Careers

Our Mission: providing opportunities for growth and change that promote health and well-being in our communities.

We value people, excellence, stewardship, innovation, recovery, diversity, and principled and visionary leadership.

 

The Center for Mental Health is dedicated to offering employees an exceptional work environment, and offers competitive salary and benefits.

 

The Center for Mental Health (Midwestern Colorado Mental Health Center) is an approved site for Student Loan Repayment Assistance with the Colorado Health Services Corps and the National Health Services Corps.

 

Culture of Wellness

Our staff work in a culture of wellness where we intentionally bring out the best in ourselves and others by:

  • Seeing everyone’s strengths
  • Supporting and encouraging one another
  • Celebrating staff, accomplishments and diversity
  • Respecting ourselves and others
  • Listening to each other
  • Creating an environment of healthy and positive relationships and community partnerships
  • Believing everyone wants to be great
  • Being passionate about our mission and having fun in the process

Continuous professional development

  • Clinical and professional training
  • Licensure supervision
  • Management training
  • Growth opportunities

 

Benefits include:

  • Medical insurance (starting at 30 hours per week)
  • Life/ADD (starting at 30 hours per week)
  • Paid vacation and holidays (prorated benefit starting at 20 hours per week)
  • Smoke free environment (all employees)
  • 401(k) retirement match (all employees)
  • EAP (all employees)
  • Wellness Program (all employees)

CENTER 2014 BENEFIT SUMMARY

 

For immediate employment consideration

  • Download application for employment
  • E-mail your resume, cover letter and completed application to careers@centermh.org; or
  • Fax your application package to to 970-252-3208; or
  • Mail to PO Box 1208, Montrose, CO 81402

Current Job Postings: 

 

OMFA Program Manager

Collaborates with the Director of Community Programs in recruiting and hiring program personnel, subject to required review and approval. Provides clinical and administrative supervision to assigned personnel. Accomplishes program staff strategies by determining accountabilities; communicating and enforcing values, policies, and procedures; carrying out staff selection, orientation, training, coaching, counseling, discipline, and communication methods following Center policies, procedures, and expectations; planning, monitoring, appraising, and reviewing job contributions. Directs practices and objectives that will provide a Mission-oriented, high performance culture that emphasizes empowerment, quality, productivity and standards, customer service, problem solving, and implementing change. Assures that there is regular clinical case supervision and administrative staff meetings sufficient in frequency, length and structure in accordance with the Center’s standards. Monitors staff compliance with clinical record keeping and quality assurance requirements and the submission of statistical and activity reports.

  • Full time
  • Graduate degree in one of the recognized mental health professions with three (3) years post graduate experience and one year administrative experience required
  • Priority will be given to prior work experience with SPMI population
  • Colorado State License or License eligible
  • Psychosocial education and training preferred
  • Adheres to Colorado laws and Center's policies of confidentiality
  • Salary range $60,000-72,000 depending on relevant experience

To view a complete job description, please click here. To apply please forward a cover letter, resume and completed job application to careers@centermh.org or fax to 970-252-3208.

Employment Application (PDF fillable format)

Employment Application (Word fillable format)

 

JBBS Case Manager - Montrose/Delta

Provides life skills groups, referral and linkages to inmates at the Montrose and Delta jails. Collaborates with clinical and psychiatric staff and with community agencies. Assists inmates in successfully transitioning to communities.

  • Full-time
  • Bachelors level degree required
  • Experience providing mental health treatment or human services case management
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of an interdisciplinary team
  • Adheres to Colorado laws and Center's policies of confidentiality
  • Salary range $30,000-34,000 depending on relevant experience

To view a complete job description, please click here. To apply please forward a cover letter, resume and completed job application to careers@centermh.org or fax to 970-252-3208.

Employment Application (PDF fillable format)

Employment Application (Word fillable format)

 

THERAPIST - Montrose

Delivers and documents individual, group, family therapy, crisis intervention and case management services. These services may be delivered in the office or within the community. Conducts mental health status examinations and diagnostic assessment to establish differential diagnosis and treatment plans. Works with client and their systems to identify treatment goals and objectives.

  • Full-time
  • Masters level degree required
  • One year post grad experience preferred
  • Colorado State License or License Eligible
  • Training in conducting mental health status assessments to establish differential diagnosis and treatment plans
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of an interdisciplinary team
  • Adheres to Colorado laws and Center's policies of confidentiality
  • Salary range w/out CO License $37,000-42,000 depending on licensure, certification and relevant experience
  • Salary range w/ CO License $43,000-51,000 depending on licensure, certification and relevant experience

To view a complete job description, please click here. To apply please forward a cover letter, resume and completed job application to careers@centermh.org or fax to 970-252-3208.

Employment Application (PDF fillable format)

Employment Application (Word fillable format)

 

INTEGRATED CARE THERAPIST - Olathe, River Valley Family Health Center

Delivers and documents individual, group, family therapy, crisis intervention and case management services. These services may be delivered in the office or within the community. Conducts mental health status examinations and diagnostic assessment to establish differential diagnosis and treatment plans. Works with school and OCHC staff to coordinate care of clients.

  • Full-time
  • Masters level degree required
  • Fluency in Spanish preferred, English required
  • Experience in a school based program and/or primary care preferred
  • Colorado State License or License Eligible
  • Training in conducting mental health status assessments to establish differential diagnosis and treatment plans
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of an interdisciplinary team
  • Adheres to Colorado laws and Center's policies of confidentiality
  • Salary range w/out CO License $37,000-42,000 depending on licensure, certification and relevant experience
  • Salary range w/ CO License $43,000-51,000 depending on licensure, certification and relevant experience

To view a complete job description, please click here. To apply please forward a cover letter, resume and completed job application to careers@centermh.org or fax to 970-252-3208.

Employment Application (PDF fillable format)

Employment Application (Word fillable format)

 

EARLY CHILDHOOD SPECIALIST - Montrose

Serves as the subject-matter expert and lead for the Early Childhood Mental Health Program.  Provides outreach to preschools, daycare center and Pediatricians to identify non-medicaid children ages 0-5 with behavioral health disorders.  Provides consultation to families, preschools and medical staff, both within the Center and to external providers.

  • Full-time
  • Masters level degree required with emphasis on children's mental health
  • Two years post grad experience providing services to children preferred
  • Working knowledge of developmental assessment
  • Training in conducting mental health status assessments to establish differential diagnosis and treatment plans
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of an interdisciplinary team
  • Adheres to Colorado laws and Center's policies of confidentiality
  • Salary range $37,000-51,000 depending on licensure, certification and relevant experience

To view a complete job description, please click here. To apply please forward a cover letter, resume and completed job application to careers@centermh.org or fax to 970-252-3208.

Employment Application (PDF fillable format)

Employment Application (Word fillable format)

 

SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER THERAPIST - Montrose/Delta

Position utilizes a variety of treatment, educational, and evaluative approaches to work with a diverse population of clients with substance use disorder issues. This may include services in the jail, DUI classes, Drug Court, and other community/grant projects.

  • Full-time
  • Masters level degree required
  • CAC II and/or LPC preferred
  • Experience in providing treatment for substance use disorders
  • Working knowledge of treatment approaches and application of clinical skills
  • Ability to provide services at Center facilities, schools, jails, emergency rooms and client homes. This may necessitate travel within the community.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of an interdisciplinary team
  • May need to develop a flexible work schedule to provide services to clients when Center offices are not open or fully staffed
  • Adheres to Colorado laws and Center's policies of confidentiality
  • Salary range $37,000-51,000 depending on licensure, certification and relevant experience

To view a complete job description, please click here. To apply please forward a cover letter, resume and completed job application to careers@centermh.org or fax to 970-252-3208.

Employment Application (PDF fillable format)

Employment Application (Word fillable format)

 

PSYCHIATRIC ADVANCED NURSE PRACTITIONER/CHILD-ADOLESCENT EXPERIENCE: Montrose Outpatient Office
Participates with multi-disciplinary team to provide comprehensive psychiatric nursing services to clients of the Center and to serve in consulting capacity to agency staff and other health care providers.

  • Full-time
  • Masters Degree in Nursing
  • Licensed Registered Nurse in the State of Colorado/Advanced Practice Nurse or other Compact state
  • Certified Clinical Specialist in Adult Psychiatric and/or Child-Adolescent Specialist and Mental Health Nursing
  • Ability to provide services to children and adolescents required
  • Prescriptive Authority for Advanced Practice Nurses according to the requirements stipulated by state requirements, maintain Drug Enforcement Agency number, and have experience with drugs relevant to the scope of practice
  • Minimum two years psychiatric experience
  • Advanced knowledge of the principles of psychiatric nursing
  • Ability to travel from site to site, including client's homes
  • Conducts diagnostic evaluations for new clients and conducts regular follow-up sessions for enrolled clients
  • Consults with other health care providers and collaborates with care managers
  • Adheres to Colorado laws and Center policies of confidentiality
  • Salary range $83,000-104,000 depending on relevant experience PLUS benefits
  • Excellent benefits

To view a complete job description, please click here. To apply, send cover letter, resume and job application to careers@centermh.org

Employment Application (PDF fillable format)

Employment Application (Word fillable format)

 

 

Jobs are open until filled unless otherwise noted. The Center is dedicated to the principles of equal employment opportunity. We prohibit unlawful discrimination against applicants or employees on the basis of age 40 and over, race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other applicable status protected by state or local law. Employment with the The Center for Mental Health is At-Will. The Center or the employee may terminate the employment relationship at any time, without reason or notice. 

Applications are only accepted for open positions. The Center for Mental Health does not hold unsolicited applications for future openings. Successful applicants will be subject to background checks and verification of eligibility to work in the United States through the federal E-Verify system. EOE/M/F/D/V

Degree Based Internships

 

Application for Internship

The Center supports degree-based internships in our outpatient clinics. For more information, please contact Marge Hanna, HR Director, at mhanna@centermh.org.

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