The Evening Shift Coordinator is a licensed (LPC or LCSW) staff member
who provides admissions support by taking referrals, screening individuals for
admission to the Crisis Stabilization Unit, scheduling admissions, and meeting
face to face with the individual upon arrival to complete necessary admissions
assessments. This position will also provide some group and individual
counseling. The Coordinator also provides guidance and support to evening staff
including nurses, residential assistants, recovery/peer specialists and
The schedule is:
Tues, Thurs, Fri: 3 PM - 11:30 PM; Wednesdays:
2 PM - 10:30 PM
The Crisis Stabilization and Detox Unit (CSU) provides short-term (3 to
15 day) in-patient stabilization for individuals who have symptoms of mental
illness that could, if not addressed, result in a need for hospitalization.
This service also offers medically supervised detoxification from alcohol and other drugs. Those needing both
detoxification and support for symptoms of mental illness are served. Services
are provided in a recovery-oriented environment, and include skills training,
psychiatric care, 12-step recovery groups on-site, and discharge planning to
assure continuity of care in transitioning to outpatient services.
LPC or LCSW License: This
position requires an active, unrestricted license as a Licensed Professional
Counselor (LPC) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW).
Experience: Minimum of two years experience
working with adults with mental health, substance use disorders, or
co-occurring disorders and developmental disabilities.
Skills: Skills in
collaboration and communication in support of a well functioning
multi-disciplinary team, the ability to de-escalate challenging client
behaviors. Leadership, supervision, mentoring and coaching skills.
Good Driving Record: Candidates must have a valid Virginia
driver's license with a safe driving record (no more than two moving violations
in the last three years AND no criminal violations in the last five years).
work at BRBH?
Blue Ridge Behavioral
Healthcare (BRBH) is one of forty Community Services Boards
established under the Code of Virginia to provide comprehensive services for
individuals who have mental health disorders, developmental disability, or
substance use disorders. We are charged also with continuously monitoring
and evaluating our services to ensure their cost effectiveness and
applicability to current citizen needs. BRBH operates multiple programs
throughout the Roanoke Valley with over 400 employees working to provide or
support our services. We are proud to have served our community for over 45
Ridge Behavioral Healthcare maintains a drug-free workplace and equal
opportunity employment. This position is located in Roanoke, VA.
About this company
Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare (BRBH) is one of the forty Community Services Boards in Virginia that are responsible for providing comprehensive quality services in mental health, intellectual disability, and substance use disorders, as well as monitoring and evaluating such services to ensure their cost effectiveness and applicability to citizen needs. BRBH has multiple programs in operation throughout the Roanoke Valley with about 400 employees working to provide these services. We have been serving our community for over thirty-five years.
Location/Region: Roanoke, VA (US - 24157)