Clinician - Full Time - Family Stabilization, Morris County NJ

Center for Family Services, is looking for a LAC or LSW Clinician for our Family Stabilization Program. The FSP program provides an array of community based therapeutic counseling and case management services with the goal of stabilizing children at home who may be at risk for out of home placement, when families are working towards reunification with their children or when children in long-term foster care are having trouble, or in a community based setting. Referrals are made by DCP & P. Counseling sessions are held in the office or in the home for up to 12 months.

Sign on Bonus***

The bonus will be paid in one lump sum in a separate check on the next regularly scheduled pay date after you start employment with Center for Family Services.   The signing bonus is taxable, and all regular payroll taxes will be withheld.  In the event you leave the Center for Family Services within 12 months of your date of hire, you will be responsible for reimbursing the Center for Family Services for the entire signing bonus. Eligibility and Amount is as follows:

$3000 for LCSW, LCADC, RN, LMFT

$1500 for LPC, LPN, LSW

Location: Morris County, NJ

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Meet weekly for clinical individual and team supervision
  • Assess needs and provide therapy to families and children involved with DCP&P in home and office
  • Carry cases per program requirements
  • Monitor case progress toward goal achievement
  • Practice sound clinical and case management judgment
  • Submit and maintain paperwork as per agency's expectations
  • Collaborate with DCP&P on an on-going basis
  • Must be available for on-call rotating
Requirements:
  • Must be in possession of MA with LAC/LPC or MSW with LSW/LCSW (not pending). 
  • Experience with community relations and crisis interventions. 
  • Must be energetic, creative and able to work as part of a team. 
  • Must be willing to provide community-based services to families who have children that are part of child protection cases and may be part of the foster care system. 
  • Valid NJ Driver's License with reliable transportation 
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal organizational and assessment skills. 
  • Computer literate (Microsoft Office) 
  • Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment and promote cultural sensitivity and strong leadership skills. 
  • Bi-Lingual Spanish strongly encouraged.

All positions require pre-employment drug screening and criminal record checks. Many positions require motor vehicle record evaluations and medical clearances. Center For Family Services is an equal opportunity employer offering competitive salaries and excellent benefits packages. For more information, please visit our website at www.centerffs.org.