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Clinician

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Cayuga Centers
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The Bronx, NY

To provide short-term trauma-sensitive treatment planning and delivery for all UC in Long Term Transitional Foster . The Clinician will also provide assessment to the assigned youth while maintaining professionalism in all areas, including confidentiality.

HOURS PER WEEK: Exempt.

  • Regular hours entail 9:00am-5:00pm, Monday - Friday
  • Must be flexible to meet program needs
  • Evenings and weekends may be required

FUNCTIONS:

  • Provide individual therapy and group counseling to UC
  • Administer required behavioral and mental health assessments for UC
  • Carry a caseload of 20 UC ages range from 3-17.5 years
  • Coordinate services for each UC in conjunction with Case Manager
  • Provide therapy during traditional and non-traditional hours including weekends and evenings
  • Participate in 24 hour on-call phone availability for program youth and foster parents
  • Attend weekly clinical team meetings
  • Attend weekly staffing with Case Coordinator, Case Manager, and FFS
  • Provide record keeping and documentation for all clinical activities (case documentation)

Required Experience:

  • Master’s Degree in social work or related field. LMSW, LMHC preferred or eligible for limited permit
  • 2 years’ postgraduate direct service delivery experience
  • Bi-lingual - English-Spanish required. All agency documents and records are in English, so English writing proficiency required. Position itself requires Spanish speaking, writing, and reading proficiency
  • Experience with a strength based, cognitive behavioral, and trauma sensitive approach to treating troubled youth preferred
  • Strong proficiency with completing the administrative components of treatment (case documentation) required
  • Valid NYS Driver’s License required
  • Ability to travel to other agency locations

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Word processing: Including responding to e-mails, composing letters, completing computerized documentation, transcribing minutes for meetings, etc.: This involves sitting at a computer for several hours a day
  • Completing paperwork -Such as copying and stapling
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Sit/ride in vehicles, busses, subways, trains, planes - public transportation for lengthy periods of time
  • Walk up/down stairs
  • Walk to enter/exit subway and other public transportation
  • Walk several blocks to get to required location


To provide short-term trauma-sensitive treatment planning and delivery for all UC in Long Term Transitional Foster . The Clinician will also provide assessment to the assigned youth while maintaining professionalism in all areas…

Details at a glance

  • Full Time Schedule
  • Contract
  • Master's Degree Required
  • Professional

Benefits

As a full time benefits position, staff is eligible to enroll in medical, dental, vision, FSA, supplemental life insurance, critical illness, enhanced short-term disability, and 401(k) benefits.

In accordance with federal, state & local laws, we maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment drug testing.

As a full time benefits position, staff is eligible to enroll in medical, dental, vision, FSA, supplemental life insurance, critical illness, enhanced short-term disability, and 401(k…

Level of Language Proficiency

  • Bi-lingual - English-Spanish required. All agency documents and records are in English, so English writing proficiency required. Position itself requires Spanish speaking, writing, and reading proficiency
  • Bi-lingual - English-Spanish required. All agency documents and records are in English, so English writing proficiency required. Position itself requires Spanish speaking…

Location

On-site
250 Walton Avenue, The Bronx, NY 10451

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