Catholic Charities is seeking a part-time (15 hours per week) mental health professional to provide mental health support and referral to 4K-6th grade youth attending Deerfield Community Center. The services aim to mitigate stress, build coping skills, and provide education focused on eliminating stigma associated with mental health needs. The professional will also support the youth with finding community mental health services, if needed. Due to COVID-19, the position will mostly likely start with telehealth.
Applicants will have a master's degree in social work or a similar field or a bachelor's degree with at least three years professional experience in youth mental health. The candidate will have experience working with diverse populations and knowledge around trauma-informed care.
Catholic Charities is dedicated to our core values of Hunger, Unity, and Grit. We define these values as follows:
We are undeterred, calculated risk takers prepared to take on community challenges with intention, compassion, and innovation. We celebrate each other's unique perspective and treat each other with grace, humility, and unconditional support. We are tenacious and resilient in our pursuit to get stuff done. If you have the hunger to be involved in an organization full of do-gooders who are blessed to work in a supportive environment as we work tirelessly to support our clients please apply today.
POSITION START DATE: IMMEDIATE
Changing Lives. Serving All. Employing All. The heart of our mission is compassionate, caring services for the poor and vulnerable.
Catholic Charities was founded in 1946 and is a private, nonprofit organization serving people in an 11 county area in south-central Wisconsin. The agency helps people of all ages deal with mental health issues, face transitions in life, reach for their potential despite special challenges, heal from abuse or addiction and secure emergency services. In 2014, 30,000 people benefited from agency programs provided by 330 employees and 1,000+ volunteers.
We serve those in need regardless of religion, race, social or economic status. We serve and employ persons regardless of sexual orientation, religious, ethnic, racial or social background. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We encourage women and minorities to apply.
Employees enjoy a supportive work environment and competitive pay. Full-time employees are eligible for health and dental insurance, 403(b) retirement savings plan, health cafeteria plan, sick pay and generous paid vacation time. Retirement plan offered to part-time employees working 20+ hours per week, as well as pro-rated sick and vacation time.
Catholic Charities is committed to achieving a diverse workforce and to maintaining an atmosphere of diversity and inclusion. We want our staff and programming to reflect the rich culture and diversity of our state and actively encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.
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