Are you interested in making a life-saving difference for children and adolescents? Would you enjoy being part of a team working to change the world for the better?
If you answered YES , then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!
Devereux will be opening a new program providing therapeutic residential care services for unaccompanied minors through the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR). Devereux will provide extremely high-quality, trauma-informed, culturally-competent residential and educational services for these children, with intense supports for their social and emotional health. Each child’s care is individualized to their needs, with a team of professionals providing consistent support through individual assessment and counseling, group counseling, medical and mental health services, behavior management, education and vocational services, and safety planning.
Devereux’s ultimate goal is to ensure every child receives best-in-class services designed specifically to address the traumas they have sustained during, and often before, their migration journey as well as to help them connect either to shelter or foster care, or to their sponsor.
Being a Bilingual Clinician has many advantages
At Devereux, you will be a critical part of a multi-disciplinary team of dedicated, experts who share your passion for helping children in need. We offer:
A culture that upholds a Servant Leadership perspective
The opportunity to work in a highly collaborative environment, with an incredibly supportive team
The chance to further develop your clinical skills
Competitive pay and flexible scheduling
A comprehensive benefit package
Student tuition assistance
The Bilingual Clinician will conduct mental health assessments and provide ongoing individual, and group counseling services, screen for trauma and human trafficking, and crisis intervention services. He/she will collaborate with the multidisciplinary team, other clinicians and Mental Health Workers to maintain a therapeutic and emotionally healing environment and establish treatment goals and assist in the implementation of the individualized treatment plan. He/she will complete all required Short-term Shelter program documentation in a timely manner and to designated quality standards. He/she carries a caseload of no more than 12 children.
What is Devereux doing to support and protect the health and safety of our staff during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Devereux is committed to the health and safety of our staff. All Devereux centers have formal infectious-disease and emergency-management plans tailored to specifically address the unique aspects of communicable disease prevention including COVID-19. We adhere to all mandates and guidelines in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization and practice all protocols that protect the health and safety of our staff. To learn more of how Devereux is supporting and protecting our staff during the pandemic, please visithttps://jobs.devereux.org/#covid.
Keywords: Bilingual Clinician, bilingual, Spanish, clinical supervision, group counseling, mental health, behavioral health, Mental Health Worker, clinical training, group counseling services, crisis intervention services, mental health assessments, LPC, LMFT, LMSW, LCSW
Minimum of a master’s degree in social work with clinical experience in the program OR master’s degree in psychology, sociology, or other relevant behavioral science in which direct clinical experience is a program requirement OR a bachelor’s degree plus 5 years clinical employment experience
Licensed or eligible for licensure in Colorado ( LPC, LMFT, LMSW, LCSW)
Experience with children or adolescents in residential or inpatient setting
Bilingual in English/Spanish
Must be able to complete and provide proof of current influenza vaccination
Devereux requires all individuals interviewing for a position involving contact with children to complete The Diana Screen, a screening that assesses a candidate’s understanding of appropriate boundaries between adults and children.
Posted Date 2 months ago (7/21/2021 8:37 PM)
Requisition ID 2021-19041
Position Type Full-Time