IFPS Therapist for Homebuilders Model
Job Details
Main Campus - McKeesport, PA
Full Time
Graduate Degree
Nonprofit - Social Services

Help Us Change Lives: Auberle Seeks a
Therapist for Homebuilders® Program

Auberle is a nationally recognized, award winning human service organization that serves thousands of children and families each year. For more than 60 years we have been helping build strong individuals, families and communities. Auberle is a faith-based entity dedicated to delivering excellent care that is rooted in trauma-informed practices. Auberle’s staff is comprised of passionate individuals who are committed to finding the most innovative ways to solve our community’s most difficult problems. We know that we deliver impact to our region because we measure everything that we do.

We are seeking an effective leader to fill an immediate need for a Therapist in our Homebuilders® Program.
Homebuilders® is an evidence-based model designed to assist families in a time of crisis that are at imminent risk of having one or more of their children removed or not returned to them because of a serious issue within the family system. The Therapist provides Intensive Family Preservation Services using the Homebuilders® model, including crisis intervention, counseling, skill building, concrete services, and advocacy. Serve two to three families at a time whose children are at imminent risk of out-of-home placement, or who are in placement and cannot be reunified without intensive in-home services. Provide services primarily in client homes. Be available to respond to client crises when they occur.

This position requires a Graduate Degree in Human Services or related field – OR – undergraduate degree and 2 years supervisory experience working with children and families. A very flexible schedule, valid driver’s license and vehicle are mandatory. Must be 21 years of age or older and required to apply for Act 33/34 clearances (criminal and child abuse) as well as FBI clearance. Pre-employment drug screening and random employment drug testing required.

We offer a supportive team environment, excellent clinical supervision, and comprehensive training, including at least 60 hours of workshop training in the initial year (CEUs provided).

Auberle offers excellent training opportunities and a comprehensive benefits package. If you are highly motivated – passionate about youth and interested in making a difference – be sure to apply on the Auberle website, www.auberle.org. EOE