BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES DIVISION
Clinician -- Contract
Position Number: 4034
Provides coverage on an as
needed basis for the following shifts: day shift (8:30 am to 5:00 pm), evening
shift (4:00 pm to 12 midnight), night shift (12 midnight to 8:30 am), weekends
(12 hour shifts) and holidays.
Responsibilities include providing face-to-face
and telephone crisis intervention, diagnostic evaluations and assessments of
need for treatment, pre-admission screenings for private and state psychiatric
hospitalization, behavioral health consultation, and referrals to other programs
or community based services.
degree in Psychology, Counseling, Social Work, or Human Services
that includes coursework for eventual licensure by the Virginia
Department of Health Professions as Licensed Psychologist, Licenses
Professional Counselor, Licensed Social Worker, Licensed Marriage
and Family Therapist, or Licensed Substance Abuse Practitioner in
Current agency employees with a Bachelor’s
degree and previously “grandfathered” by the Executive Director as
certified as a preadmission screening evaluator are exempt from the
Master’s degree requirement.
Outpatient or inpatient clinical
mental health and/or substance abuse treatment experience.
Documented crisis intervention
experience within the past five years.
Current DBHDS certification as a Preadmission Screener preferred.
Must be located within a 30 mile radius of
Danville-Pittsylvania Community Services, 245 Hairston Street,
Danville, VA during the time the services are being provided.
State and FBI criminal record reports, drug test, and central
registry (CANIS) report will be required upon request.
Contact the Human Resource office or the
Reimbursement Schedule for salary information.
REPLY BY: Position to
remain open until filled.
To be considered for a position, reply by sending
application package consisting of: (1) completed
Danville-Pittsylvania Community Services application, (2) resume,
(3) cover letter, and (4) qualification assessment addendum (CLICK
Assistant Director of Human
245 Hairston Street
Application packages received incomplete
will not be processed.
Applications may be
obtained at the Hairston Street or Gretna offices, by calling (434)
799-0456, Ext. 3075, or by printing one from the Application Page of
this Web Site.