Field EAP Consultant

Alexandria, VA 22314

Posted: 04/29/2019 Category: Healthcare Job Number: 27352

EAP Counselor - Alexandria, VA


Looking for a Licensed professional to work as an EAP Counselor with for a Federal Contract. Mus be able to pass a Public Trust level of Clearance (security clearance)


Schedule Hours:  Monday - Friday Start 8: 30 AM to 5: 00 PM (1/2 hour lunch)


EAP Counselor Job Description Summary:
  • Provides direct support to organizations and their employees through the delivery of assessment, consultation, education and triage services.
  • Uses knowledge of federal regulations to assist organizations in their appropriate handling of employee concerns and problems.
  • Consults with employees and organizations on variety of workplace and work-based issues. Provides clinical expertise in order to restore employees with diminished performance to healthy functioning.
  • Provides employee consultation related to specific personal problems and concerns. Provides crisis assessment and intervention as needed.
  • Completes clinical and administrative documentation and required forms in a clear and concise manner. Manages caseload and other tasks to meet both qualitative and quantitative performance expectations.
  • Provides behavioral health assessments, accurate clinical diagnoses, and referral to appropriate level of care. Provides expert consultation to employees and/or supervisors on a variety of workplace and work-based issues. Provides information and referral to community resources as appropriate. Provides clinical consultation/staffing in absence of EAP Manager.
  • Participates in activities as requested that help improve SBU and/or client performance, excellence and culture.
  • Supports team members and participate in team activities to help build a high-performance team.
  • Demonstrates flexibility in areas such as job duties and schedule to aid in better serving its members and help Magellan achieve its business and operational goals.
  • Assists in efforts to continuously improve by assuming responsibility for identifying and bringing to the attention of responsible entities operations problems and/or inefficiencies.


EAP Counselor Requirements/Certifications:
  • Masters in Behavioral Health
  • Minimum of 5+ years of clinical experience after receiving the graduate degree.
  • Clinical training must include instruction on chemical dependency, mental health and brief therapy.
  • Must have understanding of workplace issues, how businesses function and a fundamental understanding of employee/employer relationships.
  • Must be capable of acquiring an understanding of EEO rules, ADA in the workplace, FMLA, and Drug Free Workplace Requirements.
  • Must be able to provide accurate client assessment including level of risk, substance abuse and dependency, job performance issues and refer to appropriate level of care.
  • Competent in crisis intervention.


Pay Rate Range:    $33.00-$36.00/hr


Please Contact:


Katherine Skelton



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