Dec 04, 2018

MST Family Counselor

  • Youth Villages
  • Jackson, TN, USA
Full time MST Therapist

Job Description

Position Overview:

  • Carry a caseload of 4 to 6 families
  • Meet with families  at home or in the community 3 times per week
  • Treatment sessions may be individual or family/marital depending on circumstance
  • Commute 60 to 80 miles depending on family location
  • Develop and implement treatment plans based on familial goals 
  • Complete documentation and paperwork on a weekly basis
  • Participate in team meetings 3 times per week to help enhance clinical skills 
  • Develop strong community relationships
  • Provide after hours on-call support to youth and families (24 hrs M-F, rotating weekends) 

Additional Information:

  •  Flexible schedule (based around the availability of youth and families)

Qualifications: 

  • Masters degree in a social services field (preferred)
  • Bachelors degree in a social services field (required)
  • Working with at-risk youth in a paid position or volunteer/internship capacity (required)
  • Valid driver’s license, a vehicle to use for work purposes and auto insurance (required)
  • Experience in a clinical setting (preferred)

*Acceptable experience must be centered around at-risk youth (ie. youth with one or more of the following behaviors: truancy, alcohol/substance abuse, verbal/physical aggression, runaway, antisocial tendencies, etc.)

License Required

No

Degree Required

Bachelors