ON-CALL CRISIS POOL WORKERS
NEEDED. Part-time positions are available for after hours “on-call”
crisis workers to respond to mental health crisis for Wilson and Karnes Counties. Duties include crisis interventions,
assessments, referrals to stabilization services, and referrals for involuntary
treatment services according to the Texas Mental Health Laws. You must have at least a Bachelor’s Degree in
psychology, sociology, social work, nursing, etc. On-call hours are from 5 p.m.-8 a.m. weekdays, weekends
and holidays vary. If selected, you must
attend required training and must be able to report to designated safe sites
within 1 hour of request for assessment. Compensation
is at a rate of $200 per week plus $100 per completed and submitted crisis assessment,
and mileage. If interested call Camino Real Community
Contract authority for Beef Check-Off Program expands after 25 years
Texas Beef Council Executive Vice President Richard Wortham presents a Beef Check-off Program retrospective during the Independent Cattlemen’s Association of Texas convention held in mid-June in San Marcos.
A change could be in store with the Beef Check-off Program. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service announced Aug. 24 that an expansion of potential contractors for the Beef Check-off Program will be allowed. . . .
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