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Corizon Health Behavioral Health Professional in St Joseph, Missouri

About Corizon Health

Correctional healthcare is not just a job. It’s a calling.

By choosing a career with Corizon Health you are choosing the opportunity to truly make a difference in the health, well-being and future of the patients you serve. We take pride in being a pioneer provider of correctional healthcare. If you are interested in helping us continue our legacy of innovation and clinical expertise, we encourage you to connect with us today.

Responsibilities

Below is a list of your responsibilities as a Behavioral Health Professional with Corizon Health:

  • Performs individual and group therapeutic interven­tions as appropriate.

  • Performs administrative consultives 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.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Corizon Benefits

Corizon Health offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, a generous PTO plan, 401k with matching funds, tuition assistance, continuing education reimbursement, and more!

Experience & Requirements

  • Graduation from a Master’s level program in mental health services.

  • 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.

  • Required to exert up to 50 pounds of force and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects including the human body.

  • Required to kneel, stoop, crouch and/or crawl occasionally.

  • Must have and maintain sufficient strength, agility, and endurance to perform during stressful (physical, mental and emotional) situations encountered on the job without compromising your health and well-being or that of your fellow employees or that of inmates.

  • Long periods sitting, typing and reading from a computer screen may be required.

A background check, security clearance and drug screening are required for this role.

Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action 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. EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans.

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Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action 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. EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans

ID 2020-7329

Job Locations US-MO-St Joseph

Category Behavioral/Mental Health

Position Type Regular Full-time

Shift / Schedule Weekday Day

Location ID 00918

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