Hotline Qualified Mental Health Professional
Austin, TX 
Posted 2 months ago
Job Description
Hotline Qualified Mental Health Professional

Job Number:19-466-8204

Education:Graduated from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree with a majorspecialization in Human/Behavioral/Social Services or related field is required.

Description:Integral Care's Call Center is the first contactand representation of Integral Care by phone to the public, consumers and providers. Callscoming into Integral Care's main phone numbers as well as calls from contract partnersare answered by Call Center staff 24/7, including holidays. The QMHP'sprimary purpose is to handle crisis calls by providing telephonic crisisintervention services and risk assessments, to complete initial screenings,provide information about Integral Care services, provide community referralsand support, link callers with the appropriate service providers, and assistwith scheduling appointments. These duties are completed with a focus oncustomer care, wherein staff will find ways to best meet the needs of clients.These job duties are performed under the supervision of an LPHA. The QMHP hasmoderate latitude for the exercise of independent judgment in most tasksperformed, and works closely with a multitude of community partners, includingbut not limited to APD, TCSO, medical facilities, and schools.

Direct client care experience in mental health assessments, diagnosis, and treatment is preferred. Experience incustomer service is required.Experience intervening in crisis situation, as well as addressing severe andpersistent mental health challenges is required. Bilingual fluency in Spanish preferred.

License(s):Current and valid Texas driver's license and a clean driving record required.

Hours:Full-Time, Varies.

Salary:Starting Qualified MentalHealth Professional (QMHP) salary is at $38,479-$40,739 based on education, butinternal applicants are subject to Integral Care's QMHP career ladder.

Integral Care strives to maintain a diverse workforce. We encourage all to apply, including those who have knowledge and/or experience working with underserved populations, including Asian and Pacific Islander, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, and LGBTQA communities.

For specific positions, additional compensation may be available to those who are bilingual in both English and one of the following languages: Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, Korean, or Burmese. (PM16)

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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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