Care House, the Macomb County Child Advocacy Center, seeks a full-time Counselor/Family Advocate. Candidates must be a LMSW with experience in the treatment of child trauma (preferably child sexual and physical abuse), including Trauma-Focused Therapy, group psychotherapy and the facilitation of support groups. The candidate should have a minimum of three years of supervisory experience; know legal reporting requirements under the Michigan Child Protection Act, have excellent computer skills, written and oral communication skills, and the ability to work well in a team environment. The Counselor/Family Advocate reports to the Clinical Coordinator, works closely with Care House staff, volunteers and Master’s level interns, members of the multidisciplinary team, Care House Program Committee and Board of Directors, as well as other stakeholders as needed to sustain the mission of Care House and provide services to child victims and non-offending family members. This position requires a flexible schedule, with some evening hours. Salary is commensurate with experience.
Care House is a private, non-profit agency whose mission is “to prevent and reduce the incidence and trauma of child sexual and physical abuse in Macomb County through collaborative, multidisciplinary and effective family-centered activities.”
We welcome applicants who meet the position criteria to apply to join our team. Care House is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates are subject to comprehensive background screening. More information on Care House and employment opportunities may be found at www.mccarehouse.org
Please send resume with cover letter to Dorie Vazquez-Nolan, Executive Director at email@example.com by Friday, February 28, 2014.