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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 individuals with developmental disabilities and related systems of care strongly preferred.  We encourage diversity in the workplace.  Email cover letter and resume to:  SarahAvrin@aumhc.org.

Project Manager, Health Home
Project manager is responsible for managing SAMHSA primary and behavioral health integration project (PBHCI) at Aurora Mental Health providing primary, prevention and wellness services to adult clients with serious mental illness.  Individual works with project director in oversight of integrated care team, project development, implementation and management and works in collaboration with primary care and community partners.  Qualified candidates must be licensed Masters/Doctoral mental health professionals with experience working in integrated primary care.  Experience in project management preferred.  Email cover letter and resume to: LaurenTolle@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.

Therapist, Sex Offense Specific
The Offenders Group is looking for an Associate or Full Operating level sex offense specific therapist.  Qualified individual will be responsible for conducting individual and group therapy, intakes and evaluations.  Individual will be required to attend monthly staff meetings, staffings with probation/parole, write notes in electronic medical records, treatment planning and general case management.  Hours can be flexible, days somewhat flexible but individual must be available to work evenings.  This is a fee-for-service position with close to full time hours.  Pay is based on qualifications and experience.  If interested in the position and working with a great, supportive, fun team, and meet the qualifications, send cover letter and 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.

Medical Team Assistant
Exciting opportunity for a medical team assistant to interact with physicians, nurses, therapists and patients.  Applicants must be able to multi-task and handle patients in a calm manner.  Proficiency in a second language is preferred.  Medical team 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, sort/handle mail, type up patient charts, maintain medical records and other filing/record keeping.  Must have current QMAP or be willing to obtain.  Email cover letter and resume to: SarahPoffel@aumhc.org.


CHILD & FAMILY SERVICES

Therapist, Community Based Stabilization
Individual will provide intensive community based services for youth diagnosed with a mental health disorder that may be at risk for hospitalization, out-of-home placement, expulsion and/or increasingly restrictive levels of care.  Services will be short term, 4-6 weeks, intended to stabilize and maintain clients in their home and community with minimal disruption.  Duties include evaluations, crisis management, individual/family therapy, case management, coaching and parenting support; needs assessments; providing services in home or other community settings; and maintaining clinical charts in timely manner.  Will participate in rotating on-call clinical phone support for crisis stabilization clients.  Requires Master's degree in mental health field; professional license preferred.  Must have two years' experience working with families and youth experiencing mental and behavioral health issues plus working with clients in crisis.  Clinical expertise in assessments, clinical intervention, brief solution-focused treatment and knowledge of community resources needed.  Must have valid driver's license, own transportation and clean driving record.  Email cover letter and resume to: AnnePolyzou@aumhc.org.

Therapist, Trauma-Informed Services
Therapist needed to provide trauma-informed services to children and families involved in the child welfare system.  This position, located at Arapahoe County Human Services, provides initial assessments, determines necessary clinical interventions, ensures services are provided and services as a resource to child welfare staff and as a liaison between the county and the Center.  The ideal candidate has strong clinical skills, understand complex trauma, has experience in both behavioral health and child welfare systems, and is outgoing and self-assured. Email cover letter and resume to: AnnePolyzou@aumhc.org.

Therapist, Child and Family South
CFS is seeking a full time therapist to provide individual, family and group therapy on a multidisciplinyar team in an outpatient setting to children ages 6-18.  Requires Master's degree.  Prefer candidates with professional license (LMFT, LPC, LCSW or licensed psychologist) and/or bilingual candidates (Spanish-English).  Location: 14301 E. Hampden Ave.  Email cover letter and resume to: KirstenAnderson@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, 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: Cathy.Danuser@childrenscolorado.org.

Clinical Support Specialist, Community Based Stabilization
Individual will provide intensive community based services for youth diagnosed with a mental health disorder that may be at risk for hospitalization, out-of-home placement, expulsion and/or increasingly restrictive levels of care.  Services will be short term, 4-6 weeks, intended to stabilize and maintain clients in their home and community with minimal disruption.  Individual will deliver community-based services including: crisis management, family/individual coaching, case management, behavioral coaching and psychoeducation and parenting support.  Requires Bachelor's degree in mental health field plus two years' experience working with families and youth experiencing mental and behavioral health issues.  Must have experience working with clients in crisis.  Clinical experience implementing interventions needed.  Requires valid driver's license, own transportation and clean driving record.  Email cover letter and resume to:  AnnePolyzou@aumhc.org. 

Childcare Providers

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.

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.

Relief Residential Counselors
Qualified mental health professionals needed for our hospital step-down facility serving  military veterans and others diagnosed with persistent mental illnesses.  Bachelor's degree in human services field and QMAP preferred.  Prior experience with this population considered in lieu of degree.  Must have clean driving record.  This is an on call, PRN position.  Must be available for regular weekend coverage.  Duties include medication administration, milieu management, crisis counseling and mentoring daily living skills. Email cover letter and resume to: MichaelOdonnell@aumhc.org.


ADMINISTRATION & ANCILLARY SERVICES

Administrative Support Staff. Bilingual
The North Adult Outpatient team is seeking a full time front desk support person to perform general office responsibilities, including greeting clients, taking payments, entering data in the computer, filing, etc.  Requires excellent customer service and interpersonal skills.  Must be team player as responsibilities shared with other support personnel and must be bilingual Spanish-English.  Previous mental health or medical office background helpful.  Location: 1646 Elmira.  Email cover letter and resume to:  AnnaJetton@aumhc.org.

Human Resources Assistant
Duties include entering employee information into computer; processing I-9 forms; conducting background inquiries; filing; workers' compensation; assembling orientation packets; and other general HR responsibilities.  Accurate data entry, attention to detail, ability to maintain confidentiality and excellent communication skills are key attributes for the individual in the position.  Requires one year previous human resources experience and knowledge of HR processes, e.g., FMLA, COBRA, Title VII required.  Must have excellent computer skills in Excel and Word.  Individual must be a team player and have patience and ability to deal with stressful situations.  Email cover letter and resume to: HR@aumhc.org.  No phone calls please.

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: Colleen Higashide@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.

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