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Requisition Number 18-0462
Post Date 3/22/2019
Title Emergency Services Clinician Psychiatric FT
City Lynn
State MA
Description

Mobile Crisis Clinician

Emergency Services

 

Eliot Community Human Services Emergency Service Program located in Lynn is seeking Crisis Clinicians.  The mobile crisis program is a 24 hour 7 days a week program serving the needs of Lynn and over 13 surrounding communities.  Our services are available to help individuals experiencing a mental health and/or substance abuse crisis.  We provide crisis intervention and management, evaluation and assessment as well as treatment and referral to community supports.

 

Responsibilities:

Conduct mobile bio psychosocial evaluations on clients experiencing an acute psychiatric emergency 

Assess safety, determine services needed and make appropriate referrals, giving strong consideration to client preferences

Provide short term, solution focused clinical intervention and treatment  

Develop or participate in the development of safety plans or crisis management plans to assist clients in maintaining personal safety and the safety of those around them when under increased stress 

Actively engage the client, natural supports and treatment providers in this process and plan development

Arrange for hospital admission when clinically necessary and when less restrictive, community based treatment options are insufficient or have been exhausted

Collaborate on post-discharge planning, and provide post-discharge clinical follow-up as appropriate

Provide short-term case management services including coordination with other agencies and service providers

 

Available Full-Time Schedules

1) Wednesday-Saturday 7A-5P (4/10's =40 Hours)

2) Wednesday-Saturday 10A-8P (4/10's-=40 Hours)

3) Wednesday-Saturday 1P-11P (4/10's =40 Hours)

4) Tuesday-Saturday  11P-7A (5/8's=40 Hours) 

5) Sunday-Wednesday 9A-7P (4/10's=40 Hours)

 

Annual Salary

$48,000 unlicensed, $50,000 LCSW, $53,000 LMHC/LICSW

 

Requirements

Master’s degree in Counseling, Psychology, Social Work and 2 years of clinical experience. Meet third party reimbursement criteria for specific discipline and service population. Strong diagnostic skills; competence in crisis intervention and engagement strategies. Must be able to quickly establish rapport with wide range of clinical presentations. Knowledge of the vast array of community resources and how to access them.  Biligual Preferred.

 

Eliot Community Human Services offers a great benefits package that includes a competitive salary, 3 weeks vacation, 12 sick days and 11 holidays.  Eliot pays 75% of health and dental insurance and 100% of Life, AD&D, Short and Long Term Disability insurance for full time employees.  We also offer 401(k) retirement plan, Dependent Care plan, EAP, credit union, free college savings tuition program and other voluntary benefits.  The agency also has our own in house training program which provides CEU’s.

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