Bilingual Therapist/Middle School Intervention Team Member

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Minimum: $37,500
Maximum: $43,000
Details: Salary for this position falls between $37,500 and $43,000 based on language skills, experience with youth, clinical experience and licensure.

Published

08/03/2018

Address

373 Schmale Road
Carol Stream
Illinois
60188
United States

Description

Division:

Outreach Community Counseling Centers in West Chicago

 

The Outreach Community Counseling Centers are embedded in neighborhood resource centers and partner closely with schools in three communities. Counseling services at Outreach are collaborative, strengths-based, team-oriented, systems-focused and affordable.

 

Job Responsibilities:

The Bilingual Therapist/Middle School Intervention Team Member is responsible for carrying a caseload of 10-15 high risk middle school students on site at Leman Middle School. This position is also responsible for collaborating with the school’s in school suspension team to integrate clinical support and engagement in the program.

Additional responsibilities include facilitating student prevention groups; participating in parent engagement activities; maintaining strong school and community contacts to facilitate excellent coordination of services and the maintenance of case records and client roster information.

Requirements:

Bilingual (Spanish/ English) with ability to provide therapy in Spanish. Master’s Degree in Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, Marriage and Family Therapy or related field. A minimum of two years of experience in systemic interventions with youth; ability to navigate the educational, legal, and mental health delivery systems; sensitivity to the needs of a low-income, culturally diverse population. Valid IL driver’s license, insurance, reliable vehicle and good driving record. Microsoft Word/ Excel. A commitment to Outreach Community Ministries’ Statement of Mission and Faith.


All applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by applicable state or federal civil rights law. Outreach Community Ministries, Inc. reserves the right to make faith-based hiring decisions as permitted under Title VII (42 U.S.C. Section 2000e – 1(a).


Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual (Spanish/ English) with ability to provide therapy in Spanish.

Professional Level

Entry level

Minimum Education Required

Master's degree


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