Emergency Mental Health and Same Day Access Clinician (LLMSW, LMSW, LLP, LPC, LLPC)
Agency Name: Integrated Services of Kalamazoo
Agency Contact: Andrea Bedard
- Position Type: Full Time
- Job Type: Permanent
- County: Kalamazoo
- Salary Range: $60,174.40 commensurate with experience and education per Year
- Send applications to: www.iskzoo.org/careers
- Please include your resume when applying.
Do you have a passion for empowering individuals receiving behavioral health services to improve their overall quality of life? Would you like to be a valuable member of a diversity driven, mission-minded team that impacts our community? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to work as a full time Emergency Mental Health and Same Day Access Clinician!
What You Will Be Doing
Working as an Emergency Mental Health and Same Day Access Clinician you will be responsible for working both in the office and within the community to provide assistance with various mental health related needs, including working with individuals in a mental health crisis as well as completing assessments and referring to ongoing services. This includes providing clinically appropriate crisis interventions to individuals in a mental health crises, assisting community members with information mental health resources and completing same day access assessments. Emergency Mental Health Clinicians work as a team and work in a variety of roles for the Kalamazoo County community. This position has varied hours into the evening and includes the possibility of working four 10-hour shifts and shift differentials.
ISK will be filling three Emergency Mental Health and Same Day Access Clinician positions; one of these positions is currently grant funded, with grant funding expected to run through September 30, 2026.
What We Require
Master’s degree in human services or related field and a minimum of 1-year experience working with adults that have a serious mental illness, substance use disorder or co-occurring condition. A valid Michigan Driver’s license and Licensed Master’s Social Worker (LLMSW/LMSW), Licensed Professional Counselor (LLPC/LPC) or Limited License Psychologist (LLP) is required. CAADC and/or a development plan preferred.
Why Work For ISK
Because we make a difference in the lives of the individuals we serve in the Kalamazoo community every day. You will have the opportunity to work with amazing co-workers in an environment that values diversity, inclusion, work/life balance and encourages ongoing education for professional development.ã€€
We also offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, with some of the best retirement plans in southwest Michigan including a 6.2% retirement match and pension plan! You will also enjoy 12 paid holidays, 23 days of PTO and the opportunity to earn additional PTO hours for participating in our wellness program! Kalamazoo is also the home of the Kalamazoo Promise!
Who We Are
Integrated Services of Kalamazoo (ISK) has been delivering quality services and programs to improve the lives of those we serve for over 30 years. ISK works with youth, families, and adults with mental illnesses, intellectual and developmental disabilities, and substance use disorders to help them succeed. We provide welcoming and diverse community partnerships which collaborate and share resources to support individuals and families to be successful and achieve their goals in a trauma-informed environment.
Come Join Us!
Individuals of diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds along with bilingual candidates are invited to apply. ISK is an equal opportunity employer that encourages diversity and inclusion among its workforce. ISK fomenta la diversidad y la inclusión.
We look forward to meeting you!
Physical Requirements/Working Conditions:
Physical Efforts – Job demands include prolonged sitting and standing as appropriate. May occasionally require light lifting up to 25 pounds, stooping, kneeling, crouching, or bending as appropriate. Requires coordination of hands and/or eye/hand/foot.
Working Conditions – Office environment with noise from computers, copy machine, and telephones. Use of computer screen for periods in excess of 30 minutes at a time. Possible eyestrain from extended periods of viewing computer screen. May be exposed to bloodborne pathogens, infectious diseases, and parasites. Travel throughout the Kalamazoo area is required.