Job Details

Requisition Number 17-0205
Post Date 10/30/2017
Title Clinician I
Employment Type Full Time
City Roxbury
State MA
Description The Home for Little Wanderers, Roxbury House, seeks a full-time Clinician (LCSW) for their 12 bed co-ed residential group home for adolescents referred by DCF/DMH.

Under the direction of the Assistant Program Director, the Clinician will develop behavior support plans with family and staff in order to best meet the needs of referred youth. Provide clinical oversight of care coordination. Support the implementation of trauma informed interventions as appropriate. Provide family treatment targeted toward identifying and addressing family needs and strengths related to planned reunification. Plan and lead psychoeducational groups with direct care staff. Provide support to youth and families during periods of crisis. Assist youth in connecting to longer term outpatient therapeutic and other community based supports post-discharge from the group home.

Qualifications: Required: Master’s degree in Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, or Related Field. Experience working with children/adolescents. Valid Driver’s license.Preferred: Prior experience with Massachusetts Department of Children and Families, the Department of Mental Health and/or the Department of Youth Services. Experience serving youth who have experienced trauma
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