SC Department of Public Safety Human Services Coordinator I (Mental Health Counselor II) in Anderson County, South Carolina

Job Responsibilities

This position is being reposted. Previous applicants do not need to reapply. Your application is still being considered.

The Department of Mental Health is a drug-free workplace. All candidates will be required to pass a mandatory Pre-employment drug test.

This position is located in assigned Anderson County community locations and the Anderson-Oconee-Pickens Mental Health Center, 200 McGee Road, Anderson, SC 29625.

Will serve as a Homeless Outreach Coordinator ensuring access, treatment, linkage and community integration for mentally ill homeless patients to improve level of functioning and management of psychosocial stressors in order to obtain stable housing. Must have the ability to independently work in the community. Must be able to develop community resources and community relationships with stakeholders. Must have valid driver's license and ability to travel between the assigned locations as required.

Minimum and Additional Requirements

State Requirements: A bachelor's degree and professional experience in human services or social services programs.

Agency Requirements: A master's degree in guidance, counseling or the social sciences and one year's experience (excluding internships) is required to be considered for this position.

Note: If any Agency Requirements are listed above, applicants must also meet those requirements to be considered for the position.

Preferred Qualifications

Supplemental questions are considered part of your official application. If you do not answer the supplemental questions, your application is incomplete and will not be reviewed.

Please complete the state application to include all current and previous work history and education. A resume may be attached, but not substituted for a completed employment application. The employment application will be considered incomplete and not forwarded if only a resume is provided and/or supplemental questions are not answered.

The South Carolina Department of Mental Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Agency. We provide affirmative action and equal opportunity in employment for all qualified persons regardless of race, color, sex – including the basis of pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions, national origin, age, religion, or disability.

Additional Comments

Salary: $32,838.00 - $60,760.00 Annually

Location: Anderson County, SC

Job Type: FTE - Full-Time

Job Number: 77584

Closing: 11/25/2018 5:00 PM Eastern

Class Code: GA50

Position Number: 603H0021

Pay Band: Band 5

Hiring Range - Min.: $37,592.00

Opening Date: 08/02/2018

EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer

Agency Specific Application Procedures: You must apply on-line at Follow the status of your application on-line.

Agency: State of South Carolina Department of Mental Health-MHC Anderson-Oconee-Pickens

Address: 200 McGee Road Anderson, South Carolina, 29621

Phone: 864-260-2220