Burrell Behavioral Health Therapeutic Specialist (Full Time) in Nixa, Missouri
At Burrell Behavioral Health, we have cultivated a positive and welcoming dynamic among our staff. Our culture of inclusion and transparency builds a team and working environment where individuals can succeed professionally and personally. As a Burrell Behavioral Health team member, you can expect to contribute to incredible, life changing improvements in the lives of others, and to have a direct impact on the achievement of a very meaningful mission. Our industry is at the beginning of a transformational shift and we intend to lead it.
What you’ll get to do: Provide direct care and supervision to youth residents with persistent mental illnesses. Provide youth residents with therapeutic activities while ensuring their safety. Participate as an active member of the treatment team by facilitating interactions that will ensure the home is a safe haven for therapeutic transformation, while continuously assessing and positively supporting the young person’s perception of safety, feelings of significance, feelings of being respected and related to others, as well as providing direct and indirect supervision of all assigned young people in the home.
What you’ll bring: You will bring an energetic, therapeutic environment into the home.
Education and Experience: Direct care experience with youth (preferred)
High School Diploma or GED.
Key Skills: Interpersonal Communication, Teamwork, Coordination, and Adaptation.
Where you’ll be working: You’ll be working in a secured, secluded youth residential treatment facility.
What we offer: Burrell’s dedication to promoting diversity, multiculturalism, and inclusion is clearly reflected in all of our content and across all of our agency. Diversity is more than a commitment at Burrell—it is the foundation of what we do. We are fully focused on equality and believe deeply in diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin and all the other fascinating characteristics that make us different.
Looking to feed your desire to give to your community and support those who need a helping hand, look no further. Not only is Burrell growing the amount of its resources, services, and facilities to assist as many communities as possible, it also provides plenty of opportunity for growth in your current field and the freedom to explore others. Our culture and our environment are unlike any other. We offer highly-competitive pay and a full range of top-notch full-time employee benefits such as:
Basic Life Insurance
Student Loan Reimbursement
Paid Time Off
403(b) Retirement Plan
We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, and encourage applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, disability or veteran status, or to other non-work related factors.
Burell is a Smoke and Tobacco Free Workplace.
Burrell Behavioral Health is the recognized leader in Community Mental Health. Founded in 1977, our network of providers, therapists, case managers, and direct support staff serve more than 45,000 clients across 25 counties in Missouri and Arkansas. We provide comprehensive care for behavioral health clients of all ages, helping them to improve their lives through our wide-ranging continuum of care.
“We believe that the conversation about behavioral health is paramount. There are few conversations facing our communities more critical than behavioral health. As the conversation evolves, Burrell is committed to being a leader in this post-stigma world.”
-C.J. Davis, President & CEO, Burrell Behavioral Health