Qualified Mental Health Professional (QMHP)

Job Number:  21-607-11512 

Job Summary: This position serves as a QMHP (Qualified Mental Health Professional) for the Mobile Crisis Outreach Team. Primary duties in this unit include providing crisis intervention and relapse prevention services to individuals experiencing crisis in the community. The MCOT responds to clients at the site of the crisis from referrals received through the 24/7 Crisis Helpline.  Primary operations of the unit include providing community-based crisis assessments, interventions, brief follow-up and service linkage to children, adolescents and adults in non-clinical community settings. The goal is to ensure clients get the right care, at the right time. MCOT responds independently in teams of two to the site of the crisis, and works in collaboration with the following community partners on an as needed basis to support crisis service delivery: Austin Independent School District (AISD), AISD Police, the Crisis Intervention Teams (CIT) of the Austin Police Department (APD) and Travis County Sheriff's Department (TCSO). The QMHP will participate in the crisis services on-call rotation.

Education:

Required:??? 

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

Preferred: 

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

License:

Required:

  • Current and valid driver's license and a clean driving record.

 Experience:

Preferred:

  • Bilingual in Spanish

Hours: Full-time; 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM.

Workdays: Four 10-hour days a week, to include rotating weekends OR a stable schedule of Sunday-Wednesday with flexibility.

  • Position is eligible for shift differential pay and 10% Crisis Stipend.

SalaryStarting 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. 

  • Position eligible for shift differential pay and 10% Crisis.   

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) 

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