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Domestic Violence Counselor

The Safe Center LI
Bethpage, NY
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Agency Overview: The Safe Center LI, Inc. (TSCLI) is the leading provider of services to victims of interpersonal violence in Nassau County. The agency provides comprehensive services to victims and survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, child abuse, human trafficking, and elder abuse. The Safe Center is a thought leader that seeks to develop and implement innovative interventions to meet the multifaceted needs of victims and survivors.

SUMMARY: The Domestic Violence Counselor provides in office trauma informed individual and group therapy and other services to adult victims of domestic violence, and works with other agency units to ensure wrap around service delivery. 

 

JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide trauma informed individual and group counseling and crisis intervention
  • Work closely with our Crisis Center, Legal Services, DV Shelter, Children’s Mental Health and other units
  • Attend weekly supervision sessions
  • Complete and maintain client records in agency database
  • Provide appropriate referrals for clients to receive advocacy, case management, legal, housing and any other additional services, as well as following up to assure that services are being delivered
  • Perform additional tasks as needed

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work, Creative Arts Therapy, Mental Health Counseling, Marriage & Family Therapy or equivalent
  • NY State licensure or eligible for limited permit
  • Clinical experience preferred
  • Experience working with survivors of abuse and/or training in trauma treatment strongly preferred
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred
  • Commitment to a strengths-based approach
  • Must be vaccinated against COVID-19

HOURS, COMPENSATION & BENEFITS:

  • Full-time, non-exempt (35 hours/week)
  • LCSW supervision
  • Some evenings required
  • Includes medical, dental, vision benefits and a generous paid time off package
  • Annual salary: $50,000 /$52,000 Bilingual

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to arubin@tscli.org

 

The Safe Center LI is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, color, ethnic origin, national origin, , religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions)[1], gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, , marital status, parental or familial status, status as an individual with a disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, , status as a protected veteran, military service, housing status, other non-merit factors, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

 The Safe Center LI believes that diversity and inclusion are critical to providing comprehensive and quality services to the communities we serve. Our goal is to hire, promote and retain a diverse workforce that is representative of the communities we serve, at all job levels. We encourage those with lived experiences in the communities we serve to apply.

 

[1] All rules regarding leave accruals and benefits must be adhered to.

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The Safe Center LI

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