Are you a passionate individual, committed to helping others? Do you enjoy being an advocate for the individuals you support? It is our mission to connect individuals and their families with person-centered, recovery-oriented services and supports in partnership with the Loudoun community.
The Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services is currently seeking qualified applicants to join our Residential Leadership team.
Work within the group home system providing meaningful supports and services in community based residential programs to adults with serious mental illness, co-occurring substance use disorders, intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Provide coaching, hands-on guidance, and oversight to direct support staff to ensure the delivery of supports and services is consistently person centered, strength based, and recovery oriented.
Provide input for assessing individuals’ needs, developing service plans and is responsible for the implementation of plans, documentation and data collection.
Work to ensure the health, safety, and the overall well-being of the people supported.
Successful candidates will be orientated to and have knowledge of person-centered philosophies. Work schedule requires evening, weekend, some day hours, and possibly over nights. Education and career development are highly supported.
Loudoun County Regular Full-time Employees are eligible for full benefits including but not limited to the following as a part of a total rewards package!
Retirement from the Virginia Retirement System (VRS)
Annual Paid Holidays
Group Health Plan
Group Life Insurance
Exceptional Performance Recognition
Credit Union Membership
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Education and Career Development
Hiring Range: $43,700-$62,410. Recruitment #18-S2-1245. Apply immediately. Visit our on-line employment center at www.loudoun.gov for more information and to apply. EOE
Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Social Work or a related field.
Minimum 2 years of experience working with people with disabilities or a related field (not included in the combination of education and experience as noted above) is required.
Prefer experience with mentoring, coaching, and/or training staff members
Must be able to lift up to up to 50 pounds frequently, and more than 50 pounds occasionally
Must have a clean driving record
Must be able to obtain certification in CPR, First Aid, Medication Administration, and Therapeutic Options within 3 months of hire.
This position is classified as Essential Personnel and successful candidates will be able to fulfill this requirement including working holidays and during inclement weather, as scheduled
Employment is contingent upon successful completion of criminal background, driving record check, credit check and TB test.
Must have a valid driver's license in Virginia or regional state of residence
Internal Number: 18-S2-1245
About Loudoun County Government
Loudoun County is located 25 miles from Washington, DC and is bordered by the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Potomac River. It is the fastest growing county in Virginia and one of the fastest growing in the United States due to the scenic beauty of the area, a strong sense of community and a high quality of life. The county has established a reputation as an international center for technology, communications and transportation and also enjoys a reputation for high quality services, including a first rate educational system.