Adult or child/adolescent Mental Health Counselors, North Shore Medical Center, Salem Massachusetts.
Opportunity for entry level mental health counselor positions in either the adult or child/adolescent inpatient psychiatric service. This is a wonderful opportunity for college students working toward a degree or recent graduates in psychology, social work or related field who wish to obtain some clinical experience. Some use this job as a stepping stone to pursue an advanced graduate degree. Responsibilities include 1-1 therapeutic communication with patients, providing safety oversight of the inpatient milieu, participating in group therapy activities. Full time and part time positions are available. Requires some scheduling flexibility and must be willing to work every other weekend
North Shore Medical Center Psychiatry service includes 66 inpatient beds over two campuses, PHP and three very busy outpatient clinics. In the fall of 2019, our inpatient psychiatry service will be expanding to 120 beds.
NSMC is a member of the Partners Health Care Network that includes MGH, Brigham, McLean, Newton Wellesley Hospital and other Partners institutions.
High school degree or GED required.
Requires verbal and written communication skills and the ability to communicate with patients of diverse age, population, and multitude of cultural/ethnic background.
Bachelor's degree in human services.
Experience in an inpatient mental health unit.