Mental Health Clinician - Crisis Response Team

*** $2,000.00 Sign-on Bonus Available ***

Job Details:
Position Title: Mental Health Clinician – Crisis Response Team
Employment Status: Full Time 
Location: Greeley, CO
Position #: 2219,2200, 2396, and 2251
Salary Range: Unlicensed: $48,500.00/yr. - $68,018.00/yr. | Licensed: $56,900.00/yr. - $85,366.00/yr. 

*** Crisis positions receive 5.5% Program Differential Pay ***

The base compensation represents the entry point of the salary range. Salary placements will vary and may be above the starting wage based on factors including but not limited to location, experience, education, and licensure. Salary placements generally occur between the starting wage and the midpoint.

North Range Behavioral Health is approved as a Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC) by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), the “gold standard” in the delivery of behavioral health and recovery services.

Our Vision- Where Hope Begins and Change is Possible 

Program:
Our Crisis Response Team provides quality care and assessments to individuals and families who need crisis intervention. This specially trained staff oversees emergency walk-in services and crisis calls for the Weld County area and after-hours emergency on-call services for a 12-country Northeast Colorado region. Clients can expect to have a thorough assessment of their needs and situation upon contacting our staff who assist in determining what level of care would most benefit the individual in the least restrictive setting. CRT also provides intensive care coordination for Weld County clients and discharge planning for clients stepping down from higher levels and integrating back into our communities. 

Position Summary:
With a Customer First and Compassionate approach, Mental Health Clinicians will:

  • Embrace the North Range Behavioral Health Mission Statement – Provide compassionate, comprehensive care for people who face mental health and addiction challenges.
  • Intervene and de-escalate crisis situations with clients. Provide crisis intervention via telephone or face-to-face in a variety of settings that may include crisis walk-in services, mobile on-site services, residential settings, etc. Assess the risk of harm to self or others and arrange needed resources.
  • Observe clients in a variety of situations. Assess diagnosis and mental status of clients, evaluate the current level of functions, and develop and implement treatment service plan to address clients' needs.
  • Collaborate with other clinicians, law enforcement, external providers, and psychiatrists to provide services to clients. Maintain close and cooperative relationships with community agencies and other public agencies in carrying out treatment/service plans.
  • Provide person-centered assessment, goal planning, and treatment for mental health and/or substance use issues. Provide screening, intakes, and assessment of clients utilizing required instruments and formats within appropriate timelines.
  • Collaborate continuously with assigned clients to devise safety planning, provide system management, identify support systems, reduce, and mitigate risk factors. May deliver services to clients in their homes or other settings in the community 

Education Requirements: 

  • Master's degree in psychology, social work, or other behavioral health disciplines from an accredited college or university is required.            

 Minimum Qualifications:

  • Valid Driver's License 

Nice to Have: Monetary Incentive Available

  • Bilingual Spanish speaking preferred 

Experience:

  • No experience required (If you have some that is GREAT)
  • Experience working with individuals with substance use disorder challenges preferred
  • Experience in coordinating behavioral health intervention plans and services with other agencies preferred.

Additional Eligibility requirements, as required by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE):

  • Annual Flu Vaccine
  • COVID-19 Vaccine (Exemptions available upon hire, according to company policy)
  • Annual TB testing 

Benefits and Perks:
This position may be eligible for the Loan Repayment Program through our partnership with the Colorado Health Services Corps (CHSC). Additionally, we provide a comprehensive compensation and benefits package including:

  • Collaborative and Compassionate team culture
  • Competitive compensation structure
  • Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Basic Life and AD&D insurance, Professional Liability/Malpractice Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Health Savings Accounts
  • Excellent Paid Time Off (PTO) and Extended Leave Bank hours
  • Access to Employee Assistance Programs
  • 403 (b) Retirement Plan with employer contribution
  • Supervision Hours 
  • Employee Recognition Program 
  • Discounts at participating community and national vendors

North Range Behavioral Health is among the largest employers in Weld County. Our team members are supported and encouraged, and we strongly believe in the importance of a healthy work/life balance. Our employees are provided cutting-edge tools training, and thoughtful supervision in professional development. We thrive on hearing from our employees and encourage the sharing of ideas. 

North Range Behavioral Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.