Coordinated Responder - Multiple vacancies
This position is part of the Scott County Coordinated Response unit and will work with local law enforcement. It is an in-person field position that is primarily be based out of the Scott County Sheriff's Office or local police departments. Hours are generally M-F, 8-4:30, but may vary based on service needs. This position interacts with members of the public with, or in follow up to, interactions with law enforcement. These may be individuals who are involuntary, have significant mental illness and/or chemical dependency, and have a criminal history. Individuals are often currently in crisis and may be a danger to themselves or others. We are filling 2 positions: one will work with the Scott County Jail and the other will work with the Savage and Shakopee Police Departments.
MQs: Requires a Bachelor's Degree in one of the behavioral sciences or related fields, including but not limited to, Social Work, Psychology, or Nursing and three years’ experience in assessing mental health and/or chemical health symptoms or providing mental health crisis intervention. A valid driver’s license and a reliable form of transportation for the performance of work responsibilities are required. Must obtain Critical Incident Certification (CIT) within 6 months of hire. See full posting for preferred qualifications.
Hiring Range: $76,918 to $109,591 - DOQ
Closing: Open until filled.
Apply Online: www.scottcountymn.gov/jobs
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