Employment Opportunities

If you are interested in joining a team that helps to rebuild lives for individuals living with a mental illness, contact us regarding the employment opportunities below.

Rehabilitation Specialist Job Description

Vincent House Pasco and Hernando Counties

SUMMARY

The Rehabilitation Specialist is responsible for the engagement of members, persons living with mental illnesses, in all aspects of Vincent House operations, according to Clubhouse International philosophy.  In collaboration with other staff and members, the Rehabilitation Specialist is responsible for assisting members with their participation in meaningful work and meaningful relationships; more specifically, the Rehabilitation Specialist assists members in developing and attaining vocational, educational, housing and social goals.

SUPERVISION

Reports directly to the Program Director.

STATEMENT OF DUTIES

  • Work side by side with members in a manner consistent with the mission and goals of Vincent House. Maintains enthusiasm, commitment, and belief in the Clubhouse International Standards.
  • Works cooperatively with members and staff in establishment and completion of unit goals for Work Structured Day component of Vincent House.
  • Treats members and other staff with dignity and respect; maintains confidentiality at all times.  Presents in a positive, professional manner at Vincent House, while on employment placement sites and at community functions.
  • Participates in unit meetings twice daily, and weekly House Meeting.
  • Participates in Clubhouse International trainings and events, as determined by the Administration team.
  • Works cooperatively with other staff to provide rehabilitation services and demonstrates openness and flexibility in adapting to organizational and program changes as instructed by the Administration team.
  • Performs other related duties as requested by the Program Director.
  • All Vincent House staff share employment, housing, holiday, weekend, evening and unit responsibilities.
  • Foster an atmosphere of belief in all members’ ability to work.
  • Conduct onsite job training and coverage for members in the Vincent House Transitional Employment (TE) and Supportive Employment (SE) programs.
  • Provide as much support as needed to assist members with employment goals – act as trainer, troubleshooter, follow-along support, benefits counselor, advocate and liaison with the employer for TE/SE position.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum education level: Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Commitment to engage in philosophies and practices of Van Gogh’s Palette and Clubhouse International Standards.
  • Possess excellent interpersonal skills, enthusiasm, creativity and belief in the wellness and the potential of every member.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and obtain approval for enrollment by Van Gogh’s Palette’s auto insurance carrier.
  • Pass a Level II FDLE criminal background check.
  • Maintain a drug and tobacco free lifestyle.  Submit to drug screening upon hire and randomly while employed.
  • Ability to work evenings, weekends and holidays on a rotating basis.
  • Possess the ability to cover Transitional Employment positions.

**Interested parties are encouraged to view our website at Vincenthouse.org as well as the website to Clubhouse International, clubhouse-intl.org, before applying.

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to Elliott Steele at VincentHouse-Elliott@verizon.net and Freddy Morello at Freddy@vincenthouse.org.

Salary commensurate with experience                                                                      AA/EOE

Clubhouse Program Director Job Description

Vincent House Pasco, located in Hudson, Florida is seeking a dedicated, charismatic person with strong Clubhouse knowledge to serve as the Program Director of our newest Clubhouse. Vincent House Pasco is a sister Clubhouse to our two year accredited Clubhouse, Vincent House Hernando and the original, seventeen year old Vincent House, located in Pinellas Park, FL.

Vincent House Pasco follows the Clubhouse Model of Rehabilitation, which is a restorative community where people living with mental illnesses can come to rebuild their lives. Clubhouses provide as a right of membership, access to employment, education, housing and other support services. Program participants, called Members, work side by side with the staff on the daily operation of the Clubhouse which in-turn allows them to learn valuable skills while building the meaningful relationships needed to live successful and productive lives in the community.

The ideal person for this position must believe in the innate potential of every member and understand that recovery from a mental illness is not only possible; it is probable with the right supports.

Qualifications:

• Master’s degree preferred; Bachelor’s degree required in social work, psychology, rehabilitation or other related field from an accredited university preferred.
• Minimum of three years professional experience at an accredited Clubhouse
• Minimum of one year as a Program Coordinator or related position
• Must have attended or be willing to attend two or three-week Clubhouse Training at an approved training site
• Must maintain all license requirements
• Must be physically able to perform functions associated with this position, including ability to lift up to 30 lbs, operate a motor vehicle, ability to be “on stage” all day
• Must have friendly outgoing personality that will enable members to feel welcome and comfortable with the Clubhouse community

The Position:

· Demonstrate passion for the philosophy of the Clubhouse model of rehabilitation
· Provide leadership and vision to the members and staff, upholding the integrity of the Clubhouse model and the coherence of the Vincent House community
· Identify, recruit, support and retain a team of results-oriented, creative thinkers as staff, and assume responsibility for their professional growth and development
· Encourage full member participation in all the work of Vincent House
· Provide innovative leadership in program development to keep Vincent House on the cutting edge in the Clubhouse world
· Oversee the programmatic, financial and administrative management of Vincent House
· Lead change, ensuring clarity, understanding and commitment to goals, objectives, timelines and outcomes
· Establish Vincent House as a resource for Mental Health services throughout the Pasco County area
· Develop strategies to maximize use of technology
· Build relationships with appropriate key leadership in partner organizations, state oversight agencies, and the community
· Actively cultivate and maintain relationships with donors and prospective donors
· Demonstrate success as a fundraiser, capable of articulating an organizational mission
· Demonstrate ability to work with funding sources, including billing and grant writing
· Demonstrate strategic vision and leadership, with ability to be hands-on when needed
· Demonstrate success as a general business manager with profit and loss accountability
· Ability to gain high level of community knowledge and connectivity
· Excellent communication skills, including verbal, written and listening; experience representing an organization to the public
· Strong interpersonal skills; sensitivity to diversity and multi-cultural issues. Able to build effective relationships for the organization among diverse constituencies: Clubhouse staff, members, Board and the Community. Cultural competency is required.
· Detail-oriented with superior organizational ability
· Experience using technology and electronic media
· Experience with government contracts a plus, including Medicaid

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to Freddy Morello at Freddy@vincenthouse.org and Elliott Steele at vincenthouse-elliott@verizon.net.

Salary commensurate with experience AA/EOE

Administrative Support Specialist Job Description

Van Gogh’s Palette, d/b/a., Vincent House

SUMMARY

Van Gogh’s Palette is seeking a detailed oriented person to provide full-time administrative support for Van Gogh’s Palette programs in Pinellas, Hernando and Pasco Counties. The Administrative Support Specialist organizes and coordinates office operations to ensure organizational effectiveness and efficiency. The Administrative Support Specialist provides administrative, and operational support to program administrators.

Vincent House follows the Clubhouse Model of Rehabilitation, which is a restorative community where people living with mental illnesses can come to rebuild their lives. Clubhouses provide as a right of membership, access to employment, education, housing and other support services. Program participants, called Members, work side by side with the staff on the daily operation of the Clubhouse which in-turn allows them to learn valuable skills while building the meaningful relationships needed to live successful and productive lives in the community.

SUPERVISION

Reports to the Vincent House Pinellas Director.

STATEMENT OF DUTIES

· Work side by side with members in a manner consistent with the mission and goals of Vincent House.
· Maintains enthusiasm, commitment, and belief in the Clubhouse International Standards.
· Treats members and other staff with dignity and respect.
· Maintains confidentiality at all times.
· Completes Central Florida Behavioral Health Network, (CFBHN), reports on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis such as billing; Return on Investment; and Quarterly Match.
· Completes Lutheran Family Service, (LFS), reports including, but not limited to monthly billing.
· Coordinates Florida Department of Transportation, (FDOT), reports including, but not limited to monthly travel logs and annual audits.
· Provides support with onboarding of new staff including but not limited to scheduling of interviews and conducting background screenings.
· Creates and maintains employee personal files.
· Assists program administrators coordinate with accountants on financial management such as reconciliation of credit card statements, receipts and other financial matter as needed.
· Performs other related duties as requested by the Program Director.
· All Vincent House staff share employment, housing, holiday, weekend, evening and unit responsibilities.

REQUIREMENTS

· Minimum education level: Bachelor’s Degree.
· Commitment to engage in philosophies and practices of Van Gogh’s Palette and Clubhouse International Standards.
· Possess excellent interpersonal skills, enthusiasm, creativity and belief in the wellness and the potential of every member.
· Possess a valid driver’s license and obtain approval for enrollment by Van Gogh’s Palette’s auto insurance carrier.
· Willingness to travel between various locations.
· Pass a Level II FDLE criminal background check.
· Maintain a drug and tobacco free lifestyle. Submit to drug screening upon hire and randomly while employed.
· Ability to work evenings, weekends and holidays on a rotating basis.
· Possess the ability to cover Transitional Employment positions.

**Interested parties are encouraged to view our website at Vincenthouse.org as well as the website to Clubhouse International, clubhouse-intl.org, before applying.

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to Freddy Morello at Freddy@vincenthouse.org.

Salary commensurate with experience AA/EOE