Mental Health Counselor PT MRP II
Job Details
Son Shine Inn - Seattle, WA
Full Time
Graduate Degree
Health Care


Are you looking for a way to use your gift to help others? Do you have a heart to come alongside others who are trying to improve their lives? Do you want to work for a company that has made it on the Best Christian Workplaces 2 years in a row? If so, we want to talk with you!


As a Mental Health Counselor, you will work with a team of staff to help create a safe, healing environment for men living with the comorbid issues of substance use and mental health, in a faith-based residential program; responsible for counseling men and facilitating classes at the Sun Shine Inn.




  • Conduct individual counseling for mental health issues, faith-exploration and issues around trauma.
  • Advocate for and support program participants through intakes, referrals, safety planning, educational classes, individual advocacy based counseling and groups.
  • Attend staff meetings as scheduled.
  • Maintain confidential client files.
  • Meet with supervisor weekly.
  • Attend training as assigned by supervisor.
  • Be willing to be trained and use integrated therapy for trauma resolution.
  • Participate in the Grace-based philosophy of ministry and the self-evaluation process.
  • Attend and participate in all Mission, Division and Department meetings and training, as required.
  • Any other job-related duties as assigned by supervisor.

Qualifications & Experiences


  • Master’s degree or above.
  • Must have LICSW or LSWAIC, LMHC or LMHCA
  • Experience in social service organization preferred. At least 2 years of experience in counseling preferred.


Work Environment


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit for long periods in a temperature-controlled environment.  Requires frequent use of computers, keyboarding, and talking on the telephone.  Occasionally will stand, balance, twist, bend, stoop, kneel and reach with hands/arms.  Regularly lifts up to 20 pounds and walks using stairways to climb multiple floors within the facility.  Specific vision abilities required for this job include close vision, color vision, distance vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.




This position is subject to a pre-employment background check and drug screen.