Mental Health Professional for Older Adults – MSW

NewBridge is a non-profit organization that helps provide older adults a bridge to successful aging. Our agency provides a wide variety of services
and programs primarily for low-income individuals, aged 60 and older. We are seeking a full-time MSW Mental Health Professional who is passionate
about helping older adults thrive and has experience and relatability in racially diverse settings. This position is part of the Mental Health Resources Team who supports older adults in the Dane County case management program with mental health needs and helps access community resources to meet their needs,
thereby enabling these older adults to continue living in their own homes.

Primary Duties:

  • Provide in-home assessments to make diagnoses and treatment plans using standardized assessment/screen tools and measures to
    assess mental health needs.
  • Implement a client-centered mental health service plan, working with the assigned focal point case manager.
  • Attend doctor’s appointments and provide advocacy for clients’ needs.
  • Consult with focal point case managers on clients.
  • Community advocacy, education and trainings.


  • Master’s Degree in Social Work with Mental Health emphasis
  • Licensed by the State of Wisconsin
  • Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) training and experience.
  • Capacity to organize large amounts of information and manage complex situations to achieve program and client objectives.
  • Experience working with older adults, case management, crisis systems, individuals with substance abuse.
  • Ability to develop and maintain the program; create systems, policies, procedures.
  • Ability to embrace different perspectives and life experiences.
  • Proficient in computer skills, specifically with Google Workspace or a willingness to learn.
  • Have a working knowledge of and refer to community mental health therapists, testing and psychiatry.


  • Driver’s license with access to a reliable personal vehicle
  • Automobile insurance
  • Reliable personal vehicle
  •  Criminal/caregiver/credit screening
  • A writing sample and/or computer assessment may be required during the interview


  • 40 hours per week
  • No weekends, holidays or on-call

Salary and Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Benefits Package $8,000/year
  • Mileage Reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off
  • Staff Engagement Opportunities

Position will remain open until filled.
How to Apply (2 Options)
We require either a resume or a NewBridge job application which is available on our website. You may either email or mail NewBridge, Attn: Deb, 1625 Northport Dr., #125, Madison, WI 53704 your resume or application.