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Corizon Health Mental Health Worker - Paterson, NJ in Paterson, New Jersey

We have an exceptional opportunity for a part time (Evening shift) Licensed Mental Health Professional to join our healthcare team at Passaic County Jail located in Paterson, NJ

The Licensed Mental Health Professional will have experience in providing social work services at an inpatient mental health facility.

Qualifications of the Corizon Health Licensed Mental Health Professional

Licensed in state of employment as either a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Professional Counselor (LPC) or a Psychological Examiner (LPE)

Substance Abuse License Required

At least 2 years of experience in providing social work services in an inpatient psychiatric facility.

Possess good interpersonal communication skills. Able to effectively interact with institutional staff, medical staff, and outside agencies.

Responsibilities of the Corizon Health Licensed Mental Health Professional

Provision of full range social work services to assigned patients to include psycho-social assessment, group, family, and individual therapy, discharge planning and all services to be documented in patient's medical record.

Participation in treatment team activities on assigned unit to include development and periodic review of patient treatment record.

Provision of crisis intervention services upon staff or patient self-referral

Coordination of aftercare planning for patients appropriate for discharge from the facility.

Participation in unit morning report

Preparation of reports and records as requested.

Benefits offered to the Corizon Health Licensed 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 Diana Montemayor at 720-525-7606 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.

Job Number:15167

Job ID : 15167