Holy Family Institute
Journey of Hope Program
Reports to: Lead Clinician
Hours: Full-time, exempt position with flexibility.
Responsibilities: The Clinician shall conduct mental health assessments for all UC (Unaccompanied Children) in care, as well as provide ongoing individual, group, and crisis intervention and be available for on-call rotation and psychiatric emergencies. In conjunction with referring agency, Clinician establishes goals regarding preparation for family reunification and behavior management. Coordinates and schedules the development of the Individual Service Plans. Clinician utilizes team approach to the care of children and to ensure coordination of services and actively collaborate with residential staff and school staff to collect information regarding resident’s participation in program. The ratio of UC to clinicians shall not be greater than 12:1. ORR (Office of Refugee and Resettlement) will have final approval of any candidate that is hired for this position.
Requirements: Clinicians shall have a bachelor’s degree in in psychology, sociology or other relevant behavior science in which clinical experience is a program requirement and must also have 5 years clinical employment experience, OR
a master’s degree in social work (MSW) or Master’s degree in psychology, sociology or other relevant behavior science in which clinical experience is a program requirement.
It is preferred that candidates with master’s also have 2 years of postgraduate direct service delivery experience. All candidates must be Licensed or eligible for licensure. Must have Act 33, 34 and FBI Clearances. Candidate must be fluent in both English and Spanish (read, write and speak). EOE