Corizon Health Mental Health Professional PT in Vandalia, 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. As a Corizon Health professional, you have access to the resources and support to enhance your skills, build a solid foundation to reach your career potential, and contribute to the care and well-being of an underserved population. There is no greater calling. Join Corizon Health today and be part of our legacy of innovation and clinical expertise.
Below is a list of your responsibilities as a part-time day-shift Mental 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.
Experience & Requirements
Licensed in state of employment as either a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Professional Counselor (LPC) or a Psychological Examiner (LPE).
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.
Counseling experience in a correctional setting preferred, but not 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.
Job Locations US-MO-Vandalia
Category Behavioral/Mental Health
Position Type Regular Part-time
Shift / Schedule Weekday Day
Location ID 00908