The School Based Clinician is responsible for providing Comprehensive School Based Behavioral Health services in accordance with VOA Chesapeake's operation as a Comprehensive School Based Provider. In this role, the School Based Clinician provides services as defined in the grant.
The School Based Clinician will provide school based behavioral health services that are aligned with the behavioral health unmet needs/gaps within the school and that include prevention, early intervention and treatment to assigned students, teachers, parents and school teams.
Successful candidates must possess a master’s degree in Social Work, Counseling, Substance Abuse, Public Health or a related field, have at least three years’ experience working with children and youth; and have at least one year experience providing case management and counseling. Applicants must have one of the following licenses: LGSW or LGPC). Fluency in Spanish is required.
Most importantly, the successful candidate must be culturally and linguistically competent, able to develop effective working relationships with the consumer population, be self- motivated and able to motivate others, possess strong organizational skills, and have strong oral and written communication skills. The individual must also be computer proficient. Individual must be detailed oriented, have excellent writing and oral skills.