Day Treatment Counselor

  • Quincy, MA, USA
  • Part-time

Company Description

Bay State Community Services is a not-for-profit human services agency, dedicated to improving the social functioning of adults, adolescents, and children within a framework that recognizes the primary importance of family and community. To this end, the agency's mission is to support individual, family, and community empowerment through an integrated, culturally competent continuum of social, mental health, addiction, and correctional services.

Job Description

Part-Time position- 20 hours a week

Day Treatment Counselor is responsible;e for working as part of a team with other staff to provide and maintain a safe and supportive therapeutic environment for clients.  Provide direct supervision of clients in the milieu and community for various activities and groups. Provide crisis support for clients using de-escalation techniques.  Work with various collateral contacts to establish best practice treatment goals for each client on caseload.  Develop and facilitate 4-5 psycho educational groups each week.   

Qualifications

 

  • Previous work with 7-18 year olds
  • Valid MA drivers license with acceptable driving record and current proof of insurance and reliable transportation
  • Computer proficiency
  • Associates Degree
  • Acceptable CORI, SORI
  • Enjoys running groups
  • Engage difficult to reach, traumatized or disengaged individuals and families

 

Additional Information

$13.50 per hour

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ATTENTIONWalk-in job information sessions every Friday from 9-12pm at  1120 Hancock Street, 3rd floor, Quincy, or Thursdays 11-1pm 36 Cordage Park Circle, Suite 305, Plymouth.  On the spot interviews and get started on your new career! 

Hope to see you there! 

Related Terms:  Mental Health, Adolescent, Teen, Social Worker, Social Services, Behavioral Health, Support