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The Home for Little Wanderers: Clinician 1

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Description

Salary: $44,512

This position is eligible for a $1500 bonus!

The Southeast Campus, located in Plymouth, is looking for a full-time Clinician (MSW or LCSW) to work in their co-ed residential treatment facility and year-round Chapter 766 private special education school for youth aged 8-18. The Campus comprises four cottages (for adolescent males and females), with a total capacity of 35 beds. Services include individual, family and group therapy, psycho-pharmacological evaluation, psycho-diagnostic evaluation, educational evaluation, complex developmental trauma evaluation and treatment, sexual abuse victim/abuser evaluation and treatment.

How You’ll Be Making A Difference:

Under the direction of the Clinical Coordinator, the Clinician will be responsible for the following:

  • Provide age-appropriate, culturally sensitive therapy for clients and families in the residential program and in the family’s home.
  • Provide case management services; act as a liaison with collateral agencies; establish and maintain relationship services that support children’s and family’s growth. Act as an advocate for families, teach parents to advocate for themselves and their children. Help families develop the skills needed to navigate the social service system.
  • Utilize evidence based treatment modalities that are consistent with program goals and that best fit with clients’ age and treatment needs, including TF-CBT, IT-CT, ARC, 
  • Perform initial assessment and evaluation of new clients and families. Identify treatment needs and barriers to growth and development.
  • Design treatment plans that address and specify outcomes. Collaborate with clients and family members to develop treatment objectives. Demonstrate cultural awareness and sensitivity.
  • Consult with supervisor and team members on challenging or difficult client issues. Facilitate communication with the residential and school staff.
  • Submit reports, documentation and assessments in a timely manner. Ensure that documentation meets utilization review and quality assurance standards. 
  • Attend in-service training and outside seminars to enhance and develop clinical skills.
  • Provide training, workshops and consultations to teachers, parents and collateral staff. 

Qualifications:

  • Masters degree in social work, mental health or related discipline. 
  • May be licensed as in independent practitioner in the state of Massachusetts. 
  • Experience with developmental trauma and/or DCF & DMH population is preferred.

What The Home Can Offer You

In addition to the chance to make a lasting impact on the lives of the youth of Massachusetts, The Home for Little Wanderers offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including:

  • Extensive training to new staff
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Health and Dental Insurance
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan 
  • Long-term Disability and Short-term Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Professional Development opportunities

For more information or to apply, please visit: 
https://recruiting.ultipro.com/HOM1009HOMLW/JobBoard/9823899f-86fd-4412-bf2c-8e08eb85a9b0/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=9a41cb82-bed3-487d-86e8-167b2c3e136e