Triage Specialist

Recruitment #210322-UNCX-132

Introduction

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Click this link to apply:
https://odmhsas.applytojob.com/apply/KpHmyuPyQA/Case-Manager

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This position is located at our Enid Outpatient Office.

About the Position:
Northwest Center for Behavioral Health, Woodward Outpatient is accepting resumes for Triage Specialists/Behavioral Health Case Managers to provide direct clinical service to individuals with mental illness on an individual, group and family basis in the office and in community settings. The Triage Specialist will be teaching behavioral symptom-management techniques to alleviate and manage symptoms and to promote personal growth and development by assisting clients to adapt and cope with internal and external stresses. Provides assessments; intakes; bio-psycho-social assessments; addiction severity indexes; treatment planning; individual, group and family counseling, psycho-educational services, relapse prevention counseling; crisis intervention; case management; discharge planning; and referrals for substance-abusing persons, their families and significant others. Documents services and maintains necessary records.

Job Type/Salary:
Full-time - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday - Friday

Triage Specialist - $33,500
(Triage Specialist Assistant $29,500)
 
Minimum Qualifications and Experience:
As a Triage Specialist/Certified Case Manager you must be able to demonstrate that you have completed curriculum requirements for a master’s degree in a behavioral health field or closely related behavioral science field and one (1) year of experience in professional case management behavioral health services or a bachelor’s degree in a behavioral health field and (2) years of professional experience in professional case management behavioral health services. 

(Triage Specialist Assistant – Completion of the curriculum requirements for a baccalaureate degree in a behavioral health field.)  - This position is TIME LIMITED for up to 15 months based on grant funding unless sustained by state appropriations.

Benefit Highlights:
ODMHSAS is proud to provide a comprehensive benefits package designed to support our employees and their dependents.?  Our benefits include:

Generous state paid benefit allowance – Employees are given a specific amount each paycheck to help pay for insurance premiums!

A wide choice of health insurance plans with no pre-existing condition exclusions or limitations

Flexible spending accounts for health care expenses or dependent care.

Employee assistance programs and health and fitness programs

11 paid holidays

15 days of vacation and 15 days of sick leave the first year

Retirement Savings Plan with a generous match

Longevity Bonus for years of service 

Special Requirements
Applicant must be able to pass an OSBI background.

Applicant must be willing and able to fulfill any job-related travel normally associated with this position and as such have a valid driver’s license.

Upon a conditional offer of employment, applicants for safety sensitive positions shall be required to submit to urinalysis to test for drugs.  Appointment to a safety sensitive position shall be contingent upon a negative drug test result.

(if Required) Applicants must submit to a physical examination and shall meet the physical examination requirements of occasionally lifting/carrying 50 pounds and be able to pull a maximum force of 25 pounds.

THIS AGENCY REQUIRES COVERAGE 24 HOURS, 7 DAYS PER WEEK. WORK HOURS AND LOCATION MAY VARY DEPENDING ON BUSINESS NECESSITY. EMPLOYEES MAY BE REQUIRED TO WORK WEEKENDS AND OVERTIME.

Reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities may be provided upon request.

An Equal Opportunity Employer.

Conclusion

Veteran's Preference Points Apply only for initial appointment in the Classified Service.