Telecare Corporation Recovery Specialist II (FT/NOC)- Mental Health Inpatient Facility 255 in Federal Way, Washington

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 100 programs and over 3,400 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. As the newest member of the Telecare family, Telecare will operate the new King County Evaluation & Treatment (E&T) Facility as a licensed 16-bed facility providing 24/7 intensive inpatient psychiatric treatment for individuals experiencing a mental health crisis. Individuals age 18 years or older who meet medical necessity criteria will be admitted on a voluntary or involuntary basis. Employment Status: Full-Time Shift: NOC Days: Varies POSITION SUMMARY The Recovery Specialist II provides care that responds to the physical and psychological needs of members served. The Recovery Specialist II provides direct and indirect services according to individual service plans and Medicaid standards. QUALIFICATIONS Required: * High school diploma or G.E.D and two (2) years of experience in a psychiatric mental health setting or BA/BS with one (1) year experience in mental health setting * Knowledge of basic nursing skills and interventions, as well as mental and physical health conditions and terminologies * Certification as a CNA or its equivalent is acceptable documentation of nursing skills knowledge * For Washington programs- Must have a current Washington Agency Affiliated Counselor certification. In accordance with WA Administrative Code (WAC 388-865-0551), this position requires a current Washington State credential appropriate to this position and issued through the Washington Department of Health (WADOH). Minimum Credential Requirement - Agency Affiliated Counselor (AAC) or Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA). First time AAC applicants may have a 30-90-day processing period before approval and active credentials are issued. Other WADOH Licenses/Certifications may be considered * Must be at least 18 years of age * Must be CPR, Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI), and First Aid certified on date of employment or within 60 days of employment and maintain current certification 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's 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 ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS * Demonstrates the Telecare mission, purpose, values, and beliefs in everyday language and contact with the internal and external stakeholders * Provides safe, effective, and efficient implementation of direct care in accordance with established policies, procedures, and standards of care * Establishes, maintains, and co-facilitates a therapeutic relationship with members served; acts as a role model by maintaining a hopeful and positive attitude and problem solving and coping with mental illness * Attends and participates in community meetings and groups * Charts and observes client behavior * Documents client activities of daily living, response to interventions, and significant behavior changes as appropriate * Admits and discharges members served as assigned; including completing associated documentation * Collects st