Bilingual Clinician
Room to Grow
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Post Date: Dec 06, 2019
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: Jan 2020
Salary: Competitive
Location: US - New York - New York
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Description
ABOUT THE POSITION

Room to Grow seeks a full-time bilingual (Spanish) clinician responsible for providing high quality direct practice with families, focused around parenting and child development education. This role is integral to the core mission of Room to Grow, which is that one day all parents will have the resources they need to unlock their families' potential and become champions for babies and their community.
The individual in this role will carry a consistent caseload, and must be able to deliver all clinical services in Spanish.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

Direct Service / Conduct one-on-one client visits:

Provide families with parenting education support, including what to expect at each stage of their child’s development (birth through 3 years), strategies to recognize and respond to their child’s needs, and help with their individual challenges and concerns
Support around selection of developmentally appropriate baby items
Maintain ongoing communication with clients between visits
Maintain relationships with prenatal program partners and other community partners
Identify outside resources for clients and develop relationships with other service organizations to aid in connecting families to needed community supports (government and non-profit)

Manage administration of the client program and database:

Maintain client appointments to achieve attendance and retention goals within a designated timeline
Maintain up-to date client records in database to facilitate accurate reporting of caseload and program outcomes
Maintain client case notes and administer developmental assessments with fidelity to the Room to Grow curriculum

Alignment & professional development:

Provide and receive peer support to/from clinicians in New York and Boston
Remain up-to-date on research and best practices in early childhood development
Represent and embody Room to Grow’s core values: Integrity, Respect, Growth, Collaboration, Community, Inclusion

Skills
REQUIREMENTS:
A passion for the mission, vision, and core values of Room to Grow.
2+ years direct clinical experience preferred.
Bilingual - fluent in English & Spanish required.
Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.
Strong Microsoft Office fluency; experience working with databases preferred.
Highly organized, resourceful and solutions-oriented.
MSW or MA in Child Development or related field preferred
Licensure in NY preferred, i.e. LMSW, LCSW, LICSW, LMH



Contact Details
Name: Amanda Ferguson
Address: 7 West 30th Street, 3rd Floor
City: New York
State/Province: New York
Zipcode: 10001
Country: United States
Ph: 917-200-0539