Founded in 1965, Telecare is a rapidly growing mental health care company dedicated to making a difference for our clients, the community, and our employees. We offer an array of mental health services to adults with serious mental illness. We partner with public sector entities and behavioral health organizations, and have over 90 programs and over 3,500 employees across the country. And we're growing all the time! When you work at Telecare, you help to empower thousands of individuals every day in their journeys of recovery.
You'll find Telecare to be an empowering environment that fosters open communication, and a leadership team that encourages you to lend your experience and expertise.
We are currently looking for a Residential Manager for Telecare Casa D program in Camarillo.
The four Casas are located on a campus in Camarillo. Casa B, C, and D are licensed social rehabilitation facilities with a maximum time stay of 18 months. Casa E is licensed as an Adult Residential Facility and the stay is unlimited.
All four programs use Telecare's Recovery Centered Clinical System (RCCS) approach. This approach is designed to awaken hope and recovery incorporating a variety of approaches such as motivational interviewing, harm reduction, and other consumer-centered therapeutic interventions.
Each program has 15 single rooms for a total of 60 residents campus wide. We serve adults and Transitional Age Youth (TAY) with serious mental illness who have been faced with multiple acute psychiatric hospital admissions. Services include but not limited to: building independent living skills, outings and other recreational activities, medication assistance, symptoms management, and psych-education groups.
All admissions to our program require prior approval from Ventura county Behavioral health (VCBH).
As Part of the Telecare Family, Recovery Starship – Casa D is a 15-bed licensed social rehabilitation facility for adults age 18+ with serious mental illness and dual diagnosis. The maximum stay is 18 months (average length of stay, 9-12 months).
Employment Status: Full Time, Shift: 8:30am - 5pm
POSITION SUMMARY The Residential Manager provides services to residents, both on an individual and group basis.
QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS: • One (1) year of experience in a psychiatric setting • A M.S./M.A. in Occupational, Recreational, Music, Dance, Drama or Art Therapy or Vocational Counseling or related fields • Must have a valid California Class B driver's license • If employed at Inpatient Program: - Ability to assist with restraint of clients in the event of assaultive behavior - Ability to pass assault crisis/crisis prevention training • If employed at Outpatient Program: - Ability to evade clients in the event of assaultive behavior - Ability to pass assault crisis/crisis prevention training • If position requires CPR, ProAct or CPI and First Aid, must receive training within 30 days of employment and remain current on those trainings throughout employment • All opportunities at Telecare are contingent upon successful completion and receipt of acceptable results of the applicable post-offer physical examination, 2-step PPD test for tuberculosis, acceptable criminal background clearances, excluded party sanctions, and degree or license verification. If the position requires driving, valid driver license, a motor vehicle clearance and proof of auto insurance is required at time of employment and must be maintained throughout employment. Additional regulatory, contractual or local requirements may apply
Telecare Corporation is fully committed to a strong equal opportunity program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, age, genetic information, physical or mental disability status, creed, national origin, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or other basis protected by applicable antidiscrimination laws