Designated Crisis Responder (DCR)- San Juan- Fulltime
Company: Compass Health
Location: Friday Harbor
Posted on: July 30, 2022
Designated Crisis Responder (DCR) - Fulltime (40hrs)
San Juan- Friday Harbor
Compass Health is currently looking for a Designated Crisis
Responder (DCR) for our MCOT/Emergency Services program in San Juan
The Mobile Crisis Outreach Team (MCOT) is a community-based
outreach team with the ability to respond to and provide crisis
services in the community (e.g., homes, schools, shelters). The
Team serves adults, adolescents, and children who are experiencing
behavioral health (mental health and/or substance use) crisis
regardless of their funding source. MCOT offers short-term crisis
intervention and prevention services utilizing strength-based,
solution-focused, culturally competent, trauma-informed, and
MCOT consists of a team of behavioral health professionals,
including mental health professionals, certified peer counselors,
and chemical dependency professionals collaborating with the
individual in crisis and their family members to develop a plan to
get through the current crisis, manage future crises, and move
What you will be performing
The DCR provides crisis intervention mental health services to
persons of all ages experiencing acute behavioral health issues and
when appropriate evaluate for involuntary detention. These services
will be provided primarily in community settings to individuals who
are in crisis or for whom a crisis episode is deemed to be
imminent. This position will also provide support and backup to
team members as needed.
What you will be carrying along
MA/MS/MSW Degree in a Behavioral Science related field.
Current Washington State Licensure or equivalent in Social Work,
Marriage & Family Therapy, or Mental Health Counseling
Qualifies as a Mental Health Professional (MHP) as defined by
Experience in medical, mental health or social services field
Demonstrated knowledge and experience with Evidence-Based
Practices, or interest and ability to learn.
Individuals who do not already hold a license or associate license
through the Washington State Department of Health must submit
Agency Affiliated Counselor application upon hire and be approved
by the DOH.
Proof of Hepatitis B vaccination within 10 days of hire.
Valid Washington State Driver's License required including vehicle
and appropriate insurance, if applicable.
What you will be sharing
Ability to attend the DCR Academy by the time of the first annual
Familiarity with RCW 71.05 and 71.34 preferred.
What we will be offering
As the regions largest non-profit community behavioral healthcare
organization, we have been serving our clients and our communities
for over 110 years. Our commitment to care doesnt stop with our
clients though, as we take pride in offering our employees the
opportunity to work in a culture that promotes learning, growth,
and advancement as well as a focus on employee satisfaction and
(benefits pro-rated for part time employees)
Medical, dental, and vision insurance at NO COST to Full-time
16 days of paid vacation the first year
12 sick days with great wellness day
13 paid holidays 11 regular and 2 that you choose
Professional funds and paid education leave
Up to 2% match for the 403B Retirement plan after the first
Automatic additional pay raises when you have your 1st & 3rd
anniversary with Compass!
And much, much more!!
Compass Health is the regions largest private, non-profit
organization providing mental health and chemical dependency
services in Island, San Juan, Skagit, Snohomish, and Whatcom
counties of Western Washington. We provide quality creative
services to children, families and adults in a variety of
outpatient, residential and inpatient settings. We have been
serving our clients and our communities for over 110 years, though
our commitment to care doesnt stop with our clients as we take
pride in offering our employees the opportunity to work in a
culture that promotes learning, growth, and advancement. We
maintain a focus on employee satisfaction and work/life balance,
which includes competitive compensation and benefits programs.
Please visit our website for more information:
Compass Health promotes equal treatment and equal employment
opportunity to all applicants and employees regardless of race,
creed, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, marital status,
sexual minority status, sexual orientation, veteran status, or
disability unless based on a bona fide occupational
Governor Inslees Proclamation 21-14.2 requires employees of
healthcare institutions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19
unless a medical or religious exemption is approved. Being fully
vaccinated means that an individual is at least two weeks past
their final dose of an authorized COVID-19 vaccine regimen. As a
condition of employment, newly hired employees will be required to
provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccination or have an approved
medical or religious exemption.
Job Title: DCR
Program: 500-33500 MCOT
Location: San Juan- Friday Harbor
Hours: Full-Time (Wednesday-Saturday & Sunday- Wednesday 10hr
Wage: $27.24-$43.05/hr DOE
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