Want to make a difference in someone’s life? We would love for you to join our team. Support Specialist This position is responsible for participating as a team member implementing customer service plans with children, adults or seniors. Work is primarily within one program, but may include work with Children’s Mental Health or Senior and Developmental Disability Services. Services may include teaching skills, providing guidance and structure, personal care, household chores, transportation, and providing respite for the primary caregiver. Customers served include children and adults experiencing intellectual, developmental and physical disabilities or severe emotional disturbances, and seniors experiencing a level of a disability that causes them to be at risk of having to be institutionalized. Services occur in the home, community, employment and school environments. All Community Connections employees are expected to contribute to the professional reputation of the agency through understanding and promoting the organization’s mission and core values in all aspects of services. Location: Ketchikan, Prince of Wales Closing Date: Open till Filled Children’s Mental Health Support Specialist II – Craig Teach skills and provide guidance and coaching in school, therapeutic group rooms, other community settings, and our clients’ homes. You will be working with children (including those experiencing severe emotional disturbances and challenging behaviors) and their families. You will participate as a team member in our Children’s Mental Health program, implementing customer service plans with children. This position is in Craig, a small town on Prince of Wales Island, only accessible by ferry or plane. Assistance with moving expenses and housing are available for the right applicant. Location: Craig Closing Date: Ongoing Children’s Mental Health Service Coordinator Promote positive change in the lives of children and families while working in a supportive atmosphere and receiving great benefits. We offer training, paid time off, health insurance, 401K and more. Community Connections Children’s Mental Health Program is looking for a full-time Service Coordinator – This position is responsible for coordinating individualized support services for children experiencing severe emotional disturbance and their families. The Service Coordinator is the main hub of information for a client, the staff working with them, and the external collaborators. In collaboration with a Child and Family Therapist, this position provides supervision and leadership for direct service staff that work in the schools and community. For more detail, see the downloadable job description. Location: Ketchikan Closing Date: Open till Filled Senior and Disabilities Services Manager With general supervision of the Senior and Disability Services (SDS) Director, the SDS Manager leads an effective service team in delivering services to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The position provides day to day supervision and decision making to achieve high-quality person-centered services in line with the philosophy of the program and the core values of Community Connections. Responsibilities include supporting service coordinators and residential coordinators who primarily oversee services provided through the Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Waiver and the Adults with Physical and Developmental Disabilities Waiver. The SDS Services Manager implements procedures, systems, and trainings that are compliant with the program philosophy and the diverse set of licensing and regulatory requirement. The position requires a systems thinker with excellent abilities in leading a team, problem solving, and managing complex situations. This position will act as the backup for the SDS Director in times of absence. All Community Connection’s employees are expected to contribute to the professional reputation of the agency through understanding and promoting the organization’s mission and core values in all aspects of services REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS Supervises Ketchikan SDS service coordinators and residential coordinators Location: Ketchikan Closing Date: July 29, 2019 at 5:00 PM This page is regularly updated, so please check back often.