Assistant Director of Mental Health Diversionary Services (ICS)

Full time position in an innovative community-based hospital diversion/step-down program to assist persons with mental health conditions who are endeavoring to achieve stability in the community. Primary responsibilities include assisting in the management of the daily clinical and administrative operations site based respite and mobile operations. Other responsibilities include clinical assessment, treatment planning, implementation and documentation, outreach, skills training, supportive counseling, case coordination, linkage, and transportation. Some after hours on-call responsibility.

Qualifications: Master's degree in relevant clinical field (Social Work, Mental Health Counseling) plus Licensed Professional of the Healing Arts (LPHA) required. LICSW strongly preferred. Minimum of three years clinical experience in field required. Supervisory and/or management experience preferred. Valid driver's license required. First Aid, CPR, and MAP certification within three months of hire required

We offer an excellent benefits package for both full and part-time staff, including up to 82% health insurance contribution, dental plan, tuition reimbursement, training funds, 3 weeks vacation and more! The Edinburg Center is an Affirmative Action and Equal opportunity employer.

The Edinburg Center, Inc. is seeking qualified, enthusiastic applicants for positions in a large, progressive mental health agency providing a comprehensive array of services to persons with mental health disorders and developmental disabilities in the Metro West area of Massachusetts. As a large, multi-service community mental health agency, The Edinburg Center maintains a specific commitment to providing services to persons whose complex and challenging needs have typically been barriers to successful community living. Our employees share the belief that all persons have the potential to learn, the capacity for change, the ability to grow and to actively contribute to the community. They respect diversity and promote dignity, respect and health, both in themselves and in others. Therefore, we seek individuals who are devoted to the well-being and welfare of others and who have a special commitment to protecting the human, civil and legal rights of all individuals. We seek to hire caring and empathetic persons who have energy, a sense of responsibility and a positive attitude and who will readily advocate for the needs of others, particularly those who are not able to do so for themselves.

How to apply

Send resume and cover letter to: EMPLOYMENT

The Edinburg Center 1040 Waltham Street Lexington, MA 02421 fax: 781-863-5903employment@edinburgcenter.org

Lexington, Massachusetts
2014-02-09
The Edinburg Center
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employment@edinburgcenter.org
fax: 781-863-5903
1040 Waltham St, Lexington, MA, 02421, US

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