PSYCHOSOCIAL REHABILITATION WORKERS
$20 - $23 per hour

New Beginnings Behavioral Treatment Agency is looking for well-rounded, outgoing individuals to work one-on-one with male and female children and adults who suffer from severe emotional disturbances. New Beginnings is a behavioral treatment agency that exists to provide rehabilitative mental health and behavioral treatment services to children, young adults, and adults suffering from severe emotional disorders (i.e. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, ADD/ADHD, Bi-polar Disorder, Depression, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, etc.). Selected individuals will have an independent contract relationship with New Beginnings.

SCOPE OF WORK
PSR workers will provide mental health service interventions s to reduce psychosocial dysfunction (i.e., interpersonal cognitive, behavioral development, etc.) and restore recipients to their highest level of functioning. PSR services target psychological functioning within a variety of social settings. PSR services may include any combination of the following interventions:

a. Behavior management: Recipients learn how to manage their interpersonal, emotional, cognitive and behavioral responses to various situations. They learn how to positively reflect anger, manage conflicts and express their frustrations verbally. They learn the dynamic relationship between actions and consequences;

b. Social competency: Recipients learn interpersonal-social boundaries and gain confidence in their interpersonal-social skills;

c. Problem identification and resolution: Recipients learn problem resolution techniques and gain confidence in their problems solving skills;

d. Effective communication: Recipients learn how to genuinely listen to others and make their personal, interpersonal, emotional, and physical needs known; e. Moral reasoning: Recipients learn culturally relevant moral guidelines and judgment;

f. Identity and emotional intimacy: Recipients learn personal and interpersonal acceptance. They learn healthy (appropriate) strategies to become emotionally and interpersonally intimate with others;

g. Self-sufficiency: Recipients learn to build self-trust, self-confidence, and/or self reliance;

h. Life goals: Recipients learn how to set and achieve observable specific, measurable, achievable, realistic and time-limited life goals; and/ or

i. Sense of humor: Recipients develop humorous perspectives regarding life’s challenges.

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • No experience required, but preferred;
  • Must be at least 21 years old
  • At minimum a High School Diploma or GED
  • No arrests, charges, or convictions of any crime within the last 7 years
  • MAY NEVER HAVE BEEN CONVICTED OF A DUI or VIOLENT CRIME (e.g. assault, battery, domestic violence etc.) EVER
  • Must provide proof of US citizenship.
  • Must possess a Nevada driver's license and valid auto insurance.
  • Must have reliable transportation
  • Must be able to work and drive daily to all areas of Las Vegas, North Las Vegas, and Henderson

INDIVIDUALS EXTENDED A CONTRACT ALSO WILL BE REQUIRED TO SHOW PROOF OF, OR OBTAIN THE FOLLOWING AT OWN EXPENSE:

  • Cty/state business license
  • Professional liability insurance
  • Negative TB test
  • FBI background check
  • Provide proof of education (official transcripts or copy of degree(s))
  • First Aid & CPR certification

Interested individuals must submit a current resume saved as a Microsoft Word file (doc. or docx.) or a PDF file detailing your relevant work experience and education to hr@newbeginningslv.org.

 

NEW BEGINNINGS
Behavioral Treatment and Foster Care Agency
3450 W. Cheyenne, Suite 500
North Las Vegas, Nevada 89032
Office: 702.631.0230 - Fax: 702.631.0809

NEW BEGINNINGS
Residential Treatment Center
5500 West Bagley Park Road
Buildings H and J
West Jordan, UT 84081