Goddard Riverside Community Center

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Job Description

Intro/Program Description: The Other Place is a clubhouse that assists individuals with behavioral health to achieve goals in the areas of working, living, learning, and socializing. Members belong to a community where they are empowered through participation in all clubhouse activities and operations. Members work side by side with staff.


Purpose of Position: The position of Clubhouse Generalist will work in collaboration with staff and members in the daily operation of the Clubhouse which provides a safe, nurturing, in a non-institutional setting for behavioral health that fosters independent living and greater participation in the community.


Roles, Responsibilities, and Essential Duties

1.      Provide individual rehabilitation counseling and case management

·        Maintain a caseload of 10 adults with serious and persistent mental illness

·        Conduct functional assessments and develop service plans and reviews using a person-centered approach

·        Assist members with establishing and achieving rehabilitation goals

·        Referrals to vocational, educational, social, and housing opportunities/resources

·        Collaborate with treatment, housing, education, and vocational providers

·        Active participation in operating and maintaining clubhouse

·        Assist in organizing and engaging members in social and recreation activities


2.      Documentation

·        Complete daily/monthly progress notes

·        Prepare Annual Service Plan

·        Prepare Quarterly Service Plan Reviews

·        Prepare Discharge Summaries if indicated

·        Utilize AWARDS electronic system for all documentation


3.      Coaching

·        Assist members with skill development


4.      Other duties as required


Qualifications/Educational Requirements

·        Bachelors Degree in Social Work, Psychology or Mental Health Counseling required

·        2 years experience working with individuals with mental illness

·        Strong Computer  skills

·        Excellent verbal and written skills

·        Spanish Speaking preferred


Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

·        Communication (written and verbal), time-management, knowledge of mental illness, and substance use, AWARDS, Microsoft word. Excel and the ability to coach others and be reflective.

Physical Requirements

·        Ability to lift up to 30 lbs


Work Environment

·        Members and staff share office

·        Program is located in basement office, weekend social and recreation off-site.

Salary Information

Days/Hours: Thursdays, 9am – 5pm, Friday, 9am-2:00pm, Saturdays and Sundays 1:30pm to 5:30pm

To Apply

Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to both Deborah Kaplan, Program Director, at dkaplan@goddard.org and Todd Renegar, Team Leader at trenegar@goddard.org.

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of duties and responsibilities that will be required of this position and title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees may be requested to perform job related task other than those specifically presented in this description. This job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

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