189 Village Road Smithfield, Maine 04978 Phone: (207) 362-5252 Fax: (207) 362-5229

Clinician - PT or FT - $2,500 Sign-on Bonus

Farmington and surrounding Franklin County area

Description:

Aspire Behavioral Health and Counseling (Aspire) is looking for a part-time or full-time Clinician for the Franklin County area, to provide home-based, mental health therapy services and treatment, to clients and their families under the Home and Community Treatment (HCT) Program.

Services include providing individual and/or family therapy or counseling, as written in the Individual Treatment Plan. The services assist the client, and the parent or caregiver, to understand the client’s behavior and developmental level, to teach how to appropriately and therapeutically respond to the client’s identified treatment needs, support and improve effective communication, facilitate appropriate collaboration, and develop plans and strategies to improve and manage the client’s and/or family’s future functioning in the home and community.

Aspire's purpose and mission is to inspire, lift and empower the lives of individuals with behavioral and intellectual challenges, to assist them in reaching their full potential. Aspire is a division of Home, Hope and Healing, Inc., a home healthcare agency that specializes in caring for medically fragile children and adults in their home.

If you have questions about the position, please contact Emily Cornforth at 207-362-5086.

Requirements:

Education & Experience Requirements:

Master’s prepared clinician credentials required: LCSW, LCPC, LMSW, LMSW-cc, and LCPC-cc. Onsite Supervision provided for Conditionally Licensed applicant.

Experience providing home-based family counseling under the HCT Program desirable. Must be able to demonstrate the body of knowledge and leadership skills needed to effectively organize and clinically support Behavioral Health Professionals (BHPs). Must be knowledgeable about and capable of delivering the appropriate treatment for the diagnosis and symptoms.

Other Job Requirements:

Ideal candidate will have excellent boundaries and professionalism; relate to client and family with compassion; great verbal communication skills; and good writing skills for documenting client treatment activities.

Must have a valid Maine Driver's license, reliable transportation, and current automobile liability insurance. Must possess a good driving record and pass a criminal and DHHS background check.

Benefits:

Excellent benefits include:

Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, and Flexible Spending Accounts (health and dependent care) - offered to part-time (PT), 30-35 hours/week, or full-time (FT), 36-40 hours/week staff.

Up to 3 weeks of Paid Time Off (PTO) accrual for vacation and sick time. FT staff receive 8 paid holidays (PT pro-rated).

Life insurance, disability insurance, and other supplemental insurances are offered to PT, 20-35 hours/week, or FT staff. EAP benefits available to all staff.

401(k) retirement plan with generous match offered to all staff (per diem, PT or FT) after one year of service, 1,000 hours worked and attaining age 21.

CEU Reimbursement available.

Competitive pay based on experience. $2,500 Sign-on bonus available.

Comments:

Please upload a resume’ and cover letter on the last page of the online application.

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