April 4, 2014

Our caring, professional staff is Valley Cities’ most important asset – the very heart and center of who we are.  Every day, we strive to ensure that your experience working at Valley Cities reflects the importance of your role as we carry out our mission.

Older Adult Services Clinician – Full-Time
Seeking a Mental Health clinician to work with a multi-disciplinary Geriatric Mental Health Team, providing a full range of mental health services to older adults living in nursing homes and in the community.
Requires a Masters Degree in behavioral sciences field, plus a minimum two years related clinical experience or MSW. Clinical Supervision for licensure available for both LMFT and LicSW.

QI/QA Specialist
Interested in helping our staff complete their work efficiently and as easily as possible? Have a passion for finding and using data to improve business processes? Valley Cities is looking for a QI-QA Specialist, responsible for coordination of various quality improvement and quality assurance activities at Valley Cities. This is an exciting opportunity to help lead the ongoing improvement process in the agency, which requires knowledge and attention to applicable Federal, State, and County regulations, good communication, leadership, research, and data analysis skills.
Requires a Bachelors degree in psychology, social work or related field, and one year experience in mental health services administration.

Veteran Services Clinician
Seeking a full time licensed clinician to provide services to Veterans and their families. Clinician will be providing individual, couples, and some group work. The role is rewarding and an important component of Veterans coming home and working through the transition. This transition can be related to trauma or adjustment the civilian world. The value of having a therapist that understands the military experience and it’s positive and negative impact is invaluable. Our mission is to be there for our Veterans when they need us. Come join our team as we support our Veterans!

Adult Psychiatrist
Seeking a board eligible or board certified Adult Psychiatrist to work in our outpatient clinics. Primary responsibilities include providing psychiatric evaluations, medication management, and participation in consultation meetings.

Intake Specialist
Seeking a Masters level clinician to conduct intakes in an outpatient setting. Flexibility to provide coverage at multiple sites.
MHP Required. Clinical Supervision for licensure available for both LMHC or LicSW. Group therapy experience and familiarity with community resources a plus.

Wellness Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)- Temporary position
Seeking a full-time, benefited Wellness CAN to work within a team of integrated primary care and mental health care specialists. CAN will conduct comprehensive health screenings at the Kent or Auburn Valley Cities outpatient mental health clinics and will be responsible for collecting client vitals, collecting client responses to standardized screening, diagnostic and outcome measurement tools, and recording client data in electronic health record.
Requires a High School diploma or GED, plus completion of Nursing Assistance Certification program and current WA State licensing as a Certified Nursing Assistant. Must have the ability to pass required WA state/FBI background checks, and have a working knowledge of computer systems. Prior use of electronic health record, experience working in a mental health setting, and bi-lingual preferred.

Adult Services Clinician – Auburn
Seeking Masters or Bachelors level clinician to provide therapy services, case management, and chemical dependency treatment for consumers in the Auburn Adult services program. Candidates should have knowledge of the Recovery Model and Recovery principles, chronic mental illnesses, psychotropic medications, as well as chemical dependency treatment, assessments, and recovery planning.
Masters level candidates should have at least one year of paid or practicum experience working in mental health. Bachelors level candidates should have at least two years paid experience in mental health. Bachelors degree and CDPT required. Licensure, CDP and MSW preferred.

Adult Services Clinician – Kent
Seeking a Masters level clinician to provide therapy and case management in the Kent Adult services program. Possess relevant evident-based treatment interventions, case management skills along with the ability to provide recovery focused treatment. Individual and Group therapy experience along with a familiarity of community resources. Mental Health Professional (MHP) status, LMHC or LISW, and at least 1 year of clinical experience preferred, but not required.

CD Outreach Specialist
Valley Cities Homeless Family Services has an opening in our Families in Shelters team for a Chemical Dependency Outreach Specialist. In a network of local family shelters, this clinician will provide a range of substance abuse outreach activities, including screening, assessment, referral, crisis response and related services. This position works within a well organized interdisciplinary team.
CD credential required. Outreach, engagement and collaborative skills a must. Additional qualification requirements include familiarity with domestic violence, mental health, poverty and homelessness.

We offer a competitive salary and benefit package.  Please send resume & cover letter to our Human Resources Department: Email: ">, FAX 253-735-9974 or directly to Valley Cities/HR, 325 W Gowe St, Kent, WA 98032 

We are dedicated to Equal Opportunity Employment & embrace the contributions of a diverse and inclusive workforce.