Clinician, Worcester, MA

Job Type

Full Time




United States


The Key Program, Inc. is seeking a full-time Masters-Level Clinician to join its clinical team in Worcester.  Divide your clinical work between two Department of Children and Families (DCYF) residential STARR (Short Term Assessment and Rapid Reintegration) programs that serve up to nine (9) teenage boys and nine (9) teenage girls, in each program. 


Master's Degree in social work, counseling, clinical psychology, or related area of study.

Clinical license (LICSW or LMHC) or license-eligible

Must be at least 21 years of age or older

Valid state driver's license and legally registered and insured car for work use

Excellent verbal and written communication skills


Performs diagnostic evaluations of clients by conducting intake interviews, strength-based assessments, investigating case histories through contact with appropriate collateral resources, and evaluating clients to determine treatment strategies;

Provides intervention services by interviewing clients and/or families and evaluating and making appropriate referrals;

Provides clinical services to families; assisting families in coordinating and utilizing appropriate treatment services and behavior management practices;

Works collaboratively with referral source and Key staff to identify and implement treatment goals;

Facilitate clinical groups such as DBT, stress management groups, substance abuse groups, etc.;

Conducts and/or oversees all necessary program clinical services including the development and facilitation of client groups, parent groups, family counseling, and individual counseling;

Attends and participates in clinical supervision meetings;

Prepares and maintains clinical case records and other required documentation according to guidelines

The Key Program, Inc. is a private, non-profit human services agency whose mission is to assist at-risk and court-involved children/adolescents and their families to develop positive life skills so they may pursue productive and rewarding lives. Key works in conjunction with the MA Department of Children & Families (DCF), MA Department of Youth Services (DYS), the MA Department of Mental Health (DMH) and the RI Department of Children, Youth & Families (DCYF), Children’s Behavioral Health Initiative (CBHI) and is an agency provider of both community-based outreach services and residential treatment programming. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race or color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, age, country of ancestral origin, or veteran status. 


Benefits & Salary:


Annual starting salary range:  $45,000- $50,000 (LICSW or LMHC)

                                                     $42,000 - $44,000 (MSW or LCSW)

Medical, dental and optical insurances; short-term disability and life insurance; tuition assistance; graduate school scholarship (for clinical-related degree program), free clinical supervision for licensure, paid CEU's, clinical groups and supervision, paid training for CEU’s, excellent training, paid vacation and holidays; paid sick and personal time; retirement program; wellness benefit; pre-tax childcare, and more!    

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement