Job Posting 104238

JOB TITLE    Habilitation Coordinator
WAGE    $44,229 Annually
JOB STATUS    Full-time
SHIFT    8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. Mon-Fri
POSTING NUMBER    104238
HIRING PROGRAM    IDD
JOB LOCATION    315 N. 1st Avenue, Crystal City, Texas  78839
BENEFITS    Full
POSTING DATE    11/18/22
CLOSING DATE    12/02/22 or until filled

GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

The PASRR habilitation coordinator position is responsible for service planning, monitoring, assessing, and identifying needs and desires of consumers diagnosed with intellectual and developmental disabilities relating to personal outcomes, including recommendations for interventions and support services.  Arranges and collaborates with service .  Arranges and collaborates with service providers and nursing facilities to link consumers with outcome-focused services.  The habilitation coordinator will be responsible for managing a caseload not to exceed forty (40) persons.  The caseload will consist of consumers who reside in a nursing facility or are at risk of being admitted into a nursing facility and utilize the Preadmission Screening and Resident Review (PASRR) funding stream.  The habilitation coordinator is responsible for making contracts with assigned individuals in accordance with their service coordination assessment.  Habilitation coordinators are responsible for completing annual and quarterly Service Planning Team (SPT) meetings for each PASRR person on their caseload and completing timely and accurate documentation of the delivery of habilitation coordination services.  Requires flexibility in scheduling and significant travel within the service area.  The job calls for a self-motivated and energetic person to assess consumer’s outcomes and needs and provide monitoring of services to consumers living in nursing homes.  The caseload will be primarily concentrated in Maverick, Dimmit, and Frio counties.  Habilitation coordinators are required to meet set productivity standards monthly.  This position will be housed at the Zavala Work Center, Crystal City, Texas and will be directly supervised by the Director of PASRR housed in Dilley, Texas.

MINIMUM JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from an accredited college or university with a major in social, behavioral health or human services field.
Must have one (1) year of habilitation/service coordination experience in providing service coordination to individuals with IDD.
Must possess proficient computer skills.

PREFERRED JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

Bi-lingual in English and Spanish.
Experience working with individuals residing in a nursing facility.
Prior work experience as a Service Coordinator or Case Manager working with people with intellectual or development disabilities.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of community resources
Must possess excellent verbal and written skills.
Ability to coordinate, plan and develop services as part of a team and individually.
Ability to develop productive relationships with individuals and their family members that focus on the individual’s specific goals and dreams.
Ability to advocate effectively for the best interest of the individuals served.
Ability to work cooperatively and effectively with other professionals, team members and other agencies.
Ability to work independently, organize work efficiently and communicate effectively.
Ability to meet stringent timeframes for submission of paperwork.
Ability to exercise tact, initiative, and good judgment in different situations.
Ability to complete documentation of contacts for billing purposes within 48 hours of the contact.
Must be able to complete all required contacts for assigned consumers monthly.
Ability to work under conditions requiring physical stamina and ability to work in a stressful environment.

OTHER SPECIAL INFORMATION:
Apply in person at:  1325 3rd Street, Floresville, Texas 78114
Or submit application and resume to:
Camino Real Community Services Center
ATTN: HRS
P.O. BOX 725, Lytle, TX.  78052
FAX: 830-772-4304
E-MAIL:  HR@caminorealcs.org
PHONE: 210-357-0359 OR 357-0300
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