Gateway-Longview, Inc. Buffalo, NY, USA
Mar 15, 2019Full time
Starting Salary: $38,250 **Offers above the base are dependent on relevant experience Department within Gateway Longview: Children & Family Treatment and Support Services As a Community Based Mental Health Clinician with Gateway Longview, you will use your clinical experience to provide therapy, counseling, and crisis intervention in an in-home/community setting for children and their families. Communication and collaboration will be your keys to success. As a Mental Health Clinician, you should expect to: Assist children and their family to identify behavioral strengths and service needs through a comprehensive evaluation Create and establish a diagnosis and treatment plan that meets medical necessity Work collaboratively with the child and family system of care An ideal Mental Health Clinician will... Be an effective relationship builder Be detail oriented with excellent time management skills Have the ability to work independently and be an enthusiastic team player Non-negotiable – if you are applying you MUST: Be a licensed professional (LCSW, LCSW-R, LMHC, LMFT) with a Master’s Degree in human services or related field and minimum 2 years’ experience providing therapy to children Have a valid NYS Driver’s License and your own vehicle with adequate insurance and registration Have ability to communicate with a diverse caseload of clients from a variety of backgrounds Have the flexibility to work evenings and weekends Have an unwavering ability to demonstrate Gateway Longview’s mission and core values effectively with clients, families, other staff and community contacts from a variety of cultural and ethnic backgrounds Your benefits may include: A generous time off package, including 11 holidays and 28 days of personal time annually Up to a 90% contribution toward medical & dental health insurance Up to a 3.5% contribution to your Retirement Savings Plan Tuition assistance and/or loan-forgiveness (a federal program) Gateway Longview cares for over 3,600 children and families annually from across Western New York through Behavioral Health Services, Community-Based Services, Residential Treatment Services, and Special Education Services. As a not-for-profit agency, Gateway Longview is committed to working together to protect, to give hope, and to enrich the lives of every child and family served. For a more in-depth description of this position, along with benefits offered by Gateway Longview, you can visit www.gateway-longview.org/careers .