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
Psychiatrist and/or Nurse Practitioner - BC/BE psychiatrist or psych nurse practitioner needed to work with adults. Looking for a kind, humble, compassionate, dedicated prescriber who works well with multi-disciplinary teams. Must have a passion for serving community mental health patients, takes responsibility for their patients and themselves. Someone who is positive, a problem solver, and has a collaborative focus is desired. We work hard, have tremendous staff and we also have fun! Aurora Mental Health Center is an innovative and visionary mental health center. We value and encourage creative approaches to patient care and support community involvement. Not essential, but a plus would be a multi-lingual and/or multi-cultural background. Previous mental health center experience will advance your resume to the top of the heap!
Send resume and cover leter to: Debbie Grace, Medical Services Administration, at: DebbieGrace@aumhc.org.
RN, Full time - Monday-Friday position for outpatient clinics. 8 hour shifts. 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. Previous psych experience preferred. Relief RNs - all shifts, 8 and 12 hour shifts. Positions available in outpatient clinics as well as crisis stabilization unit. Email cover letter and resume to: MarianneWebb@aumhc.org.
Behavioral Health Provider, Colorado Refugee Wellness Center - Full time position for individual to provide mental health screenings of newly arriving refugees, short-term integrated behavioral health services and consultation to medical providers within a primary care clinic. Experience working with refugees, trauma, integrated care preferred. Skills required: Cultural competence, investment in working with international refugee population, ability to work well using interpreters, strength in working collaboratively with a multi-disciplinary, multi-cultural team and across agencies, excellent mental health assessment, short-term behavioral health intervention and group facilitation capacity. Must have a minimum of a Master's degree which has been fully completed and be licensed in Colorado or license-eligible within one year. Fluency in other languages a plus and diverse applicants encouraged to apply. Email letter of interest and resume to: JanJenkins@aumhc.org.
Licensed Therapist - Full time licensed therapist need to work overnight at the Crisis Stabilization Unit. The CSU is a 16-bed unit providing treatment for adults presenting in acute mental health crisis. Clinicians in this role will be able to effectively assess and triage individuals in need of services to identify level of care needs, will provide daily individual and group therapy for clients on the unit and work collaboratively with the team to ensure the safety of clients and the unit. Master's degree and Colorado professional license (LPC, LCSW, LMFT) required. Crisis work experience preferred. Bilingual a plus. Email cover letter and resume to: KalliBenson@aumhc.org.
Licensed Therapist, Walk-In Clinic and Mobile Crisis Team - Seeking full time licensed therapist to work in a walk-in crisis mental health center and conduct evaluations both in the clinic and in the emergency department as well as conduct crisis interventions. This is an overnight shift 3days a week/12 hour shifts. Master's degree and full Colorado professional license are required. Experience working in crisis intervention and working with children 18 and under in a behavioral setting required. Bilingual a plus. Previous crisis/emergency experience preferred. Email cover letter and resume to: MichaelTapp@aumhc.org.
Therapist - The Community Transition Program (CTP) is seeking a full time therapist to work with individuals with co-occurring mental illness and substance use disorders in the Arapahoe Diverts Mentally Ill to Treatment (ADMIT) program. The responsibilities include, but are not limited to, providing group and individual therapy in an intensive outpatient program, staffing with multidisciplinary team and maintaining required documentation. Individual in this position would be located at 1400 Chambers and report to program manager for CTP. It is preferred that the individual selected would be one of the following: LPC, LMFT, LCSW and preferably have a CAC II, III or LAC. This position will involve travel near Aurora and some work within a correctional environment. Email cover letter and resume to: DerrickHinds@aumhc.org.
Clinical Engagement Specialist- Full time clinician sought to work with a dynamic, adult outpatient, multidisciplinary team in North or South Aurora. The position entails conducting behavioral health screens, intake evaluations, treatment planning, short-term, solution focused therapy, clinical case management, coordinating client care and outreach. Prefer experience working with a diverse clinical population including people experiencing severe and persistent mental illness, trauma histories and co-occurring disorders. Master's or doctoral degree required. Professional license preferred. Bilingual English-Spanish a plus. Email cover letter and resume to: JeffLongo@aumhc.org.
Therapist, Mental Health/Substance Abuse - Community Transition Program (CTP) has an open position for a full time therapist to work with individuals diagnosed with mental illness and/or substance use disorders who are under probation or parole supervision. Duties include facilitation of individual and group therapy, intake and assessments, monthly reports to the referring agency, crisis intervention and documentation. Minimum requirements: Master's degree with professional license (e.g., LPC, LMFT, LCSW, LAC), and two plus years' experience in treating mental illness and co-occurring substance use disorders in a correctional environment or population under community supervision. A CAC II, III or LAC and bilingual English-Spanish are preferred but not required. Email cover letter and resume to: DerrickHinds@aumhc.org.
Therapists, Bilingual - Full and part time bilingual therapist positions available. Must be experienced in working with a diverse adult caseload. the position entails psychosocial assessments, treatment planning, providing intervention and coordinating client care. Master's degree required. Professional license a plus. Bilingual Spanish-English required. Email cover letter and resume to: BryanGannon@aumhc.org.
Therapist, Adult Outpatient - 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. This position entails being able to conduct psychosocial assessments, treatment planning, provide interventions and coordinate client care within the Center. Master's degree required. The ideal candidate will be a licensed psychologist or clinical social worker. Bilingual in Spanish and English a plus. Location: 1646 Elmira. Email cover letter and resume to: JeffLongo@aumhc.org.
Therapist, Southeast Adult Outpatient - Seeking a full time therapist (LCSW or licensed psychologist only) to work with an adult outpatient multidisciplinary team in south Aurora, Must be experienced in working with a diverse caseload, including familiarity with serious mental illnesses. This position will be responsible for providing therapeutic services, completing intake assessments, maintaining a therapy caseload and completing required documentation in a high volume clinic. Flexible schedule with Saturday work (8am-2pm) required. Email cover letter and resume to: JeffLongo@aumhc.org.
Relief Milieu Counselors - Experienced, dependable and compassionate relief milieu counselors needed for Fitzsimons Crisis Services Center, a short-term, secured Crisis Stabilization Unit that serves a maximum of 16 adults presenting in mental health crisis. Qualified candidates will have a Bachelor's degree in a human services field and possess proven milieu/behavior management, communication, treatment planning and group facilitation skills. QMAP and CPR/First Aid certification preferred. Ideal candidates will have a flexible schedule and salary is $12-$13/hour. Email cover letter and resume to: KalliBenson@aumhc.org.
Victim Assistance Advocate, Asian Pacific Development Center - Individual is responsible for providing direct services to Asian victims of crime in a Judicial District, including crisis counseling, case management, criminal justice advocacy and referrals. Duties also include networking and outreaching to system professionals as well as to the Asian community; educating and training Asian community members and system professionals; compiling data for quarterly grant reports; and developing/monitoring progress towards program goals and objectives. Bachelor's degree in social work, psychology, counseling, criminal justice or related field preferred. Must have two years of direct experience in the victim services field and knowledge of the Asian community. Excellent oral and written communication skills, strong computer skills and experience with public speaking/teaching needed. Fluency in an Asian language preferred but not required. Must exercise good judgment and decision-making skills. Email cover letter and resume to: Ruth Folkerts@apdc.org.
CHILD & FAMILY SERVICES
Pediatric Behavioral Health Provider - The Integrated Care team is seeking a pediatric behavioral health provider for a part time, benefited position. Ideal candidates are licensed mental health providers with pediatric expertise; in particular within an integrated primary care setting. Bilingual Spanish-English speaking preferred. Requires excellent communication, collaboration, documentation, assessment and brief, evidence-based intervention skills. Email cover letter and resume to: AmberOlson@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. Part time, 8-10 hours per week. Email cover letter and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dean of Students, Metro Children's Center - Individual will provide a variety of supportive services at MCC, a therapeutic day treatment program for children in first through eighth grades who have a serious emotional and/or behavioral disturbance. Responsibilities include serving as a positive role model; providing assistance and intervention related to behavioral issues; assisting teacher with academic instruction; assessing student academic and behavioral functioning; coordinating and providing supervision during out-of-class activities; interacting with parents/schools, as needed. Requires Bachelor's degree plus two years' experience working with children. Prefer experience working with emotionally disturbed children. Email cover letter and resume to: KateNielsen@aumhc.org.
Paraprofessional - Individual provides classroom assistance in elementary and middle school day treatment program. Requires Bachelor's degree in education, human services or related field. Must have previous experience working with special needs children, preferably in an educational setting. Strongly prefer CPI training. Small classrooms, supportive team. Full time position. Email cover letter and resume to: KateNielsen@aumhc.org.
Youth Specialist - Aurora Youth Options is a program that seeks out and serves youth at risk of problem behavior and links them to existing community services. In this full time position, individual will work closely with middle and high school youth along with their families, identifying appropriate community resources to support the youth. Individual will meet with youth in homes, school or other community locations for initial assessment, utilizing the established Communities that Cares youth survey. Individual will work closely with community agencies and schools to train gatekeepers on AYO essentials. Ideal candidates have a Bachelor's degree in human services or related field. Requires excellent communication and organizational skills as well as the ability to work effectively with diverse populations. Email cover letter and resume to: NatalieKaiser@aumhc.org.
Childcare Providers - Early Childhood & Family Center is seeking a childcare provider. Job responsibilities include providing supervision and care of small groups of children while their parents attend therapy or support groups and maintenance of the childcare area, including organizing and cleaning toys. Hours for the position are varied, with some room to adjust hours to meet candidate's needs. The position averages about 14 hours per week, but no more than 20. A bilingual childcare provider is valued and preferable, but not required. This is a paid position starting at $11 per hour. Childcare provider must be reliable and independent and enjoy working with a wide range of ages and temperaments. Reliable transportation also preferred. We are a positive and supportive team and appreciate and value this service immensely, as do our families and clients. Location: 11059 E. Bethany Dr. Email resume to: Laceyschoonmaker@aumhc.org or call 303.923.6311 for more information.
Skills Group Assistant - The Fostering Healthy Futures program is seeking one to two skills group assistants for its therapeutic social skills groups. Groups meet Mondays in Aurora and Tuesdays in Thornton (3-7 p.m.) starting 1/4/16 through 5/24/16. Skills groups serve preadolescent youth who recently resided in foster care. Responsibilities: set up group room and video camera; copy/prepare group materials, seek donations, file/organize group information; facilitate time-outs and bathroom breaks; implement behavior management/de-escalation skills; help prepare for and pick up dinner; clean room post-group; occasionally drive children to/from group. Requires experience with and passion for helping youth plus experience with behavior management. Must be reliable, responsible and prompt. Must have reliable vehicle and current auto insurance. Pay is $12.00/hour. Email interest to: SarahGallegos@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 Counselor - Mrachek House is seeking a full time residential counselor to work with developmentally disabled adults who also suffer from a mental illness. Position requires a Bachelor's degree in psychology or related field, or someone with experience working in mental health field with DD population. Must have a clean driving record and be a team player. QMAP, CPR and First Aid certifications a plus, but will train if needed. Work schedule: Monday-Friday, 3-11:30 p.m. Email cover letter and resume to: AudreyBrewer@aumhc.org.
Relief Residential Counselors - Relief counselors needed to work with adults diagnosed with severe and persistent mental illnesses in this hospital step-down program. Clientele consists of both civilians referred by community hospitals and veterans referred by the Denver VA. Responsibilities include medication management, crisis counseling, milieu management, professional documentation and assisting full time staff where needed. This is a non-benefited, fill-in position and some weekend work is strongly encouraged. QMAP, First Aid and CPR preferred. Bachelor's degree in human services field and some prior experience working with SPMI population preferred. Clean driving record a must. Email cover letter and resume to: SonyaLove@aumhc.org.
ADMINISTRATION & ANCILLARY SERVICES
Relief Medical Assistants - Exciting opportunity for a medical assistant to interact with physicians, nurses, therapists and patients. Applicants must be able to multi task and handle patients in a calm manner. Medical assistants must be willing to perform tasks such as front and back desk duties, take vitals, answer phone calls, schedule appointments, greet visitors, compose/transcribe dictated letters, complete/submit insurance forms, handle mail, type up patient charts, maintain medical records and other filing/record keeping duties. This is a non benefited, fill in position. Must have current QMAP. Bilingual Spanish-English preferred. Email cover letter and resume to: SarahPoffel@aumhc.org.
Warehouse/Sales Worker, Providers' Resource Clearinghouse - Full time warehouse/sales position available at PRC. Duties: research/follow up on potential donations of furniture; conduct marketing phone calls; sell merchandise to members and public shoppers. Requires excellent customer service skills, ability to lift 25 lbs. and follow safety rules, and work well with others of diverse backgrounds. Must have good knowledge products on showroom floor and be reliable and honest. Email cover letter and resume to: RudyGlasco@aumhc.org.
Truck Driver, Providers' Resource Clearinghouse - PRC accepts in-kind donations from organizations/individuals and redistributes to other nonprofits/individuals in need. Full time position for an individual to safely drive a 24' box truck in the Denver metro area, picking up and delivering furniture and assorted items to businesses and individual homeowners. Individual must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. and be able to carry furniture up and down stairs. Must have current Colorado driver's license and clean driving record. Previous truck driving experience required and must pass background and drug screening. Good customer service skills a must. We offer a four 10-hour day schedule with good benefits. Email cover letter and resume to: RudyGlasco@aumhc.org.