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COMPASS Counselor (Independent Contractor Opportunity)

Goodwill Industries of GCECO Inc. Canton, OH
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
COMPASS Inc. is currently seeking a **Counselor** to provide counseling and advocacy services to victims of sexual violence as an **independent contractor**. COMPASS, an affiliate of Goodwill Industries of Greater Cleveland and East Central Ohio, provides services to all survivors of rape and sexual abuse - women, children, men - and their loved ones in Carroll, Tuscarawas and Stark Counties. Their programs include crisis intervention and advocacy, and education and prevention.

Our Counselor will provide professional counseling services to COMPASS clients in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws, including laws governing the contractor's professional license. Services will be performed at COMPASS offices.

This person is also responsible for completing all clinical documentation requirements necessary to detail counseling services provided. Documentation may include diagnostic assessment, clinical progress notes, treatment plans, discharge summaries, or other necessary clinical documentation.

***** To apply: Send resume' to or apply via our website *****

Our ideal candidate will:

* Be knowledgeable about the effects of sexual violence on the victim, the family and the community.
* Counsel victims of sexual assault where trauma-informed care experience is necessary
* Have the ability to use good personal judgement to make decisions and solve problems and communicate clearly and effectively (oral/written).
* Posses the ability to perform basic computer functions including use of the Internet, Microsoft Word, Outlook and client database.
* Be detail oriented, with the ability to gather and record data accurately.
* Have the ability to deal with people in an effective way to gain their trust and confidence.

Basic Requirements:

* Professional Licensure: The contractor will be responsible for maintaining professional licensure as an Independent Professional Counselor (PCC or PCC-S) or Independent Licensed Social Worker (LISW, LISW-S) in the State of Ohio. Contractor shall be responsible for all continuing education requirements of maintaining professional licensure, including payment for training.
* Work Conditions: Ability to work with moderate supervision. Must be able to perform physical requirements of position including but not limited to: inside, sedentary work; constant bilateral reaching at all levels; constant handling/fingering; fine finger for computer operation and writing. Frequently stand, sit and walk, lift/carry up to 20 pounds and walk approximately 60 feet; occasionally climb, balance, stoop/bend and crouch/squat.
* Equipment: General office equipment and phone system.

Background checks, including FBI/BCI, will be performed.

COMPASS Inc. is an affiliate of Goodwill Industries of Greater Cleveland and East Central Ohio. For more information about COMPASS, visit us at

***** To apply: Send resume' to or apply via our website *****

**Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran**

*Job Start/End Date:* 19-Aug-2019 to 18-Oct-2019 (EST)

*Department:* COMPASS

*Location:* Canton, OH, USA

*Pay Type:* Other

*Employment Type:* Contract

Goodwill Industries of GCECO Inc.


Canton, OH