We’re a Good Family to Know:

Preferred Family Healthcare (PFH) is a community-based healthcare organization that offers a full array of integrated services, serving more than 100,000 individuals each year in nearly 100 locations throughout Missouri, Oklahoma, Kansas and Illinois.

Our greatest reward has been the opportunity to serve families and communities in need for the past 40 years. At PFH, our future is brighter than ever! With changes in leadership, focused priorities and strong core values, PFH remains a “Good Family to Know!”

Your role at PFH:

As a Community Support Specialist Supervisor you are responsible for the supervision of a team of employees providing access to community resources for individuals with mental illness and/or substance use disorders onsite or in the community. You will:

  • Participate in selection of offsite sources for needed services not provided by the program, informing other agencies about services offered by PFH
  • Work to establish effective working relationships with other agencies in the communities served
  • Follow-up with any deficiencies during weekly staffing meetings and assist staff with correction of deficiencies
  • Monitor progress notes for State Regulatory/CARF/PFH regulations such as DAP format, reference to treatment plans, entered within time frame, etc.
  • Monitor progress notes for State Regulatory/CARF/PFH regulations such as DAP format, reference to treatment plans, entered within time frame, etc.
  • Monitor progress notes for State Regulatory/CARF/PFH regulations such as DAP format, reference to treatment plans, entered within time frame, etc.

We think you’d be great for this role if you have:

Substance Abuse Programs

Graduated from an accredited college or university with a Master’s Degree in social work, counseling, psychology, psychiatric nursing, or closely related field, who has at least one (1) year professional experience in the treatment or rehabilitation of substance abuse; OR

Graduated from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in social work, counseling, psychology, psychiatric nursing, or closely related field, who has at least two (2) years professional experience in the treatment or rehabilitation of substance abused: AND

Demonstrated competencies in the areas of supervision and substance use disorder treatment and rehabilitation by virtue of experience and/or training; AND

Community Support Specialist Supervisors of Adolescent programming must possess at least two (2) years of supervised experience working with adolescents in education, treatment, or social service settings.

A Driver’s license in state of Residency meeting the requirements of that state to Chauffeur or Transport passengers.

  • For Missouri Residents: Holder of a Class E driver’s license, or

Eligibility to obtain within 30 days following date of hire

  • Kansas Residents: Holder of a Kansas driver’s license, or

    Eligibility to obtain within 30 days following date of hire

    • Other States Residents: Holder of a Valid driver’s license meeting the eligibility guidelines to Chauffeur or Transport passengers, or

    Eligibility to obtain within 30 days following date of hire

    Mental Health Programs

    A qualified mental health professional meeting one of the following criteria:

    • Physician licensed under Missouri state law to practice medicine or osteopathy with training in mental health.
    • Psychiatrist, physician licensed under law.
    • Psychologist licensed under Missouri state law with specialized training in mental health services.
    • Professional counselor licensed under Missouri state law to practice counseling and with specialized training in mental health services.
    • Clinical social worker with a Master's degree in social work from an accredited program.
    • Psychiatric nurse, registered professional nurse, licensed under Chapter 335 RSMo, with at least two (2) years experience in a psychiatric setting or a Master's degree in psychiatric nursing.
    • Master's or Doctorate degree in counseling and guidance, rehabilitation counseling, vocational counseling, psychology, pastoral counseling or family therapy or a related field who has successfully completed a practicum or has one (1) year of experience under the supervision of a mental health professional.
    • Holder of a Class E driver’s license, or Eligibility to obtain a Class E driver’s license and actual attainment of Class E driver’s license within 30 days following date of hire

    You’ll love being a part of our family because:

    Our associates are our most valuable asset! We understand the role their satisfaction plays in the quality of services they provide. Through encouragement, our associates are empowered to optimize their strengths through ongoing training to ensure they are equipped and feel competent to serve our clients.

    Our eligible associates enjoy some of the following PFH Perks:

    • Comprehensive medical, dental, vision, life insurance and disability plan options
    • Competitive 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan – up to 5% match!
    • Company paid basic life insurance
    • Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time
    • Emergency Medical Leave Program
    • Flexible Spending Accounts – healthcare and dependent child-care
    • Health & Wellness Program
    • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
    • Employee Discount Program
    • Mileage Reimbursement
    • License/Certification Reimbursement

    Our human resources team wants to let you know what’s required:

    Employment is conditional upon the receipt of appropriate background checks. Upon offer of employment, you must grant permission for Preferred Family Healthcare to verify accuracy, legitimacy, and results in regards to the following conditions of employment:

    • Background check that includes criminal history and abuse/ neglect.
    • Motor vehicle driving record check.
    • Education and license/certification verification (if applicable).
    • Employment and/or personal reference checks.