Volunteers of America Los Angeles Clinician - Jail In-Reach (ODR) in Los Angeles, California
About Us: Volunteers of America of Greater Los Angeles is a large, national not-for-profit organization founded in 1896. We provide a variety of social services to Los Angeles area communities such as Head Start programs, Upward Bound college prep programs, veterans’ services, homeless shelters, low-income housing program as well as drug and alcohol rehabilitation. Learn more at www.voala.org.
Responsibilities: The Clinician will:
• Work in conjunction with case management to support mental health needs of clients • Design and implement individual treatment plan based upon client needs assessments • Responds to and intervenes in crisis situations; enlists additional support from funder or community professionals • Makes referrals to community mental health resources as needed. • Conducts clinical reviews as well as weekly quality assurance and utilization review
• MFT or ASW (under current supervision for license or licensed; LSCW or LMFT preferred) OR Nurse Practitioner or Registered Nurse with mental health training • At least 1 – 2 years of experience in mental health counseling • Experience working in the mental health systems • Experience and knowledge of treatment plan design and case management
• Must have a valid California driver's license with a clean driving record • Bilingual in English and Spanish (written and verbal) desirable
VOALA is an Equal Opportunity Employer