Individual and Family Counselor (4608)

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Location: Camden County, NJ

Job Type/Status: Full-Time

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provides intensive case management and outreach support 
  • Performs specialized activities and functions specific to the program.
  • Coordinates and facilitates community activities
  • Completes documentation and other reporting requirements.
  • Meets regularly with supervisor and participates in other continuing professional development opportunities.
  • Consult with collaborating partners at Camden County Metro police, Camden County    Superior Court, Camden City Public Schools, CMO, DCPP, and other community partners.
  • Other job-related duties as needed to support the program
  • Provides intensive case management and intervention services. 
  • Conduct biopsychosocial and substance use assessments to assist families with designing the level of intervention needed to resolve the immediate concerns.
  • Assist families with designing treatment plans and establishing service goals. 
  • Completes promptly and accurately all statistical and other reports required for supervisory and administrative purposes and records case material promptly.
  • Link families to community resources that meet their needs within the least restrictive environment & provide follow-up contacts to ensure services are delivered as planned.
  • Meets weekly with supervisor to report the progress of families.
  • Provides crisis intervention, counseling, advocacy, case management, referral, aftercare plan, and coordination of services. 
  • Develops/promotes relationships with other social service agencies and represents the program and agency in the community.
  • Participates in community planning and/or advocacy efforts related to issues designated as relevant to the program's objectives.
  • Participates/conducts professional seminars, workshops, etc., or in-service training programs. Provides consultation to agencies and organizations in areas of program relevance.
  • Work closely with Camden County Metro to establish & maintain protocols for communication & referral.
  • Provide resource information to educate families on navigating the systems that interface with their juvenile.
  • Attend continuing education training specific to the program.
  • Aid other programs as needed. 
  • Responsible for data collection as instructed by Camden County Metro.
  • Provide support to Camden County Metro as needed to support Camden City residents. 
  • Other related duties as required.


  • Master's in Social Work (MSW) or Masters in related counseling field.
  • At least 2 years of case management experience in social services or mental health.
  • At least 2 years experience in community outreach.
  • Knowledge and experience relative to population served.

Benefits:At the Center for Family Services our employees are our greatest resource and we are committed to investing in our staff. We offer a competitive benefits package as well as ongoing resources that will support staff on their personal and professional journey.*

  • Excellent paid time off (PTO) program, including vacation, sick, personal, and holiday

  • 401k Plan

  • Medical insurance plan options

  • Dental & Vision Insurance

  • Prescription Insurance

  • Life Insurance

  • Flexible Spending Accounts

  • Health & Wellness Activities

  • Ongoing Training & Professional Development Opportunities

  • Opportunity for advancement

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 the Center For Family Services website at

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