Mental Health Professional

Educational Service 16   Ogallala, NE   Full-time     Mental Health
Posted on November 14, 2021

Licensed Mental Health Professional

Educational Service Unit 16 is in search of a licensed mental health professional to join the ESU 16 mental health team in providing social-emotional and mental health supports to students within school districts in West-Central Nebraska. ESU 16 provides a team approach to services through a multi-tiered system of supports. Interventions are provided for students at the tier I, tier II, and tier III levels. The ESU 16 mental health team members participate in monthly team meetings, district level team meetings, and appropriate special education meetings specific to students receiving services. Individuals on the ESU 16 mental health team work closely with the school counselors, resource teachers, and administration within their school districts.

Minimum requirements include: Master's degree in a human services or mental health field. Individuals with provisional certification are also encouraged to apply.

Mental health team members are contracted to work 190 days throughout the calendar year. Applicants seeking part-time employment are also encouraged to apply. ESU 16 offers a competitive salary and an employee/family benefits package. This application is open until December 1st, 2021.

Educational Service Unit 16 does not discriminate on the basis of sex in any educational program or activity that it operates. ESU 16 is required by Title IX (20 U.S.C. § 1681) and 34 CFR Part 106 not to discriminate in such a manner. This requirement not to discriminate also applies to admission and employment. Any inquiries about the application of Title IX may be referred to the ESU 16 Title IX Coordinator, to the Assistant Secretary of the Office of Civil Rights, or both.