Job Description

Southwest Behavioral & Health Services is a large and growing, non-profit community-based provider of behavioral health services with locations throughout the Phoenix metropolitan area, rural Maricopa County, Gila, Pinal, Mohave, Coconino, and Yavapai Counties. We are a well-established voice in the community with more than 115 sites, over one thousand employees, and 50 years’ experience.

Join Southwest Behavioral & Health for exceptional growth opportunities driven by our promote-from-within philosophy. We provide an EXCELLENT compensation and benefits package, including immediate participation in our 403(b) program with 40% company match after 1 year of service. Generous Paid Time Off (PTO) includes 3.3 weeks of time-off your 1st year (available after 6 months) and increased vacation accruals after 2, 5 and 10 years of service! We offer low cost medical insurance and offer 100% company-paid dental, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, and Life coverage for employees. Other great benefits include 10 paid holidays, vision, licensure/certification reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, prescription drug discounts, chiropractic services, 100% paid Employee Assistance Program, and much more!

We are currently seeking a Sr. Team Lead to join our Adult Jail Transition Team! 

The Sr. Team Lead is responsible overseeing a specialty position overseeing a program working with adult individuals who frequent the legal system/ and or are transitioning within or from jail or prison systems. Position works as part of a multi-disciplinary team with the City, Case Managers, and RBHA to successfully transition persons from jail or prison to services and community stability. .

Responsibilities include:

  • Works in cooperation as part of a multi-disciplinary team with City, Police, Jail/Prison Systems, Prosecutors, Court System, PNO Case managers, and Program Liaisons
  • Assists the Director to develop and implement a sound clinical program based on current contemporary treatment models, individual and system needs, and outcomes; uses a practical  approach and refines programming based on changing needs
  • Responsible for taking the lead in coordination and facilitation of Jail/Prison transition
  • Responsible to assist with supervising staff and coordinate all related clinical and administrative program functions.
  • Coordinates and leads staff meetings and client staffing’s.

Education & Qualifications:

    • High school diploma or equivalent plus five years directly related to Behavioral Health;

    • Or Associate’s degree with 3 years of related experience; or related Bachelor’s degree with 1 year of experience

    • Supervisory experience preferred.


  • 3.3 weeks of PTO your 1st year of employment, with increased accruals after continued service!
  • 10 paid holidays
  • Low-cost medical and vision insurance and 100% company paid dental, short term disability, long term disability and life insurance for employees
  • We will help you save for retirement – 40% company match up to a 10% deferral into your SB&H retirement account!
  • Career Development – Benefit from our culture of internal promotion!
  • We help you with your higher education goals – Reduce your tuition costs with our tuition reimbursement program & discount degree programs!
  • Employee Assistance Program, Health & Wellness and much more!

Application Instructions

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