Albertina Kerr strengthens Oregon families and communities by helping children and adults with developmental disabilities and mental health challenges - empowering them to live richer lives.
We are seeking a Lead Mental Health Access Center Coordinator to join our team! This position is responsible for ensuring the placement of referrals to Albertina Kerr's Youth and Family Services (YFS) and other Kerr programs as required, producing positive outcomes of treatment for clients served in a timely and efficient manner by utilizing available resources. Responsible for assisting with oversight of client admission, community referral development, liaison with county and/or state referral sources, and coordination of preauthorization processes to assure a comprehensive ability to collect for services rendered. This position is the Lead positoon in the Access Center Coordintaor job family and assists the Access Center Manager with supervising the Access Center Coordinator I's & II's.
The successful candidate will have a Master's degree in Social Work, Counseling Psychology, Marriage and Family Therapy or a closely related clinical field; A minimum of two years' relevant experience serving children and adolescents and their families; Moderate to advanced computer knowledge with Excel spreadsheets and databases; Excellent written, organizational and interpersonal skills; Experience in Joint Commission accredited facility preferred; and can demonstrate knowledge of community resources and referrals for families in crisis.
Apply online at www.albertinakerr.org. The nature of the services we provide prevents us from allowing in-person applications or inquiries. Albertina Kerr Centers is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity, age, or other factors protected by law. Individuals with disabilities can request accommodation in the application and employment process by contacting 503-262-0145.