Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services Crisis Counselor - B/L Korean - SPC in Culver City, California
Scope of the position
*Crisis Line Counselors provide telephone and chat assistance to Korean speaking individuals in crisis. $3.00 hourly additionally will be paid for shifts worked overnight. *
Candidates must be bilingual (English and Korean) and have completed the SPC Crisis Hotline Training in order to be considered for this position.
Full-time and Part-time positions available. Didi Hirsch offer benefits to employees working at least 20 hours weekly.
Offering crisis counseling services via telephone and chat.
Working along side the shift supervisors to answer, manage and conduct lethality assessments of crisis calls.
Serving as a mandated reporter in cases of suspected abuse.
Maintaining accurate and detailed call reports.
Fulfilling continuing education requirements as requested or required for the agency and the Suicide Prevention Center program.
Assisting in the training process of new counselors and volunteers.
Participating in community outreach events such as resources tables and presentation about suicide prevention.
Attending routinely scheduled meetings as requested or required for the Suicide Prevention center.
Bilingual in English and Korean.
Possess a high school Diploma or equivalent.
Must be 21 years of age or older.
Have open availability to work within a 24/7, including weekends and holidays.
Have successfully completed the Suicide Prevention training program.
Must have completed ASIST training.
Have knowledge of all job specific skills including lethality assessment, data collection, and call triage.
Possess strong interpersonal skills and can positively interact with others over the phone and in person.
Have working knowledge of using a personal computer including word processing and crisis line related software.
Candidates must be able to clear all criminal background checks in order to qualify for this position.
Requisition Number: 16-0145
Post Date: 1/3/2017
Title: Crisis Counselor - B/L Korean - SPC
Full Time/Part Time: PT/Non-Exempt - Hourly
Division: Suicide Prevention
Pay Frequency: Semi-Monthly
City: Culver City