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We currently have the following career opportunities available.  To be considered for a position, please e-mail your cover letter and resume to the address indicated on the listing or you may fill out and mail in 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

Adult Psychiatrist
AuMHC is seeking a full time psychiatrist to join a multidisciplinary team providing services to clients in our Intensive Services program. This is an exciting and professionally rewarding opportunity to work with adults with severe and persistent mental illness. Must be board-eligible or board certified psychiatrist with Colorado license. Previous experience working this population preferred. Location: 1290 Chambers. Email cover letter and CV to: LeslieWinter@aumhc.org.

Advance Practice Nurse
Full time advance practice nurse needed to work on exciting grant project to decrease unnecessary ER and hospital reliance of the highest utilizers in Aurora, while improving their overall health care and wellness. Position is on the Integration Services team in collaboration with MCPN. Project in conjunction with Rutgers and other sites nationally and based on the 'Hotspotters' model. Must be licensed psychiatric nurse practitioner or CNS RxN. Strong interpersonal skills, ability to relate well to diverse client populations with health issues, ability to work independently as well as with a team of medical and behavioral health staff are all necessary. Bilingual Spanish-English a plus. Position will entail a combination of home and clinic visits with clients. Email cover letter and vita to: LeslieWinter@aumhc.org.

Program Director, Colorado Refugee Wellness Center (CoRWC)
The Colorado Refugee Wellness Center seeks a strong, community-minded leader to function as program director.  The CoRWC is a collaboration of community partners who have joined together to provide integrated primary and behavioral healthcare, to provide enriching training experiences for students and to work with other community members and entities to offer necessary wraparound and ancillary services to the refugee population.  At the present time, the CoRWC is a program within Aurora Mental Health Center; the program director will be an AuMHC employee.  The program director will be expected to develop the existing program and thoughtfully consider new components; to oversee all wraparound and ancillary components; to work closely with the medical and behavioral health providing agencies; to recruit a community advisory board; to raise sufficient funds for operations and further development; and to work with the advisory board to determine a future path for the organization, including the potential for independent status and operation. Requires Master's degree in human services field, five years' experience in a leadership role, and knowledge of nonprofit management, community resources, collaboration principles and services to refugees.  Email cover letter and resume to: KathieSnell@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.

Bilingual Therapist, Early Childhood & Family Center
The Early Childhood program is seeking a strong candidate for a full time Spanish-English bilingual therapist position.  We are a dynamic and supportive team working with children birth to age 6 and their families.  Candidates should have good early childhood experience or be able to show how they would adapt their work experience to this specialized population.  Location:  11059 E. Bethany Dr.  Email cover letter and resume to: BetsyRogers@aumhc.org.

Bilingual Therapist, Intensive Services

This position is for bilingual (Spanish speaking) therapist at Intensive Services with the Community Living Program. Masters-level required, licensure (LPC/LCSW) preferred. Individual will work on a multidisciplinary team that serves adult clients with severe and persistent mental health difficulties through skills-building, individual and group psychotherapy, and case management. Therapist will hold a caseload of clients, run 1-2 groups and attend weekly staff meetings. Experience with adults with chronic and persistent mental illness and substance abuse is key. Email cover letter and resume to: ToddNice@aumhc.org.

Therapist, Child/Family
The Child and Family South team is seeking a full time therapist to provide individual, family and group therapy in an outpatient setting to children ages 6-18.  Requires Master's degree; prefer professional license (LMFT, LPC, LCSW or licensed psychologist). Candidate must be bilingual Spanish-English.  Location: 14301 E. Hampden Ave.  Email cover letter and resume to: KirstenAnderson@aumhc.org.

Therapist, Child/Family

The Child and Family Intensive team is seeking a full time and a part time therapist to work with adults, children ages 6-18 and their families. Responsibilities include individual, family and group therapy; assessments; and case management with the community systems. Position requires a Master's degree or above, one year graduate work experience and license-eligible. Bilingual Spanish-English preferred.Email cover letter and resume to: LaneBurleigh@aumhc.org.

Therapist, Adult Outpatient
Full time licensed therapist needed to work with 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, couples, older adults and high functioning professionals.  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, Adult Outpatient
Mental health and substance abuse clinician needed for an adult, multidisciplinary outpatient team.  Work with clients experiencing a wide range of mental health problems, often with co-occuring substance abuse, in a high volume, fast-paced clinic.  conduct intakes and provide individual, couples and group therapy.  Requires a CAC III or LAC and a mental health license such as LPC, LCSW or psychologist.  Full time position.  Location: 11059 E. Bethany Dr.  Email cover letter and resume to: JeffLongo@aumhc.org.  

Therapist, Adult Outpatient
The North adult outpatient team is seeking to hire a 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 and professional license preferred.  The ideal candidate will be bilingual English-Spanish, have some knowledge or experience with providing substance abuse treatment and a prior history working with clients with severe and persistent mental illness. Location: 1646 Elmira.  Email cover letter and resume to: KarenLevine@aumhc.org.

Therapist, Intake/Emergency

Full time position available on the Intake/Emergency team.  Duties include conducting intakes, evaluations and interventions.  Requires Master's degree and professional license. Prefer experience in crisis intervention. Bilingual Spanish-English skills needed.  Location: 2206 Victor St.  Email cover letter and resume to: MichaelTapp@aumhc.org.

Wellness Coordinator, Health Home

Individual will work as part of a multidisciplinary team on an innovative SAMHSA grant aimed at improving the health and wellness of adults with significant psychological issues treated in AuMHC's integrated primary care and behavioral Health Home. This position will involve acting as a behavioral health professional in the Health Home's primary care clinic, collaborating with mental health therapists across the center, assisting clients and their families in achieving behavioral health treatment goals, and conducting a weight loss and other wellness groups facilitating client self-management of chronic illnesses and behavior change. Educational/Licensure Requirement - Licensed mental health professional in CO; Qualifications: Strong interpersonal and clinical skills, works well with multi-disciplinary team, flexible, creative, enjoys working with severly mentally ill population, proficient with MI and other short-term behavioral health interventions, experience working in medical and integrated care settings, wellness and health focus. Email cover letter and resume to: LaurenTolle@aumhc.org.

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: ChinakaAgwu@aumhc.org.

Behavioral Health Case Manager

The Bridges to Care Program is a community-based evolving model of care that requires independence, flexibility, motivation, and comfort with innovative models of integrated home based health care. It is part of an innovative grant in conjunction with Rutgers University aimed at reducing unnecessary utilization of high cost medical services. Educational Requirements: B.A. or higher in mental health discipline. Qualifications: Experience in mental health case management, medical or integrated primary/behavioral health care, working in the home/field environment, working with underserved/diverse patient populations. Community resource familiarity, works well on multidisciplinary clinical team, valid driver's license. Skills: Strong critical thinking, creativity, organization, problem solving, independence, flexibility, communication ability, multitasking, computer proficiency. Appointment scheduling, referral coordination, and medical record documentation. Email cover letter and resume to: SarahPoffel@aumhc.org.

Mentor Specialist, Aurora Youth Options
AYO is a program that seeks out and serves youth at risk of problem behavior and links them to appropriate services.  The mentor specialist works closely with youth, families, community agencies, juvenile courts and schools to collect data and maintain best practices.  Responsibilities include: recruitment, selection, coordination and ongoing training of middle and high school youth for one-on-one mentoring relationships; meeting/monitoring mentor/mentees for compatibility and effectiveness; providing match training; recruiting potential mentors in community; coordinating monthly mentor enrichment events. Requires Bachelor's degree in human services field or equivalent experience plus two years' experience working with adolescents. Must have experience coordinating and managing diverse community volunteers, familiarity with adolescent behavioral issues, knowledge of mentor/mentee relationships and strong organizational skills. Position requires a flexible work schedule, including evenings and weekends. Location: 11059 E. Bethany Dr. Email cover letter and resume to: KenBroermann@aumhc.org.

Summer School Teachers
Summer school teachers needed for adolescent day treatment program.  Responsibilities include classroom management and academic curriculum.  Position is 25 hours per week from June 23, 2014 to July 31, 2014. Requires regular education teaching certificate. Experience with emotionally disabled students preferred. Location: 14301 E. Hampden Ave. Email resume to: AnnePolyzou@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.  Location: 11059 E. Bethany Dr.  Email your interest to: VeronicaLove@aumhc.org.

Warehouse Sales Person, Providers' Resource Clearinghouse
PRC is looking for a warehouse sales person with a great personality and customer service skills and the ability to communicate well with a diverse population.  This job is located in north Aurora and caters to community-based nonprofit organizations, veterans, refugee/immigrant population as well as to the public.  We sell merchandise, including home goods, furniture, accessories, office furniture in quality condition at a fraction of the retail cost. Position requires good verbal and written skills, excellent communication skills and ability to sell products to the public sector.  Must be able to load and unload heavy items from trucks; lifting of 50 lbs., and have working knowledge of office equipment.  Email cover letter and resume to: AntoinetteDow@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 to: rosannesurine@aumhc.org


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