NaphCare has an exceptional opportunity for a Licensed Mental Health Professional - ( LICSW or LPC ) to join our team at the Jefferson County Jail, Downtown Location in Birmingham, Alabama! As a leading correctional healthcare provider, we were recently awarded the opportunity to provide high quality of care for the patients at the Jefferson County Jail and are seeking Counselors/Clinicians that want to be a part of our mission!
NaphCare Mental Health Professional/Clinicians are responsible for providing mental health care within the scope of their license in the mental health unit of the facility. The successful candidate will be Master's prepared and have knowledge and experience in the identification and treatment of mental health and co-occurring substance abuse disorders, discharge planning, principles of social work, basic principles of individual and group behavior, and a working knowledge of psychotropic medications.
Masters prepared candidate with a current, unrestricted Psychologist, Professional Counselor or Clinical Social Worker license (LICSW or LPC) in the state of Alabama
Minimum of 2 years of clinical experience in a mental health care setting is required, with correctional healthcare experience preferred
Must have knowledge and experience in the identification and treatment of mental health and co-occurring substance abuse disorders, discharge planning, principles of social work, basic principles of individual and group behavior, suicide risk assessment, crisis de-escalation techniques
Must have a working knowledge of psychotropic medications
Must have the physical and mental capacity to work in an environment that may be less than pristine
Must be able to manage and maintain physical and mental health when encountering stressful situations
Valid CPR card
If you want a career that will make a difference, choose the company that is different. NaphCare professionals are important partners of the NaphCare family, working together to provide quality care in a rewarding work environment. NaphCare offers competitive benefits, including health, prescription, dental, Employment Assistance Program (EAP) services, vision, and 401(k) plan . NaphCare offers term life insurance coverage at no cost to the employee and also provides PTO, paid holidays and an array of voluntary benefits. Employees enrolled in our health insurance program receive prescriptions free of charge when filled at our in-house pharmacy or mail order program. We care about making a difference in the lives of others.
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