Community Health Worker (QMHP)

Job Number: 23-85-11772

Job Summary: The Community Health Worker is a Qualified Mental Health Professional (QMHP) plays a strategic role in engaging individuals to define and facilitate desired life outcomes utilizing a recovery based and trauma-informed approach. The Community Health Worker assists adults with serious mental illness who may also have co-occurring substance use disorders, chronic health conditions and/or IDD with connection to ongoing health services, promotes communication and understanding among providers, improves adherence to health recommendations, and decreases the use of emergency services. Interventions and services are designed to meet the person wherever is most convenient to them, occurring in the integrated adult behavioral health clinic as well as a variety of community settings. 

This position may have additional duties associated with providing bilingual communication services and requires the completion of a language competency test. 

Regular, predictable attendance is considered to be an essential requirement for this position. Other duties may be assigned. May require a flexible work schedule. 

Integral Care employees are to be committed to fostering an open, inclusive, and supportive environment that welcomes and embraces diversity in all forms. Integral Care defines diversity broadly to include race, ethnicity, abilities (mental/physical), gender, gender identity, immigrant status, language, religion, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, veteran status, age, and other groups. 

Integral Care employees are to strive to maintain a trauma sensitive workplace, to embrace trauma sensitive and informed practices, and to foster a supportive and welcoming environment of care.



  • Graduated from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree with a major specialization in Human/Behavioral/Social Services or related field.

  • Graduated from an accredited college or university with a Master's degree with a major specialization in Human/Behavioral/Social Services or related field.
  • Required:

    • Current and valid driver's license and a clean driving record.
    • Center certification (QHMP-CS) to perform case management.

    Hours: Full-time; Monday - Friday, Hours; 8:00AM - 5:00PM.

    Salary: $22.35 - $23.47 an hour based on education. "Internal applicants are subject to Integral Care's QMHP career ladder".

    Sign-on incentive: Integral Care is looking to grow our teams with talented and caring people just like you. Currently, we are offering a $2,000 sign-on incentive for all newly hired employees! All newly hired employees will receive $1,000 on their first paycheck and $1,000 on the paycheck following their six-month anniversary. 

    Why join us: Integral Care has proudly served Travis county residents for the past 50 years. As the largest provider of behavioral health services in Travis County, we are dedicated to improving the lives of adults and children living with mental illness, substance use disorder and intellectual and developmental disabilities. 

    By joining our team, you will find rewarding work every day alongside people who have as much compassion as you. Join us and together we can help improve the quality of life for the people we serve. Imagine your career at Integral Care!

    Employee Benefits: 

    • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance
    • Generous vacation/holiday/sick leave 
    • Life and Short-term/Long-term Disability Insurance
    • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
    • 403(b) retirement account
    • 401(a) employer contribution retirement account
    • Gold's gym membership discount
    • Mileage reimbursement

    Integral Care strives to maintain a diverse workforce. We encourage all to apply, including those who have knowledge and/or experience working with underserved populations, including Asian and Pacific Islander, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, and LGBTQA communities.

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, sex or age.

    For specific positions, additional compensation may be available to those who are bilingual in both English and one of the following languages:  Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, Korean, or Burmese. (PM16)

    QMHP Keywords: Qualified Mental Health Professional, QMHP, Case Manager, Rehabilitation Specialist, Service Coordinator, Mental Health Professional, Mental Health Specialist, Social Worker