Health & Wellness Coordinator

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## Requirements
BA/BS in human-services related field preferred; HS diploma/GED and 3 years related experience required. Must complete CPR and FA with in 90 days of hire and MAP certification with in 150 days. Certifications must be maintained. Experience working with people with psychiatric disability, co-occurring disorders preferred. Valid drivers' license for at least one year required. Must have access to an operational and insured vehicle and be willing to use it to transport clients.
## Job Description
Vinfen is a leading nonprofit human services organization that "transforms lives together" by building the capacity of individuals, families, organizations and communities to learn, thrive and achieve their goals. Vinfen supports thousands of adults with psychiatric, developmental, and behavioral disabilities at more than 300 sites with 2,600 employees in eastern Massachusetts and Connecticut.
We are looking for compassionate, caring, dynamic staff to provide outreach services to clients living with psychiatric conditions in the Boston area. Work as a member of the Collaborative Action for Recovery (CAR) team to provide community-based rehabilitation, support and supervision services to Community-Based Flexible Support (CBFS) service clients. Provide medication education, administration, and support to clients, including supporting clients' medication-related goals, providing medication-related interventions, supporting clients' health improvement activities, attending medication and medical appointments with clients, and adhering to Medication Administration Program (MAP) policies and procedures. Assist the CBFS Nurse Coordinator in maintaining tracking systems to support adherence to MAP requirements for clients served by the team.
These are fast paced, community based positions geared toward helping clients engage in the recovery process and become a part of their community. Using a motivational interviewing and strengths based rehabilitation approach, outreach workers engage with clients and help them evaluate their current life circumstances compared to their hopes, dreams and plans for the future.
To succeed in this role you will have good time management skills, good writing skills, strong organizational skills and prior Human Services experience. A bachelor's degree in Social Work, Psychology or related field preferred, but experience may substitute for education. All candidates for this position must be at least 21 years of age and have held a valid US Drivers License for a minimum of one year. Additionally, this position requires a fully insured vehicle that you will use in the course of your daily work. You must be willing to transport clients in your vehicle.
Schedule: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 8AM to 4PM, Thursday from 12PM to 8PM. Weekends rotate every 6th weekend- time is from 10AM to 6PM on weekends.
Vinfen serves a diverse population. Applicants who have a multicultural background and/or are bilingual are encouraged to apply. We offer a generous benefits package including:
A fully funded, employer-sponsored retirement plan that requires no employee contribution as well as an employee-funded 403(b) plan
Competitive Medical, Dental and Vision plans
Employer-paid Life, Accidental Death & Dismemberment and Long-Term Disability Insurance
Generous Vacation, Holiday, Personal and Sick Time Benefits
Flexible Spending Reimbursement Accounts (Health and Dependent care)
Educational Assistance and Remission Programs
$500 Employee Referral Bonus with no annual cap
Commuter Benefits
Other generous benefits and perks!
To learn more about Vinfen, and/or to apply to this or other Vinfen positions, please visit our website at . Recruiters, please no calls.
Keywords: psychiatric rehabilitation, social services, social worker, counseling, social work, psychology, mental illness, mental health, disability, disabilities, behavioral, rehabilitative, psychiatric, case management, case manager , human services , non profit, trauma, advocacy, recovery
Requisition Number: 6523
Job Title: Health & Wellness Coordinator
Area of Interest: Outreach - Psychiatric Rehabilitation
City: Allston
State: Massachusetts

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