Relief Skills Coach (Tempo, Eugene)
Date: March 19, 2019
Kairos’ is seeking a qualified candidate to fill an opening for a Relief Skills Coach position at its Tempo Program in Eugene, Oregon. The Skills Coach will assist in the care and treatment of youth with psychiatric needs by providing a consistent presence, skills training and emotional support in a safe and secure manner.
Kairos is a non-profit, multi-service, mental health agency that provides a comprehensive array of services and support to children, adolescents, young adults, and families struggling with trauma and other mental and behavioral issues. Known state-wide and nationally for innovation, quality, and accountability in its provision of services, Kairos commits itself to continuous learning and grounding of evidence based treatment models and emerging best practices in mental health through partnerships and training opportunities with leaders in the mental health field. Over its 42 years it has grown in scope and now operates out of five counties. Kairos is licensed by the Oregon Department of Human Services and certified by the Oregon Health Authority, and has been accredited by The Joint Commission since 1984.
To be considered for this position, a QMHA is required (a combination of either 3 years related work experience and/or education). Previous work at a non-profit, out-patient, community setting and/or with treatment foster care, in-home support services, trauma-informed care, family-driven and youth guided practice is preferred. As well as the ability to pass a background check and Medicaid fraud check. In addition, qualified candidates are required to have a valid driver's license with 3 years minimum driving experience and hold a safe driving record.
This position is Pre-Scheduled Fill-in Shifts. Must be able to work all shifts; Morning, Evening, and Overnight.
Kairos requires all applicants to complete an employment application to be considered for any open positions. While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates who are meet minimum qualifications and are selected for an interview will be contacted.