Psychiatric Direct Support Specialist(State College, PA)

SFI is seeking a qualified full time Psychiatric Direct Support Specialist to assist individuals who have a primary mental health diagnosis. The emphasis is placed on providing emotional support and assisting with daily living skills (e.g. money management, medication monitoring, socialization, household management, and vocational development). The successful candidate must be flexible regarding work schedule. This is a great opportunity to develop hands-on experience! Hours will include mornings, evenings, some weekends, and holidays. This position requires major course work in a Human Service related field. A degree and experience working with individuals with mental health issues preferred. One-year commitment required. Pay rate is $14/hour. Interested applicants must complete and submit an online application at www.sfionline.org! E.O.E. United Way Partner Agency