Community Support Worker

$38,000 - $42,000 yearly
  • South Central Behavioral Services
  • 3800 Central Avenue, Kearney, NE, USA
  • Mar 03, 2023
Full time Case Management Other Behavioral Health Positions

Job Description

The Position

South Central Behavioral Services (SCBS) currently has an opening for a Community Support Worker in our Rehabilitation Program in Kearney.  A Community Support Worker is someone who helps individuals with mental illness be successful living independently and assists individuals with substance use disorders to reach their recovery goals.  Community Support workers meet with clients in their homes or in the community to help clients develop and meet their individual treatment goals while providing assistance with finding and accessing community resources.  They participate in treatment team meetings to discuss and address the ongoing needs of the clients and are also responsible for completing daily documentation in our electronic health record.  The starting annual salary range for this position is $38,000 to $42,000, which includes bonuses based on productivity and performance.  Starting wage is contingent upon education and experience.  SCBS offers an excellent benefit package including company paid health, dental and life insurance and paid time off.  If you are interested, please apply at using the link provided. For additional information, please call 308-237-5951.  EOE

 The Agency

South Central Behavioral Services is a Community Behavioral Health agency providing mental health and substance use services for adults, children, families and as well as foster care services.  South Central Behavioral Services has embraced a self-directed work team (SDWT) management style since 1992.  The teams are groups of individuals, co-located, doing similar work.  The SDWT model values employee input, less micromanagement, and supports ways to resolve conflict between employees. 

Job Requirements

A Bachelor’s Degree in human services is preferred, but we will consider individuals with experience in the field. 

Other Salary Information

Performance-based incentives and bonuses available

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