Job: Intake Counselor

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Job Description

Location:St. Dominic Behavioral Health Services
Department:BHS ADMISSIONS & INTAKE - 9766
Employment Type:PRN
Other Shift Details:Nights plus weekends and call
Job Code:1510
# of Openings:1


Job Summary

Conducts and assists with admissions all incoming communications to BHS. Assesses the clinical appropriateness of potential patients. Reports to Intake Coordinator. Conducts assessments of psychiatric patients.


A master's degree in counseling or social work or related field is required and a license or certification in these related fields is preferred. One year minimum experience in social work, intake, admissions, counseling, or other areas is required.

Hours are , nights, weekends and needed.

About St. Dominic's:

St. Dominic's is a 535-bed acute care hospital specializing in cancer treatment, women's services, surgery, behavioral health programs and more. We believe that when you join St. Dominic's as an employee, you join the St. Dominic's family. Each employee is a valued member of the total care team whose ministry of Christian healing serves the individual needs of our patients. It's the commitment of our employees that makes St. Dominic's one of the leading healthcare providers in the southeast.

About Jackson, MS:

St. Dominic's is located in Jackson, Mississippi which boasts various museums and parks as well as a coliseum that hosts events year round. Downtown is home to Jackson Convention Complex, Davis Planetarium and Thalia Mara Hall which presents concerts, ballets and operas. Ross Barnett Reservoir is available to the public for boating and fishing

Mississippi is known for long, sunny summers and short, temperate winters. A lower than average cost of living makes your dollar go further. The Jackson metropolitan area is roughly halfway between Dallas, Texas and Atlanta, Georgia and is approximately a 3 hour drive from New Orleans, Louisiana and Memphis, Tennessee.