Community Health Center, Inc. (CHC)Job ID
2016-5496# of Openings
Behavioral/Mental HealthMore information about this job:Overview:
If you are ready for a satisfying and rewarding career, join our team of diverse and motivated professionals at Community Health Center, Inc. (CHC). CHC is one of the country's most creative and dynamic providers of primary medical, dental and mental health services to the uninsured and underinsured. CHC is building a world class primary health care system that is committed to caring for special populations, and that is focused on improving health outcomes for our patients as well as building healthy communities. We are one of the leading health-care providers in the state of Connecticut, providing comprehensive primary care services in medicine, dentistry, and behavioral health. With more than 130,000 active patients, CHC is the health care home that works to keep our patients-and our communities-healthy. We go beyond the traditional health services to bring care wherever our patients and clients are, using innovative service delivery models and state of the art technology. We use the latest treatments and technologies within the Patient-Centered Medical Home Model (PCMH) to care for our growing patient base.Responsibilities:
This is a Behavioral Health role that will be for per diem coverage as needed based in CHC's Eastern Region (Enfield, Hartford, New Britain, Middletown, Clinton, Old Saybrook, New London and Groton areas). This clinician will support the patients that are enrolled at the CHC clinic at the schools we provide services at in these areas. 20-30% travel will be required to support these regions. We do offer mileage reimbursement.
Please note, this is a per diem / temp position, that could have the opportunity to convert to full time / permanant employment, should their be an opening and business need. This is paid at a competitive hourly rate of $36.00 per hour.
This role supports students and their families, as a CHC employee in a school based clinic, fulfilling the following responsibilities:
- Conduct psychotherapy with individual, family and group psychotherapy
- Be responsible for initial mental health evaluations
- Coordinate with community agencies
- Complete paperwork completed as required by statute, regulation and/or CHC Mental Health Policy and Procedures
- Be a part of our new electronic health records technology for high quality clinical data-gathering and analysis
- This position does require a Mastered Degree Licensed clinician, possessing either an LCSW, LPC, or LMFT, with at least 2 years applicable experience.
- A current CT license is required
Master of Social Work (MSW)
Masters - Marriage & Family
Masters - Mental Health Counseling degree
Licensed Clinical Social Worker - State of Connecticut
Licensed Professional Counselor - State of Connecticut
Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist - State of Connecticut
License - State of Connecticut
Individual & Group CounselingCommunity Health Center, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We provide competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits including medical/dental plans, tuition reimbursement, short term/long term disability coverage, 403b plan with discretionary company match/contribution, flexible spending plans, group life insurance coverage, Employee Assistance Program, classroom based/on-line computer skill development resources and more! Please note that completion of a background check, receipt of proof of eligibility to work in the United States, and completion of all requirements of our Infection Control policy will be required prior to working at Community Health Center, Inc.
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