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Most employers are reputable and reliable, but the School of Social Work is not in a position to guarantee the professional standing of individual agencies, companies or other employers posting position notices. Applicants should research potential employers as part of the job search process.

Employers: if you would like us to post your opening, send it to: ssw@missouri.edu.

Missouri State Job Opportunities can be viewed at https://apps1.mo.gov/meritregisters/. This site provides information concerning Merit registers that are open for current, future, and ongoing job opportunities within the agencies that comprise the Missouri Merit System. State Employment Information for Job Applicants can be viewed and accessed at: http://oa.mo.gov/human-resources-service-center.

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Arthur Center has openings in the following positions:

  • Psychosocial Rehabilitation Worker II - Arthur Center is seeking applicants for a psychosocial worker to provide direct supervision and support for persons participating in our Wellness Connections program. This includes facilitating group educational, social and leisure activities and documenting progress in an electronic health record. Workers provide transportation as part of the program, so a good driving record is required. Good listening, observational and communication skills are necessary. A basic knowledge of mental illness, intellectual disabilities, and addictions is also required. Knowledge of Illness Management and Recovery and Integrated Dual Disorders Treatment is a plus. The position requires a bachelor degree in a human services field. This is a full-time, benefit eligible position. EOE. Apply today at www.arthurcenter.com.
  • Community Support Specialists - Arthur Center is seeking community support specialists to work in both our Fulton and Mexico location providing support services to adults recovering from mental illness. The successful candidate will have a Bachelor or Master degree in a human services field, experience working with persons with disabilities from a person-centered approach and a familiarity with co-occurring disorders. Must have excellent verbal skills, a good driving record, and reliable transportation. Experience with electronic health records is preferred. This is a full-time, benefit- eligible position. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. EOE. Apply today at www.arthurcenter.com.

Preferred Family Healthcare has openings in the following positions. Please visit https://www.vscyberhosting2.com/preferredfamily/ to learn more and apply.

Location Department Job Title FTPT Posted On
Batesville, AR Health Resources of AR Residential Child Care Worker (RCCW) RFT 7/12/2016
Brookfield, MO Adult - Trenton Peer Specialist RFT 4/25/2016
Creve Coeur, MO Adolescent St L County School Teams Coordinator RFT 8/12/2016
Eldorado, AR Daysping of AR Mental Health Professional (MHP) RFT 8/11/2016
Eldorado, AR Health Resources of AR Community Care Director RFT 8/11/2016
Eldorado, AR Health Resources of AR Family Support Partner II RPT 8/11/2016
Florissant, MO Adolescent St L County Associate Counselor RFT 8/3/2016
Hannibal, MO CPRC - Hannibal Behavioral Health Case Manager Supervisor RFT 7/8/2016
Hannibal, MO CPRC - Hannibal Community Support Specialist RFT 11/13/2015
Hannibal, MO CPRC - Hannibal Community Support Specialist RFT 7/26/2016
Hannibal, MO CPRC - Hannibal CSS Supervisor RFT 7/18/2016
Hannibal, MO CPRC - Hannibal PSR Specialist RFT 6/22/2016
Hannibal, MO- Clarity Healthcare Clarity Healthcare Therapist (LCSW) RFT 4/7/2016
Harrisonville, MO Employment Services Job Coach PRN 8/2/2016
Heber Springs, AR Health Resources of AR Mental Health Professional RFT 8/17/2016
Iola, KS Kansas-Iola Community Mobilizer RPT 7/11/2016
Jefferson City, MO (Adolescent Residential) Adolescent - Jeff City Behavioral Health Technician RPT 9/2/2015
Jefferson City, MO (Adolescent Residential) Adolescent - Jeff City Clinical Supervisor RFT 7/1/2016
Jefferson City, MO (Adolescent Residential) Adolescent - Jeff City Residential Coordinator RFT 7/13/2016
Jefferson City, MO (Adult Residential) Adult - Jeff City Therapist RFT 6/6/2016
Joplin, MO Adolescent-Joplin Counselor RFT 7/22/2016
Joplin, MO Adolescent-Joplin Therapist RFT 7/21/2016
Joplin, MO (Adolescent Residential) Adolescent-Joplin Behavioral Health Technician RFT 8/3/2016
Joplin, MO (Adolescent Residential) Adolescent-Joplin Behavioral Health Technician RPT 8/3/2015
Joplin, MO (Adolescent Residential) Adolescent-Joplin Behavioral Health Technician - Overnight RPT 4/27/2016
Joplin, MO (Adolescent Residential) Adolescent-Joplin Community Support Specialist RFT 8/16/2016
Kansas City, MO (Adolescent Residential) Adolescent - Kansas City Behavioral Health Technician RFT 6/20/2016
Kansas City, MO (Adolescent Residential) Adolescent - Kansas City Community Support Specialist RFT 6/1/2016
Kirksville, MO (Jamison Location) Adolescent - Kirksville Associate Counselor RFT 7/20/2016
Kirksville, MO (Jamison Location) Adolescent - Kirksville Behavioral Health Technician RPT 6/16/2016
Kirksville, MO (Jamison Location) Adolescent - Kirksville Counselor RFT 7/6/2016
Kirksville, MO (Jamison Location) Adolescent - Kirksville Therapist RFT 7/6/2016
Kirksville, MO (Jamison Location) Adult - Kirksville Associate Counselor RFT 8/11/2016
Kirksville, MO (Jamison Location) Adult - Kirksville Behavioral Health Technician RPT 10/6/2015
Kirksville, MO (Jamison Location) Adult - Kirksville Clinical Supervisor RFT 8/11/2016
Kirksville, MO (Jamison Location) Adult - Kirksville Therapist RFT 8/11/2016
Kirksville, MO (LaHarpe Location) Accounting AR Accountant RFT 8/4/2016
Kirksville, MO (LaHarpe Location) Administration Insurance Care Manager RFT 8/4/2016
Kirksville, MO (LaHarpe Location) CPRC - Kirksville Community Support Specialist RFT 8/16/2016
Kirksville, MO (LaHarpe Location) RCF - Kirksville Behavioral Health Technician RPT 8/10/2016
Linn Creek, MO Workforce Partnerships WIOA Administrative Assistant RFT 7/29/2016
Little Rock, AR Health Resources of AR Quality Assurance Clinical Reviewer RFT 8/11/2016
Little Rock, Malvern, & Hot Springs, AR Daysping of AR Regional Director RFT 8/17/2016
Morrilton, AR Daysping of AR Transporter RPT 8/17/2016
Quincy, IL Illinois-Quincy Behavioral Health Technician RPT 9/29/2014
Quincy, IL Illinois-Quincy Therapist RFT 10/6/2015
Russellville, AR Daysping of AR Mental Health Professional RPT 8/17/2016
Site Location Negotiable Administration Program Director-SUD (North Missouri Area) RFT 7/8/2016
Site Location Negotiable Administration Sr Grants Writer RFT 5/12/2016
Site Location Negotiable Adolescent- St. Louis Achieving Resiliency, Responsibility and Recovery Through Creativity (A.R.T.C.) Regional Coordinator-Eastern Region RFT 7/8/2016
Site Location Negotiable Adult - St. Louis Client Outreach Specialist (St Louis Area) RFT 8/9/2016
Site Location Negotiable Clarity Healthcare Insurance Specialist (Hannibal or Kirksville, MO) RFT 6/14/2016
Site Location Negotiable Volunteer/Intern Internships (Bachelors Level/Undergrad) INT 4/2/2015
Site Location Negotiable Volunteer/Intern Practicum Student/Master Level INT 4/2/2015
Springfield, MO Employment Services Case Manager ABI Services RFT 8/8/2016
Springfield, MO Employment Services Case Manager ABI Services RPT 8/8/2016
Springfield, MO Employment Services Chafee Specialist RPT 8/15/2016
Springfield, MO Employment Services Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DHH) Job Developer RFT 8/11/2016
St. Charles, MO Adolescent - St. Charles Behavioral Health Technician RPT 3/3/2014
St. Charles, MO St. Charles TOC Community Support Specialist/Associate Counselor RFT 4/13/2016
St. Joseph, MO Adolescent - St. Joseph Behavioral Health Technician RPT 7/15/2016
St. Joseph, MO Adolescent - St. Joseph Community Support Specialist RFT 8/2/2016
St. Louis, MO (Broadway St Location) Adult - St. Louis Broadway Behavioral Health Technician RFT 5/9/2016
St. Louis, MO (Delmar) Adolescent- St. Louis Behavioral Health Technician RPT 7/6/2016
St. Louis, MO (Northrup Location) Adolescent- St. Louis Behavioral Health Technician RPT 3/3/2014
St. Louis, MO (Northrup Location) Adolescent- St. Louis Community Support Specialist RFT 5/9/2016
Texarkana, AR Daysping of AR Mental Health Professional (MHP) RFT 8/11/2016
Texarkana, AR Daysping of AR Transporter RPT 8/2/2016
Trenton, MO Adult - Trenton Behavioral Health Technician RPT 3/3/2014
Trenton, MO Adult - Trenton Peer Specialist RFT 3/3/2016
Trenton, MO Adult - Trenton Therapist RFT 7/6/2016
Trenton, MO CPRC - Trenton Behavioral Health Case Manager Supervisor RFT 7/5/2016
Trenton, MO CPRC - Trenton PSR Specialist RPT 8/2/2016
Tulsa, OK Dayspring of OK Administrative Assistant RFT 8/9/2016
Union, MO Adolescent - Franklin Co School Teams Coordinator RFT 8/10/2016
West Plains, MO Employment Services Job Coach PRN 7/19/2016
Winfield, KS Adult - Winfield Resid Behavioral Health Technician RPT 3/3/2014
Winfield, KS Adult - Winfield Resid Counselor RFT 4/4/2016
Winfield, KS Adult - Winfield Resid Residential Coordinator RFT 7/25/2016

The Bert Nash Center, in Lawrence, KS has openings in the following positions:

  • Child and Family Services Therapist - the primary responsibility of this position will be to provide outcome-based interventions to meet the mental health needs of children and families in Douglas County. This will include conducting systematic assessments, developing a diagnoses and analyses of symptoms within the ecological contexts, and formulating plans for change with the families or guardians. The CFS Therapist will work to identify and overcome barriers to treatment by providing services at times most likely to promote engagement when possible and by delivering services in the home and community when appropriate. In addition, this position will implement interventions that target the changes needed utilizing measureable outcomes. Qualifications: Licensed Qualified Mental Health Professional that requires a master’s degree from an accredited school and being licensed or licensable by the Behavioral Sciences Board in Kansas. All job offers are contingent upon a successful completion of a background check.
  • Working to Recognize Alternative Possibilities (WRAP) Therapist - this position will provide prevention, education outreach and clinical activities to at-risk children attending Douglas County public schools. The WRAP program is designed to help children and families achieve success at school. Specific duties will include screening, referral and case management to help youth access relevant services. The WRAP Therapist will also provide direct services, including crisis intervention, therapeutic interventions, assessment, support services, and follow-up. This position will work closely with school personnel and other team leaders to coordinate intervention strategies. Qualifications: this position requires a master’s degree in psychology or social work and a Kansas license in one of these disciplines. Experience in working with juveniles and families in clinical interventions and experience working with school personnel strongly preferred. Flexibility in assigned working hours, strong organizational skills, and exceptional oral and written communications skills are required. All job offers are contingent upon a successful completion of a background check.

Apply: For best consideration, please complete an online application as soon as possible at www.bertnash.org/careers.

The 12th Judicial Circuit (Audrain, Montgomery and Warren Counties) is seeking a circuit victim advocate. This position involves understanding, explaining & participating in the criminal justice system on behalf of victims, providing services to victims of crime & crime-impacted families in the Circuit. Ideal candidate is inquisitive, curious, motivated and able to function independently on assigned tasks in a high-volume, stressful work environment. Travel required. BS in social sciences, equivalent work experience related to criminal justice, case management, or social work preferred. Applicants accepted until August 25, 2016 by e-mail to jshellabarger@audraincounty.org by sending cover letter and resume. See full position info on Twitter at @AudrainCoPA.

St. Raymond's Society is seeking a full-time client services coordinator. St. Raymond’s Society is an interfaith, non-profit organization that partners with pregnant and newly parenting mothers to move them toward self-sufficiency. It is a multi-faceted program, including transitional homes in Jefferson City and Columbia, Missouri.

Responsibilities:

  • Assists each resident in the development of a personalized program towards self-sufficiency
  • Meets with each resident weekly to work on goal setting and goal attainment
  • Coordinates weekly House Meeting
  • Serves as regular presence in the house providing accountability, support, and compliance with rules
  • Participates in Monthly Board Evaluations of residents
  • Facilitates access to Community Resources (GED classes, counseling, job training, etc.)
  • Manages resident finances (Savings Deposits, Baby Bucks)
  • Provides transportation as needed
  • Establishes weekly chore assignments, and checks daily for completion
  • Interacts with referring agencies and conducts intake interviews for potential residents
  • Assists residents with move-in and move-out transitions
  • Provide assistance to small number of community clients
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications: Four year degree in Social Work, or related field. Master’s degree preferred. Extensive experience in client services, case management and/or counseling required.

Full-time with flexible schedule. Compensation wil be 30K. Will be provided with cell phone.

To apply: send resume, cover letter, and two professional references to maryc@srshelp.org OR:

St. Raymond’s Society
P.O. Box 105554
Jefferson City, MO 65110

Reality House is seeking a part-time mental health counselor. Candidate must be detail oriented, have thorough knowledge of utilization of Microsoft Office Software, (including Access Program, but not required).

Responsibilities:

  • Providing Individual/Group Counseling
  • Mental Health Counseling
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Possible Family Counseling
  • End of Month Billing Reports

Qualifications

  • Masters in Psychology/Sociology
  • Must be current with LCSW or LPC. At least (2) years experience and credentials for Mental Health Counseling.
  • Marital and Family Therapy credentials preferred.
  • Must be 21 yrs old
  • Employment Verification
  • Education Verification
  • Able to Pass UA Screening
  • Personal References

Apply by filling out online application at www.realityhouse.org or by e-mailing resume to Human Resources at wright@realityhouse.org.

Clark Community Mental Health Center is seeking a full-time intensive in-home services case manager for their office located in Greene County, MO. This is a position for highly motivated and independent people with a strong desire to impact change with families and children involved in the child welfare system. Services are focused on maintaining children in the home in an effort to avoid foster care, relative care, residential care, etc. due to a large variety of reasons including substance abuse, mental health, unsanitary living, domestic violence, parenting, physical/sexual/emotional abuse, neglect, etc. It is a great opportunity to work with diverse populations and and many different intervention techniques.

Applicants must hold a bachelor's degree in social work, psychology, or a related human services field AND have two years experience with children and families. Resumes can be sent to Jennifer Shaffer at shafferj@clarkmentalhealth.com.

Lincoln University, in Jefferson City, Missouri, is seeking an assistant professor of social work.

Responsibilities:

Program coordinator for Field Education and Assistant Professor of Social Work. Administer the field education program for the SW Program at Lincoln University, including field placement development, planning, monitoring, tracking, implementation, orientations, training's and evaluation for approximately 15 students. Responsibilities include a .5 FTE teaching load (typically one field seminar course per year with travel to field sites) student advisement, governance, service, committee work and two others courses(.5 FTE) in the spring semester and teaching four courses in the fall. The Program Coordinator of Field Education will report to Director of the SW Program and to the chairperson of the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences.

Qualifications:

Required: MSW from a CSWE accredited program. Applicant must demonstrate excellent interpersonal, written and verbal skills; have good organizational and administrative skills. Experience in establishing professional relationships, partnerships and collaborations and network with community organization and agencies are a must. Demonstrated teaching proficiency and experience working with culturally diverse populations is highly recommended.

Preferred: It is preferred that the candidate have experience teaching field instruction, be knowledgeable about field site/internship development and demonstrate community and professional service experience.

Submit a Lincoln University Employment application form, cover letter, resume or curriculum vitae, transcripts, and a list of 5 references (name and contact information) to: Human Resource Services, Lincoln University, 101 Young Hall, PO Box 29, Jefferson City, MO 65102-0029 or email: HRS@lincolnu.edu. Lincoln University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/ADA employer.

Lincoln University, in Jefferson City, Missouri, is seeking an assistant/associate professor of social work.

Responsibilities:

Teach four 3 credit hour undergraduate level Social Work classes per semester. Will advise and mentor Social Work students, maintaining weekly office hours. Is expected to fully participate in university meetings, committees, convocations. Be effective at promoting Social Work program to incoming and potential students. Represent the Social Work program in the community.

Qualifications:

DSW or MSW in Social Work from an accredited institution. Experience working in a multicultural community desirable.

Submit a Lincoln University Employment application form, cover letter, resume or curriculum vitae, transcripts, and a list of 5 references (name and contact information) to: Human Resource Services, Lincoln University, 101 Young Hall, PO Box 29, Jefferson City, MO 65102-0029 or email: HRS@lincolnu.edu. Lincoln University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/ADA employer.

Lighthouse Counseling Center, in Moberly, is seeking a LCSW, LPC, or provisionally licensed individual. Work hours, days and clients are all flexible. Referrals are ready to be seen. For more details, please e-mail Ann at lighthouse123@sbcglobal.net.

Compass Health has openings for the following positions:

Jefferson City:

  • Community Support Specialist - organized, compassionate candidates needed for our outpatient clinic to connect individuals with chronic mental illness to community resources and teach life skills individually as well as in a group setting. Req. BA/BS in Social Work or related degree.
  • Therapists - for a variety of programs and settings in Jefferson City. Outpatient mental health, children’s openings. LCSW/LPsy or provisional licensure required.
  • Assertive Community Team Leader - seeking an LCSW to provide supervision of ACT team for transitional aged young adults, previous supervision experience helpful. Team oriented, ability to outreach and partner in community necessary. Strong assessment, clinical, organizational and computer skills needed.

Columbia:

  • Program Director - responsible for maintaining quality programming for our adolescent residential addiction recovery program. Able to provide clinical direction to all staff. Must enjoy working with youth and families. LCSW/LPC or substance abuse certification preferred.
  • Counselor/Counselor Trainee - self starter, Experience in providing Substance Abuse counseling in our residential treatment center for women. Excellent communication and assessment skills. Participate in team meetings, collaborate with team members, competent in electronic documentation, treatment planning, and provision of crisis intervention when needed. LPC/LCSW or substance abuse certification or provisional licensure required.
  • Outpatient Therapist - provide substance abuse and mental health counseling in a variety of settings, including clinic, school, and partnering community agencies. MSW/LMSW or licensure required. Licensure supervision available.
  • Addiction Recovery Technicians - provide support and supervision for our residential treatment centers. Observation, behavior medication, group education and transportation as needed. Flexible, PRN/on-call positions open. Days, evenings, overnights and weekend shifts. Must have valid driver’s license, good driving record, and ability to obtain a Class E license in 90 days. HS Diploma/GED preferred. 2-day orientation required.
  • Community Support Specialist - responsible for planning, developing and implementing community based substance use/behavioral health prevention programming for youth ages from 12-17years. Outpatient population for the Parachute Program. Req. BA/BS in Social Work or related degree. Day travel/evenings required.

For more information about these positions or to apply online, visit compasshealthhome.org. E-mail resume for consideration to: employmentcentral@pbhc.org.

Oxford HealthCare is seeking a PRN medical social worker for their Columbia, MO office. Responsibilities include evaluating patients, providing ongoing instruction, counseling and support of patient and family members. Introduce applicable referral service options to patients. Masters degree from School of Social Work accredited by the Council on Social Work. One year experience in home care setting preferred. Must have ability to provide reliable transportation as required by nature of the position. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled

Apply online

Family Health Center is seeking a LCSW for behavioral health consultant role to provide behavioral and mental health interventions to children, adolescents, adults, and families in primary health care setting to improve psychosocial functioning. Full-time, benefits. Send resume to Family Health Center, 1001 West Worley, Columbia MO 65203 or Apply online at www.fhcmo.org or jobs@fhcmo.org or fax to (573) 814-2784 EOE. See www.fhcmo.org/employment-opportunities/ for more information.

Mark Twain Behavioral Health is seeking a master's level clinician. This full-time position is for a clinical social worker (MSW, LCSW) for individual and family therapy, as well as some inter-agency collaboration projects and will be based out of the Kirksville office. Master's degree in social work or licensed clinical social worker with a current Missouri license is required.

Please send cover letter and resume to:

Mark Twain Behavioral Health
Angela Caraway, MSW, LCSW, CRAADC
Chief Operating Officer
105 Pfeiffer Avenue
Kirksville, MO 63501

See http://www.mtbh.org/employment.html for more information.


Mark Twain Behavioral Health is seeking a mental health professional. This contractual position will be PRN for as-needed employment to rotate on-call after hours providing service to Kirksville and surrounding counties. The qualified candidate will have a master's level degree in a mental health related field or registered nurse with a minimum of one year psychiatric crisis experience.

Please send cover letter and resume to:

Mark Twain Behavioral Health
Angela Caraway, MSW, LCSW, CRAADC
Chief Operating Officer
105 Pfeiffer Avenue
Kirksville, MO 63501

See http://www.mtbh.org/employment.html for more information.

The Northeast Missouri Health Council is seeking a a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) to provide a continuum of mental health treatments by screening, assisting, and diagnosing at-risk patients. Candidate must be able to provide crisis intervention (including risk assessments and counseling) to emotionally disturbed patients. Must utilize resources to address social and emotional factors related to the patient’s health care problems, as well as provide counseling and behavioral/mental health treatment services to all patients. Must ensure individualized treatment plans are completed in a timely manner. Position requires consulting other human/social services for purposes of referral, if necessary. Qualified candidates must hold a Master of Social Work degree. Candidate must enjoy the opportunity to work alongside physicians and other healthcare professionals. Excellent written and oral communication skills, including preparation of narrative reports required.

Qualified candidates should apply on-line at www.nmhcinc.org.

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