Counselor/ School Setting
at Sequel Youth and Family Services

Date Posted: 11/30/2018

Job Description

 If you have a passion for making a positive change in your community, SequelCare of Florida is looking for you.

SequelCare of Florida is currently seeking candidates for a Counselor position in Okeechobee school setting to provide therapy and counseling within the Pasco and Hernando counties.  Full-time availability preferred, or potential to move from part-time to full-time based on growing caseload.

Through a continuum of services, SequelCare provides education, counseling and supervision to individuals and families in their home community. SequelCare professionals work in conjunction with local resources to develop a strength-based plan to support success for our consumers.

SequelCare, like its parent company Sequel Youth and Family Services, believes that our programming and services are among the elite for youth and families in the country. We maintain a close professional working relationship with our customers, clients, and communities.
 

Job Responsibilities

The Counselor position is responsible for providing initial and ongoing treatment to assigned clients, families, and caregivers seeking mental health services.  This Counselor provides direct clinical outpatient services (office, home, school, community) to the client, including all relevant caregivers and providers as indicated in the client's Individualized Treatment Plan (ITP).  This role also coordinates care with other providers to ensure the provision of effective and appropriate services; diagnosis assessments, individual counseling, group therapy and multiagency case management with emphasis on the adolescent/family population. 

This is a Fee For Service Position.

Job Requirements

  • Master’s Degree in the field of clinical social work, mental health counseling, psychology or related field

  • Knowledge of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders and Medicaid documentation requirements

  • Basic computer skills a must

  • Effective time management skills

  • Two years experience working with children and families is preferred

Benefits

  • Licensing supervision could be provided

  • Competitive salary

  • Flexibility in scheduling

  • Professional growth opportunities

  • Medical/dental/vision/life insurance for eligible employees

  • Short-term disability & long-term disability

Sequel Youth and Family Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Part-Time
  • Location: Okeechobee, FL
  • Job Type: Education
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 11/30/2018

About Us

At Sequel Youth and Family Services, we work together today to build a brighter tomorrow. With a focus on providing programs for behavioral, emotional, or physical challenges, we proudly serve children and adults alike. Associates at Sequel Youth and Family Services enjoy giving back and getting more out of a career that positively impacts the community. If you’re a compassionate, motivated individual who’s looking for a truly meaningful career, we look forward to hearing from you.

Sequel Youth and Family Services is committed to offering a broad spectrum of services and options that care for our patients and families alike. Our offerings include long-term residential treatment, short-term impact programs, shelter care, therapeutic group homes, therapeutic foster care, community-based services, in-home services, and alternative education programs. Our reach extends to clients from 37 states and territories – and we’re growing every day.

Current employment opportunities span:

  • Business Administration & Support

  • Education & Counseling

  • Residential Support Services

  • Child & Family Therapy

  • Nursing (LPN, CNA, RN, PRN)

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