For you, the passion and dedication with which you serve defines who you are, not just what you do. It is the force that drives you to provide care, and the same passion with which our people live their lives, and in turn, share their culture.
As a member of Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation in Bethel, Alaska, you’ll be entrusted with ensuring the health and vitality of a culture whose history is as rich and storied as the land they inhabit. Your clinical skills will be challenged to grow as you service the medical needs of over 50 rural communities. Your spirit will be rewarded with the generous compassion that they will share with you in return. Come and experience our culture of care.
This position is located in one of the Subregional Areas: Aniak, Emmonak, St. Marys, Toksook Bay and Hooper Bay and travels to all villages assigned to the specific subregional area to provide clinical and clinical supervision to the Behavioral Health Aides in those villages. Conduct behavioral health evaluations of individuals who suffer mental disturbances or present with a wide range of emotional disturbances. Initiates the provision of services depending on the outcome of the evaluation. The clinician would also provide care management services, referral, and advocacy, as recommended in the assessment.
To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform each essential job element satisfactorily. The components listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Master’s degree in Social Work, Psychology, or Nursing with a specialty in Mental Health. Clinical supervisory experience preferred.
Two (3) years clinical experience providing various behavioral health direct services performed at a satisfactory level
Experience in a cross-cultural setting, preferably with Native American cultures
Appropriate State of Alaska licensure required or must be able to obtain it within 3 months of hire
Computer literacy required
Generous PTO – beginning at 4.5 weeks
Ten paid holidays
Comprehensive healthcare coverage
Life and Disability Insurance
Flexible Spending Account
School loan repayment eligibility
Tort Claims coverage
Employee Wellness Center
YKHC applies Alaska Native/American Indian (under PL 93-638), EEO, and Veteran Preferences. Under federal and state laws, YKHC performs criminal history and background checks to ensure customers are protected.
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For more information, please contact YKHC Recruitment at: 1-800-478-8905.