Division Manager - Behavioral Health

Walla Walla, Washington 99362

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Position Description

Community Health 
Position: Division Manager – Behavioral Health 
Starting Salary: $5,238/month - $7,714/month, Starting Salary: DOQ, DOE 
Location: Community Health 
Employment Type: Full-time (40 hours/week); FSLA Exempt, Benefits Apply 
Open Until Filled – First Review December 14, 2022 
Brief Duties and Responsibilities: This position has primary responsibility for developing, coordinating, and monitoring a county behavioral health strategic plan. Facilitates coordination between the stakeholder groups to clarify roles, coordinate service offerings, gain information about relevant policies, programs and funding opportunities. Evaluate state and federal legislation to determine impacts on behavioral health programs and services the county. Establish a community forum to ensure robust and ongoing dialogue between system leaders and people who use the system. 
Working Environment/Physical Abilities: Requires manual dexterity and visual acuity to operate a personal computer and peripherals. Requires the ability to drive a vehicle, fly in an airplane and travel as required. Requires the ability to lift and carry 25-30 (twenty-five to thirty) pounds. Requires sufficient hearing and speech; ability to communicate verbally. Requires the ability to work with multi-cultured, multi-lingual, and disabled individuals and families. 
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in mental health, social work or a related field and 3 years of progressively responsible work experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the essential functions of the position; An equivalent combination of experience and education may be substituted on a year for year basis. Preferred: Master’s degree in Public Policy, Public Health or a behavioral health field. Independently licensed as a LMHC, LICSW, LMFT or another applicable license. 
Application: County application, resume and cover letter required. Visit our website at www.co.walla-walla.wa.us to download a copy of the employment application and/or to apply online. Mailing address: Human Resources/Risk Manager, PO Box 1506, Walla Walla, WA 99362, fax (509)524-2603, call (509)524-2600 or email hr@co.walla-walla.wa.us