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Youth Therapist 

Full-Time/Part-Time Part-Time  
Shift Days  
Location NJ Clinical  
Open Date 7/19/2018  
Req Number CLI-18-00565  

Are you interested in joining a brand new program that will give you the opportunity to grow in the world of Youth Therapy? Do you want to join a rapidly growing team that strives to keep abreast with new research, adhere to a solid ethical code, and offers compassionate services designed to uplift and care for the youth population?

If you answered YES to either of these questions, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!

Being a Youth Therapist for Devereux has its Advantages

As a Youth Therapist, you will work with a comprehensive clinical team to include LCSW's, LPC's other dedicated professionals who share the passion for helping youth that are in need. We offer: Supervision free of cost to LSWs/LACs working towards their clinical hours for their LCSWs/LPCs (need to carry a minimum caseload of 3 youth)

· Ability to work with a comprehensive clinical team to include LCSW's, LPC's.

· Flexibility to create your own working hours and decide the quantity of therapy hours that fits into your schedule.

· Ability to enhance your clinical skills when working with children and youth with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities.

· The security of contracting with an organization that has been providing services for over 100 years.

LAC/LSW - pay rate is $50/hour

LPC/LCSW - pay rate is $75/hour

This position is located in Monmouth County.

About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.

Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.

We employ more than 7,500 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.

Our Culture, Our Expectations

At Devereux, we strive to incorporate servant leadership into our culture and every aspect of our organizational framework; from the delivery of quality services to individuals served, their families, and other stakeholders to the development and empowerment of our employees. We offer challenging and exciting work, and our supportive team environment creates an empowering and positive atmosphere. To be successful in our work environment, you will put the needs of others first, and will feel called to serve, and called to lead.

Competitive Salary and Benefits

In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive health and wellness program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Our health and wellness programs include medical (including medical care via phone, web, app), dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer tuition assistance, generous time-off and a 403(b) retirement plan with matching benefit, along with voluntary/employee paid vision, supplemental life and accident coverage to full-time employees.

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Keywords: Therapist, Licensed Therapist, Independent Contractor, Behavioral Health, Individual Therapy, LPC, LCSW, LAC, LSW

Position Requirements

The accomplished individual will possess:

· One year experience with children and youth with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities

· Master’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling, Marriage and Family Therapy or other related clinical discipline.

· New Jersey LCSW, LPC, LSW, LAC license preferred.

· One year of clinical work in a behavioral health setting.

· Experience providing in-community treatment preferred.

· Valid Driver's License

· Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

· Ability to work on your own.

· High level of initiative, flexibility, accountability, and professionalism.

Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Job Summary Schedule for this position is: Monday-Friday 9a-5p with on call responsibilities and flexibility as needed.  
Contact Information Naomi Poole  
About the Organization The employment policies of Devereux are to recruit and hire qualified employees without discrimination because of race, religion, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, communication ability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation and to treat them equally with respect to compensation and opportunities for advancement - including upgrading, promotion and transfer - consistent with individual skills and the needs of Devereux.
EOE Statement We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will consider applicants for this position without regard to any category protected by applicable federal, state or local law, including but not limited to race, religion, sex, color, age, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, national origin, marital status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or uniform service member status.

Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug testing required. EOE  

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