Help Others, Make a Difference, Save a Life.
The McNabb Center is the region's leading nonprofit provider of mental health, substance use, social and victim services. By focusing on an individual's "Well Mind, Well Being," we provide a quality and compassionate approach to care from infancy through adulthood.
Do you see yourself as a part of this life-changing work? If so, we are currently seeking a qualified and motivated professional for the following position: Community Crisis Liaison
The Ideal Community Crisis Liaison serves as a clinical member of the Crisis Stabilization Unit (CSU) providing transportation and side by side assistance as needed for clients attending appointments. Act as a liaison between client and community partners to ensure that client gains access to identified resources. Provides crisis intervention to help clients de-escalate with the intention to divert client to least restrictive level of care. Embraces the key values of case management: empowerment, normalization, rehabilitation, and continuity of care.
COMPENSATION: Starting salary for this position is approximately $14.47 /hr based on relevant experience and education.
Schedule: Flexibility required at high volume service times to provide transportation to clients assessed by CSU. Hours may vary depending on the needs of the program. In person daily attendance is essential for this position except in instances of approved time off.
Travel: This position requires utilizing a personal dependable vehicle to conduct Center business. Maintaining a dependable vehicle and certified driver status is a condition of employment. An F Endorsement is required as staff members may be required to provide transportation in their personal vehicle. Staff members are reimbursed for use of their vehicle for this purpose. This position may be required to travel to out of state conferences/meetings as applicable.
Equipment/Technology: This position does require basic computer skills for timekeeping, scheduling, use of electronic medical records, and experience with Microsoft Office Products (Word/Excel/Outlook).
QUALIFICATIONS - Community Crisis Liaison
Experience / Knowledge:
The McNabb Center (www.mcnabbcenter.org) is a premier not-for-profit provider of behavioral health services. The Center provides quality care and serves all ages in a continuum of prevention, early intervention, social, co-occurring, addiction, outpatient, and crisis services.
MC is an EOE. MC conducts background checks, driver's license record, degree verification, and drug screens at hire. Employment is contingent upon clean drug screen, background check, and driving record. Additionally, certain programs are subject to TB Screening and/or testing. Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.
This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive; and employee will also perform other reasonably related job responsibilities as assigned by immediate supervisor and other management as required. This organization reserves the right to revise or change job duties as the need arises. Moreover, management reserves the right to change job descriptions, job duties, or working schedules based on their duty to accommodate individuals with disabilities. This job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.