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District 19 - Crisis Assessment Center Coordinator

Job Description: District 19 Community Services Board, located in historic Petersburg, VA, is seeking a highly motivated self starter to become the full-time Crisis Assessment Center Coordinator for a grant funded program. Crisis Assessment Center is a jail diversion program designed to improve the outcomes of police interactions and reduce instances of hospitalization among people with mental illnesses. Successful incumbent must have proven organizational along with excellent verbal and written communication skills. Minimum required qualifications for this position include: Masterís degree with a major course of study in Human Services required (e.g., Counseling, Social Work, Rehabilitation Counseling, Nursing) or Masters Degree with equivalent course credits in Human Services. The degree should be acceptable by the Virginia Department on Health Professionals as a sufficient Masterís degree to allow licensure as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, a Licensed Professional Counselor, a Licensed Substance Abuse Practitioner, or a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. Certification as a Preadmission Screening Evaluator is required. Licensed counselor preferred. Preferred candidates will have experience with law enforcement, developing and training professionals, and a general knowledge Crisis Intervention Training (CIT). A bilingual (English/Spanish) applicant is preferred. Hours are Monday-Friday 2:00 pm-10:00 pm. Some weekend, holiday or daytime hours required. Requires flexibility based on programmatic need. Starting salary is commensurate with experience and training. Excellent benefits include Sick, Annual, Birthday, and Holiday paid leave, employer paid Virginia Retirement System, and group health insurance options. Position above requires a valid driverís license for their state of residence and have a point balance of Ė6 or higher, Pre-employment extensive background check and drug screening.

Salary: Full Time

How to Apply: Interested applicants should obtain a District 19 CSB application from the Human Resources Department, 20 W. Bank Street, Suite 7, Petersburg, VA 23803, or call (804) 862-8062. Applications can also be downloaded from our website, Position is open until filled. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completed D19 applications. D19 CSB is committed to developing a multi-cultural workplace. Minorities and persons with disabilities seeking career advancement are encouraged to apply. District 19 is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Closes: Open Until Filled

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