Clinician/Social Worker, Prevention
Job Details
Schenectady-Franklin-PCFC - Schenectady, NY
Full Time
Up to 25%
Mixed Day & Evening
Clinician/Social Worker

Clinician/Social Worker, Prevention

Schenectady, NY

Sign-on Bonus of $2,500(Payable in 2 parts)

Relocation Bonus available for relocating within New York State.



Northern Rivers is seeking a Clinician/Social Worker; The Clinician position will maintain a caseload of ten families and meet with each on a weekly basis. Clinicians provide community-based prevention services to youth and families who are either at risk of being removed from their homes or are already in placement


What a Clinician/Social Worker can expect at Northern Rivers:

  • As part of a clinical team, this position will identify and discuss the strengths, risk factors, and service needs that may impact the health and safety of the client/family, as well as develop treatment goals and methods.  
  • The majority of client contact is face-to-face using COVID-19 protocols.
  • Paperwork, case management, phone calls, and meetings can be done at home.
  • We anticipate that some mandatory work matters will require presence in the office.
  • Flexible schedule, supportive team culture, and supervision toward licensure.


Your Experience and Qualification:

  • Required- Bachelor's Degree in social work or related field, with 3-5 years of experience
  • Master’s degree in social work, mental health counseling, or equivalent from a graduate school program - Preferred
  • 0 – 2 years of post-master experience - Preferred
  • Experience providing services to children and teens with emotional or behavioral needs


Benefits you'll love:

  • Health care package: medical, dental, and vision!
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid time off
  • Holiday Pay
  • 401 (K) Plan
  • Life Insurance 
  • Loan repayment assistance
  • Free training/CEU opportunities
  • Leaving an indisputable imprint within the community and much more! 


If you’ve got the talent, drive and desire to make a real difference in your community, you need to be a part of Northern Rivers Family of Services. We’re a family of human service agencies united in our passion to help the children, adults, and families of the Capital Region and beyond. 

Our employees receive a generous time off and benefits package, tuition reimbursement, loan repayment assistance, free training/CEU opportunities, flexible work schedule, and much more! 

Apply today to become part of our team!

Northern Rivers is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.

The Agency will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant.


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