Mount Carmel Guild Behavioral Health System, a CARF accredited division of Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark, is a leading provider of mental health and addiction services in Northern New Jersey.
We are currently seeking a Full Time – Licensed Clinician for our Providence Place program located in Jersey City, NJ. (Schedule: Monday – Friday -11am-7pm, with Sunday Availability)
Providence Place is a psychiatric community home for females, aged 15-17, referred from the State Children’s System of Care.
JOB DESCRIPTION for FULL TIME LICENSED CLINICIAN:
The Clinician will perform the following duties:
Provide strength based psycho therapeutic interventions for the referred child and her family, focusing on treatment issues and needs identified by the referring systems of care entity
Complete all clinical and administrative documentation within the timeframes specified by the program protocols and Medicaid requirements
Provide updated information to system partners as needed in order to insure coordination and continuity of care
Analyze client needs and process information into a plan of action that includes interventions consistent with best practices for the identified issues and populations served.
Knowledge of the Children's System of Care and the related protocols and resources available to families and children
Effectively work independently and as part of a team, professionally representing Catholic Charities when working in the field and with system partners
Work respectfully with parents and caretakers in the service of the child
Proactively plan for potentially difficult or crisis situations and identify and respond to risk and safety situations with sensitivity to the child and family stress as well as the legal and regulatory issues that may need to be addressed
Engage children and families respectfully and manage a range of emotions and behaviors that might arise during home visits with client and personal safety in mind
JOB REQUIREMENTS for FULL TIME LICENSED CLINICIAN:
Master's degree in a behavioral health of social work discipline
Minimum one year experience in the provision of child/adolescent mental health services
Active New Jersey LSW or LAC
Valid Driver's license required.
LPC, LCSW or PHD preferred.
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Catholic Charities as a ministry of the Archdiocese of Newark, participates in the Church’s social mission by recognizing the inherent dignity and worth of all people, especially the poor, marginalized, and vulnerable, and by responding to the corporeal and material needs of those it serves with sincere Christian compassion. The activities of Catholic Charities are inspired and governed by its faith in Jesus Christ, the examples of Sacred Scripture, and the continuing exposition of Catholic social teaching. Through these activities, Catholic Charities strives to assist individuals in need, strengthen families, and to have those it serves experience the redemptive power of God’s mercy.
CCAN offers a competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits package for employees. CCAN is an equal opportunity employer. M/F/D/V. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin/ancestry, citizenship status, disability, age, marital or family status, and military or veteran status.
Internal Number: 1028
About Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark is one of New Jersey’s largest social service agencies. CCAN, a non-profit corporation, has programs and facilities located in Bergen, Essex, Hudson, and Union counties.