Jefferson County Human Services developed the Community Support Program in 1996 to focus on helping consumers remain in the community who have a severe and persistent mental illness, which has caused profound challenges in the major areas of community living such as: recurrent employment, inability to consistently or independently manage household tasks, difficulty with self-care, and other daily struggles.
In order to continue to serve all consumers that need services, the team is looking to hire a Community Support Professional I/II to join the team and provide symptom management, group activities, clinical assessment, treatment planning, and case management to consumers with severe and persistent mental illness of all ages. This position will also provide psychotherapy if qualified.
As a compassionate and knowledgeable Community Support Professional, you will be successful by completing the key tasks and responsibilities below:
Starting wage: $24.42 - $28.25/hour; based on qualifications.
Hours: 40 hours per week, some nights and weekends necessary
Benefits: Eligible for our excellent benefit package as described at the below link
If employed with Jefferson County prior to July 18th, 2021, you will be eligible to apply for the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Loan Repayment Program. Thanks to additional funding under the American Rescue Plan, a record number of eligible clinicians will be awarded this year. For more information on this program, please go to https://nhsc.hrsa.gov/loan-repayment
Community Support Professional I (starting at $24.42/hour):
Community Support Professional II (starting at $28.25/hour):