Crisis Stabilization Specialist I - The Anchor
Crisis Stabilization Specialist I – The Anchor
The Anchor is also an upcoming, brand-new program that provides a 24/7 facility-based crisis center for those experiencing a psychiatric/substance related mental health crisis. The center serves as an alternative to hospitalization and provides a safe space with open recliners or individual calm rooms for undergoing a severe impairment of functioning because of a precipitating situation or personal distress- in which the crisis is expected to be resolved within 23 hours.
Primary responsibilities include continuous observation and monitoring, crisis evaluation, brief intervention and de-escalation, referrals to wrap-around services, and coordination with supports.
Location: Crisis Services Office – Abingdon, VA
Status: Full-time, Non-Exempt, Evening Shift, Sunday-Wednesday (2p-12a) to include four 10-hour days w/3 consecutive days off
Compensation: $20.00 – Commensurate with education/experience. $3,000 Sign-On Bonus!!
Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services or related field.
Experience: One-year case management experience and registered as a Qualified Mental Health Professional – Trainee required. Registered as a Qualified Mental Health Professional – Adult and residential or crisis experience preferred.
• Individual and Family Health, Dental, and Vision Coverage
• 4% employer contribution w/up to 3% additional employee match
• Offering trainings and professional growth
• Paid Time Off Program
• Observed holidays
• Work schedule flexibility
• Employee Referral Program
• Life Insurance, Short-Term Disability, and other Voluntary Benefits
Interested in becoming part of the HCS family—where you can truly make a difference? Then apply today and come grow with us!
Apply at www.highlandscsb.org and submit a formal resume with the application.
A Drug Free Workplace/Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer/HCS is Subject to Federal COVID-19 Mandates
Department: Crisis Services/ID: 030123100299