CLINICIAN, ADC

Recruitment #19-S3-2040

Introduction

Are you a passionate individual, committed to helping others? Do you enjoy being an advocate for the individuals you support? It is our mission to connect individuals and their families with person-centered, recovery-oriented services and supports in partnership with the Loudoun community.

Job Description

Provides evaluation and treatment services for incarcerated adults with mental illness at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center (ADC).

  • Serves as the primary screener for the Mental Health Docket and Drug Court, which includes evaluation of potential participants and participation in treatment team and court-related meetings.
  • As part of the ADC mental health program located within the ADC, works as part of a jail-based multi-disciplinary team providing evaluation, case management, and treatment services while interacting with medical staff, correctional staff, and other service providers.
  • Maintains all clinical records and documentation according to federal, state, and agency policies and procedures.

Work schedule is Monday-Friday to include 1 evening a week.

Job Requirements

  • Master’s degree in Social Work, Psychology or a related field
  • Minimum 1 year professional experience in mental health and/or substance abuse treatment
  • VA clinical license eligibility
  • Must be highly knowledgeable and skilled in mental health diagnoses, co-occurring disorders, and crisis intervention. Must possess strong organizational skills and demonstrate the ability to function effectively as a clinical team member in a fast-paced, unpredictable environment requiring various clinical priorities.

Special Requirements

PREFERRED:

  • Current VA clinical license

Post Conditional Offer Contingencies

Must have a valid driver's license in Virginia or regional state of residence. Employment is contingent upon criminal background check, driving record check, and TB test.

Conclusion

Loudoun County Regular Full-time Employees are eligible for full benefits including but not limited to the following as a part of a total rewards package!
  • Retirement from the Virginia Retirement System (VRS)
  • Annual leave
  • Sick leave
  • Annual Paid Holidays
  • Group Health Plan
  • Group Life Insurance
  • Exceptional Performance Recognition
  • Credit Union Membership
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Education and Career Development