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Unlicensed and Licensed Mental Health Professional | 6-Month Contract Available!

Canyon City, CO 80751

Posted: 03/16/2023 Job Types: Full-time Contract Category: Mental Health Job Number: 751564 Pay Rate: $33-39/hr - DOE Position / Certification: LPC, LSW, LPCC, MSW, BA, BS, CSW Specialty: Mental Health State / Search: Colorado

Job Description

Come join this amazing team of highly dedicated and professional staff in the Mental Health field!

This role offers mental health care to a specific group of secure residents in a correctional setting who have mental illnesses, intellectual and developmental challenges, and a high risk for suicide and self-injury. Create mental health treatment plans that will be the foundation of your care. Assist with both individual and group treatment, routine mental health evaluations, and interviews. Update degrees of psychiatric need and diagnosis.  

**If you are interested in working in a secure environment, please contact or call 719-632-8325**

What's in it for you?

  • Medical Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • $250 Referral Bonus for you and $250 for the person you refer (upon working 40 hours)

Candidate Qualifications:

  • Current and valid Bachelor's Degree in Social Science.
  • Current and valid MSW, LPCC, LPC, LCSW, CSW, or MA in social science
  • One year of experience working in a behavioral health or correctional setting. 

Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities the best candidate would possess:

  • Desire to work with an under-served, diverse, severe, and persistent mental illness adult population
  • Prior adult inpatient experience
  • Possible travel for training and transport of patients when necessary

Job Requirements


  • Must be able to pass a full background check, drug screen, TRAILS, CAPS, and fingerprinting.
  • Able to have a pre-employment physical
  • Must have a driver’s license
  • Must be able to handle, use, or be able to have exposure to hazardous material.   
  • Must have COVID-19 vaccination proof as of 30 days of hire.

Additional Information

About WSi Healthcare Personnel

We were recently awarded by ClearlyRated for ‘Best in Staffing for Clients’ in 2021 and ‘Best in Staffing for Talent’ in 2023. WSi has been committed to providing complete job placement services in healthcare to the western region since 1988 while providing the best for both our candidates and clients. Due to the outstanding placement services, pay rates, and opportunities, healthcare professionals trust their careers to WSi. Contact WSi Healthcare Personnel today for more information on how you can join our esteemed team of healthcare professionals.

Referral Bonus Program

Even if you are not currently needing assistance, if you know of other qualified healthcare workers seeking employment opportunities please pass on my contact information. Once they become active and have worked at least 40 hours on our payroll, we will send you a $250 referral bonus.  There is no limit to the number of people you can refer.

WSi Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are also a Drug-Free Workplace and will require all candidates to submit to a pre-employment screening test prior to employment.  Should you need reasonable accommodations to complete the application process, please contact us for assistance.

Meet Your Recruiter

James Hegler

James Hegler works as a recruiter and has been in the recruiting industry for 6 years, specializing in Behavioral Health. His favorite part of working at WSi Healthcare Personnel is being able to give people new opportunities that truly help them to change their lives in an impactful manner. Contact James today to talk about several quality career opportunities!

WSi Healthcare Personnel staffs over 30 medical positions ranging from Medical Receptionist, Medical Assistants, Therapists, Pharmacists, Radiology and Nursing.

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