Social Worker/Counselor (Part-Time)
Job Description About Us: Sant is a dynamic and leading community-based behavioral health services organization. Our job is to offer rapid response and compassionate care to individuals or groups through comprehensive mental health services. Our track record of innovation and growth reflect our ability to deliver diverse and highly individualized services. We have a passion for providing empathetic and potentially life-saving care to help individuals heal, recover, and thrive. Sant is seeking a Part-Time Mobile Crisis Specialist to join our frontline crisis intervention team in Elkton, MD As a Mobile Crisis Specialist, you will perform assessments and crisis intervention techniques, create treatment plans, and serve as a liaison between clients, families, and community partners. This position will consist of primarily daytime shifts however, we are seeking a candidate who is able and willing to work varied shifts including evenings, weekends, and holidays, as needed. We offer excellent benefits, including an Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Wellness & Engagement Program, companywide Employee Recognition Program, flexibility and work life balance, professional development, and growth opportunities. If you are passionate about creating positive change in your community, we encourage you to apply and join our team Essential Functions: Perform crisis intervention techniques including de-escalation, crisis planning, and implementation Communicate clients needs effectively, while making internal agency or community referrals Knowledge and familiarity with community resources, both mental health and non-mental health Determine the need for an emergency petition and/or alternative psychiatric evaluation and provide education on the process Experience working with a wide variety of clients, including children, adolescents, adults, and elderly populations Complete documentation in an accurate and thorough manner Partner with local police, fire departments, and other community agencies, fire and other community agencies Educate individuals about mental health, substance abuse, available community resources, and the agencys services Abide by all federal, state, and local laws and regulations related to confidentiality and protected health information Required Qualifications: Bachelors Degree in Counseling, Social Work, or related field of study (BS, BSW) and at least one (1) year of related experience Current licensure in the state of Maryland (LBSW) or eligibility to become licensed Valid drivers license and proof of current automobile insurance Valued Qualifications: Masters Degree in Counseling, Social Work, or related field of study (MS, MSW) and two (2) years of related experience Current licensure in the start of Maryland (LMSW) Salary Range: $17.00-$20.00 per hour COVID-19 Vaccine Bonus : New Hires who submit proof of up-to date vaccination prior to starting with the Company will receive a one-time special payment of $500. As defined by the CDC, up to date includes all recommended doses in an individuals primary series of the COVID-19 vaccine, and at least one (1) booster dose. Sant Group Companies aspires to create an organization that places value on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and inclusivity. To achieve this success, it is essential that all members of our organization feel secure, welcomed, and respected. All members of our organization have a responsibility to uphold these values. Sant Group Companies is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job. Sant Group Companies participates in E-Verify.