CONNECT Assessment Specialist

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Job Summary

This position is located at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital Rehab.

Must possess skills to provide assessment, consultation and referral services to individuals, community services and agencies. Will provide clinical assessments to individuals and make treatment recommendations. Will manage the multiple factors and variables that interplay in the decision making process for determining and following through with treatment recommendations. Will balance and coordinate the needs of referral sources, physicians, and clients/patients. Manages many situations at one time, many of which crisis oriented. Provides appropriate feedback and follow up to all involved in the referral. Understands the symptomatology of psychiatric illnesses and use good judgement in knowing when to consult the Connect manager, Medical Director, Psychiatrist, or other professionals.


Make the most of your clinical skills at an organization that has earned numerous awards for clinical excellence. Based in Roanoke, Virginia, our community-based healthcare network encompasses seven hospitals—including a U.S. News & World Report Top 10 Hospital and two Magnet®-designated hospitals—multi-specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions.

Play an important role with a regional leader that inspires optimal health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. Discover some of the reasons we’ve been designated as a Great Place to Work, including supportive leadership, inter-professional teams, state-of-the-art technology innovative learning and training, and advancement potential.

Interested candidates may email, call or text for immediate interview: Whitney Shell, (540) 983-4036 or (540) 400-2825 (for text) or

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Masters Degree in Psychology or Social Work required.

Experience: Minimum of 2 years experience in Psychiatry, or  mental health agencies required.

Licensure/Certification: De-escalation training must be successfully completed within four months of hire and then maintained going forward. Must be able to obtain AHA BLS-HCP.

Other Minimum Qualifications:  Meets documented age specific criteria to provide crisis assessment services to adult, child and adolescent clients/patients.  Excellent communication and customer service skills required . Strong computer skills required. Must be flexible and be willing to work as a team player.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.


Requisition Number: 5321 
Employment Status: Full time 
Shift: Evening/Night 
Shift Details: Full Time, Evening/Night 7pm-7am; Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday


As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve. 

Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns. 

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Posting Notes:

Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

Job Segment: Neurology, Rehabilitation, Medical, Orthopedic, Pediatric, Healthcare

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