Mobile Crisis Outreach Counselors
Cedar Rapids, IA
Part-Time Mobile Crisis Outreach Counselors
Foundation 2 is a mission-driven organization that exemplifies professionalism and excellence in the delivery of crisis intervention. Apply today to become a part of our team.
Description: The Mobile Crisis Outreach (MCO) team provides mental health crisis services around-the-clock, 365 days a year for children, adults and families. The MCO team is called following the initial contact with our phone crisis counselors to be dispatched to locations within a one hour radius for face-to-face crisis counseling in homes, schools and other settings throughout the community. On call, dispatch, and training compensation is provided. Counselors can choose between morning, afternoon, evening, and overnight shifts 7 days a week.
Qualifications: Bachelor's' degree with 30 semester hours or equivalent in a human services field and 2 years related experience. Candidates must possess a valid driver's license and be insurable by Foundation 2's automobile insurance company and pass all background checks. Must be willing to work weekend on-call shifts.
Example of an employee: Jane works full-time at another local agency, but she enjoys the opportunity to work at Foundation 2 with a team of mental health professionals at the time and place where a crisis situation unfolds. Jane works on-call from 6-midnight on Tuesdays and Saturdays. She earns $2.50 per hour that she is on-call; $31.84 when she is completing work related to a crisis call; and $11.39 when she attends monthly meetings and training. She earns $37.14 when she completes work related to a crisis call on a holiday.
Interested persons should complete our employment application on the Foundation 2 website at www.foundation2.org, under Current Job Openings and send it along with a cover letter and your resume via mail or email to:
Foundation 2, Inc.
1714 Johnson Ave NW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
Questions should be directed to Drew at (319-247-0030)
Resumes accepted until position filled.
Foundation 2 is an equal opportunity employer.