The Domestic Violence Program has an immediate opening for a Transitional Housing Advocate for the Keller House. This position provides safe transitional housing designed to strengthen the well-being and development of families and individuals. The Transitional Housing Advocate is also responsible for providing for survivors physical and emotional needs, safety, and maintain the cleanliness of the house while following agency guidelines. This job requires a high school education and experience working with people. Please notify Valerie Winslow by e-mail at email@example.com if interested.
The Wellspring has an immediate opening for one full time Early Childhood Mental Health Consultant in the Shreveport area. Job responsibilities include providing consultation to type III child care centers, conducting seminars with staff, observing classrooms, modeling techniques, and meeting with parents. Consultants must have the ability to conceptualize a variety of cases including challenging behavior, attachment problems, developmental delays or other mental health problems, relationship difficulties etc. They must be accountable for all required documentation of services & contacts.
Skills: Physical ability to visit centers, complete consultations & documentation, strong written & oral communication skills; ability to organize & manage time; flexibility to allow working w/providers’ schedules & daily operation conflicts req.
Qualifications: Masters or Ph.D. in Counseling, Social Work, Counseling Psychology or closely related field; Appropriate licensure to practice mental health counseling is preferred. Applicants must be license eligible in the state of LA and have specialized training in infant mental health or be able to complete training, and must be able to form working relationships w/ center staff, children, & families.
Experience: 2 yrs clinical experience w/children & adults preferred; knowledge of child development & child care practices preferred.
Reliable transportation and computer/laptop are required.
Generous salary & benefits package for qualifying candidate. To apply, contact firstname.lastname@example.org