UnityPoint Health

Supervisor Behavioral Health Social Services

Requisition ID
Leadership - Non-Nursing
US-IA-Des Moines
700 E University Ave
3020 UnityPoint Health Des Moines
Salary Minimum
USD $28.93/Hr.
Des Moines
Adult Partial Hosp- Luth
Scheduled Hours/Shift
M-F 8am-4:30pm
Work Type (Portal Searching)
Full Time Benefits


Oversees the integration and coordination of care for individuals across the healthcare continuum. Facilitates the interdisciplinary plan of care in order to meet multiple service needs, promotes continuity of care through elimination of fragmentation of care/service, and facilitates the effective utilization of resources. Serves as educator and a central source of communication for the individual and their support systems.


Why UnityPoint Health? 

  • Commitment to our Team – We’ve been named a Top 150 Place to Work in Healthcare 2022 by Becker’s Healthcare for our commitment to our team members. 

  • Culture – At UnityPoint Health, you matter. Come for a fulfilling career and experience a culture guided by uncompromising values and unwavering belief in doing what's right for the people we serve. 

  • Benefits – Our competitive Total Rewards program offers benefits options that align with your needs and priorities, no matter what life stage you’re in. 

  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Commitment – We’re committed to ensuring you have a voice that is heard regardless of role, race, gender, religion, or sexual orientation. 

  • Development – We believe equipping you with support and development opportunities is an essential part of delivering a remarkable employment experience. 

  • Community Involvement – Be an essential part of our core purpose—to improve the health of the people and communities we serve. 


Visit us at UnityPoint.org/careers to hear more from our team members about why UnityPoint Health is a great place to work. https://dayinthelife.unitypoint.org/ 


·        Completes a comprehensive initial assessment of the individual’s physical and mental health status including clinical conditions, support systems and resources to identify needs and make referrals to appropriate multi-disciplinary services. Documents initial evaluation in a timely manner.

·        Provides telephone triage for persons calling in (e.g. potential waiting list patients, referrals to ED or Intensive Outpatient Services.

·        Monitors and coordinates an interdisciplinary plan of care that is in partnership with the individual and their support services for needs and services across the health care continuum and for transition through the levels of care.





Minimum Requirements

Identify items that are minimally required to perform the essential functions of this position.

Preferred or Specialized

Not required to perform the essential functions of the position.





Master’s Degree in social services and/or related human services field. 


Completion of basic UPHDM Leadership courses within one year.









Two years of clinical experience in focused areas working with multidisciplinary teams in a mental health setting. 








Licensed as Mental Health Professional


Valid driver’s license when driving any vehicle for work-related reasons.

LISW preferred






Writes, reads, comprehends and speaks fluent English.

Basic computer knowledge using word processing, spreadsheet, email and web browser.








Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position.




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