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Uplift Clinician

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Summary of Position:

Uplift Center for Grieving Children, located in Philadelphia, PA, provides peer support groups for children and their caregivers grieving the death of someone close to them. Uplift provides grief support groups in schools during the day, at partnering organizations, and at our sites in the evenings, as well as training for professionals who work with children and families. All grief support groups are free. Uplift is seeking a dynamic, team-oriented clinician with experience in working directly with children and caregivers who are coping with grief and trauma for a full-time clinical position. Our ideal candidate would be enthusiastic about building and managing relationships, hold anti-racist values, and be dedicated to practicing from an anti-oppression lens.

The Uplift Clinician is responsible for implementing grief support groups virtually and in person with children and caregivers. This position requires working some evenings and possibly some hours on the weekend.


Core Duties:


1. Implement and facilitate grief support programs for children and caregivers virtually and at designated in- person sites in Philadelphia, when appropriate.


2. Leading, monitoring and/or facilitating groups while supporting and possibly mentoring volunteers and interns. Assist in supervising volunteers and student interns and providing pre- and post-group support, education and management onsite, in accordance with professional guidelines and regulations. 


3. Conducting engagement, information, psychoeducation, and enrollment for families interested in grief services.


4. Ongoing development, implementation, review, and evaluation of group curriculum.


5. Maintain attendance and evaluation databases. 


6. Provide phone support check-ins and referrals for enrolled families. 


7. Development and implementation of program activities, practices and procedures through collaboration with other staff and committee work.


8. Development and facilitation of alternative activities for children, caregivers and the community such as Art Night, parent/caregiver workshops, grief trainings, holiday workshops, and other organizational special events.


9. Attend and provide support for fundraising events including participation in foundation site visits, providing data necessary for grant proposals and reports, and attendance at the fundraising events, including but not limited to An Uplifting Evening and Golf Invitational.


10. Stay up to date on current literature and research in bereavement and children’s development literature. 


11. Present/co-present at trainings to professionals and caregivers, as needed.


12. Attend general staff, program and clinical team meetings throughout the year, as necessary.


13. Attend and provide support at all program-related events for Uplift’s children and families, including holiday parties, family nights, and other special events throughout the year.


Qualifications

1. Minimum of 2-3 years professional experience working with children and families in providing direct clinical and advocacy services, including demonstrable experience in group facilitation required. 

2. Strong experience in providing trauma informed practice/treatment and a working understanding of sociocultural trauma.

3. Excellent written and oral communication skills in English.

4. Excellent interpersonal and team building skills, including the ability to maintain effective working relationships with people from diverse cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds.

5. Ability to maintain high standards of ethics, integrity, and professionalism in a fast paced and collaborative work environment.

6. Access to reliable transportation to Uplift, practice sites and other areas of the city where business is being held.

7. Ability to pass child abuse, FBI and criminal background checks.

8. Ability to lift at least 25 pounds, including bending, climbing steps, traveling between sites. 

9. Master’s Degree in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, or related degrees required.   License eligibility required, Current licensure a plus.


10. Bilingual candidates in Spanish (demonstrated fluency in oral and written communications) are highly encouraged to apply.  


11. Commitment to working with children and families with an understanding of systems of care and neighborhoods in Philadelphia. 


12. Certification in thanatology or trauma-related certification is a plus.


13. Deep passion and commitment to honest and candid conversations and self-reflection about racial justice, gender, privilege, social class, and power dynamics.


14. Demonstrated commitment required to working from an anti-oppression, and trauma informed approach, required.


This position is full-time, 12 months, and will report directly to the Director of Clinical Services and under the guidance of Uplift Coordinators. 

The Uplift Center for Grieving Children is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to building a culturally diverse and pluralistic work force providing services in a multicultural environment where differences are valued and respected.  Women, Black/Indigenous/People of Color, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and intersectional individuals are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status.

Summary of Position:

Uplift Center for Grieving Children, located in Philadelphia, PA, provides peer support groups for children and their caregivers grieving the death of someone close to them. Uplift provides grief support groups in…

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  • Flexibilidad
    A Tiempo Completo
  • Educación
    Maestría/Máster
Salario
USD $47.500 - USD $49.500
/ año

Compensación

  • SIMPLE IRA with match
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 10 Days Vacation
  • 5 SIck Days
  • Fridays off in Summer
  • Week off between Christmas and New Years
  • SIMPLE IRA with match
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 10 Days Vacation
  • 5 SIck Days
  • Fridays off in Summer
  • Week off between Christmas and New Years

Ubicación

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El trabajo se puede realizar en o cerca de Philadelphia, PA
Ubicación Asociada
Philadelphia, PA, USA

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Please provide cover letter and resume. Our ideal candidate would be enthusiastic about building and managing relationships, hold anti-racist values, and be dedicated to practicing from an anti-oppression lens.

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