Mental Health Clinician III
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|Recruitment/Posting Title||Mental Health Clinician III|
|Job Category||Staff & Executive - Healthcare|
|Department||UBHC-Child Partial Hospital Service|
Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care is dedicated to excellence in providing behavioral health services to the people of New Jersey. We are committed to being a leader in the delivery of effective, compassionate and accessible care that is informed by research and education.
Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care is seeking a Mental Health Clinician III for the Child Partial Hospital Program. The Mental Health Clinician III will provide direct clinical care to youth and their families within a new therapeutic milieu group room in the Unit, including comprehensive assessment and therapeutic intervention for the psychological and social needs of clients. The Mental Health Clinician III will develop treatment plans, conduct individual, group, and family therapy, and conduct outreach liaison activities to institutions and social agencies.
|Position Status||Full Time|
|Hours Per Week|
|Daily Work Shift||Day|
|Annual Minimum Salary||50839.000|
|Annual Mid Range Salary||61470.000|
|Annual Maximum Salary||72101.000|
|Union Description||HPAE, Local 5094|
Information about the benefits provided to Rutgers employees can be found at: http://uhr.rutgers.edu/benefits/benefits-overview
|Terms of Appointment||Staff - 12 month|
|Position Pension Eligibility||ABP|
|Minimum Education and Experience||
Master’s Degree in a mental health discipline.
Applicants possessing a degree in Social Work must have an active New Jersey certification/licensure as required by the State Board of Social Work.
|Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities|
License preferred for professionals from other disciplines. Bilingual skills (English/Spanish) preferred.
|Physical Demands and Work Environment||
Program and classroom setting is active and sometimes noisy. Varied settings in home. Moderate noise (examples: business office with computers and printers, light traffic). Subject to unpredictable situations, patient crises, both medical and psychiatric. Occasionally exposed to patients exhibiting assaultive behaviors. Exposure to bloodborne pathogens that requires use of personal protective equipment. May be exposed to varying or extreme temperatures.
|Posting Open Date||03/08/2017|
|Special Instructions to Applicants|
|Regional Campus||Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS)|
|Home Location Campus||Newark (RBHS)|
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Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Do you have a Master’s Degree in a related Mental Health Field?
Do you have current licensure in a mental health discipline valid in the State of New Jersey?
- Licensed Psychologist
- Other Licensure
- No licensure
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application