Residential Therapist/Education Advocate
Qualifications: Master Degree in social work, counseling or related field with clinical licensure (LPC, LISW-CP, LMFT, LPC-A, LMFT-A, LMSW) active in South Carolina. Experience working with child victims of trauma/child welfare field and a minimum of two years’ experience providing individual and/or group therapy. Experience advocating for children especially in an education setting preferred along with above credentials.
Job Description: This position reports to the Lead Clinician and offers support to the therapy team to ensure highly responsive and appropriate assessment, clinical intervention, resource linkage and trauma debriefing for children served in HCFC residential programs, as well as occasionally caregivers of these children and HCFC staff. This includes appropriate documentation of all services provided per organization policies, contract standards and established best practices. This position also serves as the liaison to schools and provides education advocacy for youth served in HCFC programs.
Positions Supervised: None
Necessary characteristics: Must be committed to positive changes in children. Must be able to develop strong relationships with children, colleagues and stakeholders. Must exhibit a desire for professional growth as evidenced by accepting and responding to constructive feedback. Strong customer service, team leadership and critical thinking skills are essential.
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