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Job Description:  Part Time Therapist for Girls Campus

Youth Town of Tennessee:

·  Founded in 1962, Youth Town is a Christ-centered, Joint Commission accredited residential treatment facility for the treatment of substance abuse and co-occurring disorders for adolescents ages 13-17.

·  Youth Town offers professional residential treatment services for co-occurring mental health. We seek irreversible life change in adolescents through services that are adventure based, gender responsive, empirically informed, family focused and thoroughly Christ centered.

·  For more information, please visit www.youthtown.net.

Education and License:

·  The successful candidate will be a mental health professional preferably with a current Tennessee LCSW or LPC license and meet experience criteria listed below.

·  Others meeting the experience criteria must have completed a Master’s Degree in Social Work or Mental Health Counseling and qualified to test for licensure within 90 days of hire.

Supervision:

·  This position reports to the Director of Girls Programming.

Work Hours:

·  This is a 24 per week part time position.

·  Flexible work schedule Monday through Friday 8 A - 8 P.

·  This position will help with rotation of on-call supervision after hours and on weekends.

Requirements:

·  A strong spiritual walk that aligns with Youth Town's Christ centered residential approach.

·  Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, or Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW, preferred.

·  Will consider a non-licensed counselor with the following experience:

·  Must have a Masters in Social Work or in Mental Health Counseling.

·  12 months or more experience with counseling in a substance abuse environment or a mental health environment, preferably residential and with adolescents.

Additional Required Skills:

·  Good interpersonal communication skills.

·  Demonstrated ability to work a team environment.

Job Summary:

·  Providing mental health and/or substance abuse services to a caseload of adolescent girls ages 13-17.

·  Developing treatment plans.

·  Completing progress reports.

·  Assisting residents with defining and achieving goals.

·  Participation in treatment team activities.

·  Ensure patient confidentiality.

·  This position does not supervise others.

Salary:

·  Salary is dependent upon licensure and experience.

Other:

·  This position requires the successful completion of a criminal background check for non-criminal reasons.

Youth Town is an equal opportunity employer. It is Youth Town's policy to provide an environment free of discrimination and harassment based upon race, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, religion, creed, disability, veteran's status or any other category protected by state and/or federal civil rights laws.

Resumes will be accepted until September 2, 2019.

Job Type: Part-time


Job Description:  Direct Care Staff – Male – Boys Program

Youth Town of Tennessee is a substance abuse residential facility for boys and girls ages 13-17. This opening is for the boys campus.

We have two full-time job openings in our boys program.

We only hire males to work as direct care in our boys program.

The direct care staff are responsible for up to 8 residents each and for their safety and care while following the schedule for the assigned shift.

Available shifts:

All shifts are 40 hours/week.

1 opening for 12 hour night shift Saturday and Sunday 7PM -7AM plus two 8 hour shifts during Monday-Friday 11PM - 7AM to equal 40 hours.

1 opening for 12 hour day shift Saturday and Sunday 7AM - 7PM plus two 8 hour shifts during Monday-Friday 11PM-7AM to equal 40 hours.

Required job qualifications; do not apply if you do not meet these requirements.

·  Must be 21 years of age or older.

·  Must be male.

·  Must have 1+ years of experience working with and being responsible for children ages 13-17 in a residential setting, a school, other work or through volunteer work such as church or sports.

·  Must be a high school graduate or have a GED.

·  Must be able to pass a background check including the following: Felony Offender Registry, Drug Registry, Sex Offender Registry, TBI/FBI Background Check and a physical and drug screen.

No phone calls. Apply with your resume through indeed.com

If you have the required job qualifications, be sure to list them on your resume.

If you have applied for this job during the last 4 weeks, your resume is on file.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $9.80 to $10.80 /hour


Job Description

Youth Town of Tennessee is a substance abuse residential facility for boys and girts ages 13-17. This opening is for the boys campus.

We have four full- time job openings in our boys program .

We only hire males to work as direct care in our boys program.

The direct care staff are responsible for up to 8 residents each and for their safety and care while following the schedule for the assigned shift.

Available shifts:

All shifts are 40 hours/week.

2 openings for 12 hour night shift Saturday and Sunday 7PM -7AM plus two 8 hour shifts during Monday­ Friday 11PM- 7AM to equal 40 hours.

2 openings for 12 hour day shift Saturday and Sunday 7AM - 7PM plus two 8 hour shifts during Monday­ Friday 11PM-7AM to equal 40 hours.

Requi red job qualifications; do not apply if you do not meet these requirements .

•  Must be 21 years of age or older.

•  Must be male.

•  Must have 1+ years of experience working with and being responsible for children ages 13-17 in aresidential setting, a school, other work or through volunteer work such as church or sports.

•  Must be a high school graduate or have a GED.

•  Must be able to pass a background check including the following: Felony Offender Registry, Drug Registry,Sex Offender Registry, TBI/FBI BackgroundCheck and a physical and drug screen.

No phone calls. Apply with your resume through indeed.com

NOTE: If you have experience working with and being responsible for children ages 13-17 in a residential setting, a schoo l,other work or through volunteer work such as church or sports, INCLUDE IN YOUR RESUME. If you have applied for th is job during the last 8 weeks and didn't list your experience working the the above, please update your resume andapply a second time.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $9.80 to $10.80 /hourr 

Youth Town of Tennessee, Inc.

3641 Youth Town Road

Pinson, TN  38366

731.988.5251 (Phone)


jobs@youthtown.net