|District 19 CSB is seeking a seasoned professional for a full-time Emergency Services Therapist position located in Petersburg, VA. Essential duties of this position include, but are not limited to: crisis screening for civil commitment, brief crisis intervention and counseling, follow-up of hospital and jail/prison discharges, and outpatient therapy. Attendance at civil commitment hearings.|
|Requirements: (Experience, Essential Education, and Skills Needed):|
|Required qualifications include: Master’s degree in human services or a related field that will lead to Licensure as a LPC,LCSW,LMFT with the Virginia Board of Health Professions , clinical experience providing therapy service to consumers with mental health/substance abuse/co-occurring disorders; ability to make sound clinical decisions under stressful circumstances, Knowledge of VA code as it relates to involuntary commitment, knowledge of assessment and diagnosis of substance use and mental health. This position requires certification as Preadmission Screening Evaluator within 30 days of hire.|
|Preferred Qualifications / Other Relevant Job Information:|
|Preferred candidate will have basic computer skills, crisis intervention experience. Professional license preferred (i.e. LCSW, LPC, LMFT).
PLEASE NOTE: Work hours: Positions include day, evening or night hours. Due to the nature of the work individuals may be requested to fill additional shifts. Work schedules may change based on needs of the organization.
We currently have the following vacancies:
Full Time Days: Monday-Friday from 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Starting salary for new employees will be based on the prospective employee’s knowledge, skills and abilities directly relating to the position’s duties. Current or most recent verified salary will also be taken into consideration prior to making an offer of employment. Starting salaries for new employees will not exceed the advertised maximum and will be based on the availability of funding within the current budget.
Excellent benefits include sick and annual leave and Virginia Retirement System. Flexible work schedule, including 4 day work week, is possible in some positions.
Position requires pre-employment extensive background check and drug screening. Position requires driver’s license in state of residence with a point balance of -6 or higher.
District 19 is committed to developing a multicultural workplace. Minorities and persons with disabilities seeking career advancement are encouraged to apply. EOE.
Position is Open until filled.
Sign-on bonus to qualified applicant. *Restrictions apply.