SWIFT Clinician (Job ID 33397311)

University of California, Riverside,

The Association of Black Psychologists
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Thu, Jun 20th, '24


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Thu, Jun 20th, '24


The SWIFT department is a part of the Health Well-Being and Safety (HWS) division at UCR. In this role, the SWIFT Clinician will provide professional mental health crisis assessment, treatment/intervention and prevention/education services in support UC Riverside's commitment to re-envisioning campus safety, fostering a welcoming service-oriented campus community. The SWIFT Clinician must be a skilled professional who is multi-culturally proficient/affirming, has experience with trauma-informed care, and demonstrates their experience in providing crisis intervention services. The SWIFT Clinician will respond to crisis situations and may deliver on- and off-site, immediate and personalized interventions within a framework of inclusion, excellence, and social justice. A co-response model, pairing clinician with another professional staff member or Campus Safety Responder (a non-sworn professional trained in de-escalation) for all calls outside of the office will be utilized. This role will also help students navigate resources on- and off-campus, and support students who have challenges related to post-hospitalization/discharge from behavioral health facilities. 

This role will work outside of traditional work hours (M-F 11am – 8 pm and/or 4 days at 10 hours, 9 am – 8 pm).

Please be advised that applicants are required to submit a cover letter and a curriculum vitae/resume for full consideration. Candidates may be required to provide a work sample and/or conduct a presentation as a part of the interview process. Additionally, the classification title and salary range for this position are currently under review. The classification for this position is covered under the UPTE-CWA (Residual Health Care Professionals (HX).

Licensure in California is required to begin work in this position. 

The full salary range for the SWIFT Clinician is $78,700.00 - $145,100.00 annually. However, the expected pay scale for this position is $90,000 - $111,900 annually. We base salary offers on a variety of considerations, such as education, licensure and certifications, experience, and other business and organizational needs.

Education Requirements

Master's degree in related area.

Masters or Doctorate in Psychology or other related Behavioral Health Discipline Required.

Experience Requirements

6 - 10 years of related experience.

Demonstrated commitment and experience in providing trauma-informed and diversity, equity and inclusive informed and valued care.

Experience providing mental health crisis assessments.

Experience and value providing multi-culturally proficient/affirming clinical care.

Licenses Requirements

Licensed in behavioral health counseling discipline.

Current, valid license as a behavioral health professional in California (LCSW/LMFT/Psychologist) or ability to gain licensure in California prior to beginning work. Note: maintenance of licensure in good standing is a requirement of continued employment.

Certifications Requirements

Educational Condition Requirements

Educational Condition

Maintenance of appropriate continuing education and ongoing education as required for licensure and credentialing/privileging at UCR.

Applicants must have current work authorization when accepting a UCR staff position. Currently, we are unable to sponsor or take over sponsorship of an employment Visa for staff.

As a university employee, you will be required to comply with all applicable university policies and/or collective bargaining agreements, as may be amended from time to time. Federal, state, or local government directives may impose additional requirements.

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