in the community. They are wrapped with both community and outpatient mental health services including TMS. As a TMS staff you will be helping clients develop, implement, and master the life and interpersonal skills necessary to help them maintain in an independent living environment. Working with the MCO and other providers is an integral part of the normal routine, so professionalism is a must. This position requires you to spend the bulk of your time in the field working directly with clients.

If you’re looking for an opportunity to truly make a difference in the lives of the people that you serve then consider RHA Behavioral Health Services where we put people first!

Job Requirements

Candidates for the Behavioral Health Specialist role are considered “Qualified Professionals" based on the following criteria:


  • Bachelor Degree (Not Human Services field) & 4+ years full-time experience with population served OR
  • Bachelor Degree (in Human Services field) & 2+ years full-time experience with population served OR
  • Master’s Degree or Higher & 1+ years full-time experience with population served.
  • License, Provisional License, Certificate, Registration, Permit issued by governing board regulating human service profession.

  • Human Service Degrees Include: Social Service, Sociology, Psychology, or other Human Service Degrees.
  • Populations Served Include: Mentally Ill-Child, Mentally Ill- Adult, Substance Abuse-Adult, Substance Abuse-Child

Additional requirements of the Behavioral Health Specialist include:

  • Must meet Qualified Professional requirements
  • Must meet the education, experience, licensure/certification requirements specified by the service definition of the service being provided
  • Valid driver’s license and automotive insurance required
  • CPR, first aid, NCI and/or relevant certification, a plus

Behavioral Health Specialist –  Social Services / Healthcare / Mental Health

RHA Behavioral Health Services offers a competitive compensation and benefits package to eligible employees that are aimed at supporting your health and wellness, financial planning, work-life balance, and protection from the unexpected.

The comprehensive compensation and benefits package for full time employees includes:

    • Competitive compensation program including regular performance feedback and coaching
    • Healthcare insurance: Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Voluntary Benefits, Employee Assistance Program, Telemed and Pharmacy Insurance, Health Advocate service which assists employees find doctors, schedule appointments, estimate costs, answer medical/prescription questions,  resolve medical claims issues and basically does the leg-work for employees
    • Offering free diabetic medication and supplies
    • 401(k) retirement savings program with Wells Fargo
    • Paid Time Off
    • Company sponsored Life and AD&D Insurance
    • Extensive Wellness Programs including company paid scholarships for healthy weight management and nicotine cessation, several wellness challenges and rewards through the year.
    • Free Annual Health Screening and wellness coaching event.
    • Discounted medical premiums for nicotine free employees.
    • Free CPR, first aid and job specific training opportunities
  • Opportunity to make a difference in the lives of the people that you serve!

Behavioral Health Specialist –  Social Services / Healthcare / Mental Health