DEPARTMENT: Family Violence Center

Location: 15555 Kuykendahl Rd., Houston, Texas 77090                                               

Status: Part-time Hourly, 5 hrs. /week

Salary: $65.00/hr.

Client: Northwest Assistance Ministries

Posted: April 21, 2014

Closing: June 1, 2014

 

Description:

 

  • Working with Spanish-speaking adult victims of family violence in individual and family counseling.
  • Working with child/adolescent victims of family violence in individual and group therapy.
  • Ability to define therapeutic approach for each client.
  • All intake assessments needed to determine a client’s eligibility for therapy services.
  • All record keeping, data collection, telephone calls and scheduling necessary for clients.
  • Storage, maintenance, ordering and inventory of all therapeutic supplies.
  • Maintaining regular communications with FVC Director and Staff Therapist regarding scheduling and programming needs.
  • Staff all cases with Staff Therapist and/or FVC Director, including definition of problems and determining appropriate referrals, when necessary.
  • Flexible work hours as needed.
  • All other duties as assigned.

 

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Master’s level degree and licensure in counseling field.
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) REQUIRED.
    • Experience in working with adult and child/adolescent victims of domestic violence.
    • Skilled in working with play, sand and art therapy materials.
      • Skilled in utilizing appropriate treatment models for targeted populations.
      • Excellent organizational skills and attention to record keeping.
      • Excellent verbal and written skills.
      • Proof of liability/malpractice insurance.

 

 

To Apply: Email a resume and cover letter to: ctherwhanger@namonline.org

                    No phone calls, please.