Children's Home Society of Florida

  • Licensed Clinical Counselor

    Job Locations US-FL-Gainesville
    Job ID
    2019-4831
    # of Openings
    3
    Category
    Clinical Counseling
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

     

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    Are you passionate about making a positive difference for generations to come?

    Are you caring, thoughtful, and innovative?

     

    If you want to join the largest, oldest, and leading premier nonprofit organization within child welfare,

    Children's Home Society of Florida is for you!

     

    As a Licensed Clinical Counselor for a Community Partnership School you will support the guidance department within a school as you provide individual and family counseling in a school-based setting. You will provide activity based psycho-educational groups in the school’s aftercare program. You will become an integral member of the school’s leadership team - with the goal of providing hope, healing, and health to children, teens, and families in the school’s community.This is an exceptional opportunity for a focused and dedicated Social Services Professional who is determined to do the very best for children in need and thrives in a fast-paced, never-the-same work environment.

     

     

    WHY JOIN CHS?

    • Mission driven uplifting work culture 
    • Great benefits suite
    • Generous paid time off including holidays
    • Growth and professional development opportunities
    • Culture for continuous improvement and only being the best!

     

     YOU WILL:

    • Provide clinical and supportive counseling services; individual, group and family therapy, including but not limited to TBOS, Outpatient or BHOS in a CHS office/facility, client homes and school community as necessary.
    • Deliver evidence-based treatment intervention (i.e., Trauma-Focused Care, Infant Mental Health).
    • Complete billable units and enter applicable data into the Client Information System (CIS) and other data systems in a timely manner as required by the program and/or contract requirements.
    • Facilitate psycho-educational classes and/or groups such as parenting skills, independent living skills, anger management, behavior management, substance abuse, MAPP/Pride training, etc.
    • Provide case management services including information, plan referral and linkages, where appropriate. Coordinate services with other professionals and para-professionals and liaison with outside social service agencies and other organizations.
    • Provide in-depth clinical assessment, diagnosis of clinical conditions, treatment plans and intervention under the supervision of a licensed clinician, including one of the following: TBOS, Outpatient or BHOS services (only provided in Residential settings), when necessary.
    • Oversee the behavioral program or treatment interventions associated with the client’s treatment plan.
    • Participate in peer review process to oversee that services provided comply with contract, Medicaid and licensing requirements, COA, and internal quality assurance standards.

     

    YOU HAVE:

    • Strong knowledge about all things Clinical Counseling
    • Strong organizational skills and a tireless focus on quality results
    • Exceptional leadership, interpersonal and communication skills that allow you to work well with diverse teams, clients and families
    • Resiliency, with a propensity to persevere in spite of constant change
    • A sincere passion for helping others in need.

     

    YOU NEED:

    • Master's Degree in Social Work or comparable human services field 

    • Professional Florida license in Mental Health (LMHC), Clinical Social Work (LCSW), Marriage and Family Therapy (LMFT) or Psychology required

    • Minimum of three years of post-Bachelor’s degree experience working with at-risk children and families 

    • Must apply for and maintain a Florida Medicaid Number through the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration 

    • Preferred Experience providing therapy to at-risk children and families 

     

    When children and families face complex challenges, Children’s Home Society of Florida (CHS) is there since 1902. Delivering hope to more than 50,000 children and family members across the state, we continue to do more. We are leading the nation in developing and delivering solutions that transform the lives and futures of children and families. With more than 1,800 team members, CHS is the #1 provider of children’s services in the state of Florida. 

     

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