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Fax: (601) 824-1687
Email: resumes@region8mhs.org 
For further information, please contact Human Resources at 601.824.1692

Note:
Applicants not meeting the minimum requirements will not be considered.
All positions require the ability to pass a criminal background investigation and may require use of an automobile to travel within the catchment area.

 

REGION 8 CAREERS

Region 8_career imageCurrent openings are listed below by County/Service Area
Last updated: 10/20/17

 

 

 

COPIAH COUNTY MENTAL HEALTH CENTER

Mental Health Therapist
Candidates must posses a Master’s Degree in Psychology or mental health related field.  Duties will include conducting intake evaluations, counseling sessions, ensuring the proper routing of services for the benefit of the consumers.  The Mental Health Therapist provides direct services to individuals and participates in the center programs such as staff meeting and treatment planning.

Part Time Children’s PRT
Candidates must possess a High School Diploma or GED and a valid Mississippi Drivers License.  Duties will include but are not limited to the operation of a 15 passenger van to transport the children from the Children’s Day Treatment facility.  The Children’s PRT assists the Behavioral Specialist with the daily classroom activities and transport according to routes and time schedules.

Crisis Intervention/Prevention Specialist
Candidates must possess a Master’s Degree in Psychology or mental health related field. Duties will include conducting intake evaluations, provide immediate emergency crisis intervention services, group and individual intervention/prevention and make adequate referrals.  The Crisis Intervention/Prevention Specialist provides direct services to individuals and participates in the center programs such as staff meetings and treatment planning.

House Manager- Full Time/ Part Time
Candidates must possess a High School diploma plus previous experience working with individuals in treatment for substance related disorders. Duties will include assisting the residential treatment center Director during an 8 hour period to maintain satisfactory working relationships with staff and individuals participating in services. Candidates must be able to pass medical physical.

MADISON COUNTY MENTAL HEALTH CENTER

Part Time Children’s PRT
Candidates must possess a High School Diploma or GED and a valid Mississippi Drivers License.  Duties will include but are not limited to the operation of a 15 passenger van to transport the children from the Children’s Day Treatment facility.  The Children’s PRT assists the Behavioral Specialist with the daily classroom activities and transport according to routes and time schedules.

Mental Health Therapist
Candidates must posses a Master’s Degree in Psychology or mental health related field.  Duties will include conducting intake evaluations, counseling sessions, ensuring the proper routing of services for the benefit of the consumers.  The Mental Health Therapist provides direct services to individuals and participates in the center programs such as staff meeting and treatment planning.

RANKIN COUNTY MENTAL HEALTH CENTER

Mental Health Therapist
Candidates must posses a Master’s Degree in Psychology or mental health related field.  Duties will include conducting intake evaluations, counseling sessions, ensuring the proper routing of services for the benefit of the consumers.  The Mental Health Therapist provides direct services to individuals and participates in the center programs such as staff meeting and treatment planning.

Part Time Children’s PRT
Candidates must possess a High School Diploma or GED and a valid Mississippi Drivers License.  Duties will include but are not limited to the operation of a 15 passenger van to transport the children from the Children’s Day Treatment facility.  The Children’s PRT assists the Behavioral Specialist with the daily classroom activities and transport according to routes and time schedules.

Community Support Specialist
Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology or mental health related field.  Duties will include obtaining pertinent data of individuals receiving services to determine service needed and to make adequate referral and to insure services are provide.  The Community Support Specialist provides direct services to individuals and participates in the center programs such as staff meetings.

Supervised Living House Manager- Full Time/ Part Time
Candidates must possess a High School Diploma or GED and a valid Mississippi Drivers License.  Duties will include assisting with transportation needs to and from daily activities, including work.  Duties include assisting consumers in all areas of physical care and assisting with daily program activities, general housekeeping assignments and assist with meal planning and preparation, as well as grocery shopping.   And all other duties assigned by Supervisor.

 

LINCOLN COUNTY MENTAL HEALTH CENTER 

Part Time Children’s PRT
Candidates must possess a High School Diploma or GED and a valid Mississippi Drivers License.  Duties will include but are not limited to the operation of a 15 passenger van to transport the children from the Children’s Day Treatment facility.  The Children’s PRT assists the Behavioral Specialist with the daily classroom activities and transport according to routes and time schedules.

Mental Health Therapist
Candidates must posses a Master’s Degree in Psychology or mental health related field.  Duties will include conducting intake evaluations, counseling sessions, ensuring the proper routing of services for the benefit of the consumers.  The Mental Health Therapist provides direct services to individuals and participates in the center programs such as staff meeting and treatment planning.

MHT/Behavioral Specialist
Candidates must posses a Master’s Degree in Psychology or mental health related field. Duties will include conducting intake evaluations, counseling sessions, ensuring the proper routing of services for the benefit of the consumers.  The MHT/Behavioral Specialist provides services to consumers in an after-school day treatment program and participates in the center programs such as staff meeting and treatment planning.

Supervised Living House Manager- Full Time/ Part Time
Candidates must possess a High School Diploma or GED and a valid Mississippi Drivers License.  Duties include assisting consumers with activities of daily living, transportation, daily program activities, general housekeeping assignments, meal planning and preparation.

 

LINCOLN COUNTY BROOKHAVEN CRISIS STABILIZATION UNIT

Registered Nurse- Full Time/ Part Time
Candidates must possess a Board Licensure as a Registered Nurse in Mississippi.  Duties will include assisting Psychiatrist and Physician in medical evaluation’s, provide medication education and monitoring of physical problems for consumers and any other medical services as directed by a licensed Physician.

Crisis Technician- Full Time/ Part Time
Candidates must posses High School Diploma or GED.  And a valid Mississippi Drivers License.  Duties will include assisting consumers in all areas of physical care and assisting with daily program activities, general housekeeping assignments and food preparation.  And all other duties assigned by Supervisor.

 SIMPSON COUNTY MENTAL HEALTH CENTER

Part Time Children’s PRT
Candidates must possess a High School Diploma or GED and a valid Mississippi Drivers License.  Duties will include but are not limited to the operation of a 15 passenger van to transport the children from the Children’s Day Treatment facility.  The Children’s PRT assists the Behavioral Specialist with the daily classroom activities and transport according to routes and time schedules.

Mental Health Therapist
Candidates must posses a Master’s Degree in Psychology or mental health related field.  Duties will include conducting intake evaluations, counseling sessions, ensuring the proper routing of services for the benefit of the consumers.  The Mental Health Therapist provides direct services to individuals and participates in the center programs such as staff meeting and treatment planning.

House Manager Part-Time/ Full Time
Candidates must possess a High School diploma plus previous experience working with individuals in treatment for substance related disorders. Duties will include assisting the residential treatment center Director during an 8 hour period to maintain satisfactory working relationships with staff and individuals participating in services. Candidates must be able to pass medical physical.

Community Support Specialist
Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology or mental health related field.  Duties will include obtaining pertinent data of consumers to determine service needed and to make adequate referral and to insure services are provide.  The Community Support Specialist provides direct services to individuals and participates in the center programs such as staff meetings.