Posted on 07.28.2017
Job Summary: Clubhouse Generalist, Lakeland, Full Time M-F 8-4, $13.94 hourly, BA degree in Human Services or HS Diploma/GED with certification, see job description. This person will be working with members at the clubhouse on seeking abilities and strengths in individuals and work toward recovery through meaningful activities. She/he will also be working side by side with members in order to engage and participate in a “work ordered day”. Looking for someone who is self motivating and has good computer skills. Must be age 25+ to be a qualified driver. Peace River Center is a Drug Free workplace and requires a DCF Level 2 background clearance.
Posted on 08.22.2017
Job Summary: Communications, Development, and Marketing Associate for our Community Relations Team in Lakeland, Full Time M-F 8-5 with some flexibility for events. $40-45K. Bachelor's degree preferably in Communications, Graphic Design, or Marketing.The Communications and Development Manager is responsible for helping to craft and tell our “impact story” by researching and developing our communications strategy, brochures, presentation materials, web site and social media content and persuasively communicating Peace River Center’s mission, programs and impact to potential funders/donors. 4-5 years of experience in a related field. Peace River Center is a Drug Free workplace and requires a DCF Level 2 background clearance.
Posted on 07.11.2017
Job Summary: Crisis Counselor I, PRN schedule up to 12 hour shifts any days, evenings and weekends, $13+ hourly, Bartow. Bachelor's Degree required, Minimum of one (1) year of experience in mental health or related field. See Driver requirements below. Facility provides 24/7 mental health crisis services. Peace River Center is a Drug Free Workplace and all employees must pass a DCF Level 2 Background Clearance.
Posted on 08.01.2017
Job Summary: Cook, Full Time and Pro Rata positions available for our new Lakeland CSU Dietary department, Full Time 40 hours per week, 6:30-5:30 pm, Pro Rata position would be 30-39 hours, 6:30 am-5:30 pm, $10.20 hourly, depending on experience and qualifications. HS Diploma/GED required. This position is responsible for the coordination of food service related issues and the supervision and management of the dietary services unit. Monitor and document monitoring activities of dietary operations to ensure compliance with legal, regulatory and accreditation requirements. Candidate should have a minimum of 2 years’ experience supervising dietary operations or 3 years assisting in the management of dietary operations within a healthcare environment. Candidate must possess Servsafe Food Handler’s Certification. Peace River Center is a Drug Free Workplace and all employees must pass a DCF Level 2 Background Screening.
Posted on 07.11.2017
Job Summary: Crisis Response Team Counselor I, Part Time Bartow, $13.50 hourly, Schedule could be a combination of days and evenings depending on the schedule need. Weekend availability is appreciated. Will work out days/hours by department need and applicant availability. Additional hours may be available occasionally as well. Bachelor's degree in Human Services or related area with a minimum of 1 year experience in Mental Health or related field. Age 25+ to be a qualified driver. Peace River Center is a Drug Free Workplace and all employees must pass a DCF Level 2 Background Screening.
Posted on 08.28.2017
Job Summary: RN Nurse Supervisor/Charge Nurse, Bartow and or Lakeland CSU, Full Time, $60K+, Graduated from accredited School of Nursing with a Bachelor's Degree with 3 years' experience as an RN working with mental health and with 3 years' of supervisory experience. The Nurse Supervisor/Charge Nurse is responsible for managing, supervising and assisting assigned staff as well as providing administrative support and direct patient care to patients and assistance to the medical staff by management of available resources in accordance with established standards, policies and procedures and the scope of practice established by the State of Florida. Peace River Center is a Drug Free workplace and will require an approved DCF Level 2 background clearance.
Posted on 07.10.2017
Job Summary: Crisis Response Team Counselor for Bartow office, Bachelor's level, night shift 8p - 8 a, 2 week rotating shift. Crisis Counselor provides 24/7 mental health crisis services in various settings for immediate crisis assessment, crisis intervention, and time-limited, crisis counseling to promote crisis resolution and evaluation to individuals in Polk and Hardee Counties who may be experiencing any type of emotional distress. See Driver requirements below. Minimum of 1 year experience in MH and Crisis experience. Peace River Center is a Drug Free workplace and will require an approved DCF Level 2 background clearance for employment.
Posted on 08.14.2017
Job Summary: Crisis Response Team Program Assistant, Bartow Full Time 3-11 pm M-F, $11- hourly. Two (2) years’ experience with secretarial skills including psychiatric terminology with diagnosis, treatment plans, and verbal skills. HS Dip/GED. The Program Assistant provides general office management/clerical support to the Crisis Response Team. Ability to deal with stressful situations or difficult individuals. Excel, Word, Outlook, and Agency computer programs. Excellent verbal communication skills. Ability to make competent, independent decisions relating to business office. Must have a clear voice and good grammar with a cheerful attitude. Peace River Center is a Drug Free workplace and requires a DCF Level 2 background clearance.
Posted on 09.19.2017
Job Summary: Dietary Aide, 3 positions available. Full Time, Bartow, 6:30 am-5:30 pm weekdays (vary) with alternating weekends (every other), $8.50 hourly plus excellent benefits, HS Dip/GED required. This position performs varied tasks in order to prepare wholesome and nutritious meals and maintain the equipment, machinery, and food production facility in an orderly, safe, and sanitary state. This position requires maintaining appropriate documentation relating to the effective management of dietary operations. Food service experience required. Candidate must possess Servsafe Food Handler’s Certification. Peace River Center is a drug free workplace and will require a DCF Level 2 Background clearance. Must be age 25+ to be a qualified driver.
Posted on 09.08.2017
Job Summary: Domestic Violence Child Welfare and Child Protection Advocate, Lakeland, $12.- hourly, Full Time with flexible schedule. HS Diploma/GED and a minimum of 1 year working with individuals or families in crisis. The advocate will work collaboratively with Community Based Care Providers. Facilitate or co-facilitate DV training with/for CBC staff. Child Welfare and Child Protection Program is a collaborative effort between PRC, Community Based Care (CBC) staff, and other child welfare professionals to provide an optimal coordinated community response to families experiencing the co-occurrence of domestic violence and child abuse. Peace River Center is a Drug Free workplace and will require an approved DCF Level 2 background clearance.
Posted on 08.22.2017
Job Summary: FACT Team Mental Health Worker, Lakeland, $14- hourly, Full Time, Schedule: 4 days 7:30-4:30 pm and 1 day 10:30--7 pm, 1 weekend 8-5 pm every 6 weeks. Bachelor's degree in behavioral science required and 3 years' work experience with adults with severe and persistent mental illness. Will have the responsibility to carry out rehabilitation and support functions and assist in treatment; substance abuse services; education, support, and consultation to families; and crisis intervention under the clinical supervision of staff with professional degrees. Peace River Center is a Drug Free workplace and will require an approve DCF Level 2 background check.
Posted on 08.14.2017
Job Summary: Peer Specialist for our FACT Team in Lakeland. Part Time, 20 hours weekly. Days negotiable with the FACT Team Leader. $11- hourly. A Peer Specialist provides peer mentoring and support for individuals with psychiatric disabilities and receiving mental health services. They assist individuals in navigating the mental health services system and in achieving resiliency and recovery as defined by the person. HS Diploma/GED. Has received or is currently receiving mental health service for symptoms of mental illness. Must have received certification from the State of Florida as a Certified Peer Specialist or be willing to obtain that state certification. Peace River Center is a Drug Free workplace and requires a DCF Level 2 background check.
Posted on 06.26.2017
Job Summary: Psych Tech for Residential Group Home in Lakeland, PRN needed to work any shifts 7-3 pm, 3-11 pm, and 11-7 am, $10.50 hourly. This is a non-degreed position that will be part of a treatment team that effectively works in a residential setting with people with severe and persistent mental illnesses in an effort to help them with their recovery. Peace River Center is a drug free workplace and you must be able to pass a Level 2 background clearance. Age 25+ required to be a qualified driver. HS Diploma/GED required.
Posted on 09.01.2017
Job Summary: Health Information Services Clerk (HIS) for Lakeland office, Full Time M-F 8-4:30 pm, HS Dip/GED. $9.50 hourly. Minimum 2 years' experience working with medical records or in a healthcare administrative position. Looking for individual with excellent attention to detail, self starter, proficient with MS Word, Excel, and Outlook. Excellent oral and written communication skills with proper grammar. High computer use. Responsibilities include maintaining confidential client records and ensuring paper documentation is appropriately filed or scanned into corresponding client record; completing Notices of Discharge for inpatient clients; performing administrative closures for clients that are no longer active; receiving, processing and tracking internal requests for external provider records; inventorying paper records stored and assisting with destruction of records. Peace River Center is a drug free workplace and requires an approved Level 2 DCF clearance.
Posted on 07.14.2017
Job Summary: Housekeepers needed for Bartow facility and our new Lakeland CSU (LCSU), Full time (40 hours per week) and Part time (20 hours per week) positions, $8.76 hourly, 5:30 - 2pm, will alternate weekends. Part time employee will work the days off of the Full time employees. HS Dip/GED needed. This position is responsible for the provision of appropriate housekeeping services to ensure a clean, safe, and well maintained environment of care for the clients, staff, and visitors of Peace River Center. Prior commercial housekeeping experience preferred. Peace River Center is a Drug Free Workplace and all employees must pass a Level 2 Background Screening.
Posted on 06.13.2017
Job Summary: Outpatient Licensed Therapist (LCSW or LMHC) will rotate between locations but will primarily be positioned in Highlands County offices. Salary will depend on experience and qualifications. The therapist will be responsible for providing therapy and assessment services for both children and adults for a myriad of mental health and substance abuse disorders. A Master's degree and 2 year's mental health experience required. Peace River Center is a Drug Free workplace and a DCF Level 2 background clearance is required.
Posted on 07.28.2017
Job Summary: Painter, PRN schedule (as needed), home based in Bartow, $11- hourly, HS Diploma/GED required, This position performs varied tasks in order to prepare and apply paint to the interior and exterior surfaces of buildings and equipment. This position also requires maintaining appropriate documentation relating to the effective management of maintenance operations. Candidate should have some relevant experience in commercial or residential painting. General skills caulking, spackling and repairing damaged wall surfaces so as to properly prepare for the application of primer, sealer and/or paint needed. General painting skills including precision application and trimming. Peace River Center is a Drug Free Workplace and requires a DCF Level 2 background clearance.
Posted on 01.27.2017
Job Summary: We are hiring for our new CSU in Lakeland as well as our current CSU in Bartow. Psych Techs needed for CSU - $10- per hr. full time or $11.25 PRN schedule, Bartow and Lakeland - Full Time and variety of schedules, 7-3 pm, 3-11 pm,11-7 am and weekend shifts. HS Diploma/GED required. The CSU Psych Tech provides direct care to clients on the Crisis Stabilization Units. Peace River Center is a Drug Free Workplace and all employees must pass a Level 2 Background Screening.
Posted on 08.01.2017
Job Summary: Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist, Lakeland and Bartow locations, Full Time, FL license in good standing, Board Certified or Board Eligible in child or adolescent psychiatry or addiction services, Current DEA with no restrictions on prescribing controlled substances, Graduation from an accredited medical school, Completion of an accredited Psychiatric Residency Training program, Eligible for Medicare, Medicaid and other third party reimbursement, 4 or 5 day schedules available. Peace River Center is a Drug Free Workplace and all employees must pass a DCF Level 2 Background Screening. Our new Lakeland CSU will be opening also next month.
Posted on 08.01.2017
Job Summary: Psychiatrist - PRN for "On Call" Sat/Sun (rotation possible), evening/overnight calls M-F, FL active license/DEA, need MD or DO License. Peace River Center is seeking a BC/BE Psychiatrist to provide on-call coverage for our inpatient adult/child crisis stabilization unit and adult short-term residential treatment unit in Bartow and Lakeland (opening 2017). NOTE: The new CSU in Lakeland is currently under construction will be opening September 2017, Psychiatrist/Nursing positions available. Peace River Center is a Drug Free Workplace and all employees must pass a DCF Level 2 Background Screening.
Posted on 04.12.2017
Job Summary: RN needed for Bartow CSU, Full Time, 7am-7pm (12 hour shifts) 3 days one week and 4 days the next/alternate weekends. $27-28 per hour depending on experience and qualifications/Psych experience preferred. The Registered Nurse is responsible for the provision of direct care to the patients of the Crisis Stabilization Unit (a locked psychiatric unit ) and provides assistance to medical staff. Must have graduated from an accredited Nursing Program and have 1-3 years' RN experience. Peace River Center is a drug free workplace and requires an approved DCF Level 2 clearance. Updated 5/5/BR
Posted on 08.08.2017
Job Summary: Clinical Manager for Short-Term Adult Residential facility, Bartow. Licensed or licensure in process. Master's degree in Human Services or related area with 3 years' experience working in Mental Health and minimum of 1 year supervisory experience. Salary will depend on experience/qualifications, M-F 8-5 flexible with some weekend hours as needed. SRT Clinical Manager oversees the day-to-day operations of the SRT Clinical Team who is providing care to Clients in our short-term residential treatment unit. Peace River Center is a Drug Free workplace and requires a DCF Level 2 background clearance.
Posted on 07.10.2017
Job Summary: Licensed Therapist for Substance Abuse program in Lakeland, LCSW or LMHC required for this position. $45K, FT with excellent benefits, M-F flexible schedule may include some evenings. This position is for a licensed clinician that is responsible for providing assessments and counseling services in the Substance Abuse Program. CAP preferred. Requires Master's degree in human services field and 2 year's direct experience working with individuals with a substance abuse diagnosis. Peace River Center is a Drug Free workplace and requires an approved DCF Level 2 background clearance for employment.
Posted on 09.18.2017
Job Summary: Substance Abuse Therapist (non-licensed), Lakeland, Full Time M-T 10-9 pm, $37K. Master's degree in Human Services plus minimum of 2 years' direct experience working with individuals with a substance abuse diagnosis. CAP preferred. Will be responsible for providing assessments and counseling services in the Substance Abuse Program. The individual must have the competence to provide clinical assessments, individual, group, and family therapy. Peace River Center is a Drug Free workplace and requires a DCF Level 2 background clearance.