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Greensville County Public Schools will operate on a 2-hour delay on Friday.

Carolyn's Creations will remain closed on Thursday and Friday.  We will re-open on Tuesday, March 10.

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Monumental United Methodist Church Is having a Yard and Bake Sale on Friday, March 6th from 12:00 noon until 6:00 p.m. and on Saturday, March 7th from 7:30 am. to 12:00 noon.  300 Southampton Street indoors.  Something for everyone!

FREE INSIDE YARDSALE, MARCH 7TH 10AM-2PM at Mt Vernon Baptist Church on Dry Bread Rd, SOUP will also be served.  Items include children's clothing, adult clothing, household items and nonperishable food items.

Director of Clinical Services (Licensed Clinical Psychologist)

Career Opportunity

Jackson-Feild Behavioral Health Services, founded in 1855, a Virginia based charitable, non-profit organization, committed to the needs of adolescents, is searching for a Virginia Licensed Clinical Psychologist to assume the role of Director of Clinical Services.

Jackson-Feild Behavioral Health Services is a 55-bed psychiatric residential treatment facility and accredited private school for adolescent boys and girls ages 12 to 21 licensed by the Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services and the Virginia Department of Education.  The organization has obtained national accreditation through the Council on Accreditation. The campus is located on 135 tranquil acres in rural Southside Virginia.  Jackson-Feild’s residential services include trauma informed psychiatric residential treatment which incorporates Neurotherapy and EMDR treatment modalities in a cottage campus setting. 

The Director of Clinical Services reports to the President and CEO and works in partnership with senior management to implement the organization’s strategic initiatives in support of JFBHS’ vision, mission, and philosophy.   The Director of Clinical Services focuses on the delivery of progressive high quality care and is directly involved in the delivery of patient treatment.  The Director of Clinical Services is responsible for managing and directing all operational aspects of JFBHS’ clinical program including the admissions process, individualized treatment planning, discharge planning, program development and evaluation; quality improvement initiatives; licensing, Medicaid, and accreditation compliance; staff development; and staffing and financial management. It is the responsibility of this position to lead, direct, develop  and support the clinical staff enabling them to provide the highest quality of care to ensure the success of the organization’s programs and positive outcomes for clients served.  In addition, the Director of Clinical Services has an opportunity to provide individualized psychotherapy, group and family therapy, and psychological assessments.

The Director of Clinical Services must possess the ability to work both at the strategic and tactical levels; strong management and administrative skills including human capital, process, project and financial management required.  A working knowledge of trauma informed treatment modalities, DBHDS regulations, Medicaid regulations, and COA accreditation standards required.  Qualified candidates must possess proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint; and the ability to monitor patient outcomes utilizing medical records software.  The ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner both orally and in writing is required.  Polished formal presentation skills required.   Successful candidates must possess the ability to read and interpret basic financial statements and have a working knowledge of relevant employment laws.   Qualified candidates will possess the credential of Virginia Licensed Clinical Psychologist and possess 5 years of clinical and management experience in an in-patient psychiatric adolescent residential treatment facility or similar organization. 

Competitive compensation and benefits including employer sponsored health, dental, vision, and life insurance and an employer matching 401(k) retirement plan.  Compensation is commensurate with credentials and experience.    Post offer criminal background and drug screening required.  JFBHS is an equal opportunity employer and drug free work place.  Position Open Until Filled.

Submit cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to cthompson@jacksonfeild.org.

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Help Wanted and Employment Opportunities

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Four Part Time Summer Maintenance Workers - Four part time Summer Maintenance Worker positions are available. Starting pay is $7.25 per hour.  Applicant must be eighteen years of age, preferably a high school or college student. Must possess a valid Virginia's drivers license and know how to operate lawnmowers, weed-eaters and basic landscape tools and have some landscaping experience.  Applications are available at the Virginia Employment Commission, 1300 Greensville County Circle, Emporia, VA 23847,  For detailed information about the job description, contact Alice Whitby, Finance Supervisor at 434-348-4248. Application deadline is Thursday, March 19, 2015 at Noon.  Greensville County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Family Service Specialist

The Family Service Specialist will assist the Family and Community Partnership Coordinator in the planning and implementation of services and resources for the Head Start children and families in Emporia/Greensville. Recruits and maintains enrollment, assess the needs of parents and develop strategies to move them towards self-sufficiency. Minimum requirements include a valid driver’s license, High School Diploma or GED, experience working with community agencies and families, and basic knowledge of Microsoft Office. 

Submit resume and/or application by Monday, March 16, 2015 to:

The Improvement Association
1750 E. Atlantic Street
Emporia, VA 23847
Attn: Human Resource Officer
Or email:
rmaitland@impassoc.org
EEO
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Assistant Restaurant Manager Needed - Immediate Opening for an Experienced Restaurant Assistant Manager for Denny's in Stony Creek!  If you are a motivated, service oriented job-seeker with experience we are looking for you!  We offer competitive wages, insurance, 401K, PTO and much more!  This location is open 24/7 and will require open availability.  Davis Oil Company is an EOE.  Send resumes to jmoseley@dtc33.com or apply online at http://snagajob.com.  All potential applicants must pass background screening prior to employment.  (02/25/2015-03/25/2015)

Emporia Manor Job Opportunities

Emporia Manor is a 120 dually-certified bed facility offering a memory support unit, skilled, respite, hospice and palliative care.  We are a secured building.  A close-knit staff and hands-on management results in true team approach to resident-centered care.  We insist on dedication to quality and exceptional customer service.

The following positions are available:

Nurse Full Time 11-7, Nurses Part Time

C.N.A. Full Time 11-7, C.N.A. Part Time

Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapist

Must be able to pass background check
and Drug screening.
Apply in person at 200 Weaver Avenue
Emporia,  VA  23847
Phone Number:  434-634-6581

 

Job Posting

Maintenance Worker

Psychiatric residential treatment facility is seeking a full-time Maintenance Worker. Job duties include basic building and vehicle maintenance, performing equipment and building safety inspections, painting, plumbing, basic carpentry, electrical, & HVAC repair and installation.  Qualified candidates must possess the ability to work independently with little supervision while exhibiting quality workmanship. 

Formal experience in plumbing, electrical, carpentry, or HVAC is required.  Tradesman certification in one of the above listed trades is preferred.

Must possess the ability to frequently lift eighty pound objects.  Working conditions include work both indoors in climate controlled areas and outdoors in temperatures in excess of 90 degrees and in temperatures below 32 degrees.  Competitive pay & benefits including company sponsored 401(k) plan, health, life, dental, and vision insurance.  Post offer drug screen, physical, and criminal background screening required.  Jackson-Feild Behavioral Health Services is a Drug Free Work Place.  Position Open until filled.  EEO. 

Mail, fax, or e-mail cover letter and resume to:

                                                            Jackson-Feild Behavioral Health Services
                                                            Attn: Chris Thompson
                                                            Job#:  2015-4
                                                            546 Walnut Grove Drive
                                                            Jarratt, Virginia 23867
                                                            Fax: (434) 634-6237
                                                            E-mail:  cthompson@jacksonfeild.org

 

Arby's of Emporia is seeking EXPERIENCED back line help.  Must be neat in appearance, able to lift up to 40 pounds, dependable, punctual and have work experience.  Apply in person only Monday to Friday, 9 am to 11 am or 2 pm to 4 pm.  Experienced only need apply.  Ask for Sam.  No phone calls.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For Sale

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2011 Chevrolet Cruze LT  $11,800.00. Excellent condition. Black- exterior & interior, automatic, non smoker, great gas mileage 36 mpg. Odometer 44,300. No trades serious buyers only.  Call Chad at 804 894-0264.
 
1912 antique cast iron bathtub. has all four original cast iron claw over ball feet. very good condition. price is firm. $100. (757)653-6708.  (03/02/2015-03/31/2015)
 
PSE Infinity SOL 1000 Compound Bow with quiver and Lots of Arrows and extras.  Price lowered from $400 to $200. Good condition. Comes with approximately 32 arrows and lots of Broadheads and Extras. See pictures on Craigs List. Custom made wall case sold separately for $45. Call 434-348-0816.
 
Two Gun Cabinets for sale.  First One-smaller with minimum 6 gun capacity.  Can hold many more. Lighted inside.  Med dark wood.  Glass door.  Has deep bottom drawer.  Felt lined butt and barrel rests.  Measurements:  22" X 64 X 13" deep.  Great Buy.  $70 firm. Call 434-348-0816
 
Second Gun Cabinet: Minimum 10 Gun capacity.  Lighted inside.  Two glass door Locking and also bottom doors Lock. Good condition.  Impressive. Felt lined butt and barrel rests. Measures 70" tall x 64" wide X 13" deep.  Capable of holding many more. Another Good Buy at this price.  $150. Call 434-348-0816.
 
Living room furniture and tables - Formal French Provincial living room suit ivory, couch, loveseat, chair. Like brand new. Also included is 3 piece Italian marble end tables and large round coffee table. Must see to appreciate. $1400.00 firm call 434-634-3285 to see.    Many pillars, vases and stand up crystal lamp. A lot of capidimonte for sale. Doll collection(9) for sale very reasonable.  (02/12/2015-04/12/2015)
 
Pine Bunk Beds - Pine Bunk Beds with 2 drawers below bottom bed and 5 drawers in steps. Overall Dimensions 8' 5"L x 41.5" W x 61"H.  Excellent condition. Cost $1,000 new.  Asking $600 (firm).  Call 434 634-9213 (02/06/2015 - 03/06/2015)
 
Mounted Wild Boar Head -  Mounted Wild Boar Head. Done within the last year. Excellent condition. $210. Call 434-348-0816 (1/12/15)
 
F250 - 2003 F250 TURBO DIESEL CREW CAB 4 WHEEL DRIVE LEATHER INTERIOR POWER WINDOWS, LOCKS  5TH WHEEL HITCH.,EXCELLENT CONDITION,  MILEAGE 950000 MILES. 434-532-6118 (01/11/2015-03/30/2015)
 
Floral two seater sofa and ottoman - No tears, very good condition and sturdy, must pick-up. $150.  Call (434)634-3322 (1/20/15)
 
Mobile Home  $1500 - 1973 hill crest 12X40 2 bedrooms 1 bath  in good condition for a 73 model.  Call (434)594-9641. (12/10)
 
Stove and refrigerator - refrigerator is only 1 year old has ice maker. stove works great.  $500/pair.  Call (434) 594-9641
 
Hunting clothes 2x and 3x.  Several jackets nd pants, overalls, insulated shirts.  VERY Reasonable.  Call 434-348-0816
 
Custom made wall rack for bow and arrows and holds extras.  $45. Call 434-348-0816

Wanted

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In need of 3 Bedroom house that is pet friendly (cat's that are liter trained and 1 dog) I Need to move because current house is not insulated, physical problems with house (including leaking pipes), landlord will not fix anything. These problems have caused water bill to go sky high and heating/electric as well.  Call (434)430-5698 (2/27/2015-03/18/2015)

Reliable babysitter - Ad Text: I am looking for a babysitter for my two kids. Wed thru sunday 3-8. Call (434)637-3915.

Wanted 16' Scamp or Casita camp trailer. Should have toilet/shower. Call: 209-840-2101.

Homes and Land For Sale

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Brick home on 7.3 acres Brunswick Co - Search Zillow. com for pictures and description at 1108 Connell Rd., Brodnax, VA/Gasburg Home is off of Christanna Hwy. Near Lake Gaston and new Dominion Power Plant. $115,000. call 434-774-5676.

Home for Sale - Three bedroom, 1.5 bath brick home in desirable, established neighborhood. Renovated in 2011, this 2,118 square foot home has a new roof and zoned heat pump system, large living room with hardwood floors, fireplace with gas logs, and adjoining office.  There is a detached brick garage with bonus room above. Needs cosmetic work, and sold as is. Seller is motivated, and would be willing to discuss help with closing costs or contribution toward repairs. $119,ooo. Call 434-637-7834 or 757-304-9308.

BRICK RANCHER FOR SALE - 798 DRY BREAD ROAD, EMPORIA, VA 3 BEDROOM/1.5 BATH COMPLETELY RENOVATED.  New kitchen floor, double sink, faucet, garbage disposal, Refinished hardwood floors, New roof' All new windows, Freshly painted inside and outside, New light fixtures.  $50,000/ best offer call: (301) 318-5848

Homes For Rent and Vacation Rentals

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Need Rental Home - Looking for pet friendly, at least 2 bathrooms and 2 bedrooms. Within 30 minutes of Emporia.  Please call (757)593-6124. (02/14/2015-02/28/2015)

Career Opportunity

Secondary English Teacher

Would you like to provide educational direction and instruction to Virginia’s disadvantaged youth in a small class setting?  A private rural residential special education facility seeks experienced Secondary English Teacher certificated to teach grades 9-12 English literature, grammar, and composition.  Qualified candidates must possess the ability to work effectively with ED, LD, and students in a regular tract.  The ability to work with post-graduate community college students is required.  Qualified candidates must possess the analytical and observational skills to make decisions which safeguard the health, safety, and educational plans of students in care.

Competitive salary & benefits including employer contributing health, dental, vision, & life insurance and 401K retirement plan.

Jackson-Feild Behavioral Health Services is an equal opportunity employer and drug free work place.  Successful candidates must successfully complete a drug screening and criminal background screening.  Position open until filled.

Mail, e-mail, or fax resume and cover letter to:

                                     Jackson-Feild Behavioral Health Services
Attn:  Chris Thompson
                                                            Re:  Job #: 2015-2
                                                            546 Walnut Grove Drive
                                                            Jarratt, Virginia 23867
                                                            Fax: (434) 634-6237
                                                            E-mail:  cthompson@jacksonfeild.org



Career Opportunity

Special Education Teacher

Would you like to provide educational direction and instruction to Virginia’s disadvantaged youth in a home-bound dormitory setting?  A private rural psychiatric residential treatment facility for adolescents seeks part-time Virginia licensed Special Education Teacher with endorsements in Emotional Disturbance K-12 and/or Learning Disability K-12 to provide instruction to residents restricted to their living unit.    This teacher will provide 10 to 20 hours of instruction per week.  Flexible working hours.  Instruction may be provided during or after normal school hours in order to meet the scheduling requirements of the teacher.  Qualified candidates must possess the analytical and observational skills to make decisions which safeguard the health, safety, and educational plans of students in care.

Jackson-Feild Behavioral Health Services is an equal opportunity employer and drug free work place.  Position open until filled.  Rate of compensation based upon experience.

Mail, e-mail, or fax resume and cover letter to:                                                                                             

                                                                   Jackson-Feild Behavioral Health Services
Attn:  Chris Thompson
Re:  Job #: 2015-3
                                                                        546 Walnut Grove Drive
                                                                        Jarratt, Virginia 23867
                                                                        Fax: (434) 634-6237
                                                                        E-mail:  cthompson@jacksonfeild.org

Pets

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Registered Puppies -

1 Male Yorkie. 8 weeks old $500.00

2 Male Chorkies 8 weeks old $400.00

1 female Chorkie 8 weeks old $450.00

Can text photos. 252-676-3734 ask for Sheila

(02/27/2015-3/31/2015)

Yard and Garage Sales

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