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Seeking to hire a Full – Time Clinician for the STRIVE Department

Job summary

  • Assesses and/or evaluates clients at intake and/or admission, during ongoing treatment and/or service delivery, and at discharge/transfer
  • Responds to clients for crisis intervention 
  • Functions within an interdisciplinary team in the assessment and/or evaluation of clients, and to articulate verbally and in written documentation the integration of client history and assessment information. Provides leadership within the team, documents services in the clinical record, engages in inter-organizational care coordination, and documents service outcomes
  • Formulates psychosocial treatment plans, with relevant goals, behaviorally-measurable objectives that serve as indexes for evaluating treatment progress, and realistic time frames for achievement
  • Plans, communicates and documents discharge/aftercare/transfer plans for clients completing treatment and/or accessing other services in the continuum 
  • Documents assessments, treatment plans, progress reports, and discharge summaries in the clinical record, with all entries authenticated and time/dated
  • Provides services and supportive interventions, including case management, linkage to community resources, and provides inter-agency coordination of treatment
  • Collaborates as a member of an interdisciplinary clinical team, including but not limited to active participation in program and clinical team meetings, providing support for team colleagues, and engaging in program-related performance improvement processes and activities
  • Takes a leadership role within the team including but not limited to mentoring and/or training staff/students and possess the ability to delegate tasks as needed and/or directed
  • Participates in weekly team case conferences and trainings, as needed
Position Requirements


  • Master’s Degree in a behavioral health discipline from an accredited college or university
  • Documented knowledge of at least three (3) years’ work experience with children and adolescent, foster care, crisis and adult populations
  • Must have a provisional license (i.e. LSW, LAC) and eligible for credentialing with private insurance panels
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and must be insurable under Agency’s automobile insurance policy

Care Plus NJ is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has clarified that asking employees whether they have received the COVID-19 vaccine is not a disability-related inquiry under the ADA.  Care Plus as a healthcare provider mandates that all new hires have the COVID vaccination prior to the start date of employment. Requiring all employees to have the COVID vaccination is for the protection of our employees and the clients we serve.  Therefore, prior to Orientation you will be required to upload proof of your COVID vaccination or at the very least, proof of your first vaccine shot.  Failure to have this information timely upload to the onboarding portal may result in delay of your start date and/or withdrawal of the job offer.

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Shift -not applicable-  
Location Main Site  
About the Organization CarePlus New Jersey is a northern New Jersey provider of recovery-focused mental health, substance abuse, and family services that address the unique needs of individuals with a holistic approach to recovery and overall wellness.

Operating out of over 23 sites - including three outpatient centers located in Paramus, Fair Lawn, and Montclair, ten residential facilities, offices at three local hospitals, and seven community offices - our services are convenient to clients located throughout Northern New Jersey. We also provide educational programs on mental health-related topics to area schools and community groups.

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EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by Federal and State laws.  
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