Crisis Response Clinician in Jefferson City, MO at Compass Health Network

Date Posted: 11/12/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation: $18.77-$30.00 Hourly

This position can be located in any offices in Central/Southern Regions to include; Jefferson City, Eldon, Osage Beach, Camdenton, or Lebanon. Pay for this position is determined by certification or licensure level between $18.77-$30.00 hourly.

POSITION PURPOSE

The Crisis Response Clinician provides immediate person-centered assistance to referrals from the Compass Disaster Line and community partners. The Crisis Response Clinician is responsible for assessing each individual’s needs, level of risk, and providing clinically appropriate interventions and referral. The Crisis Response Clinician will represent this program with other agencies and partners to ensure needs of individuals served are met.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS – JOB SPECIFIC

• Provide person-centered and trauma-informed services when speaking with individuals in need
• Provide clinically appropriate crisis intervention and risk assessments through appropriate platform; phone, video, face-to-face
• Complete Zero Suicide screening and work to identify each caller’s needs in a timely manner
• Make follow-up calls or visits, as required
• Communicate clearly, timely, and effectively with community partners
• Attend monthly meetings and weekly clinical supervision with Crisis Line Supervisor
• Maintain agreed upon level of productivity
• Provide culturally competent services to meet the unique cultural needs of each caller
• Be knowledgeable of all services provided within Compass Health
• Be knowledgeable of other human/social services agencies for purposes of referral if Compass is unable to provide a service and maintain documentation of such referral
• Maintain client records, following agency and state regulations
• Ensure all documentation is written in proficient and professional manner
• Refer and coordinate with mobile outreach team, as necessary
• Collaborate and communicate with caller’s multi-disciplinary treatment team
• Other duties as assigned by supervisor
• Flexibility with shifts may be required

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/CORE COMPETENCIES – COMPANY WIDE

• Regularly attends work except for approved absences
• Attends all training as required
• Maintain professional, “champion” behavior
• Provides quality customer service
• Provides services with a commitment to service excellence
• Works in a way that exhibits a commitment to personal excellence
• Team oriented and values diversity

 

 

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATION(S): DESIRED DEMONSTRATED KEY COMPETENCIES

• Analytical Thinking
• Change Readiness
• Collaborative Relationships
• Creative Thinking
• Communication – Oral
• Communication – Written
• Decision Making
• Multitasking/Planning
• Organizational/Time Management
• Problem Solving
• Risk Management/ Assessment
• Teamwork

QUALIFICATION(S): EDUCATION

• Bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology or related field required
• Master’s degree in social work, psychology or related field preferred

QUALIFICATION(S): WORK EXPERIENCE/TRAINING/ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

• At least three (3) years experience working in behavioral health required if Bachelor’s degree is the highest education level obtained
• The completion of a practicum or at least one (1) year of experience under the supervision of a QMHP required if Master’s degree is the highest education level obtained
• Working knowledge of DSM-V required

QUALIFICATION(S): LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION

QMHP preferred

 

Compass Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and an E-Verify participant.