WorkSource Oregon Residential Associate I P/T (Swing) in Milwaukie, Oregon

We offer a retention bonus of $250 after 6 months of continuous employment and $500 after 1 year of continuous employment. *Applies to regular FT employees, pro-rated for part-time. About Us ColumbiaCare Services is a non-profit, mental health treatment agency offering a full spectrum of behavioral health care. We are more than a company. We are a team of people who are in the business of changing people's lives. We specialize in providing outpatient services, residential treatment programs, mental health housing, and affiliated services for individuals living with mental illness. We are also proud to serve Veterans. About the Program Kellogg Creek is a 6-bed Residential Treatment Facility licensed through the State of Oregon and providing 24-hr residential care and mental health treatment services under the jurisdiction of the PSRB. This charming, 3-story home is located in Milwaukie, Oregon, situated in an ideal location. About the Position We have a Part-Time (Swing Shift) opening for Residential Associate I at our Kellogg Creek RTF program in Milwaukie. If you have experience working as a Direct Support Professional (DSP), Residential Assistant (RA), Residential Counselor or Skills Trainer, then this position might be a good fit for you. Work Schedules: Thursday, Friday, Saturday 11am-9:30pm This position requires that applicants have the ability to work as a member of a direct care team serving adults with severe and persistent mental illness; to support the development of life skills and therapeutic interventions; perform housekeeping and meal preparation; medication administration; and keep accurate clinical documentation. In addition, direct care staff must be willing and able to successfully complete our Verbal and Physical Intervention (VPI) crisis de-escalation training, which requires performing various physical, hands-on maneuvers and techniques. Qualifications MUST meet State of Oregon QMHA credentials by one of our following criteria: a)Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Counseling, Social Work, or Human Development; b)OR minimum three (3) years verifiable mental health experience working with SPMI population in a supervised social service setting; c)OR equivalent combination of behavioral science education in addition to satisfactory supplemental mental health experience and training Successful applicants will also have a valid Oregon driver's license, maintain a safe driving record, and the ability to pass a DHS criminal background check Ability to pass a DHS criminal background check. Pay & Benefits $14.00-$15.00 per hour. ColumbiaCare offers a comprehensive benefits package for part-time employees (30 hours per week), which includes medical, dental, and vision coverage, and substantial sick accruals. We are an AA/EOE and we give priority to applicants that qualify under protected veteran status. For more information about our employment benefits, please visit our Career Page at