Bay Cove Human Services, Inc., a leading Massachusetts human services organization seeks a Per-Diem Clinician to join us in our mission to provide high-quality services to adults who face the life-long challenges of developmental disabilities, mental illness and drug and alcohol dependency.
The Clinician is mission driven individual, part of the BEST Urgent Care Mobile Team, that provides 24/7 coverage for fast-paced community crisis response in the Boston area. The Clinician will assess and coordinate stabilization services for adults and children who are experiencing a psychiatric emergency. Services will be delivered at the Urgent Care Center as well as where the client is at.
We are looking for someone who strives to:
Bay Cove is looking for people who are inspired and inspiring. You will:
Deliver Services - The Clinician assesses client needs for services and develops a treatment plan that best ensures safety and effective resolution of the crisis at that point in time and until community services can be accessed. These services could be extended on-site at the Urgence Care Center, at the person’s home, group homes, detox programs, jails, and outpatient clinic settings.
Build and Maintain Relationships - Works with community based health, behavioral health and social services that can deliver urgently needed services to the client. Facilitates the person’s admission to acute treatment services as needed.
Ensure a Safe Environment- Effectively work with clients their family members, police, community partners, and the Emergency Services Team in a professional, hopeful, and respectful manner to ensure the client’s safety.
Provide Staff Coverage - Cover vacations, trainings and sick calls for regular staff.
What you will need to bring:
Clinical Licensure - Independent licensure, LMHC or LICSW
Track Record - At least three years experience working in a mental health delivery system with demonstrated assessment and treatment skills in the provision of emergency services for children and adults.
Licensure -Valid driver’s license.
Language capacity - Bi-lingual/Bi-cultural preferred.
Communication and adaptability skills - Demonstrated ability to work in pressured situations and maintain clarity, focus, judgement and compassion.
crisis intervention - Demonstrated ability to de-escalate crises in a manner that ensures safety for all involved and provides for the best care and welfare of the person in crisis.
Keywords: healthcare, human services, mental health, psychiatric disabilities, substance abuse, addiction, therapy, recovery, crisis intervention, LICSW, LPHA, managed care, treatment supports, social services, treatment plans, assessments, Social Worker, Social Work, Mental Health Counselor, Mental Health Clinician, Licensed Clinician, Community Mental Health
Driver's License Required?