Emergency Services Clinician (Tues-Fri 11pm-9am)
$3000 Sign-on Bonus Available!
Do you have a Master’s degree in Counseling or Social Work? Are you interested in providing pre-screening assessments and crisis counseling?
Weekday overnight: The schedule for the position is full time but 4 days a week (10 hour shifts) – Tuesday – Friday from 11:00pm-9:00am. We offer competitive pay and 11% shift differential!
in our Emergency Services program provide crisis intervention, crisis counseling, assessment, and psychiatric hospital preadmission screening for individuals located within the BRBH catchment area. Most assessments are conducted within local hospitals and jails either through telehealth or in-person. Information such as psychiatric history, medication compliance, capacity to take care of basic needs, and possible substance abuse is gathered during each assessment. Therapists will evaluate clients for mental health issues and substance use disorders by also interacting with police, magistrates, doctors and family members to calculate the best possible outcomes and treatments for clients. This is not ongoing counseling. Clients may need crisis counseling, inpatient hospitalization or resources for care.
The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, work well within a team setting, and is open to dealing with individuals when they are in crisis. To be successful in this role you must have good communication and time management skills and be detailed oriented.
$17.86-$29.76/hour (License Eligible) $19.69-$32.82/hour (Licensed)
- Education: Master’s degree in a human services field that fulfills the criteria for eligibility for professional licensure as a professional counselor or clinical social worker in the Commonwealth of Virginia. DBHDS Prescreening Certification preferred. LPC or LCSW preferred.
- Experience: Experience working with adults with mental health, substance use disorders, or co-occurring disorders and developmental disabilities.