CLINICIAN I/II - IFSP-TAY
Momentum
 San Jose, CA

Requisition Number: CLINI02578

Clinician I/II - OP **(LCSW, LMFT, LPCC or PsyD Preferred. Shift Monday-Friday; 9:00AM-6:00PM. Position requires 60-70% field base client services)** (flexible as needed to meet program needs) Seeking career minded applicants who desire upward career mobility and work life balance.**

Hourly rate $44.56 including 5% hourly differential. One hundred dollars per paycheck for threshold languages to serve our monolingual clients.

We offer a competitive package of employee benefits for 30 to 40-hour week positions. You will receive a defined annual contribution amount of $11,577. (prorated for part-time employees working less than 40 hours per week) to purchase the benefits of your choice on a cafeteria plan basis. Any amount of this defined contribution not used towards your benefits will be paid to you as taxable earnings. We offer a retirement plan with a generous employer match starting at 4% after one year of employment. Our paid time off is also more generous than many employers with vacation time accruing up to 25 days per year, 6 days of sick time per year and 11 paid holidays.

Many additional benefits offered in our cafeteria plan including but not limited to:

  • Medical benefits – 5 options from Kaiser, ranging from $0 Deductible Plan with $15 Co-pay to $2,850 Deductible Plan with Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Dental benefits – 3 options from MetLife: 1 dental HMO and 2 PPOs
  • Vision benefits – 2 options from VSP: a standard plan and an enhanced plan

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Provide clinical leadership in areas of comprehensive assessments, case conferences, treatment plans and strategic interventions to ensure quality service delivery.*
  • Serve as a lead member of the treatment team and participate in crisis intervention and provide clinical supervision and direct services, as assigned and within scope of practice.
  • Provide treatment services, training, and support to clients, both individually and within groups, and associated services to clients’ families and/or representatives to develop and improve skills related to physical and mental health care needs.
    • Interview clients and clients’ representatives to gather pertinent demographic and psychosocial information;
    • Complete strengths assessments and needs analyses with clients and families;
    • Develop goal-oriented, time-limited, comprehensive plans in cooperation with client and/or clients’ representatives;
    • Facilitate and/or lead groups through rehabilitation counseling processes that help develop and strengthen life, coping and independent living skills; develop curriculums;
    • Assist clients with understanding their problems and developing plans to resolve them;
    • Maintain regular communication with families and authorized third parties involved in the rehabilitation process;
    • Coordinate needed services for clients, their families, and others who are significant to the service plans;
    • Make referrals to other public and private social services and community agencies and resources to meet clients’ and their families’ needs.
  • Develop recommendations for discharge and follow-up treatment planning for clients and their families.
    • Complete comprehensive reassessments prior to expiration of current treatment plans.
  • Maintain timely, accurate, and complete clinical records and other required documentation and produce clear, accurate reports in accordance with agency, payor and regulatory requirement, utilizing paper or computer technology.
  1. Provide assessment and intervention in response to client crisis, including necessary follow up and using appropriate consultation; provide coverage in emergency situations.*
  2. Assist Program Manager in maintaining compliance with CARF, contract, Agency, and regulatory requirements.*
  3. Provide transportation in personal or agency vehicle, including but not limited to the transportation of clients and/or program supplies for agency business.
  4. Provide on-call coverage and participate in after-hours rotation, as assigned.
  5. Perform First Aid in emergency situations, if assigned to residential facilities.*

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED: (E = Essential; D = Desired)

  1. Master's degree in the mental health profession and one year’s experience working in human services settings; (E) in a mental health setting and/or with targeted populations. (D) (Doctorate education and licensing may be substituted, where appropriate.)
  2. Current licensure from the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) as a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC), OR current licensure from the California Board of Psychology (BOP) as a Licensed Clinical Psychologist (Licensed PhD or PsyD).
  3. First Aid Certification or successful completion of First Aid Certification within 30 days of hire, if assigned to residential facilities. (E)
  4. Meet government and/or regulatory standards for continuing education credits and recertification, including a minimum of 20 hours of directly related professional training, if assigned to a residential facility. (E)
  5. Proven typing speed of 30 net wpm (E); 40 net wpm (D); computer literacy; ability to use MS Office applications—Word; Excel; Outlook—and Windows-based databases at a basic level; (E) familiarity with UNIX-based databases. (D)

6. Demonstrated ability to work with participants who:

  • May also have histories of assaultive behavior; (D)
  • May also be developmentally disabled; (D)
  • May have resided in long term care facilities for extended periods; (D)
  • May have patterns of service that relied almost exclusively on emergency and institutional care; (D)
  • May have cognitive difficulties and medical co-morbidities and are considered medically fragile and may also be developmentally disabled; (D)
  • May have long-term patterns of homelessness and criminal justice involvement. (D)

7.Knowledge of:

  • Clinical techniques for assessment, treatment, and rehabilitation of people with mental illness; problem resolution and conflict resolution techniques; (E)
  • Community resources, including those required to meet the non-mental health needs of the target population; (E)
  • Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) and Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP). (D)

8. Special Requirements: Must be able to meet and receive a criminal records clearance, as required by Title XXII, other licensing regulations, and Momentum practices.

9. A valid California Driver License, with access to a reliable vehicle/for driving a company vehicle, current proof of auto liability insurance, and a clean DMV record. (E)

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