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APN Psychiatric
Part time APN work available on Fridays from 9am – 5pm, along with a potential for some additional fill in work.
The services to be provided by the Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner ( with prescriptive authority), are designed to manage both complex psychiatric and common medical problems. Using a collaborative practice agreement developed jointly with the Program Psychiatrist and the Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner and approved by the Medical Director, the Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner will assess and diagnose illness states, and initiate psychotropic medication (as needed) and other therapeutic interventions based on a treatment plan developed in collaboration with members of the interdisciplinary treatment team.

Requirements include: R.N. license; N.J. State Certification for Psychiatric Practice with Prescriptive Authority; Master’s Degree in Nursing; prior clinical experience in an adult setting. State and Federal CDS Registrations. ANCC certification.

Additionally, understanding of various treatment theories and modalities which are considered as standard or usual in the treatment of a psychiatric population and their families. Basic omputer/keyboarding skills, including familiarity with word processing programs, (MS Word preferred) for report writing, forms, records, letters, etc., ability to learn and utilize electronic client record keeping system. Familiarity with electronic prescribing is highly recommended .

 Licensed Mental Health Therapists

Seeking Licensed Professionals to work part time on a Fee for Service basis.

Qualified applicants should have an understanding of various treatment theories and modalities which are considered as standard or usual in the treatment of children and adults. Position is responsible for individual, couple, family and group services to clients and their families. The target population includes children, adolescents or adults experiencing psychiatric symptoms or interruption of functioning affecting behavioral health and their families. Basic computer skills, including ability to learn and utilize EMR system.

Looking to fill evening and/or Saturday hours. Flexible schedule. Compensation is based on level of licensure and type of service being performed, Bi-lingual a plus.

Requirements

Adult, Child, Family Program: M.A. in psychology from an accredited college and required licensure from the state of New Jersey as a Licensed Associate Counselor; M.S.W. from an accredited school of Social Work and required licensure from the state of New Jersey as a Licensed Social Worker, or other related masters degree and N.J. license/certification if required. Internship or other volunteer experience working with children, adolescents, adults or families in a therapeutic setting. Basic computer skills. Three positive professional or personal references.

Autism Spectrum Disorder Level 1, ADHD, Anxiety/Mood Disorders: M.A. in psychology from an accredited college and required licensure from the state of New Jersey as a Licensed Associate Counselor; M.S.W. from an accredited school of Social Work and required licensure from the state of New Jersey as a Licensed Social Worker, or other related Master’s Degree and N.J. license/certification if required. Internship or other volunteer experience working with children, adolescents, adults or families in a therapeutic setting. Basic computer skills. Valid driver’s license. Good driving record, meets recommendations of Agency Automotive Insurer. Three positive professional or personal references.

Preferred Requirements

Adult, Child, Family Services: Master’s degree in psychology or Social Work from an accredited college and licensed in N.J. as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, or Licensed Professional Counselor, or other related masters or doctoral degree with required full clinical licensure by the state of N.J. for independent practice. Supervision Certification if applicable. Extensive experience, 3 or more years, in a specialty area of practice dealing with children, adolescents, adults and families, i.e., depression, anxiety, eating disorders, divorce, family violence, difficult adolescents, etc.

Autism Spectrum Disorders Program Level 1, ADHD, Anxiety/Mood Disorders: Master’s degree in psychology or Social Work from an accredited college and licensed in N.J. as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, or Licensed Professional Counselor, or other related masters or doctoral degree with required full clinical licensure by the state of N.J. for independent practice. Supervision Certification if applicable. Extensive experience, 3 or more years, in a specialty area of practice dealing with children, adolescents, adults and families, i.e.; depression, anxiety, developmental delays, eating disorders, ADHD, divorce, family violence, difficult adolescents, etc.: experience or volunteer work with Autism Spectrum Disorders Program Level 1, or children with a developmental disability. ADHD: experience working with ADHD or similar in a work or volunteer setting. Anxiety/Mood Disorders: experience with cognitive behavioral treatment of anxiety and other mood disorders in children, adolescents and adults.

Administrative Assistant Substitutes

We are currently seeking Relief (substitute) Administrative Assistants. These positions are for “filling in” when regularly scheduled staff must be out. Please DO NOT APPLY if you are looking for regularly scheduled hours. There are no regularly scheduled hours for this position.  Qualified applicants must be able to respond to our various site locations as needed.

The position will serve as telephone receptionist or provide back up and/or assistance to front desk staff in answering and correctly routing incoming calls to staff members, greeting clients at time of arrival, informing therapists/medical staff of client cancellations and emergencies, scheduling appointments for medical staff and managing telephone contacts, assist/and responsible for (as assigned) functions of computerized (EMR) electronic medical record program; collecting payments and proper recording; data/collection entry (demographics, insurance card, etc); knowledge of patient accounts including any co-payment/balance information and ability to convey this to client.

Requirements include: High School diploma or equivalency, computer skills and administrative/office skills. Two years previous experience in a health care setting and previous experience with electronic medical records preferred.

Residential Relief Workers 

The Residential Worker provides supervision and support to clients living in a group home, or apartment/community setting. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to; encouraging residential client’s wellness and recovery through group activities; education in daily living skills; supportive counseling and medication management; provide assurance that each resident is guided and assisted with activities of daily living necessary to maintain him or herself in the community; demonstrates and supervises residents in the maintenance of a safe and clean living space; including private space and shared living space in the residential setting.

These positions require meeting of documentation standards, and required clinical competencies as identified. Basic computer/keyboarding skills, including familiarity with word processing programs, (MS Word preferred) for report writing, forms, records, letters, etc., ability to learn and use the electronic client record keeping system, additional requirements may occur as specific job needs evolve.

These are fill in positions to cover shifts for when regularly scheduled staff are out.

Qualified Applicants must meet one of the listed requirements below to be considered for these positions.

Requirements: BA degree from an accredited college or university with a major in a mental health, health, or other appropriate human services related discipline or; a licensed registered nurse; or a combination of one or more years of college plus related work or life experience together equaling four years (The individual is required to have at least one year of related work or life experience, if the four year college education does not meet the requirements above.); or a license as a practical nurse plus two years of related work or life experience; or a high school diploma or the equivalent, plus four years of related work or life experience. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation or sex.  

Applicants/employees are subject to inquiries to the NJ Central Registry, a Criminal Background Check and Motor Vehicle Report, all when and as required.

Resumes should contain a cover letter indicating position being applied for. Forward to: HR@westbergen.org  or fax to 201-652-8443

 

Updated 12/9/19