Community Support Assistant in El Dorado Springs, MO at Compass Health

Date Posted: 7/31/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation: 12.24

Job Description

  1. Responsible for designing and implementing those services required to facilitate a chronically and/or persistently mentally ill individual’s immediate and continued community adjustment
  2. Job Responsibilities
  3. Provide individual assistance to consumers in accessing needed mental health services including accompanying consumers to appointments to address medical or other health needs
  4. Provide individual assistance to consumers in accessing a variety of public services including financial and housing, including assistance on an emergency basis and directly helping to meet needs for food, shelter and clothing
  5. Assist consumers to access and utilize a variety of community agencies and resources to provide ongoing social, educational, vocational and recreational supports and activities
  6. Training, coaching and supporting in daily living skills, including housekeeping, cooking, personal grooming, accessing transportation, keeping a budget, paying bills and maintaining an independent residence
  7. Accompanying consumers to activities in community if appropriate
  8. Follow up with consumers regarding appointments, completion of forms, returning forms or receipts and other similar activities
  9. Other duties as assigned



Job Requirements

High School Diploma or GED


At Pathways, we understand that our employees work hard, so we provide a generous benefits package. Benefits for a full-time Community Support Assistant include:

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • 401(K) retirement plan
  • Disability insurance
  • PTO

Company Overview

Pathways Community Behavioral Healthcare, Inc. is a nonprofit community mental health center that provides a full continuum of mental health care and access to services in Missouri and Louisiana. Our focus is achieving and sustaining optimal wellness for individuals and communities. We do this by providing accessible mental health, alcohol and drug treatment and prevention services. Our mission is to enhance wellness in the lives of individuals and communities by instilling hope, building partnerships and supporting recovery.

For more information about who we are and what we do, please visit our website . We look forward to hearing from you!