Education: Graduated from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree with a major specialization in Human/Behavioral/Social Services or related field is required. Master's degree is preferred.
Description: This position serves as a licensed, clinical team member of the Expanded Mobile Crisis Outreach Team (EMCOT). The Expanded MCOT is designed to be immediately available to respond to clients at the site of the crisis, usually with community partners, to collaborate on cases. There is extensive latitude for the exercise of independent judgement. Primary clinical operations of the unit include providing crisis assessments, interventions, and brief follow-up and service linkage to adults and children/youth in community settings in partnership with Emergency Medical services, Austin Police Department, the Travis County Sheriff's Office, and Central Booking. Locations rotate between 5015 S IH 35; Austin State Hospital; and various Emergency Medical Service stations. Minimum of one year performing mental health assessments, diagnosis, and treatment.
License(s): Current and valid Texas driver's license and a clean driving record required.
Hours: Four 10 hour shifts- Monday-Friday 12pm-10pm, with rotating day off during the week OR three 10 hour shifts Monday-Friday, 12:00pm-10:00pm and Saturdays 10:00am-8:00pm. Shift differential received.
Salary: Starting Qualified Mental Health Professional (QMHP) salary is at $38,479-$40,739 based on education, but internal applicants are subject to Integral Care's QMHP career ladder.
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.
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)
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