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State of Montana Clinical Therapist Supervisor in Billings, Montana

MENTAL HEALTH MANAGER CLINICAL SERVICES DIVISION, MONTANA WOMEN'S PRISON BILLINGS, MT MISSION -The Montana Department of Corrections enhances public safety, supports the victims of crime, promotes positive change in offender behavior, and reintegrates offenders into the community. If you want to work making positive changes in the community the Montana Department of Corrections is the place for you! JOB OVERVIEW –The Clinical Services Division emphasizes the importance of prevention and wellness regarding offender mental health treatment by providing evidence-based services to meet the needs of incarcerated individuals who suffer from minor to severe and persistent mental illness, acute emotional disturbances, and prevention of suicide and self-harm. This position oversees the planning, implementation and evaluation of evidence based mental health services in accordance with standards and regulations for providing care to incarcerated offenders and as directed by the Clinical Services Division. The position provides direction, coordination, and leadership to an assigned team of professionals providing active mental health treatment functions and may also require the delivery of direct mental health care to offenders as directed by the Clinical Services Division. Responsibilities include fiscal, clinical supervision and administrative oversight of licensed and unlicensed mental health staff, mental health technicians, therapy interns, and other mental health staff as assigned by the Clinical Services Division. This position collaborates with Department, facility, contract, and clinical services staff regarding offender care and ensures mental health services are provided and delivered within national standards and Clinical Services Division policies. The position also demonstrates an active role in Clinical Services Division’s Continuous Quality Improvement meetings. QUALIFICATIONS -Master’s degree in a human services field from a nationally accredited university with a relevant major or specialty (counseling, psychology, social work, or a closely related specialty) AND Licensing as a Psychologist, Clinical Social Worker, Professional Counselor (LCSW, LCPC) AND two or more years of direct mental health care providers supervisory/management work experience is necessary. Preference may be given to candidates with correctional mental health care experience. Other equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered on a case-by-case basis. REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS –Resume, Cover Letter, State of Montana Application Applications submitted without required materials will not be considered Materials submitted but not requested will not be considered in the selection process If another department vacancy occurs in this job title within six months, the same applicant pool may be used for the selection. Background screens which may include criminal records check, child/patient/offender abuse registries, and reference checks will be conducted for this position. BENEFITS -Health, dental, vision & prescription coverage for self or dependents available from date of hire, 15 paid vacation days, 12 sick days & 10-11 paid holidays annually, and membership in Retirement system with state contribution (vesting applies). Employment with the state may qualify you to receive student loan forgiveness under PSLF. Click here for more info: link tohttps://statecareers.mt.gov/_docs/StatewideBenefitsFlyer.pdf NOTICES Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003 - Any person who has been convicted of engaging in or attempting to engage in sexual activity in the community facilitated by force, overt or implied threats of force, or coercion, or is the victim did not consent or was unable to consent or refuse; or any person who has been civilly or administratively adjusted to have engaged in the activity as described are not qualified for this position. Tobacco Free -Use of all tobacco products, including smokeless tobacco products and tobacco substitutes in Department of Corrections buildings, is prohibited. In secure care facilities possession of tobacco products is also prohibited. The Montana Department of Corrections is anEOE/M/F/D/V/SO(Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority, Female, Disabled, Veteran, Sexual Orientation) Master’s degree in a human services field from a nationally accredited university with a relevant major or specialty (counseling, psychology, social work, or a closely related specialty) AND Licensing as a Psychologist, Clinical Social Worker, Professional Counselor (LCSW, LCPC) AND two or more years of direct mental health care providers supervisory/management work experience is necessary. Preference may be given to candidates with correctional mental health care experience. Other equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered on a case-by-case basis. *Job: Healthcare *Title: *Clinical Therapist Supervisor Location: Billings Requisition ID: 21141696

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