youthSpark, Inc.

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Post Date: Aug 25, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: September 2021
Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - Georgia - Atlanta
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youthSpark, Inc. seeks an experienced Clinician for our Youth Services Center. The ideal candidate will have familiarity serving at-risk youth who have experienced a myriad of vulnerabilities; as well as experience working with the juvenile justice and/or child welfare systems. This is a new position to offer opportunity to obtain clinical supervision for advanced licensure. The Clinician will work alongside the Center’s supervising staff.

The roles and responsibilities of the Clinician include:
1. Conducting one-on-one supervision of client assessments and clinical treatment plans for youth served by the Center in compliance with evidence-based practices and the organization’s mission.
2. Reviewing individual action plans and recommending any additional behavioral health services for youth served by the Center and provide clinical oversight to the Center’s case managers.
3. Referring youth (and their families when appropriate) to external agencies for behavioral health treatment and other necessary services.
4. Conducting crisis intervention for youth walk-ins served by the Center when appropriate.
5. Participating in multidisciplinary team meetings for youth served by the Center.
6. Managing quarterly or annual continuing education for all Center staff in compliance with
organization and HIPAA standards.

? Advanced or Doctoral Degree in a behavioral science; Licensed Counselor, or credentialed equivalent
? At least 6 years of work experience in social services, victim services, or youth development
? Experience with trauma-informed care
? Willingness to work in a fast-paced environment with a flexible schedule
? Ability to interact with vulnerable youth/families and navigate child-serving systems
? Experience with crisis management, intervention, and resolution techniques

? Strong time management skills
? Strong organization and written/verbal communication skills
? Ability to work nontraditional and on-call hours with challenging youth and families
? Ability to work in a collaborative team environment
? Microsoft office proficiency
? Reliable transportation and valid driver’s license
? Ability to lift up to 35 lbs.

Please email cover letter with salary requirements and resume to Please no phone calls or di

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