Openings >> Baker Act Coordinator #1164
Baker Act Coordinator #1164
Title:Baker Act Coordinator #1164
Type:Full time

Posting Date:        07/27/16


Evaluations & Admissions, 2634 Capital Circle NE, Tallahassee, FL 32308

Shift:     Monday-Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Pay Rate




  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college with a major in the field of counseling, social work, psychology, criminal justice, nursing, rehabilitation, special education, health education, or a related human services field.
  • One (1) year of related work experience in a mental health-related field required.
  • Master's degree preferred.  Inpatient psychiatric experience preferred.


  • Undergo a criminal background check
  • Department of Motor Vehicles check
  • Current and valid driver's license with no more than six (6) points
  • Employment references check
  • Drug screening
  • Produce original sealed transcripts



  • Serves as the Agency's Baker Act Coordinator and provides liaison services to staff, organizations, and providers (e.g., TMH, FSH, court, public defender, etc.) on Baker Act-related matters in accordance with Florida statutes/requirements.
  • Serves as back-up Access Coordinator.



This position is eligible for medical and dental insurance at 78% paid by Apalachee, group life and long-term disability insurances at 100% paid by Apalachee, and profit sharing plan at 100% paid by Apalachee. Additional benefits available at employee expense are cancer, accident, and short-term disability insurances.


How to Apply

Click on the Apply button (below) to submit a completed Apalachee Center Employment Application.

Resumes, CVs, or other supplemental materials are not accepted in place of a completed Employment Application, but may be uploaded to a completed online application.

Please notify the Human Resources Department in advance if you require special disability accommodations to participate in the employment process.

Apalachee Center, Inc participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires Apalachee Center, Inc to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States. Apalachee Center, Inc. does not tolerate violence or harassment in the workplace. Apalachee Center, Inc. is an at-will employer. An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Drug-free workplace. Apalachee serves Franklin, Gadsden, Jefferson, Leon, Liberty, Madison, Taylor and Wakulla counties.

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