Foster Care: Qualified Mental Health Specialist
Our Qualified Mental Health Specialist will receive a $1,000 sign on bonus!
Location(s): 4629 Aicholtz Road, Cincinnati, OH 45244
Required Degree(s): Associates in Psychology, Social Work or related field
Preferred Degree(s): Bachelors in Social Work, or related field
Preferred License: LSW
*1-3 years of employment experience in child welfare, social work, or case management services is preferred.
At Child Focus, we recognize the importance of identifying and treating mental health issues as early as possible. Come be part of an agency that promotes healthy relationships, improves behavioral and emotional functioning, and drastically increase their likelihood of future success in school and in life!
If you are interested in working for an innovative agency that values employee growth and development, and is committed to making a difference in our community we have an amazing opportunity open for a Qualified Mental Health Specialist to work in our Out of Home Care team.
You will provide weekly individual, family and group mental health case management services to children, adolescents and young adults in Foster Care, Therapeutic Foster Care and Independent Living programs.
Primary job responsibilities include:
Provide services in the foster home setting and also in the community; to foster youth, foster families and birth families.
Create and maintain Individual Treatment Plans (ITPs) with clients and their families.
Conduct assessments on youth in care and serve as coordinating service provider, if licensed.
Link clients with community resources and effectively collaborate with school or community professionals, JFS staff and other service providers.
Some evening hours each week. Share on-call emergency access cell-phone rotation.
Child Focus provides excellent benefits.
Competitive salaries with mid-year and annual bonus opportunities
Paid Time Off awards and Extended Illness Bank
Flexible work schedules
Energetic and supportive team environment
Room for growth and advancement opportunity
Individual and group supervision for dependently licensed staff (LSW, LPC, MFT)
Trainings provided at no cost to staff (approved provider of CEU's)
Company Car program and mileage reimbursement
Generous matching program for 403(b) and Health Saving Accounts
Approved agency for the Government Loan Forgiveness program and tuition reimbursement
Medical, Vision, Dental insurance
Child Focus, Inc.