BJC Careers

Independence Center Staff I

Saint Louis, MO
Clinical Services and Support

Job Description

Job ID: 1171920
Employment Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Your Career. Made Better.

Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University Medical Center is the largest hospital in Missouri and is ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Barnes-Jewish Hospital's staff is composed of full-time academic faculty and community physicians of Washington University School of Medicine, supported by a house staff of residents, interns, fellows and other medical professionals. Recognizing its excellence in nursing care, Barnes-Jewish Hospital was the first adult hospital in Missouri to be certified as a Magnet Hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Since 1981, Independence Center has focused on providing programs and services that assist adults in the St. Louis metropolitan area with serious and persistent mental illnesses to live and work in the community, independently through rehabilitation, employment, education, social and housing opportunities.  In collaboration with Barnes-Jewish Hospital and BJC HealthCare, the Center also provides clinical, case management and partial hospitalization services.

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Role Purpose

Responsible for providing direct service to members/clients of Independence Center programs including housing, employment, vocational, community support and supported living services.


  • Assesses, plans and coordinates services in area of expertise.
  • Collects data around projects and services in area of expertise, and makes suggestions for improvement or enhancement of current services..
  • Answers questions and provides information and education to internal and external customers.
  • Fulfills all documentation requirements for quality, accuracy, and timeliness.

  • Minimum Requirements


  • Bachelor's Degree
  • - Education/Psych/Social Work


  • No Experience
  • Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience
  • Licenses & Certifications

  • Automobile Liability Insurance
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Licensed/Registered vehicle

  • Preferred Requirements


  • <2 years

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.


    Equal Opportunity Employer