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Job: Staff Clinician – Riverside Day Program

Title Staff Clinician – Riverside Day Program
Location Somerville, MA
Start Date 2019-11-04
Job Information

Riverside Community Care

Exciting opportunity to join Riverside Community Care as a Staff Clinician for our amazing Life Skills Center!

The Life Skills Program is a highly structured and group-based supportive therapeutic program for adolescents, ages 12-18 years, that are presenting with major mental illness and who are experiencing disruptions in their home, school, or community.

The program offers therapeutic groups and activities based on best practices to help teens gain insight into their emotions and thinking patterns, to develop more effective ways of coping, and improve their self esteem and social skills in order to be successful in school and within their communities.

In this vital role, the Staff Clinician will be responsible for the assessment, treatment planning, case management, family counseling and service coordination of assigned adolescents as well as leading a variety of treatment groups. The Staff Clinician participates in the development and maintenance of a healthy milieu and collaborates with the multi-disciplinary team in the provision of appropriate services to life skills teens and families. In addition, the Staff Clinician may supervise staff and student interns, as assigned.

Schedule: Monday through Friday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Please include a cover letter when submitting your resume.

Our program offers a nurturing environment that encourages creativity, mutual respect, and opportunities for learning and growth.

Candidates must enjoy working with adolescents and be a proactive team member.

Riverside offers an outstanding staff training program, excellent supervision, competitive salary, benefits package and career advancement opportunities!

Required Skills
Experience conducting individual and/or group therapy and working in a milieu setting
Valid driver’s license and regular access to a reliable vehicle

Required Experience
Master’s Degree in Professional Clinical Mental Health Discipline
Degree and experience must be in compliance with current program needs to meet Medicaid and Department of Public Health CORE staffing requirements
One year experience working with children and/or adolescents with emotional difficulties and their families

Riverside Community Care is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and inclusive organization committed to working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities. We provide equal opportunity for all persons seeking employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, national origin, disability, or any other characteristic as established by law.

Contact Person: Rebekah Simmons

Posted: 11-7-19