Posting Start: 05/12/2021
Location: Rochester, NY
Job Title: Community Based Treatment Provider III
Posting End: 07/31/2021
A Brief Job Description:
We are currently hiring for a Community Based Treatment Provider III (CBTP) at our Rochester, NY location.
The Community Based Treatment Provider III (CBTP) performs functions that assist in the care and treatment of children/youth and families and assisting children/youth to develop life and social skills in a community based setting and in establishing a safe physical and emotional environment for children/youth and families in care. The CBTP delivers direct services in CFTSS programs that assist the children/families in meeting their goals/desired outcomes. Services include CPST, PSR, Skill Building, Planned Respite, Family Caregiver and Support Services, Community Advocacy Services, Vocational Services/Supported Employment, Special Needs Community Advocacy and Support, Crisis Intervention and Management Services, Psychosocial Rehabilitation, and Habilitation. The CBTP may need to complete initial assessments on Risk, health and create a Treatment Plan that is reviewed every 90 days.
This is a full time position (40 hours per week) Monday to Friday with some afternoons/evenings. Flexible schedule.
Provider must have great time management skills, timely documentation, able to maneuver through an Electronic Medical Record, respond therapeutically to a crisis, and work with children and caregivers in the family’s home, school and community. Client service provision hours typically range from 3-8 pm with occasional meetings occurring during the daytime. Need to be open to providing services in person and/or via Telehealth.
Essential functions of this job include, but are not limited to:
Recognizes differentiating children/youth/families’ behaviors, can facilitate and participate in designated treatment team meetings to develop treatment plan and behavior management plans, and, as appropriate based on skills and experience, executes such plans aimed at assisting children/youth/families to achieve their personal goals and objectives.
Supporting, guiding, mentoring, coaching and reinforcing the child in successful functioning in the home or community. Areas of focus may include task completion, communication, socialization, interpersonal behavior, sensory/motor development, community activities, activities of daily living, problem-solving, managing money, and eliminating maladaptive behaviors.
Providing planned short-term relief for family/caregivers, through direct care of the child, in order to support the family/caregivers in their capacity to nurture the child.
Proactively maintains current knowledge of the children/youth/families emotional/behavior status, assesses the effectiveness of service plans, and supports children/youth/families’ interactions with family and local community.
Provides life skills and social skills training for children/youth/families based on skills, training and experience.
Provides reports on progress on goals and partners with the Care Manager to routinely update the Plan of Care.
Demonstrates the emotional confidence and good judgment required to build productive, engaged children/youth/families and family relationships while implementing required rules and routines. Ensures the safety of the children/youth assigned and is thoroughly aware of all procedures relating to emergencies.
Providing assistance to youth as they perform in a work setting, including supervision and training, intensive ongoing support, transportation, and in some cases working directly with employers to educate them on the youth’s disability and needs
Requirements: Master’s degree and 2 years’ experience required. Will consider candidates with a Bachelor’s degree and 4 years’ experience.