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WOAR, Philadelphia's rape crisis center is looking for a Counselor.

Job responsibilities include:

  • Providing high quality counseling services to adult and child clients who have experienced sexual violence.
  • Develop and implement treatment for an average ongoing caseload of 30 individual clients.
  • Facilitate support groups.
  • Conduct client intake assessments, on average 2 weekly.
  • Provide training on sexual assault and treatment issues as assigned to volunteers, staff, community and professional groups.
  • On-call back-up for weekend hotline coverage as needed.
  • It is required for this position to work 3 weekday evenings a week.


Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Psychology or Social Work required, License Preferred.
  • 2 years post-graduate trauma-focused and mental health clinical experience required.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in listening skills, ability to convey warmth, empathy, and a non-judgmental attitude are essential.
  • Familiarity and proficiency with assessment and diagnosis.
  • Familiarity and proficiency with case conceptualization, planning and implementing empirically supported treatments.
  • The ability and experience to work with diverse populations.
  • Familiarity with multiple therapeutic techniques including, but not limited to, crisis counseling, cognitive-behavioral therapy, and play therapy. Training in TF-CBT, PE, CPT, or EMDR preferred.
  • The ability to work independently as well as on a team.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; experience with clinical documentation procedures and systems.
  • Bi-lingual competency preferred.
  • Successful criminal background, child abuse, and FBI clearances.


**People of color are encouraged to apply **

WOAR is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

WOAR, Philadelphia's rape crisis center is looking for a Counselor.

Job responsibilities include:

  • Providing high quality counseling services to adult and child clients who have experienced sexual violence.
  • Develop and implement…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Job Type
    Temporary
  • Start Date
    May 24, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    May 17, 2021
  • Education
    Master's Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Level of Language Proficiency

Bi-lingual competency preferred

Bi-lingual competency preferred

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Philadelphia, PA
Associated Location
1617 John F. Kennedy Blvd ., Philadelphia, PA 19103, United States
Suite 800

How to Apply

Please email cover letter and resume to: hr@woar.org. Please put Counselor in the subject line. No phone calls please.

Please email cover letter and resume to: hr@woar.org. Please put Counselor in the subject line. No phone calls please.

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