SAY is currently looking for a full-time Bilingual Clinician to join our Cognitive Behavioral Therapy program! The contract for this role ends 12/31/21 with the potential of renewal.
The Clinician I provides individual counseling, group counseling and crisis intervention services to adults in reentry or probation in the community. The Clinician I will be part of a team recognized as treatment leaders in evidence based practice utilizing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Referrals come directly from probation.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Supervise and manage a full-time caseload
Provide case management, counseling, and group services to clients
Provide psycho-social assessment and services to clients
Maintain and aggregate casework and statistical records for government contracts
Other tasks as assigned by the CBT Program Manager
QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):
Masters Degree in Social Work, Counseling, or related field. MSW/LCSW preferred. License eligible. LCSW/MFT licensing supervisions provided
Direct experience/expertise in working with clients involved in the justice system, substance abuse, gang activity, and criminality
Experience in providing casework/case management services
Access to reliable transportation and willing to use it for job-related tasks
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Available some (three) weeknights for programming
Knowledge and experience working with minority populations
Strong clinical skills in individual and group therapy
Skilled in providing clinical supervision to interns and student trainees
Have and maintain positive and supportive relationships with coworkers
Maintain accurate knowledge about the agency, its programs and service
Accurately represent the agency to and maintain positive working relationships with the general public, clients, funding sources, government bodies, etc.
Communicate positive and negative feedback from the community through your supervisor to management
Utilize appropriate opportunities to purse positive public relations for the agency