Cummins Behavioral Health Systems
  • - Putnam Outpatient
  • Greencastle, IN, USA
  • Full Time

It's Different Here!

Cummins is seeking experienced candidates or recent graduates with a background in social work, psychology, counseling or other mental health experience for a rewarding career as a School-based Life Skills Specialist. This position will be impacting the lives of youth and children through a variety of services, helping educate parents and supporting the South Putnam school-based programs in a middle/high school in Putnam County.

Our comprehensive benefits include:

  • Competitive salaries, regular reviews
  • Excellent work life balance (paid time off and holidays)
  • Professional and Leadership Training and advancement
  • Diverse career tracts
  • Comprehensive benefit package
  • Clinical support from leaders in field
  • Matching contributions to your 401K program

Cummins is one of the State's top-rated community mental/behavioral health and addiction services centers in Customer Satisfaction as recognized by the Indiana Division of Mental Health and Addiction.

School-based Life Skill Specialist duties include:  

  • Provide children with face-to-face / one on one contact for the purpose of coaching, teaching, or using motivational interviewing to assist the consumer in meeting Person-Centered Treatment Plan goals
  • Communicate and collaborate with school administration, counselors, and teachers on a consistent and timely basis via telephone, email, and face-to-face to address the needs and progress of consumers and their families
  • Schedule work hours in accordance with the needs of the specific school satellite location; this may include early morning hours and after school hours in the homes of the consumers.

Education and experience needed:  

  • Must have a bachelor's degree in social work, sociology, psychology, or other degree in human service field
  • Experience working in the mental health field is preferred

Learn about this position and the many rewards of a career with Cummins. 


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