Mobile Crisis Outreach Counselor-Eastern Region – Davenport, IA

Mobile Crisis Outreach Counselor-Eastern Region – Davenport, IA

Are you passionate about impacting the lives of people in crisis? Do you want a part-time position that allows you to make a difference?

Job Description:

A part-time employment opportunity is available with Foundation 2’s Mobile Crisis Outreach program, providing on-site suicide risk assessment and crisis intervention 24/7/365 to clients of all ages in Cedar, Clinton, Jackson, Muscatine, and Scott Counties. Our office is located in Scott County. We are currently hiring counselors who can be on-call for at least 6 hours during some or all of the following shifts: Saturday and Sunday: midnight-6am, 6am-6pm, 6pm-midnight; Monday-Friday: midnight-6am, Noon-6pm, 6pm-midnight. Applicants must be willing to consistently sign up for at least 3-4 on-call shifts of 6 hours each per week and help cover some holidays.

Required Qualifications:

  • Be available to work a minimum of 18 on-call hours per week (36 hours per two-week period).
  • BA/BS degree in human service or related field and minimum of 2 years of human service experience OR a Master’s Degree in human services/counseling and one year of related experience.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and pass all criminal and child abuse background checks.
  • Must be able to attend all MCO trainings within 120 days of hire (40 hours, including two consecutive 8 hour days).

An Example of an Employee:

Jane works full-time at another local agency, but enjoys the opportunity to work at Foundation 2 with a team of mental health professionals at the time and place where a crisis situation unfolds. Jane works on-call from 6pm-midnight on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. She earns $2.50 per hour when she is on call, $31.84 when she is completing work related to a crisis call, and $11.39 when she attends monthly meetings and trainings. She earns $37.14 when she is completing work related to a crisis call on a holiday.

Visit our website at under Careers to submit your resume and cover letter.

No inquiries by phone. All questions will be answered during a pre-screening phone call.

Resumes, applications and cover letter accepted until position filled.

Because Foundation 2 Crisis Services cares deeply about our employees, clients, and the communities we serve, our agency requires team members to be vaccinated against COVID-19. All newly hired team members must submit proof of the COVID-19 vaccine or have an approved medical or religious exemption to begin work at Foundation 2 Crisis Services. Proof of vaccine or completed exemption paperwork will be required on the first day of work.

Foundation 2 is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to age, race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, political affiliation, veteran, or disability status.

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: $2.50 – $31.84 per hour