Schurig Center for Brain Injury Recovery is a wonderful 501(c)3 non-profit organization providing an array of therapeutic services for people whose lives have been impacted by a stroke, trauma, accident, concussion and other forms of brain injury. The organization is dedicated to providing post-hospitalization, non-medical rehabilitative and educational outpatient services to individuals and families. The mission is to improve the quality of life for survivors and their families and to raise public awareness within the community of the causes and effects of these disabilities.
The team is positive, collaborative, and fun to work with. The staff and consulting professionals include licensed mental health therapists, neuropsychologists, occupational therapists, expressive art therapists, and marketing/development personnel. The team is small in number and highly collaborative. The center is located in Larkspur near a walking path, estuary, and is surrounded by a beautiful garden.
We are currently seeking an Intake & Resource Coordinator.
The coordinator is the point person at the organization for people seeking services, responding to all initial contact from the community. The role includes providing referrals and supporting access to community resources for survivors, their families, caregivers and professionals. This is a highly utilized service that provides a critically needed community resource not found elsewhere in this geographic area.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Screen initial phone calls from survivors and family members for resource needs; complete initial consults via telephone
- Identify community resources and provide appropriate referrals for survivors, their families, and professionals
- Provide in-person, phone, and email consultation to brain injury community
- Complete intakes
- Manage and maintain resource database
- Work collaboratively with other staff to ensure that the mission of Schurig Center is realized
- Experience in a community based setting assisting people with disabilities, illness, crises management, or related needs.
- Education and training in the fields of Social Work, Counseling, Rehabilitation Psychology, Clinical Psychology, or similar field a plus.
- Requires an interest in needs assessment, community resources, and expanding clinical interview skills.
- Excellent written & verbal communication, organizational and time management skills a must.
- Proficient in Excel and Word.
Part-Time (15 – 19 hours per week)
Email cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Job posted July 1, 2019