Salary: $61,011 - $91,350 per yr USD
Mental Health Counselors provide counseling, case management, direct clinical services, community and home based services, and behavioral and human services to mentally ill, developmentally disabled and/or emotionally disturbed clients in an outpatient, residential, community or similar setting. The Division of Public and Behavioral Health: Rural Clinics (RC) is recruiting for a full-time Mental Health Counselor 3, Clinic Director, located in Ely, Nevada. Rural Clinics provides an array or outpatient behavioral health services for both adults and children in 16 clinics in 12 counties across Rural Nevada. Services are generally provided Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Services assist individuals to achieve self-sufficiency and recovery. Any position that requires licensure to provide clinical services must be maintained, without lapses and be in good standing with subsequent boards. The Mental Health Counselor 3 position will direct an outpatient behavioral health service delivery program by following established goals, objectives, policies, procedures and ensuring compliance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The incumbent will manage/supervise diverse personnel including mentoring and training personnel to enhance service provision, including evidence-based treatment, crisis/emergency services and skills development; collaborate with other state and community services and entities to assure coordination of care in compliance with state laws and agency procedures.; conduct intakes and make eligibility determinations; complete required paperwork and entry into Avatar; and provide direct individual therapy, family therapy, group therapy, or psycho-educational groups. There is a preference that the successful incumbent have a clinical license such as a CSW, CPC, or MFT but licensure is not mandatory. The clinic has been designed as a loan repayment site through the National Health Services Corps (NHSC), a program of the Health Research and Services Administration (HRSA). The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages. ***THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME BASED ON THE AMOUNT OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED. QUALIFIED APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.***
Announcement Number: 40419
Open to all qualified persons.
Applications accepted until recruitment needs are satisfied
** Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. Lists of eligible candidates will be established and hiring may occur early in the recruiting process. Recruitment will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.