Skills Coach (Tempo, Eugene)
Date: August 15, 2019
Tempo, Residential Treatment Home in Eugene, Oregon, is looking to add a Skills Coach to their team. This position 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 is committed 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 39 years it has grown in scope and now operates out of five counties. Kairos is licensed by the Oregon Department of Human Services and is 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. Candidates must be able 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 is a full-time position requiring approximately 40 hours a week. Shifts will be determined at time of interview and consist of Day, Swing and Overnight. Depending on the candidate’s experience, compensation ranges from $12.45-$17.27 an hour. In addition, all full-time employees with Kairos are eligible to participate in a number of agency sponsored benefits. Kairos offers a comprehensive employee benefits program, including: up to 96 hours of paid time off per year, up to 40 hours of sick leave per year, 6 paid holidays per year (after 90 days of employment), health, dental, and vision insurance (on the first of the month after 30 days of employment), life/ AD&D Insurance ($20,000 for employee and $2,000 for spouse and dependents), 401K retirement (up to 3% employer matching and additional 3% contribution from employer after 1 year), and an employee assistance program (EAP) applicable to all members of the employee’s household.
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.