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Future Opening: Skills Trainer 1595349

Company: MapleStar Oregon
Location: Bend
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Job Description:

Skills Trainer

Looking to do meaningful work helping others in the community as a Skills Trainer?

Maple Star Oregon, part of Pathways one of the largest national providers of accessible, outcome-based behavioral and mental health services, is in search of a compassionate, caring, growth-minded Skills Trainer.
For your passion and dedication as a Skills Trainer, we offer paid training, career advancement opportunities, medical/dental/vision, PTO, paid holidays, and much, much more (read below)! We realize that your growth is paramount to our continued reputation of quality and service excellence, so we are ready to invest in YOU from day one!
About your Role: As part of a clinical team, Skills Trainers provide skill building and support to youth with behavioral and/or mental health concerns placed in foster homes. Skills training is provided to assist with stabilization to maintain a youth's placement in a community setting. Skills training is provided during times identified as most relevant to the family and may occur during late afternoons, evening and early mornings in the home or community. Skills Trainers are able to have flexible schedule based on the needs of their clients. Skills Trainers are included and act as part of a service team The position is based from a home office serving clients in the communities of Deschutes, Crook and Jefferson counties. It is an hourly, non-exempt position.

  • Provide direct, skill-building services to consumers, primarily in a community setting
  • Work as a service team member for consumer with frequent communication with other team members; including incident reporting
  • Respond to referrals for new consumers within 24-hour timeline
  • Provide indirect services for consumers (contacting caseworkers or service team members, documentation, travel time)
  • Provide a minimum of 25 billable service hours per week
  • Regular and frequent driving to meet consumer needs; including consumer transportation
  • Identifying the appropriate location and timing of skills training with consumers (including working at unconventional hours such as late nights, early mornings, and/or on occasional weekends)
  • Timely completion of service plans, case notes, and reports (includes daily, weekly, and monthly reporting)
  • Effective, respectful, and professional written and verbal communication
  • Rapport building and maintenance with youth and adults
  • Time management and organization
  • Ability to work and communicate regularly with team members
  • Professional boundaries and self-care routines
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook) and adequate typing skills
  • Understanding and application of Trauma Informed Care and Collaborative Problem Solving
  • Knowledge of community resources
  • Problem solving and client engagement techniques
    Does the Following Apply to You?
    • A minimum of a High School Diploma and a combination of education and relevant experience totaling one year or greater
    • Possess a valid driver license with a clean driving record
    • Ability to operate and have access to a safe and reliable vehicle at all times
    • Willing and able to drive in various road and weather conditions
    • Have or be able to obtain the necessary auto insurance by start of employment
    • Ability to work irregular days and/or hours
    • Ability to sit and type for extended periods of time
    • Ability to lift up 50 pounds and regularly carry up to 20 pounds
    • Ability to walk up and down stairs, across uneven terrain, and short to medium distances
    • Obtain and maintain certification in standard first aid and CPR
    • Obtain and maintain training in the basic defensive techniques of NCI
    • Ability to pass fingerprinting and background checks Perks for working Full time at Pathways :
      • 401 K Plan, Medical, Dental, Vision plans
      • Paid Vacation days that increase with tenure after the first year!
      • Separate Paid Sick leave that rolls over each year
      • Paid Holidays
      • Opportunities for advancement in our national company! As we grow, you grow with us!
      • Employee Assistance Program
      • Perks @ Pathways (student loan refinancing, pet insurance, Verizon wireless discount, movie, hotel, concert and sporting event discounts) If you're #readytoworkMaple Star Oregon is #readytohire!
        Not the job youre looking for? Maple Star Oregon has a variety of positions in various locations; please go to
        To Learn More About Us: Pathways @ Maple Star Oregon @
        Pathways is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or any other protected characteristic. Compensation: $18.26 per hour We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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        Job Industries
        • Healthcare

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