PRN Milieu Counselor (Family Crisis Center) Knox

Help Others, Make a Difference, Save a Life.

Do you want to make a difference in people's lives every day?
Or help people navigate the tough spots in their life?
And do it all while working where your hard work is appreciated?

You have a lot of choices in where you work…make the decision to work where you are valued!

Join the McNabb Center Team as a PRN Milieu Counselor at the Family Crisis Center today!

The PRN Milieu Counselor must answer crisis hotline calls, maintain a safe and comfortable living environment for shelter residents, provide support using trauma informed techniques, and maintain the order and cleanliness of the facility.

Schedule: 

  • This position is "as needed".  
  • Flexibility is required to meet the needs of the program. 
  • Evenings, overnights, weekends, and holidays may be required. 

Travel:  

  • F endorsement is required. 

Equipment/Technology: Basic computer skills are required for email, timekeeping, and documentation in the electronic medical record.

QUALIFICATIONS - PRN Milieu Counselor

Education: 

  • High school diploma or G.E.D. 
  • Must complete a 40 hour orientation along with 12 hours of on-the-job training.

Experience / Knowledge

  • Minimum of one year experience in the human service field
  • Knowledge and understanding of domestic violence, mental illness, trauma, or crisis
  • Knowledge of available community resources.

Physical:

  • Minimal exposure to biological hazards.
  • Hearing of normal/soft tones and close eye work.
  • Valid driver's license.
  • Frequent sitting, standing, walking, bending, stooping, and reaching.
  • CPR and First Aid certification required (training provided).
  • Required to be certified in and adequately implement verbal de-escalation techniques.
  • Applicants should be able to exercise sound judgement under pressure.
  • Clinical staff may be required to get an F endorsement to transport clients as necessary.

Apply today to work where we care about you as an employee and where your hard work makes a difference!

Helen Ross McNabb Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Center provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment.

Helen Ross McNabb Center conducts background checks, driver's license record, degree verification, and drug screens at hire. Employment is contingent upon clean drug screen, background check, and driving record. Additionally, certain programs are subject to TB Screening and/or testing.  Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply