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
Child Psychiatrist or Advance Practice Nurse
Exciting opportunity for a child psychiatrist or psychiatric advance practice nurse to work in our outpatient intensive child and family division. Proficiency in Spanish would be marvelous but not essential.
Child Psychiatrist - Must be culturally sensitive MD or DO, licensed in Colorado, board certified or board eligible, with experience treating children and adolescents, preferably in a community mental health setting. Full or part time.
Advance Practice Nurse - Must be culturally sensitive licensed advance practice nurse with prescriptive authority in Colorado, with experience treating children and adolescents, preferably in a community mental health setting. Full or part time. Location: 14301 E. Hampden. Email cover letter and resume to: LaurieReeder@aumhc.org.
Adult Psychiatrist or Advance Practice Nurse
Exciting opportunity for a psychiatrist or psychiatric advance practice nurse to work with Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. Proficiency in an Asian language would be marvelous but not essential. Ability to work closely with translators, bilingual case managers and therapists is required.
Psychiatrist - Must be culturally sensitive MD or DO, licensed in Colorado, board certified or board eligible, preferably with experience treating severe and persistent mental illness in a community mental health setting. Part time.
Advance Practice Nurse - Must be culturally sensitive licensed advance practice nurse in Colorado (CNS RxN) with a minimum of four years' experience, preferably treating severe and persistent mental illness in a community mental health setting. Part time, 2 days/week.
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Therapist, Child and Family South
Seeking a part time or 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 - and bilingual Spanish/English. Location: 14301 E. Hampden Ave. Email cover letter and resume to: KirstenAnderson@aumhc.org.
Behavioral Health Provider, Adolescent and General Primary Care Clinics
Full time benefited position as a behavioral health provider on the Integration Services team. Will work in two primary care clinics: one an adolescent medicine setting and the other a general primary care clinic. Provide consultation to medical staff and brief behavioral health interventions to adolescents, families and adults. Minimum requirements: Master's degree in psychology/social work/counseling; professional license; strong adolescent and family clinical experience in addition to experience working with adults. Experience working in a multidisciplinary medical setting and in integrated care highly desirable. Bilingual Spanish-English a real plus. Send resume and cover letter to: JanJenkins@aumhc.org.
Behavioral Health Provider
Behavioral health provider to participate in exciting innovation grant project to decrease unnecessary ER and hospital reliance of the highest cost medical utilizers in Aurora, while improving their overall health care and wellness through intensive in-home medical/behavioral health interventions. Position is with AuMHC in collaboration with MCPN. Project in conjunction with Rutgers and other sites nationally and based on the 'Hotspotters' model. Must be licensed Master's or Doctoral level mental health clinician with experience in health psychology or working in medical settings. Experience with motivational interviewing and/or other short-term behavioral change strategies needed, and bilingual Spanish-English preferred. Strong interpersonal skills, flexibility, ability to relate well to diverse client population with co-morbid psychological and health issues, ability to work independently, as well as with a team of medical and behavioral health staff are all necessary. Position will entail a combination of home and clinic visits with clients who have biopsychosocial challenges impeding health and wellness. Send vita and cover letter to: JanJenkins@aumhc.org.
Two full time positions 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. One position requires bilingual Spanish-English skills. Location: 2206 Victor St. Email cover letter and resume to: MichaelTapp@aumhc.org.
Outreach/Crisis Counseling Workers
FEMA funded Crisis Counseling Assistance and Training Program will be working in Aurora to help with the recovery from the recent flooding. Outreach and crisis counseling workers will be responsible for all community interface including face-to-face crisis counseling, door-to-door outreach, community education and system referral. Candidates should have the ability to form connections with individuals in the community, work with a diverse group of individuals and be comfortable with outreach activities. Experience working in the mental health field is not required. This is a time limited position. Full time. Location: 1298 Peoria Street. Email cover letter and resume to: KirstenAnderson@aumhc.org
The North Adult outpatient team is seeking a full time bilingual Spanish-English speaking therapist to work with the adult outpatient population providing psychotherapy and case management as needed for both adults and older adults dealing with mental illness. The ideal candidate will be a licensed psychotherapist or psychologist, as well as experienced with both an older adult population and clients with severe and persistent mental illness. Minimum qualifications are a Master's degree with at least one year of post graduate experience. Location: 1646 Elmira. Email resume to: email@example.com.
Advanced Practice Nurse
Part time, 24 hour/week position for individual to work on exciting new 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 with Aurora Mental Health on the Integrated 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. Bilingual Spanish-English a plus. Strong interpersonal skills, ability to relate well to diverse client population with health issues, ability to work independently as well as with a team of medical and behavioral health staff are all necessary. Position will entail a combination of home and clinic visits with clients. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Case Manager, Thomas House
Thomas House is a structured residential treatment program focused on helping veterans with a serious mental illness achieve independent living in the community. Duties include crisis intervention, providing assistance with benefits, housing, employment and transportation, administering medications, weekly one-on-one meetings, linking consumers to community resources, etc. Requires Master's degree plus professional license. Must have previous experience working with adults with serious mental illness. Requires QMAP, CPR, First Aid and Mental Health First Aid certifications or ability to obtain. Location: north Aurora. Email cover letter and resume to: ChinakaAgwu@aumhc.org.
Care Coordinator, Integration Services
Seeking care coordinator to ensure integration of medical and mental health care for clients of both Aurora Mental Health and Metro Community Provider Network. Individual will provide resources and patient advocacy, and attend medical appointments, as needed. Requires Bachelor's degree plus experience in case management or care coordination, preferably in a health care setting. Must be proficient in computer, including Excel spreadsheet skills, ability to work well independently and collaboratively with a team, have strong communication skills, ability to travel to MCPN clinics and patient homes as needed, capacity to work well with patients with both mental health and medical issues. Email cover letter and resume to: JanJenkins@aumhc.org.
Weekend Residential Counselors
Seeking weekend staff for residential work. We are looking for people who are compassionate and dependable to work either days or evenings on the weekends. This is a chance to be creative and help adults with mental health problems and developmental disabilities learn skills to improve their lives. Essential job duties include teaching and supporting individuals in learning day to day living tasks, leisure and community access skills, supporting individuals in learning and using coping skills, completing documentation and monitoring medications. HS diploma required; 1-2 years' experience with mental health treatment preferred. QMAP, CPR, First Aid, TB test required but can be obtained after hire. Location: north Aurora. Email resume to: SarahAvrin@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 scheduled and salary is $12-13/hour. Relief positions do not receive benefits but many full time, benefited staff members start as relief so advancement 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 onsite. This is an excellent opportunity for developing professional skills and growing with a dynamic, multidisciplinary team. Location: 2206 Victor St. Email cover letter and resume to: AndrewUdevitz@aumhc.org.
Intern, Web Developer/Software Engineer
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: email@example.com