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Career Opportunity

Residential Counselors

(Youth Service Workers)

 

Job#: 2017-10

If you are interested in making a positive impact on the lives of Virginia’s youth, then we want you to become part of our Team!  Rural Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility located in Jarratt, Virginia seeks positive role models to work directly with adolescent boys and girls in a psychiatric residential treatment program.  The Youth Service Worker is responsible for role-modeling healthy behavior, teaching life skills, administering a trauma informed behavioral support program, and leading youth in and participating in social, cultural, and recreational activities.  This position supervises youth in the residential unit and on off-campus activities and appointments.

Must possess the availability to work weekends, evenings, holidays, and nights.  Supreme flexibility required. 

Seeking candidates with Bachelor’s Degrees in Psychology, Sociology or other Human Services field.   Experience will be considered in lieu of a degree.

Compensation package includes 401(k) retirement plan & employer sponsored health, dental, vision & life insurance.  JBHS is a Drug Free Workplace.  Successful applicants must pass a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background screening.  EOE.  Positions opened until filled.

E-mail cover letter and resume to:

Jackson-Feild Behavioral Health Services
Attn: Chris Thompson
Job # 2017-10
E-mail:careers@jacksonfeild.org

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Hicksford DAR Supports Literacy at Meherrin Regional Library

The Hicksford Chapter, DAR presented a donation to the Richardson Memorial Library from their Literacy Committee. Shown are Margaret (Peggy) Jones presenting the check to Krystal Cook-Elliott. The Hicksford Chapter continues to support literacy programs and historic preservation each year.

VCU Health CMH Auxiliary Tree of Love Ceremony

South Hill—The VCU Health Community Memorial Hospital Auxiliary celebrated the Christmas season with their annual “Tree of Love” program and reception on December 1, 2016 in the VCU Health CMH Education Auditorium.

The “Tree of Love” is an annual fundraising event that raises money for the Elizabeth T. Moseley Scholarship Fund.  This year 18 scholarships were given out totaling $14,400.00.  Recipients of the scholarships were:  The Bell Choir from the W.S. Hundley Extended Care Facility presented a musical program of Christmas music and celebration of the holiday season.

During the ceremony recipients of the scholarship fund were recognized.  Including the following:  Pictured:  Jessica Johnson, Nikki Kallam, Stacy Davis    Not Pictured:  Hope Alexander, Jennifer Bradley, Megan Neal, Tiffany Thompson, Caitlin Crowder, Gayle Stamper, Andrea Bagbey, Amanda Palacios and Tamyca Goode.

To make a donation to the “Tree of Love” Elizabeth T. Moseley Scholarship Fund, make your check payable to CMH Auxiliary and mail to “Tree of Love” VCU Health Community Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, P.O. Box 90, South Hill, VA 23970 or make your gift online at www.vcu-cmh.org and click “Donate Now” at the bottom left of the page.

Your name and the name(s) of the person(s) in whose memory or honor you give your donation will appear in the newspaper. Also the names of the ones you gave to in memory or honor will be written on the “Tree of Love” Christmas tree, which will be on display in the CMH Main Lobby. If you wish to remain anonymous, your request will be honored.

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