Employment


Please submit your completed Employment Application (at the bottom of this page) along with your resume and cover letter to Becky Aten at baten@altlig.com.

**Applicants interested in working for our Family Support Services Department must also complete and submit the Provider Profile (also at the bottom of this page).**


CURRENT JOB OPENINGS


Parent Assistant

8/11/17

20-40 hours per week, all shifts, especially evening and weekend. Starting pay is $12-$13/hour depending on availability.

The Family Support Services department at Alternatives in Psychological Consultation, S.C. (APC) works with The Division of Milwaukee Child Protective Services and Milwaukee Wraparound providing supportive services to children and families in Milwaukee and surrounding communities.

Parent Assistants are responsible for coordinating, communicating and facilitating meetings and one-on-one sessions with clients who need assistance in various areas, i.e. discipline strategies, stages of development, home management, coping skills, self-care, budgeting, assistance in locating and securing necessary community resources.  This includes communication with Case Managers, supervisors, caregivers, clients, children and family members.  Provider may transport adults and children to access energy assistance, food share, housing resources etc. Providers must document interactions, skills taught, resources shared and progress of clients.

Applicants must have at least earned a High School Diploma / GED and there are several positions available. Parent Assistants work with individuals with mental health and behavioral issues and need to do so in a welcoming, recovery oriented, person-centered, culturally intelligent, trauma informed and ethical way.

Computer knowledge and experience, such as Word, and an ability and willingness to learn our online mental health record systems, is necessary.  Persons with integrity, who are self-motivated, able to work independently, who can pay attention to detail when needed are the right fit. Passionate, positive with an engaging personality, friendly demeanor, ability to quickly connect and engage with clients, get along easily with others, be flexible in working with parents, caregivers, youth, administrative colleagues, Supervisors, Provider staff, is crucial in this strength based, welcoming environment.  Must have the ability to accept constructive feedback and work on the ideals of continuous quality improvement. Providers must be able to work a minimum of 20 hours per week.

Must have a vehicle, in safe, good working order, valid Wisconsin driver’s license and auto insurance with the required limits maintained at all times (100/300). Parent Assistants must complete and pass our 6 hour Car Seat Training as soon as possible.  At the end of the car seat training Providers must demonstrate the ability to accurately install different car seats, booster seats and be able to correctly and safely secure the child in the specific car set for their height and weight.  Car seats and booster seats are provided by APC.


Supervised Visitation Worker

8/11/17

20-40 hours per week, all shifts, especially evening and weekend. Starting pay is $15-$16/hour depending on availability.

The Family Support Services department at Alternatives in Psychological Consultation, S.C. (APC) works with The Division of Milwaukee Child Protective Services and Milwaukee Wraparound providing supportive services to children and families in Milwaukee and surrounding communities.

Supervised Visitation Providers are responsible for coordinating, communicating and facilitating supervised visits from start to finish.  This includes communication with Case Managers, supervisors, caregivers, clients, children and family members.  Provider usually (or, at times may not) transport the children to and from the visit location ensuring their care, safety and well-being at all times.  During the supervised visit, Providers are documenting all interactions and conversations between parent and child (children) and have the children in sight at all times and able to hear every conversation.  Providers must be able to end a visit if something is happening which is not in the best interest of the child.  Providers are subpoenaed to court and must testify to their interactions with parents and children based on their visit documentation.

Applicants must have at least earned a High School Diploma / GED and there are several positions available. Supervised Visitation Providers work with individuals with mental health and behavioral issues and need to do so in a welcoming, recovery oriented, person-centered, culturally intelligent, trauma informed and ethical way.

Computer knowledge and experience, such as Word, and an ability and willingness to learn our online mental health record systems, is necessary.  Persons with integrity, self-motivated, able to work independently, who can pay attention to detail when needed are the right fit. Passionate, positive with an engaging, friendly demeanor, ability to quickly connect, get along easily with others, flexibility in working with parents, caregivers, youth, administrative colleagues, Supervisors, Provider staff, is crucial in this strength based, welcoming environment.  Must have the ability to accept constructive feedback and work on the ideals of continuous quality improvement. Providers must be able to work a minimum of 20 hours per week.

Must have a vehicle, in safe, good working order, valid Wisconsin driver’s license and auto insurance with the required limits maintained at all times.  Supervised Visitation Providers must complete and pass our 6 hour Car Seat Training.  At the end of training Providers must demonstrate the ability to accurately install different car seats, booster seats and be able to correctly and safely secure the child in the specific car set for their height and weight.  Car seats and booster seats are provided by APC. Full Job Description


Crisis Stabilizer

5/17/17

The Family Support Services department at Alternatives in Psychological Consultation, S.C. works with The Division of Milwaukee Child Protective Services and Milwaukee Wraparound providing supportive services to children and families in Milwaukee and surrounding communities.

Crisis Stabilization is an on-call position and Crisis Stabilizers work with a caseload of behavior disordered youth, and their families to prevent and assist in de-escalating crisis situations.  Crisis Stabilizers do this by spending time with youth, in the community, teaching them problem solving, anger management, coping and communication skills.  When their youth are in crisis the Crisis Stabilizer responds, by phone and in person, to the crisis to assist the youth and family to work through the situation.

APC is hiring for both part-time or full-time Crisis Stabilizers, working 20-40 hours per week. Applicants with High School Diploma/GED or Bachelor’s/Master’s degrees will be considered as there are several positions available. Those with a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree AND required experience working with youth with mental health issues may be eligible for a higher starting hourly rate. Experience in the field is not required but EXTREMELY beneficial as Crisis Stabilizers work with individuals with mental health and behavioral issues and need to do so in a welcoming, recovery oriented, person-centered, culturally intelligent, trauma informed and ethical way.

Computer knowledge and experience, such as Word, Excel and the basic ability to learn to navigate spreadsheets, databases and our online mental health record systems, is necessary.  Persons with integrity, self-motivated, able to work independently, who can pay attention to detail when needed are the right fit. Passionate, positive with an engaging, friendly demeanor, ability to quickly connect, get along easily with others, flexibility in working with parents, youth, administrative colleagues, Supervisors, Provider staff, is crucial in this strength based, welcoming environment.  Must have the ability to accept constructive feedback and work on the ideals of continuous quality improvement. Must have a vehicle, in safe, good working order, valid Wisconsin driver’s license, and auto insurance with the required limits maintained at all times. Starting pay is $12-$17/hour, depending on education and experience. Full Job Description


 APPLICATIONS

APC’s employment application is available in two versions. Please select the version that best fits your needs.

WORD-FILLABLE (type and e-mail): APC Employment Application to TYPE 2017

HANDWRITTEN (print and complete by hand): APC Employment Application to WRITE 2017

If you are applying for a position in our Family Support Services Department, please also complete the Provider Profile below to submit with your application:

WORD-FILLABLE (TYPE AND E-MAIL): Provider Profile to TYPE 2016

HANDWRITTEN (PRINT AND COMPLETE BY HAND): Provider Profile to WRITE 2016

Please Note: Due to the large volume of applicants to our various departments and positions, we are unable to return every phone call in a timely manner; therefore, we ask that applicants not call. Instead, please e-mail or drop off your application and attach your resume to your completed paperwork for submission. Thank you.


Equal Employment Opportunity

 APC has a continuing commitment to equal employment opportunity

The company provides equal employment opportunity to applicants and existing employees regardless of their race, sex, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, arrest record, conviction record, membership in the National Guard, State Defense Force, or Military Reserves of the United States or State of Wisconsin.

To request a copy of APC’s Affirmative Action Policy, please e-mail baten@altlig.com.