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Hospice Volunteer & Bereavement Coordinator (Part-Time)

Bond County Home Health & Hospice is seeking a coordinator of volunteers and bereavement services.  This is a part-time position at 21 hours per week with flexible hours.  Playing a vital role on the interdisciplinary team, the coordinator connects volunteers with patients and their loved ones to make an impactful difference in their overall well-being.  Ensures initial spiritual needs are met as well as the ongoing support of loved ones.  Bond County Home Health & Hospice cares for patients in Bond, Clinton, Fayette, Madison & Montgomery Counties.

Position Responsibilities

  • Trains and integrates volunteers into the support team to meet non-clinical or physical needs.
  • Provides bereavement counseling and/or coordinates with bereavement counseling professionals and local chaplains to help meet the patient and family’s identified spiritual needs. Ensures ongoing bereavement support for the patient’s loved ones.
  • Develops and maintains relationships with other community agencies and partners.
  • Provides community education on the hospice philosophy and volunteer services.

Qualifications

Commitment to the hospice philosophy

Ability to communicate with empathy and a good listener

Strong leadership and organizational skills

Preferred:

  • Baccalaureate or Master’s Degree in Counseling, Social Work, Psychology, or related field.
  • Two years’ experience in the area of volunteerism, bereavement including hospice services, or related area.
  • Prior supervisory experience.

Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse – Clinic (Full- Time) m

The Bond County Health Department has an opening for a Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse to work in the clinic.  This is a full-time position at 35-hours per week.

Responsibilities

  • Assess patients in family planning including the completion of physical assessments.
  • Provides health counseling, testing, and treatment for STI’s.
  • Administers vaccines and draws lab tests for all ages.

Requirements

Degree from an accredited school of nursing

Active Illinois License

Current BLS certification

Dental Assistant (Full-Time)

The Bond County Health Department Dental Clinic is seeking a full-time, experienced dental assistant.  This person assists the dentists and hygienist in the care and treatment of patients and performs duties in the field of reception, chair-side assisting, inventory and records. The individual must be friendly, courteous, and able to establish trust with patients of all ages.

Office Hours are Monday – Friday, 8:15 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  (36.25 hours per week)

Education & Experience

Graduate of a dental assistant program with previous experience preferred.  Certificates of completion in Coronal Polishing and Monitoring of Nitrous Oxide Sedation.  BLS certification.

Mental Health Counselor (Full-Time)

Prairie Counseling Center (PCC) is a community mental health center in Greenville, Illinois that provides quality mental health services to persons 6 and over. PCC provides a person-centered approach utilizing both licensed and unlicensed mental health professionals.  We offer a four-day work week and the opportunity to work with some of the best mental health professionals. With our wide range of services, you will be providing care that matters as a part of the PCC team.

Job Position Description:

We are looking for a full-time entry-level mental health professional. The ideal candidate is someone motivated and looking for quality career experience. Salary is competitive with opportunity for advancement, paid leave, and paid holidays.

Benefits:

As a team member at Prairie Counseling Center, you will enjoy the benefits of Bond County Health Department:

  • Mentoring with the most reputable mental health professionals in the area
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including health, vision and dental insurance
  • Retirement program through Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF)
  • Paid time off – vacation, personal, sick
  • 13 Paid Holidays
  • Four-day (35 hour) work week
  • Supervision – if needed to obtain licensure
  • Continuing Education hours
  • No weekends
  • On Call – optional

Minimum Qualifications:

  • An individual possessing at least a master’s degree in counseling and guidance, rehabilitation counseling, social work, vocational counseling, psychology, pastoral counseling, or family therapy or related field, who has successfully completed a practicum or internship that included a minimum of 1,000 hours of supervised direct service, or who has one year of clinical experience; or
  • A registered nurse (RN) licensed under the Nurse Practice Act [225 ILCS 65] with at least one year of clinical experience in a mental health setting or who possesses a master’s degree in psychiatric nursing; or
  • An occupational therapist (OT) licensed under the Illinois Occupational Therapy Practice Act [225 ILCS 75] with at least one year of clinical experience in a mental health setting.

Social Worker – Home Health/Hospice (PRN)

Flexible opportunity for optimal work-life balance. Serving the community for over 50 years, our established department is part of the Bond County Health Department in Greenville and cares for patients in Bond, Clinton, Fayette, Madison, & Montgomery Counties. Flexible work hours based on approximately 10 hours per month. Employment available as a part-time staff member or independent contractor.

Position Responsibilities Include:

  • As part of the Hospice Team, the social worker will assess and care for social needs as they relate to the patient’s illness.
  • Links patients and their families to available community resources when needed.
  • Participates in the Hospice Interdisciplinary Group meetings to assist the team in maintaining an individualized, comprehensive plan of care.

Master’s degree in social work from a program accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) required and licensed as a Social Worker (LSW) or Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the state of Illinois. One year of experience in a health care setting is preferred.

Crisis Counselor – Prairie Counseling Center (On Call – As Needed)

Bond County Health Department is looking for a crisis counselor to join their team in the Prairie Counseling Center.  The crisis counselor completes assessments along with recommendations for stabilization and support for people in crisis.  Must possess a basic understanding of mental health crisis and be able to work with individuals and other health care providers.  Services may include emotional support, individual safety planning, and voluntary/involuntary placement when needed.

Crisis Counselors must, at a minimum, meet Medicaid 132 requirements for a Mental Health Professional (MHP) OR possess a Medicaid approved Bachelor’s degree, OR possess a Bachelor’s degree in any other field with two years of supervised clinical experience in a mental health setting. Other requirements include minimum of 21 years of age, valid driver’s license and an acceptable driving record.

Employment Application

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Interested candidates can send their resume or the completed attached application to the Bond County Health Department’s Human Resources Department at barbara.strieker@bchd.us or paper applications and resumes can be mailed to Bond County Health Department, Attention: Human Resources, 1520 South Fourth Street, Greenville, IL 62246. The Human Resources Department can be contacted at (618) 664-1442, extension 102.

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