is looking for an LMSW/LMHC with experience in group facilitation to work as
part of our criminal justice program. Clinician will be facilitating groups in
both Yaphank and Riverhead Correctional Facilities, as well as providing
follow-up services after individuals get released.
- Provide group
counseling services for adolescents and adults in the Correctional
- Case management
for former inmates to transition back into their communities
- Provide follow up
with former inmates
psychoeducation and anger management counseling
- Work closely with
program supervisor to develop correctional facility based programming
- Maintain records
for services provided in the jail
- Work closely with
other team members on other criminal justice based programs
- Provided clinical
coverage in the office when needed
supervision to master level interns
- Advocate for
- Handle Hotline
calls from individuals and families in crisis
- Other clinical
duties as needed
- MSW/MHC required; license or limited permit must be obtained by August 2019; LMSW preferred
providing group facilitation to mandated clients. Knowledge of substance use disorders
NYS Driver's license with a safe and responsible driving history and a motor
vehicle that is properly registered and insured in NYS.
- Strong skills with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel,
- Ability to recognize sound professional judgement
in identifying and recognizing problems. Must be able to prioritize
responsibilities, adapt to changing priorities, establish goals and
effectively manage time to achieve goals and deadlines.
- Verbal and written skills must be professional
and really understood by diverse population. Ability to establish and
maintain relationships with other employees, managers and the general
public. Must be able to maintain a professional demeanor even when
confronted with difficult and emotionally charged situations.
- Must be able to work in a busy, multi-task,
deadline-orientated environment and complete assignments independently.
Must be sensitive to the various cultural backgrounds of clients,
co-workers with whom there is contact during the course of performing the
responsibilities of the position
40 hours per week.