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Justice Involved Behavioral Health Care Coordinator

Job Details

Mental Health Center - Jackson Co. - Maquoketa, IA
Master's degree
Up to 10%
First Shift
Nonprofit - Social Services


Sign-on bonus of up to $1,000 available!

Located in Maquoketa, IA


Your Responsibilities

As a Behavioral Health Care Coordinator, for Hillcrest Family Service’s MHC-Dubuque County, your primary responsibilities include working within the Eastern Iowa Region completing mental health screens and assessments for individuals who are incarcerated and/or involved with the court system. In addition, you will:

  • Make appropriate referrals to care, and provide short-term case coordination & follow-up to individuals
  • Provide direct community based (in the field) mental health assessments, intervention, and consultation to individuals identified by the court system as in need of potential commitment
  • Provide direct mental health services to individuals incarcerated within a county jail in the Eastern Iowa Region
  • Interact with patients, family, & support systems to reduce barriers to care
  • Participate in team delivered Care Coordination services across multiple settings (hospitals, jails, treatment facilities, shelters, family homes)


What You Need

  • Master’s degree in social work, counseling, psychology, or a related field and within 6 months of obtaining clinical licensure
  • Current Iowa license in social work or as a registered nurse
  • 3-5 years experience in mental health  


What Makes You Stand Out

  • LISW in the state of Iowa or related field with experience in psychiatric services


Competitive benefits package for full-time employees working 30+ hours a week:

  • Health insurance (up to 79% employer paid)
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • 401(k) with profit sharing and employer match 
  • Paid time off
  • 10 paid holidays
  • Staff development and training
  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) eligibility for federal student loans
  • Employer paid CEU's through Relias
  • On-site primary care
  • PerkSpot- employee discount program
  • MeMD- virtual health provider for you and your family
    • Free talk therapy
    • $0 Telehealth/urgent care
    • Discounted psychiatry
  • Employee assistance program
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Sign-on bonus of up to $1,000 available


About the Program

At Hillcrest Family Services, the compassion and extensive experience of our counseling team means we provide a broad range of mental health services and treat a wide array of conditions for individuals and families of all ages and backgrounds at our Mental Health Centers (MHCs), including:

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Couples Counseling
  • Depression
  • Family Counseling
  • Grief/Loss
  • Medication Management
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Phobias
  • Psychological Assessment & Testing
  • Stress
  • Trauma


About the Organization

Hillcrest Family Services is a non-profit organization that assists adults and children in need of help. Every day, Hillcrest builds confidence in hundreds of people and families. We strive to be a leading provider in supporting brain health and wellness.  We’re a place where compassion is commonplace. Where our passion soars and faith restores.


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