Thompson is seeking a full-time therapist to lead a program specifically geared to serving the Juvenile Justice population in Mecklenburg County. The ideal candidate should have experience working with at-risk youth difficult to engage families and multidisciplinary teams (YFS, DJJ, CMS, etc.). This is a full-time, benefit eligible position that will start on July 1st. Responsibilities include providing individual and family therapy to a small caseload of juveniles and their families. Therapy will take place largely in the home or community setting. In addition, the therapist will serve as the face of the program often communicating and collaborating with court personnel. Additionally, the therapist will supervise and support a full time case manager who will assist with linking, referring and coordinating care for the youth and family. This is an ideal position for therapists or social workers interested in juvenile justice, court systems and leadership opportunities.
Professional characteristics include high level clinical skills, engaging personality, excellent communicator (verbal and written), and a systemic thinker.
Minimum qualifications: Master’s Degree in Counseling or related field plus provisional license with at least two years of post-graduate experience.
A valid driver’s license in the state of your residence, at least 3 years of driving with a driver’s license and clean driving record are required. All potential job candidates must pass a drug screening test and an extensive background check is required. No calls please.
To apply: https://www.thompsoncff.org/open-positions/
Thompson seeks to maintain an inclusive diverse workforce. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.
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