Clinician - North IIC (4539)

Location:  Essex County

Job Status: Fee for Service

Responsibilities for In-Community Clinicians:

  • Provide short term counseling to youth and families between the ages of 0-21 in home or in community
  • Monitor case progress towards goal achievement.
  • Practice sound clinical and case management judgement.
  • Complete case paperwork as per agency's expectations.
  • Complete all necessary paperwork in electronic health record (EHR) in a thorough, timely and professional manner.
  • Maintain ethical and legal compliance.
  • Must participate in supervision based on professional and agency requirements.
  • Must document time and attendance in payroll system accurately and within timeframes specified.
  • Must report and document all critical incidents directly to Program Director upon occurrence.

Requirements:

  • Master's degree in a related discipline i.e. psychology, social work, or related field. 
  • Most hold a valid/current professional license in NJ i.e. LSW/LCSW/LAC/LPC.
  • Strong working knowledge of computers.
  • 2 years of experience in social services.
  • Experience with an Electronic Health Record system helpful.
  • Ability to work independently, efficiently and effectively.
  • Must be flexible with change, possess excellent communication skills; ability to multi-task.
  • Must be energetic, creative, and able to work as part of a community resource team, and be culturally competent and responsive.
  • Bi-lingual Spanish a plus.
  • Must fulfill all required trainings as defined by program specifications

About Employment at Center For Family Services:

Apply and get hired at Center For Family Services, a leader in the non-profit sector and named as a top workplace in the region since 2010. As part of our team, you will be recognized as our most valuable resource. Our staff balance best practices with personalized care. Together our team makes a positive difference in the lives of people in need. If you're interested in a rewarding career, Center For Family Services is a great place to grow as a professional. For more information about our top workplace, please visit Center For Family Services website at www.centerffs.org.

Disclaimer: 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.