Job Type: Part-time, days and evenings
Northeast DuPage Family and Youth Services (NEDFYS) is a not-for-profit social service agency working with local police departments, schools, and other community partners to provide low-cost, high-quality community-based social services to residents of DuPage County. NEDFYS serves under-resourced residents through individual counseling services, partners with other community agencies and schools to provide mental health groups for adolescents and provides crisis intervention services in conjunction with area police departments.
NEDFYS is now hiring for the position of Clinician-Bilingual (Part-time; days and evenings).
Fluency in Spanish is required.
This clinician will provide direct clinical services (individual, group, family) to primarily Spanish speaking clients. The clinician’s caseload may include court-involved youth, at-risk youth in alternative school settings, and youth, parents/guardians and families referred to NEDFYS by public elementary, middle- and high-schools and other community partners. Therapy services may include family treatment with high-risk adolescents, in addition to individual and couples’ treatment.
Clinical therapy services to individuals, couples, and families
Facilitation of mental health groups related to trauma, anger management, and juvenile justice diversion programming
Program oversight and implementation including all associated documentation and reporting requirements
Conduct home visits to provide services to clients, when necessary
Master’s degree required, and full licensure preferred (e.g., LCSW, LCPC, LMFT); LPC, LSW licensure with experience will be considered
3+ years of experience working with high-risk adolescents and families
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Advanced training in trauma treatment modalities; preferred
Bilingual (Spanish) REQUIRED
Reliable transportation for off-site work at schools, in homes, and other community-based settings
$28.00-$32.00/hour depending on experience (approximately 20-30 hours/week)
Counseling Certification, Marriage and Family Therapy Certification, and/or Social Work License
NEDFYS does not provide employees with medical or dental benefits at this time.
Interested applicants should email a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please include 'Clinician-Bilingual' in subject line.