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Job Openings

We currently have the following career opportunities available. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.  Aurora Mental Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. EOE/M/F/H/V

MEDICAL SERVICES

Nurse Manager - Full time for Crisis Stabilization Unit. Duties:  supervises RNs and LPNs; directs overall nursing care for unit; participates in ongoing policy and protocol development for nursing care; prepares work schedules and expedites workflow; assesses clients after arrival ensuring they have appropriate medications; performs medical and psychiatric screenings to help determine level of care necessary; accurately and completely charts medications dispensed and prescriptions called in to pharmacy.  Requires Colorado nursing license in good standing and three years' psychiatric experience; strongly prefer previous supervisory experience.  Email cover letter and resume to: MarianneWebb@aumhc.org.

RNs
*One full time night shift for Crisis Stabilization Unit - 12 hour shift                                                                                                                  *Relief RNs - all shifts - 8 to 12 hour shifts available                                                                                                                                       Duties include coordinating total nursing care for clients; assessing clients in need of nursing intervention; performing medical/psychiatric screenings; accurately charting medications dispensed and prescriptions called in to pharmacy; medication monitoring/administering injections and STAT medications; working with clients on discharge planning.  Must have current Colorado RN license in good standing.  Requires one year psych experience. Email cover letter and resume to: MarianneWebb@aumhc.org.

ADULT SERVICES

Deputy Director, Asian Pacific Development Center -
APDC provides integrated programs and services in behavioral health, health care and human services to the Asian American and Pacific Islander communities throughout Colorado.  This newly created position will oversee project development, management and client relations; partner with the executive director in internal firm leadership activities and agency building; build/maintain strong community relationships; manage/coordinate events fund-raising, proposal development and grant reporting; monitor budgets, etc.  Requires Master's degree in related field; licensure preferred.  Must have 7+ years' experience in a senior management position in a nonprofit or similar organization.  Must have thorough knowledge of nonprofit arena and familiarity with grants, funding sources and regulations.  Professional knowledge and experience in integrated healthcare systems a plus.  Ideal candidate will be a passionate, innovative and forward thinker.  Email cover letter and resume to: cwanifuchi@apdc.org

Program Director, SE Adult Outpatient Team - Provide administrative and clinical leadership and supervision to a multidisciplinary team of mental health professionals, as well as provide direct mental health services.  The Southeast team is a high volume, fast-paced clinical team that serves culturally and socioeconomically diverse adults with a wide range of problems, from relatively mild and short-term to severe and persistent mental illnesses.  The clinic conducts approximately 50 intake evaluations per week and provides individual, couples, and group therapy.  The medical staff provides medication services. The ideal candidate will have at least two years of clinical management experience, and have excellent interpersonal, clinical, analytical, and problem solving skills. Licensure as a Psychologist or with a Master’s degree (such as LCSW, LPC, or LMFT) is required.  Send resume and cover letter to JeffLongo@aumhc.org.

Licensed Psychologist -  Licensed Psychologist needed for a multidisciplinary Adult Outpatient Team in South Aurora. Conduct intake evaluations and provide individual, group, and couples therapy.  Supervise psychology interns and post-docs.  Requires a passion for and experience in treating a broad range of mental health problems, from mild and situational to severe and persistent. Send cover letter and resume to JeffLongo@aumhc.org.

Therapists - Seeking full time licensed therapists to work with a new multidisciplinary team in southeast Aurora serving children, families, and adults. Must be experienced in working with a diverse caseload, including people with serious mental illnesses, trauma histories, couples and families, and high functioning professionals.  Group therapy experience a plus. Start date is to be determined as this team is under formation. Please send resume and cover letter to MaryMcClure@aumhc.org.

Therapists, Community Crisis Connection - Full time and part time Master's level therapists needed to work evenings and nights both weekdays and weekends.  Evaluate emergency clients, conduct triage assessments and obtain collateral information; conduct crisis interventions; link clients to needed services.  Master's degree required; prefer professional license.  Must have previous crisis/emergency experience.  Email cover letter and resume to: KalliBenson@aumhc.org.

Therapists, Intake/Emergency - Full time and part time positions available on the Intake/Emergency team.  Duties include conducting intakes, evaluations and interventions.  Requires Master's degree. Crisis team experience and/or hospital prevention experience a plus.  Bilingual Spanish-English also a plus.  Various shifts.  Location:  2206 Victor St.  Email cover letter and resume to: MichaelTapp@aumhc.org.

Therapist, Bilingual, Southeast Adult -
Full time bilingual (Spanish and English) therapist position available on an adult outpatient multidisciplinary team in south Aurora.  Must be experienced in working with a diverse caseload, including people with serious mental illnesses, trauma histories and high functioning professionals.  Professional license, couples therapy and group therapy experience a plus.  Some evening and Saturday work required.  Location: 11059 E. Bethany Dr. Email cover letter and resume to: JeffLongo@aumhc.org.

Integrated Care Behavioral Health Provider - Provide consultation, brief behavioral health interventions to patients and medical staff in an integrated primary care medical clinic. This clinic serves several special populations including: individuals with complex chronic medical conditions, individuals with intellectual disabilities, and older adults, some of whom are home-bound and therefore require home visits. Minimum requirements: Master's or higher degree in Psychology/Social Work/Counseling; professional license; experience in medical setting with integrated medical/behavioral health care.  Bilingual Spanish-English a plus.  Part time benefited position, 20 hours per week.  Email cover letter and resume to: MargieKaems@aumhc.org.  

Case Manager, Adult Intensive Services - Full time position working with adults with serious mental illness. Primary duties include working with individuals, therapy team and social security to manage finances, maintain benefits and connect with resources. Previous experience working with individuals with mental illness, experience with social security and working with a team strongly preferred. Send cover letter and resume to Sarah Avrin at SarahAvrin@aumhc.org.


CHILD & FAMILY SERVICES

Therapist, Child and Family Intensive - Aurora Mental Health has a full time position for individual to provide mental health assessments and conduct individual, family and group therapy to children ages 6 and up and their families.  Requires Master’s degree; must be licensed or license-eligible.  Experience in trauma and mental illness required.  Email cover letter and resume to:  LaneBurleigh@aumhc.org.

Psychologist, Child/Family North - Provide individual, family and group therapy to children ages 6-18 and their families.  Provide clinical supervision to psychology interns and postdocs as component of APA accredited internship program.  This full time position requires a doctoral degree in Clinical/Counseling Psychology.  Candidates with a license as a psychologist in Colorado preferred.  Candidates working towards licensure hours will be considered.  Bilingual Spanish-English a plus.   Email cover letter and resume to: lauraknudtson@aumhc.org

Therapist, Child and Family Intensive/Juvenile Assessment Center - A unique and exciting opportunity for a full time therapist. Position is split, 50% of time will be spent providing mental health assessments, individual, family and group therapy in a clinic setting for children age 6 and up, families and adults. The other 50% of time will be spent providing assessments at the Juvenile Assessment Center (JAC) with children, adolescents and their family.  Master’s degree required. Licensed or licensed eligible and experience in trauma and mental illness necessary.  Please send cover letter and resume to: LaneBurleigh@aumhc.org.

Case Manager, Bilingual - Full time position for a bilingual (English/Spanish) case manager working on the community based stabilization team.  This team works with children/youth transitioning from inpatient/residential settings as well as with families who may have child/youth at risk for a higher level of care.  The position includes liaison functions with local area hospitals and residential facilities, coordination of care for clients being discharged from inpatient care, and introducing new clients in need of services to the community mental health system.  The position may also require some brief in-home client contact including behavior coaching, parenting support, and psychoeducation.   Requires Bachelor’s degree in human services or related field.  Must have two years’ relevant experience and be bilingual Spanish-English.  Email cover letter and resume to: AnnePolyzou@aumhc.org.

Respite Care Providers - Respite care program providing respite to BHI consumers is seeking energetic, flexible individuals to provide respite to families of children with behavior challenges.  Candidates must have experience working with behaviorally challenged children ages 4-17, valid Colorado driver's license and have automobile liability, medical and uninsured motorist insurance.  Candidate must also be trained in CPR and First Aid.  Candidate must have flexibility of providing respite in their own home as well as weekends, evenings and possibly overnight visits.  Additional qualifications that are preferable but not necessary are:  Knowledge of developmental disabilities and/or special education, licensure in counseling and/or social work.  Bilingual in English and Spanish a plus.

The applicant and every other adult in his/her home must submit to a background check with the Colorado Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and Colorado Department of Human Service (CDHS) Child Abuse Registry for employment clearance. The applicant must submit a motor vehicle report  of recent accidents or traffic violations.  Applicant must be willing to attend mandatory trainings and work flexible hours.  Email cover letter and resume for respite position only to: RosanneSurine@aumhc.org.


RESIDENTIAL SERVICES

Residential Counselor - Full time position in residential home serving adults with developmental disabilities and serious mental illness.  Duties include milieu management, skill-building, medication administration, crisis counseling and mentoring daily living skills.  Prior experience in mental health field required; experience working with DD population preferred.  Must have QMAP, CPR/First Aid certifications.  Email cover letter and resume to: AudreyBrewer@aumhc.org.

Relief Residential Counselors -
Experienced, dependable, compassionate and skillful relief counselors needed for Fitzsimons Treatment Center, a short-term, unlocked residential program that houses a maximum of 16 adults with severe and chronic mental illnesses.  FTC helps these clients stabilize and return to the community and their lives following debilitating emotional crises.  Fitzsimons also serves as an alternative to psychiatric hospitalizations for clients experiencing increased symptoms and requiring additional support, structure and supervision, and is staffed by qualified mental health professionals 24 hours a day.  Ideal candidates will have a flexible schedule and salary is $12-13/hour.  Relief positions do not receive benefits but many full time, benefited staff members start as relief so advance opportunities are possible.  Individuals should have proven milieu/behavior management, communication, treatment planning and group facilitation skills.  The ideal candidates will possess a relevant Bachelor's degree or two years' experience working with relevant populations.  Must have clean driving record and applicants will undergo a criminal background check.  QMAP certification required or willingness to obtain; training is paid and provided on site.  This is an excellent opportunity for developing professional skills and growing a dynamic, multidisciplinary team.  Email cover letter and resume to: AndrewUdevitz@aumhc.org.


ADMINISTRATION & ANCILLARY SERVICES

Accounts Payable Coordinator - Individual is responsible for reviewing invoices for proper authorization and coding; inputting invoices into computer; maintaining vendor files and records; preparing AP aging reports; printing and distributing AP checks on a weekly basis; reconciling vendor statements and investigating missing/unpaid invoices.  Requires 3 years' accounts payable experience and good computer skills with experience in Microsoft Office.  Prefer Associates or Bachelor's degree in accounting.  Email cover letter and resume to:  ColleenHigashide@aumhc.org.

Administrative Support, Bilingual - The Integrated Care team is seeking a full time Spanish-English support person to perform general office responsibilities including data entry, tracking, organizing and scanning files and maintaining registration information for integrated care team. This person will also be responsible for assisting individuals referred by integrated primary care in scheduling appointments for ongoing mental health services at the Center.  Must be proficient in computer skills, Microsoft Office products - Word, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook and Excel - and be familiar with common web browsers - Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox.  Requires excellent written and verbal communication skills and warm, empathic style. Previous mental health or medical office background helpful. Please send resume and cover letter to: LaurenTolle@aumhc.org.

PBX Operators - Individuals will answer main switchboard, route calls, make long distance calls for staff; date stamp, sort and deliver mail; distribute faxes; and order supplies. Flexible daytime hours 8-5 p.m. Requires previous switchboard and light data entry experience. Must have excellent communication skills, ability to speak clearly and PC/computer data entry knowledge. Full time or part time. Email cover letter and resume to: MichaelTapp@aumhc.org.

Truck Driver or Truck Driver Assistant - Metro area truck driver or assistant needed for 24' truck, picking up and delivering donated furniture, home goods and miscellaneous items.  Driver must have current Colorado driver’s license, clean driving record and ability to lift 50-75 lbs. License preferred for driver assistant.  Requires good communication and customer service skills.  Familiarity with metro area preferred. Email cover letter and resume to:  RudyGlasco@aumhc.org.

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