CS Therapist III - Emergency Services Outreach and Engagement (Sr ClinicalServices Casworker)

Prince William County
Woodbridge, VA
Sep 16, 2021
Sep 23, 2021
Full Time
Salary See Position Description Location Prince William County, VA Job Type Full-Time (PF) Department COMMUNITY SERVICES Job Number 201206648 Closing 9/27/2021 11:59 PM Eastern GRADE C51 Starting Salary $72,162 - $88,094 Annually Introduction Are you interested in being a part of an organization whose mission is a commitment to improving the quality of life for people with or at risk of developing serious mental illness and preventing these occurrences while minimizing the impact of these conditions through a system of caring those respects and promotes the dignity, rights and full participation of individuals and their families? If so, then Prince William County Community Services is where you need to be working. We are currently looking for an Outreach and Engagement Therapist III to join our emergency services team that provides essential crisis interventions services to the community. Located within easy commuting distance from Washington, DC, Northern Virginia and Stafford County, Prince Willian County is a diverse and dynamic community, where we treasure our past and the promise of the future. Come join a team that values quality service, integrity, and accountability. ABOUT THIS ROLE: The role of an Outreach and Engagement Therapist III is to provide supervision to staff, as well as assess need and connect persons with appropriate level of resources needed to help reduce future crisis. Outreach engagement therapists provides in-home crisis intervention services with the goal of helping the person in crisis experience improvement in overall mental health. Provides the following: Provides in-home crisis intervention services in a 24/7 program. Conducts interviews and makes recommendations for community resources. Provides outreach, assessment, linkage to and coordination with other service providers Provides crisis intervention for clients, including those at high risk for suicide/homicide-under supervisory guidance, evaluates risk and potential need for hospitalization; Develops and implements risk management plans; Maintains records according to agency's policies and procedures, prepares reports; Attends and participates in staff meetings and professional development activities; Provide supervision and evaluation to Therapist TII PREFERENCES: THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE A Master's Degree in social work, counseling, or related behavioral science field. 2-3 years of experience providing clinical services to Serious Mental Illness (SMI), 1 year experience supervising clinicians, experience with conducting risk assessments. Unrestricted LPC or LCSW in the commonwealth of Virginia. Experience working within a 24/7 program and experience working with law enforcement agencies and collaborating with other departments and stakeholders will be preferred. SCHEDULE REQUIREMENTS: Must be available for daytime and evening hours. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Master's Degree in Social Work, Counseling, or a related behavioral science field in accordance with the Commonwealth of Virginia's Board of Counseling and Board of Social Work laws and regulations. Unrestricted LCSW or LPC in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Must possess a valid driver's license, Must pass DMV record check Must pass TB test. Offer of employment is contingent upon the candidate passing a fingerprint based National Criminal History Record Check. Not eligible for employment with barrier crime history (see application details) (Download PDF reader). Child Protective Services Requirements: Effective 1999, mandated by the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services 12VA35-105-400 rules and Regulations for Licensing Providers by the Department of Behavioral Health and Development Services related to Criminal Registry Checks, a search of the registry of founded complaints of child abuse and neglected maintained by the Department of Social Services. ENTRY SALARY RANGE: $72,162 - $88,094 Annually Click here to view full class description Prince William County Community Services maintain a drug free workplace. Prince William County Government offers medical plans with corresponding pharmacy and basic vision coverage,as well asdental plans and a separate vision plan. Full-time and part-time Prince William County Governmentemployees are eligible to participate in our plans; however, the level and cost of benefits depends on the classification of the position. The followingpositions do not accrue leave and are not eligible for holidays or other fringe benefits: Temporary Provisional Seasonal employees Click on the link below to explore our plans and rates. Prince William County Benefit Programs

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