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Mental Health Counselor

Company: Shiloh House
Location: Longmont
Posted on: May 11, 2024

Job Description:

Description:While you work to empower Colorado youth and families, we empower you to develop your career. Join one of the most respected leaders in child advocacy services - Shiloh House. Our family like culture and specialized programs allow our staff to utilize their individual talents and contribute in ways that are both professionally and personally fulfilling. At Shiloh House you will find meaning and purpose in your work while you build your career. Our leaders are dedicated to teaching and providing you with the tools to be successful. We believe strongly in growing and developing our future leaders, providing advancement opportunities by promoting from within. In return for your dedication and contributions, you will be recognized and provided an array of competitive benefits. Come join us and serve our great community!We are looking to fill these positions immediately with the best and brightest who are seeking opportunities for future growth and advancement! Work with at-risk youth ages 7 to 18 to assist them in reintegrating into the community! Take the opportunity to help make a positive impact on Colorado youth!This entry level position is a great way to launch your career in counseling, mental health, social services, psychology, behavioral health and human services as a counselor, therapist, mental health technician, mental health therapist, mental health counselor and substance abuse counselor.Campus Locations:LongmontLittletonCentennialCommerce CityShifts:Days: Sunday-Wednesday or Wednesday-SaturdayPart time float positions are also available (will require travel to all locations)Benefits:Insurance benefits include health, dental, vision, life, accident, and critical illness403(b) retirement plan with matchClassPass MembershipPaid time off and personal leaveMileage reimbursementEmployee assistance programThis position provides a valuable opportunity for recent graduates to apply their education, gainhands-on experience, and make a meaningful impact in the lives of young adults transitioning fromfoster care.10% off tuition at CCU for their online programsGrowth opportunities are available throughout the agency as we love to promote from within!Compensation: In accordance with the Colorado Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, the expected salary range for this Colorado position is between $21.50-$26.75 per hour. Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience and other job related factors permitted by law.Compensation is based on location/shift:Littleton, Centennial, Longmont: Starting wage $21.50Commerce City: Starting wage at $21.50Responsibilites:Work with MA level Clinicians and Special Education Teachers on a daily basisCollaborate within the framework of the client's treatment team in the completion of instructional activities and behavior managementImplement treatment plans and individualized education plans in an appropriate manner as directed by the client's clinician and teacherImplement and maintain structure within the program and create/follow a routineProvide intensive supervision, documentation, and organizationUtilize strong verbal de-escalation and positive strong boundariesBasic meal preparation and light housekeepingConduct daily room inspections and15-minute bed checks with a focus on safety and securityTransport clients to and from school, activities, appointments, etc.Attend treatment team and required trainingsResponsible for working with youth who have emotional and behavioral issues resulting from trauma and neglect, and who display verbal and physical aggression.Posting Date: 2/29/2024Application Window: Ongoing (Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis)Requirements:Must have a professional mentalityMust have a Bachelor's Degree and/or 2 years experience working with the youthMust be at least 23 years of age (will consider 21 years of age)Must be able to pass several criminal background checksMust hold a valid Colorado drivers license or have the ability to obtain oneMust meet agency MVR criteriaDue to the short length of stay for these clients, mastery of direct care skills are a mustPlease note, this position is internally referred to as a Treatment Counselor.by Jobble

Keywords: Shiloh House, Longmont , Mental Health Counselor, Healthcare , Longmont, Colorado

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