Clinician/Social Worker, Foster Care
Job Details
Hudson-NPCS - Hudson, NY
Full Time
Up to 50%
Nonprofit - Social Services
Job Overview

Foster Care Clinician/Social Worker 

Starting Salary for Licensed Clinician: $60,000 

Starting Salary for MSW/MHC Limited Permit Clinician:  $50,000

Relocation Package available within New York State!

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

Accepting May 2022 Graduates Application


The Foster Care team is looking for a Licensed Clinician/Social Worker to join the team. The Therapeutic Foster Family Program provides foster and pre-adoptive foster homes for abused and neglected children from birth through age 21. This position is responsible for ensuring the safety of children in foster care and supporting foster families, and families within the foster care system via a coordinated effort with a team of other professionals. We do offer a flexible schedule, with 1-2 days of remote work and clinical supervision. 


What a Foster Care Clinician/Social Worker can expect:

  • Provide assessment, treatment planning, and general counseling for children in the program 
  • Provide individual, group, and family therapy for involved families as needed (sometimes requiring community-based visits) 
  • Conduct specialized risk assessments
  • Attend all case-related meetings
  • Participate in formal and informal supervision
  • Provide regular case documentation
  • Will require travel to Green and Clomunbia County

Your experience and qualification:

  • Master's degree required
  • Must be license eligible and have a limited permit in discipline - required
  • LMSW, LCSW, LMHC, or LMFT required
  • Valid, clean driver's license required
  • On-call availability required when families are in need

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! 


About Northern Rivers

If you want a rewarding career where you make a positive impact on children and their families, we want to talk to you!  At Northern Rivers Family of Services, we work together to make a difference in our client's lives while also strengthening our community. 
We are a family of human service agencies united in our passion to helping children, families, and adults reach their potential. Northern Rivers coordinates the quality of care, depth of programs, and combined size and passion for the mission to provide care for more than 18,000 people each year in 41 counties throughout New York State. 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! 
Our employees receive generous paid time off, an expansive health care package, tuition reimbursement, loan repayment assistance, free training/CEU opportunities, 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. We cherish the unique contributions of our diverse staff, and are building a culture where everyone has the opportunity to do the meaningful work here at Northern Rivers!

Make a difference in the lives of others...including YOURS!