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Now hiring for the 2021 - 2022 school year!

The Classroom Therapist provides therapeutic mental health, case management and consultation services to children and their families. The Therapist provides assessments, as well as individual, group, and/or family therapy, and assists in creation and implementation of individual behavioral plans for each child. In addition, the therapist facilitates the understanding of clinical issues with the classroom staff and aids in creating a therapeutic milieu within a public school setting.

Seneca supports clinicians towards licensure and beyond! We provide individual and group supervision, regular clinical case conferences, and licensure and renewal courses led by field experts. Expenses such as outside trainings or licensure fees can be mitigated though your clinical training stipend, and you will receive a $4000 salary increase upon getting licensed. Looking to expand your clinical skills even more? Apply for a Professional Development Scholarship and achieve certifications in areas such as CBT, DBT, EMDR, or Spanish for mental health practitioners. Training and growth opportunities in the agency are abundant, and Seneca is committed to helping you reach your professional goals!   

As a nonprofit mental health agency, Seneca Family of Agencies is committed to providing traditionally marginalized communities a network of outstanding mental health, community-based, and educational services. We are committed to building a diverse staff and strongly encourage people of color to apply. Our programs are deeply engaged in conversations and trainings on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in order to bring equity and justice to the youth and families we serve.

Responsibilities

  • Conduct weekly individual and family therapy for each student.
  • Create and monitor individual behavioral goals for each student.
  • Monitor classroom behavioral interventions for each student.
  • Provide case management and social services for each student.
  • Monitor psychotropic medications.
  • Complete all documentation required for each student.
  • Develop initial, individual, and family therapy contacts for each student.
  • Assist with crisis intervention and special activities as per schedule.
  • Provide consultation to classroom staff.
  • Attend weekly meetings; present cases to be discussed as pre-assigned.

Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Social Work/Psychology/Counseling.
  • Eligible to register with the California BBS.
  • Experience working in a day treatment or residential facility serving emotionally disturbed children and their families a plus. 
  • Valid California Driver's License and insurability by Seneca's automobile insurance carrier.
  • Fulfillment of TB test, fingerprinting and state clearance, and any other mandatory state/federal requirements.

Schedule

  • Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm

Now hiring for the 2021 - 2022 school year!

The Classroom Therapist provides therapeutic mental health, case management and consultation services to children and their families. The Therapist provides assessments, as well as individual…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    Master's Degree Required

Salary

$60,500 - $64,50010% increase for bilingual abilities in Spanish and English

Benefits

  • Salary starting at $60,500 + 10% salary increase upon passing Spanish language proficiency exam
  • Additional $4000 salary increase for BBS licensure
  • Annual performance evaluations provide the potential for a generous salary increase each year
  • 5 weeks of Paid Time off and 11 Paid Holidays
  • Relocation assistance may be available
  • Comprehensive employee benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and chiropractic coverage and partially paid premiums for dependents
  • Employer-paid Employee Assistance Plan
  • 403b Retirement Plan
  • Training stipend and professional development opportunities
  • Excellent clinical training, individual and group supervision, and assistance towards licensure
  • Opportunities to develop specialized skills, including clinical supervision and evidence-based practices
  • Abundant promotional opportunities across the agency in California and Washington
  • Salary starting at $60,500 + 10% salary increase upon passing Spanish language proficiency exam
  • Additional $4000 salary increase for BBS licensure
  • Annual performance evaluations…

Location

On-site
Hayward, CA, USA

How to Apply

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