Details: Exempt (Salaried)
611 North Rampart Street
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.
Short Term Disability
Long Term Disability
Retirement Savings Plan
One free meal
Level of Language Proficiency
Minimum Education Required
How To Apply
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
PLEASE: no telephone calls (firm)