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We currently have the following career opportunities available.  Unless otherwise specified, to be considered for a position, please identify the position or positions you are applying for in the SUBJECT line and e-mail your cover letter and resume to HR@aumhc.org or you may fill out and mail/e-mail the application for employment form We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.  Aurora Mental Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. EOE/M/F/H/V

COMMUNITY CRISIS CONNECTION
Community Crisis Connection is a private organization of six well-established nonprofit behavioral health agencies which collectively serve all nine counties in and around the metro Denver area.  CCC is part of the statewide crisis stabilization system created by the Colorado state legislature to establish a statewide crisis system that expands and enhances existing services and develops new services in order to make car readily accessible.  CCC services are provided for all ages and include crisis stabilization units, walk-in crisis centers, crisis respite and residential care,  mobile crisis services, detox centers and a crisis warm line.

As a partner in Community Crisis Connection, Aurora Mental Health is looking for dedicated team plays to help support this new venture. We are currently recruiting for the following positions:
Psychiatrist
Advanced Practice Nurses
RNs
LPNs
Program Managers, Licensed Master's or Doctorate level
Licensed Therapists, Master's or Doctorate level
Unlicensed Therapists, Master's or above
Shift Leads, Licensed Master's or Doctorate level
Clinical Case Managers/Case Managers - Bachelor's level or above
Floor Techs/Coach
Mental Health Techs

If you would like to be a part of this exciting new opportunity, please submit your cover letter and resume, along with salary requirements, to:  HR@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 Manager, Aurora Center for Life Skills
Full time positions available in the adult division.  Individuals will provide clinical and administrative supervision to multidisciplinary clinical staff working with adults with co-occurring mental illness and developmental disability.  Duties include: directing day-to-day operations of program; supervising staff; monitoring team functions and performance to enhance the quality of services provided to clients; operating within established budget; and ensuring compliance with clinical records standards.  Requires minimum Master's degree and professional license.  Must have five years' experience working in mental health/human services field with two years' supervisory experience.  Excellent knowledge of theoretical issues related to clinical treatment; solid management, community relations and interpersonal skills; demonstrated ability to understand and work with a culturally diverse client base; and solid knowledge of case management and care coordination required.  Experience working with indviduals with developmental disabiliities and related systems of care strongly preferred.  We encourage diversity in the workplace.  Email cover letter and resume to:  SarahAvrin@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.

Therapist, North Adult
The North adult outpatient team is seeking to hire a full time therapist to provide individual, group and couples counseling to adults experiencing mental illness.  The position entails being able to conduct psychosocial assessments, treatment planning, provide interventions and coordinate client care within the center.  Master's degree required.  Bilingual Spanish-English a plus.  Knowledge or experience with clients with severe and persistent mental illness and substance abuse also a plus.  Location: 1646 Elmira.  Email cover letter and resume to: AnnaJetton@aumhc.org.

Therapist, Bilingual, Adult
North Adult Outpatient is seeking a full time bilingual, Spanish-English therapist to provide individual, group and couples counseling to adults experiencing mental illness.  Individual will conduct psychosocial assessments, treatment planning, interventions and coordinate client care within the center.  Master's degree required; professional license a plus.  Must be bilingual Spanish-English.  Knowledge or experience working with dual diagnosis also a plus.  Location: 1646 Elmira.  Email cover letter and resume to AnnaJetton@aumhc.org.

Therapist, Forensic
The Offenders' Group is looking for a fee for service therapist to provide Substance Abuse and Relapse Prevention, Domestic Violence, and DUI Level II Education group therapy. Group sessions are on Monday evening with the first one beginning at 4:00 p.m. and the last one ending at 9:00 p.m. There may also be opportunities to conduct intakes/mental health evaluations depending on your availability. Interested candidates must be DVOMB certified, a minimum of a CAC II and have met the requirements to provide DUI Level II Education/Therapy treatment. If you meet these qualifications send your resume to: SheilaPomeranz@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. 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: LauraRamzy@aumhc.org.


ADULT & CHILD/FAMILY SERVICES




CHILD & FAMILY SERVICES


Program Manager, Early Childhood
Early Childhood and Family Center seeking program manager to provide clinical and administrative supervision to team of early childhood mental health specialists.  Team provides a range of services including psychotherapy with young children and their families, evidence-based trauma treatment for young children, consultation in childcare settings, in-home support, evidence-based parenting classes and children's social skills groups. Candidate must have strong knowledge and experience in the area of infant and early childhood mental health and reflective practice and supervision. Duties include: directing day-to-day operations of program; supervising staff; monitoring team functions and performance to enhance the quality of services provided to clients; operating within established budget; and ensuring compliance with clinical records standards. Requires Master's degree and professional license. Must have five years' experience working in mental health/human services field with two years' supervisory experience. Excellent knowledge of theoretical issues related to clinical treatment; solid management, community relations and interpersonal skills; demonstrated ability to understand and work with a culturally diverse client base; and solid knowledge of case management and care coordination required. Location: 11059 E. Bethany Dr. Email cover letter and resume to: BetsyRogers@aumhc.org.

Therapist, School Based
Seeking a full-time, licensed therapist to provide therapeutic services to college students and other populations. Preference will be given to those with experience working in a college or community college setting or with young adults. Licensure is required. Please send a resume and cover letter to Dr. Kailin at MaraKailin@aumhc.org.

Therapist, Adolescent Day Treatment
Hampden Academy is a therapeutic day treatment program for adolescents ages 14 to 18 who have a serious emotional disturbance.  Staff provide teens with a quality education in a nurturing and supportive environment where they learn to manage their mental illness and practice resolving conflicts and solving problems in a cooperative manner.  Collaboration with public schools, community agencies and other formal and informal supports is important to ensure each student's success in treatment and re-entry to a public school setting.  This full time position requires a Master's degree; prefer professional license.  Must have previous experience working with emotionally disabled adolescents and families.  Location: 14301 E. Hampden Ave.  Email cover letter and resume to: AnnePolyzou@aumhc.org.

Therapist, Intercept Center
Full time position available for Master's level therapist to work with children ages 5 to 21 who have a developmental disability and a mental illness. Duties include conducting assessments, completing DMS diagnosis and treatment plans, formulating client treatment goals and behavior programs, providing case management and conducting therapy.  Requires Master's degree; prefer licensed or license-eligible.  Prefer previous experience working with dually disabled children.  Email cover letter and resume to: BrianTallant@aumhc.org.

Therapist, Metro Children's Center
MCC is a therapeutic day treatment program for children ages 6-13 with a serious emotional disturbance.  The program is designed to build upon a child's and family's strengths and respect their cultural context and individual differences.  Clinical and educational staff work together to assist children and families in stabilizing symptoms and challenging behaviors in order to re-integrate each child successfully into a public school setting.  A full time Master's level therapist position is available.  Must be licensed or license-eligible.  Experience working children with emotional needs and learning disabilities preferred.  Location:  10782 E. Alameda.  Email cover letter and resume to: KateNielsen@aumhc.org.

Integrated Care Behavioral Health Provider, Pediatric Primary Care Clinic
Provide consultation, brief behavioral health interventions with children, families and medical staff in a pediatric primary care clinic. Minimum requirements - Masters in Psychology/Social Work/Counseling; professional license or within one year of licensure; experience working with children, families in multidisciplinary/or integrated care medical setting. Bilingual Spanish-English. Part-time, benefitted position. Email resume and cover letter to: JanJenkins@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.

Childcare Provider

Early Childhood & Family Center seeking caring and patient adults interested in providing childcare onsite while parents/families attend meetings or groups. Hours are variable. Need Wednesday afternoons and Thursday evenings at this time. Additional hours may be available over time. Location: 11059 E. Bethany Dr. Email your interest to: VeronicaLove@aumhc.org.


RESIDENTIAL SERVICES

Licensed Clinical Case Manager, Thomas House
Seeking licensed clinical case manager to join a multidisciplinary, structured residential hospital step-down treatment team. This program's mission is to assist adults with mental illnesses work towards living independently within the community. Primary responsibility involves close collaboration with the Veteran's Administration regarding treatment plan development for military veterans admitted to this facility. Duties also include crisis intervention therapy groups, assistance with benefits, exploring housing and employment possibilities, weekly one-on-one meetings and transportation to VA programming. Some medication monitoring may also be necessary. Position requires Master's degree plus professional license (LPC or LCSW). Must have clean driving record. Requires QMAP, CPR, First Aid and Mental Health First Aid certifications or ability to obtain. Email cover letter and resume to: MichaelOdonnell@aumhc.org.

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.

Mental Health Professionals
Qualified mental health professionals needed for regular weekend and weekday fill-in/relief positions.  This residential setting serves veterans and adults with persistent mental illnesses.  Duties include medication administration, milieu management, crisis counseling and mentoring daily living skills.  Prior experience working with individuals in crisis required.  Bachelor's degree and QMAP/CPR/First Aid certified preferred. Email cover letter and resume to: MichaelOdonnell@aumhc.org.


ADMINISTRATION & ANCILLARY SERVICES

Senior Database Administrator/Developer
Individual is responsible for the overall performance, maintenance and disaster recovery planning for the production database environments as well as contributing to the design, implementation and maintenance of moderately complex databases and processes in support of the Center's Information Systems Initiatives.  Duties include: performing service pack updates/hotfixes; monitoring performance/recommending upgrades; resolving performance bottlenecks; developing/maintaining TSQL code, stored procedures, functions; producing reports, etc.  Requires Bachelor's degree in computer science/information technology or equivalent experience and 6+ years' experience in Microsoft SQL Service administration (having worked with MSSQL 2008 or later - all facets - MSSQL, SSIS, SSRS, SSAS, etc.).  Must have extensive T-SQL programming and performance tuning/troubleshooting knowledge; experience with data warehousing, data integration and relational data modeling; experience with cubes, data marts and other BI related concepts/functions and excellent analytic and deductive reasoning skills.  Prefer experience working with and administering MySQL, experience with Jet Essentials/Enterprise and knowledge/experience programming in .Net, PHP, Java Script/JQuery a plus.  Email cover letter and resume to: CaseyKnutson@aumhc.org.

Research Associate
Requires Master's degree in social and/or behavioral sciences; Doctorate preferred. Must have background in applied research, research design and statistical analysis. Must be proficient in SPSS, Excel and Word. Background in mental health and/or criminal justice a plus. Full time position. Salary competitive. Email resume to: RichardSwanson@aumhc.org.



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