Advocates Outpatient Clinician (LICSW) - Elder Services Team in Framingham, Massachusetts
Advocates is seeking empathetic, compassionate, driven professionals to offer clinical support to those in need. As part of the Elder Services Team, the LICSW will provide support and outpatient counseling to elders.
Advocates promotes a healthy work-life balance and offers many generous perks of employment and room for advancement. We are a strong-knit community that values the ideas and contributions of our staff.
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Minimum Education Required
Promote a balanced, healthy, safe and open environment for clients.
Provide home-based outreach, evaluations, and group and individual outpatient counseling to adults in the comfort of their own home (privately owned or group living).
Coordinate home visits and maintain contact with clients’ families as appropriate.
Advocate for clients’ needs within the program as well as with external agencies.
Actively participate in supervision and staff meetings.
Maintain up-to-date client records including written evaluations, treatment plans, quarterly reviews, termination summaries and progress notes.
Master’s Degree in related field and one year of experience working within an outpatient setting. Must possess independent licensure (LICSW).
Excellent verbal and written communication skill, including documentation abilities.
Intuitive, client-centered, supportive approach.
Ability to thrive in an independent role while offering and receiving team support.
Must hold a valid driver's license and access to an operational and insured vehicle.
Strongly prefer a candidate that will have a demonstrated understanding of and competence in serving culturally diverse populations.
Advocates is an EOE/D/F/M/V.
Why Should I Consider a Career in Human Services?
Our Team members are dedicated to engaging and empowering individuals by forming lasting relationships, collaboratively achieving personal goals, offering creative solutions to everyday and complex situations, and actively listening . We exercise independent judgement and contribute to the overall success and benefit of the Team.
Is Human Services a Fit for Me?
Successful Team members are open-minded, eager and compassionate, and will exercise solid, independent judgement while fostering trustworthy relationships with the individuals that we serve. We put the individual first.
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Job Locations US-MA-Framingham
Minimum Education Required Master's Degree
Job ID 2019-5700
Type Regular Full-Time
Number of Hours Per Week 40