Hob: Therapeutic Training & Support Worker

Northeast Center for Youth & Families, Inc.

203 East Street
Easthampton, MA 01027

Company Description:
Salary Range:Location:
Per Year ,
Job Type:Category:
Full TimeSocial Services
Education Level:Work Experience:
Bachelor's Degree
Preference: Required
Preference: Required
active/valid driver's license - Preference: Required
Northeast Center for Youth and Families has a full-time opening for the position of Therapeutic Training and Support Worker to be part of a multi-disciplinary treatment team. The TT&S works under the supervision of a clinician to support implementation of the clinician’s treatment plan and assists the youth and family in achieving the goals of the plan. Implementation of objectives for the treatment plan will address the youth’s mental health, behavioral and emotional needs. This service includes teaching the youth to understand, direct, interpret, manage, and control feelings and emotional responses to situations and to assist the family to address the youth’s emotional and mental health needs.

Requirements include the following:
• Individuals must have a bachelor's degree in a human services field from an accredited academic institution
• At least one year of direct relevant experience working with youth and families who require behavior management to address mental health needs
• Active/valid driver’s license, reliable vehicle, and approved DMV record
• Verification of adequate personal auto insurance on vehicle(s) to be used (minimum limits of $100,000 per person/$300,00 per accident for Optional Bodily Injury to Others, and minimum limits of at least $100,00 for Damage to Someone Else’s Property). *Insurance policy must be brought to the interview.