Crisis Worker/Overnight

Organization: Journey Mental Health Center

Location: Madison, WI

We have an opening for a Crisis Worker/Overnight in our Emergency Services Unit program! The Crisis Worker/Overnight (CSI) position is responsible for providing a wide array of culturally sensitive, recovery oriented, trauma sensitive, direct clinical services provided in conjunction with other staff. Services provided by this position may include assessment, treatment planning, referrals and case management. The Crisis Worker/Overnight is responsible for providing culturally sensitive emergency mental health assessments and interventions for children, youth and adults. Assessments are based on an understanding not only of client symptoms, but also of strengths and social/cultural resources. These strengths and resources will be taken into account and utilized as appropriate to assist the individual’s return to a more optimal level of functioning.This position involves mobility throughout the community and working rotating shifts, including overnight on-call shifts as necessary to enable the program to operate 24 hours a day, seven days as week, 365 days a year. This is a new position with the expectation that the crisis worker be willing to work a minimum of three overnight shifts a week.

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