In home Counselor


Primary Responsibilities include:

  • Provide Intensive In-Home services to support the clients' social and emotional development and learning, as well as supporting the implementation of the clinical treatment plan from clinical providers and the Waiver Service Plan. 
  • Meet with clients and their families in their home or community in accordance with the child's service plan and budget. 
  • Provide in-person crisis response to caseload when crises occur.
  • Complete progress notes for each session, case conferences and telephone calls.
  • Submit work by deadlines and in compliance with funding regulations and the agency's Compliance Plan.

Qualifications and Requirements include:

-  MSW or related degree, at least 2 years experience working with children with an emotional disturbance.

-  Knowledge of community resources and mental health diagnoses.

-  Valid New York State driver's license with a safe and responsible driving history. Vehicle that is properly insured and registered in NY and is available to be used to conduct home visits and transport children to activities.

Schedule:

-  Per Diem, up to 19 hours per week. Flexible Schedule, will vary depending on families' needs.

-  Monday through Friday, afternoons and evenings; may include weekend hours.