ACT Housing Specialist

Job Number: 18-400-6558 

Education: Graduated from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree with a major specialization in Human/Behavioral/Social Services or related field is required.  A Master's Degree is preferred.

Description: The primary purpose of position is to provide recovery focused intensive community-based services for people who experience complex and co-occurring conditions such as mental illness, a substance use disorder and a chronic medical condition. This service is done by working collaboratively with an interdisciplinary team, using the ACT model, to assist consumers to foster a connection to the community and build support networks that promote wellness, while decreasing the need for inpatient hospitalization and/or incarceration. The position will require strong engagement and harm reduction intervention skills. This position will require effective collaboration with various community partners from the hospital and criminal justice field. The positions primary role will be to help clients identify, secure and maintain safe and stable housing.  Minimum two years direct client care experience in mental health required.  Education may be substituted for experience.

License(s): Center certification as a Qualified Mental Health Professional (QMHP) required.   Current and valid Texas driver's license and a clean driving record required. 

Hours: Monday-Friday; 8:00am-5:00pm, on call as needed.

SalaryStarting Qualified Mental Health Professional (QMHP) salary is at $38,479-$40,739 based on education, but internal applicants are subject to Integral Care's QMHP career ladder. 

Integral Care strives to maintain a diverse workforce. We encourage all to apply, including those who have knowledge and/or experience working with underserved populations, including Asian and Pacific Islander, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, and LGBTQA communities.

For specific positions, additional compensation may be available to those who are bilingual in both English and one of the following languages:  Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, Korean, or Burmese. (PM16)

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