Terros Health is pleased to share an exciting and challenging opportunity for a Crisis Specialist 40-hour (Behavioral Health Technician), at our Phoenix location.
Terros Health’s Crisis M obile Te am provides behavioral health, prevention, education, crisis intervention, and crisis stabilization services. They serve children, adolescents, adults, senior adults and families as well as schools, neighborhoods, organizations and businesses by providing phone, walk-in and in-home crisis counseling to clients to facilitate immediate stabilization of emotions and behavior. The individual will need to be professional, friendly, a self-starter, organized, and compassionate.
Terros Health is a healthcare organization of caring people, guided by our core values of integrity, compassion and empowerment. For more than five decades, the heart of everything we do is inspiring change for life. We help people manage addiction and mental illness, provide primary medical care, restore families, support our veterans, and connect individuals to the care they need.
If you are interested in working for one of the State's Leading Healthcare Organizations that promotesIntegrity,Compassion, andEmpowerment, we encourage you to apply!
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New Grads Welcome!
If you just received your degree in the behavioral health field, and need experience - We will train!
Terros Health (http://www.terroshealth.org) is now hiring for a Crisis Specialist.
Schedule: 4 - 10 hour shifts
Saturday - Tuesday 10pm - 8am
3rd shift (Overnight)!
**NEW Competitive Compensation! **
*** New Hire Sign On Bonus: $500 if not licensed***
***$1,000 if licensed (cannot be a temporary license).***
(Evening and Weekend shift differentials available)
Bilingual in Spanish is a PLUS (Additional Language Differential is Available)
As part of the mobile crisis team, the mobile Crisis Specialist responds on-site to crisis calls that cannot be resolved by the Crisis Call Center telephonically. The crisis specialist utilize best practices in crisis intervention to respond and support individuals and families in crisis.
+ Will be asked to a ssess risk, effectively engage with clients, develop plans and follow-up as needed
+ Work effectively and respectfully with clients, families, schools, first responders and all others involved
+ Focus of care will be with the seriously mentally ill, children/ adolescents and family interventions.
+ Is able to assess and stabilize different ages and stages of development/lifespan and different cultural backgrounds and experiences.
+ Makes appropriate referrals to other agencies and/ or long-term counseling when appropriate.
+ Demonstrates flexibility and adapts well to change.
Terros Health offers an excellent benefit package including, but not limited to:
+ Medical, dental, and vision insurance
+ Group life and disability insurance
+ Employer matched 401(k)
+ Generous PTO/paid sick leave (4+ weeks in year 1)
+ Wellness and employee assistance plan
+ GED/High school diploma with a minimum of 3 years of behavioral health (BH) experience or
+ Associate degree in the BH field (e.g., Psychology, Social Work, Counseling) , or bachelor’s degree in BH field, or
+ A bachelor's degree (not in the field of behavioral health) and 1 year of behavioral health experience, or
+ A master's degree or higher in the field of behavioral health, Arizona BH licensure (e.g. licensed social worker, licensed counselor, licensed marriage and family therapist)
+ Must have or obtain a valid Arizona Driver License, be (21 years of age) with a minimum 4 years driving experience. Must meet requirements of Terros driving policy
+ Must have a valid Arizona Fingerprint Clearance card (Level 1) or apply for an Arizona fingerprint clearance card within 7 working days of employment
COVID 19 Precautions:
Terros Health remains open for all our patients’ health and wellness needs. We have put in place many protocols to protect our employees and patients and to create a safe work environment. Visit our website to learn more:https://www.terroshealth.org/covid-19/
At Terros Health we care about the safety of our employees and patients. We now require all new employees have the COVID 19 vaccine prior to establishing employment. This represents our commitment to stopping the spread of this disease and protecting our community. Thank you for helping to protect our employees and patients.
Job ID 2021-6138
# of Openings 1
Category Behavioral Health/Social Work
Program Crisis Mobile
Weekly Hours 40