Licensed Mental Health Professional - Located in San Luis, AZ in Quartzsite, AZ at Corizon Health

Date Posted: 2/15/2018

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Correctional Care | Committed Careers | Corizon Health

We have an exceptional opportunity for a full time Mental Health Professional to join our healthcare team at the Yuma Correctional Complex, located in San Luis, AZ. This day shift position has flexible scheduling and can be done in 3-12 hour shifts, 4-10 hour shifts, or 5-8 hour shifts.

Corizon Health is offering a $3000 sign on bonus for all new full time hires!

(must apply by 2/28/18 to qualify)

Qualifications of the Corizon Health Mental Health Professional

  • Graduation from a Master's level program in mental health services.
  • Licensed in Arizona as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Professional Counselor (LPC), Masters Social Worker (LMSW), Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT) or Associate Counselor (LAC) is required. Candidates with LISAC or LASACs may be considered with previous mental health experience.
  • License eligible candidates may also be considered and are encouraged to apply.
  • Minimum of two years employment in a social work capacity in a public or private agency or equivalent.
  • Must receive a satisfactory background investigation report.

Responsibilities of the Corizon Health Mental Health Professional

Mental Health Professionals will be involved in working with all disciplines in the Mental Health Unit to attain effectiveness in serving the patient population.

  • Performs individual and group therapeutic interventions as appropriate.
  • Performs administrative consultations for specialized social services as determined by the specific needs of the Institution.
  • Perform specific psychiatric social service work on the Mental Health Unit of a Correctional Facility.
  • Assists in planning and implementing the goals and objectives of programs and projects. May direct special projects as requested.
  • Participates in and conducts in-service programs, as well as assists in the orientation of new staff.
  • Provides the necessary preparation of documentation, necessary records and reports.

Benefits offered to the Corizon Health Mental Health Professional

  • Paid Time Off
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Tuition Assistance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Free online Continuing Education program
  • Comprehensive Onboarding
Apply online or contact Nancy James at 480.897.9515 ext. 2504 for more information.

Corizon Health provides patients with high quality healthcare and reentry services that will reduce recidivism and better the communities where we live and work. We are dedicated to meeting the needs of the growing number of incarcerated persons with physical and mental illness and the professionals who care for them. More healthcare professionals are finding the stability and advancement they desire at Corizon Health.

This position may require a background check, security clearance, and/or drug screening.

Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with federal and state employment opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, Vietnam era veteran, or disabled Veteran status.


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