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Early Childhood Clinician

HCS Head Start, Inc.
Springfield, MA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: dental, life insurance, medical,
Job Description

A STRONG COMMITMENT TO QUALITY EARLY EDUCATION PROGRAMS

Celebrating over 50 years of quality services for children and families!

SIGN ON BONUS = $1,000.00

All positions require experience with and sensitivity to the health/nutrition and child care needs of lower income, culturally diverse, and at-risk families. Bilingual and/or bicultural candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. HCS Head Start, Inc. requires all staff to be FULLY vaccinated.

Job Title: EARLY CHILDHOOD CLINICIAN

Deadline for Applications: May 31, 2022

Full/Part Time: 40 hours per week

Full/Part Year: 52 weeks per year

Summary:

Work as part of a multi-disciplinary team using evidence-based promotion, prevention and intervention strategies that foster the growth of children with developmental, behavioral and/or social emotional concerns. Work collaboratively with local mental health agencies to facilitate appropriate and effective referrals across multiple systems. Provide support groups and training to parents and teaching staff.

Education and Certification Requirements:

  • Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology, Social Work or related field required.
  • Licensure required (LMHC, LICSW, LCSW or LMFT).

Experience:

  • Must have professional experience delivering mental health services to children age birth through five and those who care for them within a natural setting.

Qualities and Skills:

  • Bi-Lingual Preferred.
  • Working knowledge of trauma-informed practices and experience with developing individual treatment plans for children age birth through five required.
  • Strong written and verbal skills required.
  • No third party billing required.

To apply, candidates should visit our website https://hcsheadstart.org/employment/. Please complete an application and attach a resume with cover letter.

Full Time Benefits (30+ hours per week)

Birthday off with pay, Paid sick, personal, vacation & holidays, 403b retirement plan with Agency match, education reimbursement, employee assistance program, health & dental insurance, employer paid life and long-term disability insurance.

EOE/AA

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Company Description
Since 1965 HCS Head Start Inc. has been providing high-quality early childhood education services for children and families in cities and towns located in Western Massachusetts.

We serve Brimfield, Chicopee, East Longmeadow, Granby (Shared with Community Action), Hampden, Holland, Holyoke, Indian Orchard, Longmeadow, Ludlow, Monson, Palmer, South Hadley (Shared with Community Action), Springfield, Three Rivers, Wales, and Wilbraham.

Head Start provides a solid foundation for children to gain necessary skills to enter kindergarten and to be successful in life. Our centers are fully licensed by the MA Department of Early Education and Care.

HCS Head Start, Inc.

Why Work Here?
Holyoke Chicopee Springfield Head Start provides Good PAY, Generous BENEFITS, In-Agency SUPPORT team, PROFESSIONAL growth opportunities.

Since 1965 HCS Head Start Inc. has been providing high-quality early childhood education services for children and families in cities and towns located in Western Massachusetts. We serve Brimfield, Chicopee, East Longmeadow, Granby (Shared with Community Action), Hampden, Holland, Holyoke, Indian Orchard, Longmeadow, Ludlow, Monson, Palmer, South Hadley (Shared with Community Action), Springfield, Three Rivers, Wales, and Wilbraham. Head Start provides a solid foundation for children to gain necessary skills to enter kindergarten and to be successful in life. Our centers are fully licensed by the MA Department of Early Education and Care.

Address

30 Madison Avenue

Springfield, MA
USA

Industry

Healthcare

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