Therapeutic Mentor

  • Job Reference: 00003796-1
  • Date Posted: 12 January 2022
  • Company: Northeast Center for Youth and Families
  • Location: Easthampton, Massachusetts
  • Salary: $13.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Social Services/Counseling
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We are seeking a Therapeutic Mentor based in our Easthampton office to support implementation of a licensed clinician’s treatment plan and to assist youth in achieving the goals of the treatment plan. Responsibilities include to provide coaching and support for assigned clients, accompanying the youth’s family to meetings on behavioral health treatment needs, engaging with clients in the home and in community activities, working one on one with youth and monitoring progress on the attainment of treatment plan goals and objectives, face to face and phone care coordination with collateral providers.

To be qualified, applicants must have a High School Diploma and a minimum of two years of relevant direct service experience working with youth and families who require behavior management to address mental health needs. Approved CORI, DCF and driving background checks are required and a reliable vehicle for driving clients is also required. Must have strong interpersonal skills and ability to develop strong working relationships.