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Program Manager - Response Team, Saint Louis, Missouri

Created11/18/2020
Reference1208659
CategoryClinical Services and Support
Job typeFull Time
CountryUnited States
StateMissouri
CitySaint Louis
Zip63101
Address1430 Olive St
SalaryCompetitive
Job ID: 1208659
Employment Status: Full-Time
More Information:

BJC Behavioral Health is a community health center that provides and coordinates behavioral health services for more than 6,000 seriously mentally ill adults and seriously emotionally disturbed children in St. Louis City, St. Louis County, St. François, Iron and Washington counties. As an Administrative Agent of the Missouri Department of Mental Health (DMH) serves as a major point of entry for people eligible for mental health services funded by DMH and is responsible for serving as gatekeeper to the public mental health system. BJC Behavioral Health also administers the BJC Employee Assistance Program ad Behavioral Health Partners, an administrative services organization.

Overview

Role Purpose

Oversees the crisis response team when called upon to provide emergency services to community members in times of declared emergencies.

Responsibilities
  • Manages individual(s) including but not limited to: hires, trains, assigns work, manages & evaluates performance, conducts professional development plans. Ensures that the productivity and actions of that group meet/support the overall operational goals of the department as established by department leadership.
  • Develops and adheres to departmental staffing, revenue and/or expense budgets. Responds to changes in the business which may affect the ability to achieve the budget goals.
  • Acts as the lead coordinator and manager for the Missouri crisis counseling response in collaboration with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSHA)
  • Works with other disaster service agencies to ensure coordination pf behavioral health response and no duplication of services.
  • Conducts regular site visits to providers and accompanies crisis counselors in the field to oversee service delivery.
  • Represents the crisis counselling program in the community and with state leadership.
  • BJC has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.

  • Minimum Requirements

    Degree
  • High School Diploma or GED


  • Experience
  • < 2 years


  • Supervisor Experience
  • < 2 years


  • Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information

    Degree
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • - Social Services/relatedBenefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    - Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    - Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    - 401(k) plan
    - Tuition Assistance
    - Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    - On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    - Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    EmployerBJC HealthCare

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