Social Worker/Therapist - Child and Family Wrap/FURS Program
Seneca Family of Agencies
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Post Date: Sep 27, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: Starting at $58,500 annually
Location: US - California - Oxnard,
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Description
The Ventura County Wraparound and FURS Program’s goal is to support children, youth, and their families with complex and enduring needs to reside in the least restrictive environment that is clinically appropriate. The Social Worker/Therapist (MFT, MSW, PCC)primary responsibility is to facilitate Child and Family Planning Meetings according to Wraparound principles that are family-centered, individualized, strengths-based, and outcome-focused. The Social Worker/Therapist partners with the Child and Family Team and other Wraparound staff to assess youth and family needs, while leading the Seneca Wraparound team in providing services to support the achievement of family goals. The Social Worker/Therapist also supports the Family Urgent Response System (FURS) team during on-call shifts to provide community-based crisis intervention and mental health services.


Seneca supports clinicians towards licensure and beyond. We provide individual and group supervision, regular clinical case conferences, and licensure and renewal courses led by field experts. Expenses such as outside trainings or licensure fees can be mitigated though your clinical training stipend, and you will receive a $4000 salary increase upon getting licensed. Looking to expand your clinical skills even more? Apply for a Professional Development Scholarship and achieve certifications in areas such as CBT, DBT, EMDR, or Spanish for mental health practitioners. Training and growth opportunities in the agency are abundant, and Seneca is committed to helping you advance in your career!   

Seneca Family of Agencies is committed to providing traditionally marginalized communities a network of outstanding mental health, community based, and educational services. We are committed to building a diverse staff and strongly encourages people of color to apply. Our programs are deeply engaged in conversations and trainings on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in order to bring equity and justice to the youth and families we serve.

Responsibilities:
-Facilitation of Child and Family Team Meetings. This includes preparing for the meeting, coordinating attendance, facilitating the meeting, writing meeting notes and distributing them within two days, and writing mental health notes
-Provide clinical case management and coordination of care
-Collaborate with county and community agency partners
-Support clients’ behavior management programs, provide collateral and permanency services, and crisis management as needed
-Work as part of a FURS mobile response team to provide crisis intervention and other mental health services as needed in client homes and in the community.
-Provide aftercare services to ensure the successful transition of clients and their families to community-based resources.
-Participate in all treatment reviews, program staff meetings, and IEP meetings when necessary.
-Complete progress notes and other paperwork, and complete service tracking documentation as indicated

Skills
-Master’s degree in psychology/social work/counseling.
Registration/licensure with the California BBS.
-Experience working with children who are part of the child welfare system and/or behavioral health system.
-Own vehicle, valid California driver’s license and insurability through Seneca's automobile policy.
-TB test clearance, fingerprinting clearance, and any other state/federal licensing or certification requirements.


Notes
Benefits:
-Starting at $58,500 annually, commensurate with experience 10% salary increase upon passing Spanish language proficiency exam
-5 weeks of Paid Time off and 11 Paid Holidays
-Relocation assistance may be available
-Comprehensive employee benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and chiropractic coverage and partially paid premiums for dependents
-Excellent clinical training, individual and group supervision, and assistance toward licensure
-And more!



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URL: https://careers-senecafoa.icims.com/jobs/4991/social-worker-therapist---child-and-family-wrap-furs-program/job