Direct Care Staff

$38,000 - $42,000 yearly
  • South Central Behavioral Services
  • Kearney, NE, USA
  • May 25, 2023
Full time Other Behavioral Health Positions

Job Description

The Position

South Central Behavioral Services (SCBS) currently has an opening for a Direct Care Staff in our Day Program at Unity House.  A Direct Care Staff is someone who provides individualized treatment and recovery to help individuals with a severe and persistent mental illness and/or co-occurring disorder.   The ideal candidate would assist individuals with setting goals and daily skill building while attending day program.  You would 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 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.  A Bachelor’s Degree in human services is preferred, but we will consider individuals with experience in the field.  SCBS offers an excellent benefit package including company paid health, dental and life insurance and paid time off.  If interested in this position or want to view additional information about our agency, please visit

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. 

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