Employment opportunities

We are a public non-profit community based agency that provides mental health, intellectual disability and substance abuse treatment and prevention services. We offer a full benefit package with enrollment in Virginia Retirement System (fully paid by employer) for full time positions and partial benefits for part time positions.

To evaluate our generous benefit package, please click on the benefits link below. To download an employment application please click on the Employment application link below.

If interested in internship or providing volunteer services, please download and complete an agency application and submit to Human Resources. The application will be routed to all of our sites to see if there is an opportunity or need.

Benefits Package

Employment Application

To obtain more information, please contact our Human Resources Department
by calling (540) 636-4250 ext. 2229 or by email at hr@nwcsb.com

HR Fax Line: 540-551-9729

Current Openings

Accountant

This position is part of the agency's Finance Department. It is designed to assist the Fiscal Manager to ensure fiscal accountability to the appropriate external parties and to generate sound fiscal data for internal programs management. This position is also responsible for administrative support and back up for the Accounting/Payroll Specialist. Requires a combination of relevant formal training and experience in public fund accounting and financial management. Due to the complexity of the position, a degree in Accounting/Financial Management and experience with a Munis based accounting/payroll system is preferred.

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Adult Intellectual Disability Case Manager

This position is responsible for assessing MR/ID consumers' comprehensive needs for services, develops individualized written case management service plans, and provides supportive intervention and follow-up with consumers, families, and community agencies. Must posses a combination of relevant experience, education, and training to indicate knowledge, skills and abilities to perform essential job duties. Experience with intellectual disabilities, case management, and MR Community Waiver programs preferred. Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Outlook a plus. Bachelor's degree in related human services field required.

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Adult Mental Health Case Manager

Full time position based in our Winchester Adult Regional Center. Position is responsible for managing an assigned caseload of clients having a major mental disorder as diagnosed using the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. These disorders are considered severe, recurrent and long-term such as schizophrenia, major affective disorders, paranoia, organic or other psychotic disorders, personality disorders, or disorders that may lead to chronic disability. This position is responsible in assisting these individuals, who reside in a community setting, in gaining access to needed medical, social, educational, and other services. Must possess a combination of mental health work experience or relevant education, and training, which indicates the possession of knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to perform essential job duties. Bachelor degree in relevant human services field plus at least one-year experience working with adults to meet Qualified Mental Health Professional (QMHP) according to DMAS requirements also required.

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Case Managers

Mental Health and Intellectually Disability case management positions for Adult and Children services. Provides case management for an assigned caseload of individuals having serious and persistent mental illness or with a diagnosis of intellectual disability. Develops, implements and reviews service plans, working with community resources to meet client needs; and maintains client records. Requires Bachelor's degree in a related human services field and status of Medicaid Qualified Mental Health or Intellectual Disability Case Manager.

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Child/Adolescent Court Services Liaison

Full time position based in Shenandoah County and responsible for performing mental health assessments and treatments for children and adolescents involved in juvenile court services. Works directly with the court services personnel, NWCS treatment staff, and other community based treatment providers. Requires a Master's degree in a relevant human services field with experience working with youth and their families in a clinical or judicial setting. A combination of experience as a therapist and case manager is preferred. Incumbent must be either an LCSW or LPC, or be eligible for LCSW or LPC, in Virginia.

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Child/Adolescent/Non Medicaid Case Manager

Full time position based in our Warren County CYFS Center responsible for managing an assigned caseload of children and adolescents experiencing primarily mental health problems. The caseload is primarily non-Medicaid clients that have been referred by private/state hospitals, local FAPT teams and other community collaterals including their guardian. The incumbent is responsible for assessing client needs, developing, implementing and reviewing service plans, and working with other community resources (FAPT teams, state/private hospitals, residential facilities, etc...) in meeting/achieving client service needs. A bachelor's degree in a related human services field required with experience working with youth and their families.

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Children's ID (Intellectual Disability) Case Manager

Full time position based in our Warren County Children's Regional Center. Serves to assist in the provision of services to persons with a diagnosis of intellectual disability in the service area. Primary duties include client assessment, service plan development, residential placement and follow-up, information and referral, case recording, and liaison with other agencies and facilities which serve persons with a diagnosis of intellectual disability. This position will primarily support children ages three through seven and their families. However, the case manager may also work with children ages 7 -18. Bachelor's degree in related human services field required.

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Community Psychiatric Nurse

PRN opportunities for RN or LPN within NWCSB catchment area. Position responsible for meeting the nursing service needs of agency consumers by providing competent standards of care in direct and indirect care roles. Provides nursing assessments through effective interviewing, behavioral observations and mental health assessments in order to reach sound conclusions and plan appropriate interventions with the consumer; combines biopsychosocial knowledge and psychopharmacological competency to identify actual and potential health problems; prioritizes needs and treatment approaches to ensure appropriate delivery of care; coordinates care with physicians, nurse practitioners, and other agency and external service providers as required.

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Crisis Services Therapist

Hourly as needed and full time position with 24-hour, mandated program based in Front Royal, VA and serving the counties of Frederick, Clarke, Warren, Page, Shenandoah, and the City of Winchester. Requires a Master's degree in a relevant human services field, with eligibility for LCSW or LPC in Virginia. Will receive on the job, specialized training to qualify as Certified Prescreener. Position requires strong clinical and problem solving skills, and the ability to work independently. Shift to be determined, but could include evenings, nights or weekends. Valid driver's license and good driving record required.

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Deaf Interpreter(s)

Contractual deaf interpreter(s) needed to provide interpreting services for mental health, mental retardation and substance abuse clients of all ages served in the following areas: City of Winchester and counties of Warren, Frederick, Clarke, Shenandoah and Page. Services are on an as needed basis.


Please contact Barbie Kibler for more information on this position only at 540-636-4250 x2246

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Infant, Youth & Family Services Liaison

Full time position responsible for managing an assigned caseload of infants and their siblings for infants who have been born substance exposed or mothers who are using substances during her pregnancy. Responsible for assessing client and family strengths, developing, implementing and reviewing service plans, and working with other community resources in meeting/achieving client service needs. An advanced educational degree in a related human services field with experience working with substance abuse/addiction and infants, youth and their families, or a combination of education, experience, and training which indicate the essential knowledge, skills and abilities. Incumbent must be able to provide own transportation as necessary to perform job duties. Licensed Mental Health Professional - eligible ( LMHP-E) preferred.

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Intellectual Disabilities Residential Counselor

This position is responsible for providing support, assessment, and training in independent living skills for individuals receiving services deemed eligible for Intellectual Disabilities Supported Living Services. Position involves working 5 to 25 hours per week with preference given to candidates with experience writing service plans and documentation.

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Intellectual Disabilities Respite Care Provider

This position is responsible to provide respite and relief to primary caregivers for individuals with intellectual disabilities, by caring for basic supervision needs of the individual in the individual's home or community. Services are by previous arrangement with the family or their representative and may include social and recreational activities, all with prior approval of the individual, family or family representative. Position involves working 5 to 25 hours per week with preference given to candidates with experience writing service plans and documentation.

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Mental Health Case Management Coordinator

Position based in Shenandoah County and requires travel to Frederick and Page County offices with mileage reimbursement. This position is responsible for the day-to-day operation and oversight of all Case Management Services for Adults delivered from the outpatient clinic locations. This position provides in conjunction with other supervisory staff for the administrative and clinical supervision Adult Mental Health Case Managers, represents the agency within the communities served, and maintains a small direct service caseload at the discretion of the incumbent. Requires Master's degree in human services field. Incumbent must be either an LCSW or LPC, or be eligible for LCSW or LPC, in Virginia.

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Reimbursement Technician

Hourly position based in Front Royal. The incumbent of this position works within agency sites to provide third party billing activities and other reimbursement functions. Provides reimbursement-related assistance to the Reimbursement Specialist and site Office Managers as required. Experience and training in third party billing and reimbursement activities; or, a combination of education and experience indicating possession of essential knowledge, skills, and abilities. Incumbent must provide own transportation to various clinical sites as required.

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Suicide Prevention Regional Coordinator

Full time position based in Shenandoah County. This position serves to implement HPR I Regional Suicide Prevention Plan. The incumbent is responsible for monitoring on going coordination of efforts in HPR I, in conjunction with collaborating with the Prevention Council and HPR I Executive Director's Forum. This incumbent also acts as a liaison to DBHDS regarding any trainings, information or resources related to Suicide Prevention. Requires Bachelor's degree in a human services field, with formal training and/or experience that demonstrates the knowledge and abilities required. Certified Prevention Professional preferred. Incumbent must have valid driver's license.

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Wounded Warrior Peer Specialist (Front Royal, Va)

One Position Available with the Virginia Wounded Warrior Program, Region I, (Northwestern Virginia).

Full time permanent position, provides peer support to veterans and their families in the northwestern Virginia area. Office is based in Front Royal. Position provides peer support services to veterans and their families for the Virginia Wounded Warrior Program Region I. Services are provided to veterans by assisting in the navigation of services and resources which address the need presented by the veteran. This requires the continual development of a service resource network for veterans. Qualified candidates must have the ability to facilitate combat peer support groups. Position requires the ability to connect with combat veterans at a peer level. Required: must be military veteran in any service branch with an Honorable Discharge. Must provide DD214 or other official proof of military service. Candidate must have successfully completed an Associate's degree or education and experience to produce required knowledge, skills and abilities. Bachelor's Degree, experience in human services and combat experience are preferred. Valid state driver's license with good driving record. Some reimbursed travel required.

For more information on the positions, you may also call Ben Shaw, Regional Coordinator, Region I, at 540-840-3003. Information on the Virginia Wounded Warrior Program can be found at www.wearevirginiaveterans.org.

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