COMMUNITY WELLNESS CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Minimum: $45,000
Maximum: $50,000
Details: Exempt (Salaried)

Published

10/12/2018

Start Date

12/03/2018

Application Deadline

11/16/2018

Address

611 North Rampart Street
New Orleans
LA
70112
United States

Description

Covenant House New Orleans provides direct services to homeless youth ages 16-24. Covenant House is searching for a dynamic individual to join our team as a Community Wellness Clinical Social Worker. This position will focus on:


*Providing counseling and mental health supports for youth at Covenant House with specific attention to substance abuse and harm reduction;

*Consulting Program Staff regarding youth's participation in substance abuse programming and therapy sessions;

*Provide support and training in proactive trauma informed intervention strategies during weekly case review meetings with program Team.


Education, Skills and Experience:

*Master's Degree in Social Work, LCSW and /or Substance Abuse Certification is strongly preferred.

*Three-plus (3+) years of experience working with adolescents and young adults with substance abuse issues and dual diaagnosis is highly desirable.

*Specific clinical experience working with homeless youth is ideal.

Benefits

Health

Dental

Sick Time

Vacation time

Life Insurance

Short Term Disability

Long Term Disability

Retirement Savings Plan

Free Parking

One free meal

Level of Language Proficiency

English

Spanish helpful


Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

Master's degree

How To Apply

mchanel@covenanthouse.org

QUALIFIED candidates should send a cover letter and resume to:


Covenant House New Orleans

Attn: Monica A. Chanel

611 N. Rampart Street

New Orleans, LA 70112


email: mchanel@covenanthouse.org


PLEASE: no telephone calls (firm)


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