Therapeutic Training & Support Worker / Therapeutic Mentor
Northeast Center for Youth and Families has a full-time opening for the position of Therapeutic Training and Support Worker / Therapeutic Mentor to be part of a multi-disciplinary treatment team. The TT&S / TM works under the supervision of a clinician to support implementation of the clinician’s treatment plan and assists the youth and family in achieving the goals of the plan. Implementation of objectives for the treatment plan will address the youth’s mental health, behavioral and emotional needs. This service includes teaching the youth to understand, direct, interpret, manage, and control feelings and emotional responses to situations and to assist the family to address the youth’s emotional and mental health needs.
Requirements include the following:
- Individuals must have a Bachelor's degree and one year of direct relevant experience working with youth and families who require behavior management to address mental health needs; or an Associate’s degree and minimum of two years of relevant direct service experience working with youth and families who require behavior management to address mental health needs.
- Active/valid driver’s license, reliable vehicle, and approved DMV record
- Verification of adequate personal auto insurance on vehicle(s) to be used (minimum limits of $100,000 per person/$300,000 per accident for Optional Bodily Injury to Others, and minimum limits of at least $100,00 for Damage to Someone Else’s Property). *Insurance policy must be brought to the interview.
NCYF offers competitive wages, training and benefits! Our benefits include medical, dental, accident and life insurances, short-term and long-term disability, 401K, and membership discounts!
NCYF provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. NCYF complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the agency has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.