Quality Mental Health Associate (QMHA)

Job Title: Quality Mental Health Associate (QMHA)

Campus: McKenzie Living Eugene

Type of Position: Full time, Non-Exempt

Reports to: Campus Administrator

Pay Range: $19.00/hr. - $25.00/hr

Job Closes: Open until filled

POSITION SUMMARY

McKenzie Living, Eugene is a specific needs campus supporting adults with severe and persistent mental illness, challenging behaviors and/or traumatic brain injuries. A successful candidate will be someone able to demonstrate the ability to utilize effective communication skills to create and maintain interpersonal relationships with staff and residents. Ability to work independently, dedicated to supporting each resident regarding their unique goals to meet treatment plan objectives and support their development of independence.

This position requires applicants to have the ability to work as an integral part of a direct care team providing clinical support; provide the development of life skills and therapeutic interventions; facilitate therapeutic groups; work with other agencies; be self-motivated and keep accurate clinical documentation.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATION

Must meet State of Oregon QMHA credentials by one of our following criteria:

  • Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Counseling, Social Work, or Human Development

    OR

  • A minimum three (3) years verifiable mental health experience working with Severe and persistent mental illness (SPMI) population in a supervised social service setting

    OR

  • An equivalent combination of behavioral science education in addition to satisfactory supplemental mental health experience and training

  • Must be a licensed QMHA, or have the ability to become certified

Application Procedure:

Candidates can apply by providing their resume and letter of interest to:

Karla Ramsdal, HR Manager
245 E 4th Ave., PO Box 1848
Eugene, OR 97440

or

kramsdal@gatewayliving.com

Resumes will be reviewed for relevant experience, education, and training. Resumes must be detailed and complete for proper evaluation.

Interviews will be conducted as qualified applications are received.

Gateway Living