Outreach Specialist/Therapeutic Mentor

Employer
Riverside Community Care
Location
Lynnfield, MA
Posted
Jun 17, 2017
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Institution Type
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Job Description

We make a difference- in your community and in your career.

Outreach Specialist/Therapeutic Mentor

Great full-time salaried opportunity to develop clinical and professional skills as part of a collaborative and supportive Family Therapy Team. Riverside's Lynnfield Home-Based Program provides intensive home- and community-based services to children ages 3-20, and their families. Therapeutic Mentors work 1:1 with children and adolescents in the community, helping clients develop a range of social, emotional, behavioral, and life skills through creative and individualized activities. Mentors also sometimes work with MA clinicians facilitating in-home family therapy.

Late afternoon and early evenings required to accommodate families' schedules.

Opportunity to be a great role model for youth and teens, and gain skills which will prepare you for a career in human services. Team is highly collaborative, creative, and supportive.

Required Skills
  • Organizational and time management skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Computer skills
  • Must have a valid driver's license and access to a reliable vehicle for transportation

Required Experience
  • Bachelor's degree in mental health/human services required.
  • Experience working with children and adolescents who have social/emotional/behavioral challenges.

Company Description
If you strive for excellence, are compassionate and caring, and share in our mission, we encourage you to apply for a position at Riverside. As a member of our team, you are surrounded by an extraordinary group of talented staff that is making a difference in the lives of individuals, families, and entire communities. In fact, many of our 1,400 staff has been recognized for excellence by community and civic groups and professional organizations.

Riverside offers a wide range of career opportunities in the areas of community mental health, child and family services, developmental and cognitive disabilities and administration. As one of the largest and most respected healthcare and human services providers in Massachusetts, Riverside is a great place to develop a long-term career. We encourage you to join us in making a difference!

This is an excellent company to be a part of with great leadership, team spirit, and great community values. For immediate consideration, please visit our website at: www.riversidecc.org/careers and apply today.


Lynnfield, MA

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