Job Opportunities

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Project Coordinator, Mississippi Prevention Alliance for Communities and Colleges
The contract worker position for the Project Coordinator for the MS Prevention Alliance for Communities and Colleges (mPACC) is housed within DMH’s Bureau of Alcohol and Drug Services (BADS). BADS is responsible for the administration of state and federal funds utilized in the prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of people with substance abuse problems. The overall goal of the State’s substance abuse service system is to provide a continuum of community-based, accessible services that include prevention, outpatient services, detoxification, primary and transitional residential treatment, inpatient treatment, and recovery support. The submission deadline is Monday, December 18, 2017 at 5 p.m. CST.

Program Administrator III, Division of Home and Community Based Supports (Expired)
This position is available in the MS Department of Mental Health’s Bureau of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. The incumbent will serve as the BIDD staff person tasked with working with the Division of Medicaid and IDD providers (both ID/DD Waiver and IDD Community Support Program) to direct and implement the Statewide Transition Plan to bring the State and providers into compliance with the HCBS Settings Final Rule. Duties related to the Statewide Transition Plan will include training/presenting to providers; participating in the development of standards, policies, procedures and forms related to compliance with the Statewide Transition Plan; participating in site visits to providers; providing the Division of Medicaid with information about progress toward transitions and ongoing reports afterward as directed by CMS. There will also be other duties as assigned to ensure compliance with HCBS Settings Final Rule. These duties will include the ongoing monitoring of providers as well as revising policies and procedures as new regulations are issued by CMS.

Program Administrator II, IDD Community Support Program (Expired)
This position is available in the MS Department of Mental Health’s Bureau of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (BIDD) Home and Community Based Services Division. This position will be responsible for reviewing Plan of Services and Supports for approval/disapproval/revision; providing training and technical assistance to IDD providers and Targeted Case Managers; development of reports and forms; participating in site visits to certified providers as needed; and other duties as necessary in the development and implementation of the IDD Community Support Program.

Special Projects Officer, Division of Certification (Expired)
This position is available in the MS Department of Mental Health’s Division of Certification and will be responsible for various certification projects within the division. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: review programs and services certified by DMH for compliance with DMH Operational Standards, Record Guide and other official regulations; develop written reports of findings and present findings in group meetings; review the policies and procedures, service records and personnel records of other agencies for compliance with DMH Operational Standards, Record Guide and other official regulations; review plans of compliance, waiver request, and applications for new services and programs; enter data into Division of Certification database; interact with people providing services as well as those receiving services; and present information during training sessions.

 

For additional job opportunities, please visit the web sites for the DMH-operated program locations in your area.

 

Mississippi State Hospital in Whitfield

http://msh.state.ms.us/employment.htm

 

East Mississippi State Hospital in Meridian

http://www.emsh.state.ms.us/index_files/jobsv3.html

 

North Mississippi State Hospital in Tupelo

http://www.nmsh.state.ms.us/employment.html

 

South Mississippi State Hospital in Purvis

http://www.smsh.ms.gov/Pages/Employment.aspx

 

Central Mississippi Residential Center in Newton

http://www.cmrc.ms.gov/Pages/CRMC-Employment.aspx

 

Specialized Treatment Facility in Gulfport

http://www.stf.state.ms.us/Employment.htm

 

Mississippi Adolescent Center in Brookhaven

http://www.mac.dmh.ms.gov/careers.html (web site currently under construction)

 

Boswell Regional Center in  Magee

http://www.brc.ms.gov/Pages/Employment.aspx

 

Hudspeth Regional Center in Whitfield

http://www.hudspeth.info/employment/

 

North Mississippi Regional Center in Oxford

http://www.nmrc.state.ms.us/employmentopportunities.html

 

Ellisville State School in Ellisville

http://www.ess.ms.gov/Pages/Job-Information.aspx

 

South Mississippi Regional Center in Long Beach

http://www.smrc.state.ms.us/jobopenings.html



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