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Job Openings

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

MEDICAL SERVICES

Nurse Manager - Full time for Crisis Stabilization Unit. Duties:  supervises RNs and LPNs; directs overall nursing care for unit; participates in ongoing policy and protocol development for nursing care; prepares work schedules and expedites workflow; assesses clients after arrival ensuring they have appropriate medications; performs medical and psychiatric screenings to help determine level of care necessary; accurately and completely charts medications dispensed and prescriptions called in to pharmacy.  Requires Colorado nursing license in good standing and three years' psychiatric experience; strongly prefer previous supervisory experience.  Email cover letter and resume to: MarianneWebb@aumhc.org.

Charge RN - Full time position for Intensive Services team.  Duties include coordinating total nursing care for clients, preparing work schedules and expediting workflow, supervising support personnel and ensuring all supervised personnel adhere to standard job requirements, assessing clients in need of nursing intervention, performing medical and psychiatric screenings, charting meds/prescriptions called in, etc.  Must have current Colorado RN license in good standing.  Previous psychiatric experience required; charge RN experience preferred.  Outpatient mental health experience also preferred.  Email cover letter and resume to: MarianneWebb@aumhc.org.

RNs
*One full time and one part time night shift for Crisis Stabilization Unit                                                                                                               *Two swing shift RNs for Crisis Stabilization Unit                                                                                                                                               *Four RNs for walk-in clinic                                                                                                                                                                                    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.  Requires one year psych experience. Email cover letter and resume to: MarianneWebb@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 Director, SE Adult Outpatient Team                                                                                                                                                Provide administrative and clinical leadership and supervision to a multidisciplinary team of mental health professionals, as well as provide direct mental health services.  The Southeast team is a high volume, fast-paced clinical team that serves culturally and socioeconomically diverse adults with a wide range of problems, from relatively mild and short-term to severe and persistent mental illnesses.  The clinic conducts approximately 50 intake evaluations per week and provides individual, couples, and group therapy.  The medical staff provides medication services. The ideal candidate will have at least two years of clinical management experience, and have excellent interpersonal, clinical, analytical, and problem solving skills. Licensure as a Psychologist or with a Master’s degree (such as LCSW, LPC, or LMFT) is required.  Send resume and cover letter to JeffLongo@aumhc.org.

Therapists                                                                                                                                                                                                             Seeking full time licensed therapists to work with a new multidisciplinary team in southeast Aurora serving children, families, and adults. Must be experienced in working with a diverse caseload, including people with serious mental illnesses, trauma histories, couples and families, and high functioning professionals.  Group therapy experience a plus. Start date is to be determined as this team is under formation. Please send resume and cover letter to MaryMcClure@aumhc.org.

Therapist, Community Living Program                                                                                                                                                                   Full time therapist opening on the Intensive Services team working with adult clients with severe and persistent mental illness.  Job duties include running groups, individual therapy, managing your caseload as well as working well with a multidisciplinary team.  Requires Master's degree; prefer professional license.  Bilingual Spanish-English a plus.  Email cover letter and resume to: ToddNice@aumhc.org.

Therapists, Community Crisis Connection                                                                                                                                                             Full time and part time Master's level therapists needed to work evenings and nights both weekdays and weekends.  Evaluate emergency clients, conduct triage assessments and obtain collateral information; conduct crisis interventions; link clients to needed services.  Master's degree required; prefer professional license.  Must have previous crisis/emergency experience.  Email cover letter and resume to: KalliBenson@aumhc.org.

Therapists, Bilingual                                                                                                                                                                                                    Full time bilingual therapist positions available for newly created adult and child outpatient multidisciplinary team providing individual, group, couples and family therapy.  Must be experienced in working with a diverse caseload, including adults, children and families.  the position entails being able to conduct psychosocial assessments, treatment planning, providing interventions and coordinating client care within the Center.  Master's degree required and must be bilingual Spanish-English.  Professional license a plus.  Email cover letter and resume to: LisaRincon@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.

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.

Referral Coordinator, Health Home                                                                                                                                                                         The Integration Services team is hiring for a referral coordinator in the Health Home clinic. The referral coordinator is responsible for receiving, tracking and scheduling adult clients of the mental health center who have been referred to the onsite integrated primary care clinic. The referral coordinator is responsible for coordinating primary care needs of clients and problem solving barriers to accessing care in the health home. The referral coordinator also collaborates with the rest of the clients’ treatment team to ensure continuity of care. The referral coordinator is responsible for maintaining a referral database once they have been referred to the health home and assisting in data collection and reporting activities for the clinic. Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in psychology or related health care field, proficient in Microsoft programs and team-oriented. Experience working in medical settings and with electronic medical records preferred. Please send resume and cover letter to: samilauf@aumhc.org.

Case Manager, Adult Intensive Services                                                                                                                                                               Full time position working with adults with serious mental illness. Primary duties include working with individuals, therapy team and social security to manage finances, maintain benefits and connect with resources. Previous experience working with individuals with mental illness, experience with social security and working with a team strongly preferred. Send cover letter and resume to Sarah Avrin at SarahAvrin@aumhc.org.


CHILD & FAMILY SERVICES

Therapist, School-Based                                                                                                                                                                                            The Child and Family South Team is seeking a full-time school based therapist to work with students and their families in two schools in the Cherry Creek School District.  The ideal candidate will have experience working within a school setting.  The school-based therapist will provide individual, family, and group therapy as well as providing case management and working with prescribers.  Requires Master’s or Doctorate degree; professional license is strongly preferred.  Bilingual Spanish-English preferred.  Email cover letter and resume to: Kirstenanderson@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.   Email cover letter and resume to: lauraknudtson@aumhc.org

Therapist, Child and Family Intensive                                                                                                                                                                          A unique and exciting opportunity for a full time therapist. Position is split, 50% of time will be spent providing mental health assessments, individual, family and group therapy in a clinic setting for children age 6 and up, families and adults. The other 50% of time will be spent providing assessments at the Juvenile Assessment Center (JAC) with children, adolescents and their family.  Master’s degree required. Licensed or licensed eligible and experience in trauma and mental illness necessary.  Please send cover letter and resume to: LaneBurleigh@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.


ADMINISTRATION & ANCILLARY SERVICES

Administrative Support, Bilingual  Full time position for individual to perform general office responsibilities including greeting clients, taking payments, data entry, filing, etc.  Position is split between Child/Family North and North Adult Outpatient teams. Work 36 hours and get paid for 40.  Requires excellent customer service skills and good knowledge of Microsoft Office products, including Word, Outlook and Excel.  Must be bilingual Spanish-English.  Send cover letter and resume to: LauraKnudtson@aumhc.org.

Administrative Support/Receptionist                                                                                                                                                                  Individual will support the front desk at Asian Pacific Development Center.  Duties include: answering phones and routing calls; greeting visitors; scheduling meetings and conference rooms; coordinating mail flow and other general office functions.  Requires excellent verbal and written communication skills and strong computer skills in Microsoft Office. The ideal candidate will be an energetic self-starter and must be able to interface with culturally diverse staff and clients in a professional manner. Previous administrative experience preferred; experience working with the Asian population a plus.  Location: 1537 Alton Street.  Email cover letter and resume to:  Info@apdc.org.

Administrative Specialist, Information Services                                                                                                                                                Create, update and coordinate user access network, email, software programs and websites; provide level one software support for clinical staff users; create and maintain content, documentation and forms on internal website; size and download employee photos. Requires computer skills training and one year experience in a computer-related field.  Must be proficient in Microsoft Office products - Word, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook and Excel - and be familiar with common web browsers - Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox.  Requires excellent written and verbal communication skills.  Must be a critical thinker and solution focused with ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously.  Full time position.  Email cover letter and resume to: CaseyKnutson@aumhc.org.

Administrative Support, Integration Services                                                                                                                                                      The Integrated Care team is seeking a full time support person to perform general office responsibilities including data entry, tracking, organizing and scanning files and maintaining registration information for integrated care team.  Must be proficient in computer skills, Microsoft Office products - Word, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook and Excel - and be familiar with common web browsers - Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox.  Requires excellent written and verbal communication skills. Previous mental health or medical office background helpful. Please send resume and cover letter to: LaurenTolle@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.

Truck Driver                                                                                                                                                                                                               Metro area truck driver needed for 24' truck, picking up and delivering donated furniture, home goods and miscellaneous items.  Must have current Colorado driver’s license, clean driving record and ability to lift 50-75 lbs. Requires good communication and customer service skills.  Familiarity with metro area preferred.  Email cover letter and resume to:  RudyGlasco@aumhc.org.



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