Licensed Therapist- Foster Care Agency

Birmingham, AL
Salary: $16.00 to $17.00 /hour

Join the Team of a leading FOSTER CARE agency!

Seraaj Family Homes, Inc. is seeking a Licensed Therapist reporting to our Birmingham, AL location. The Therapist will provide counseling services to children and families in Jefferson County and surrounding Counties, as well as complete required clinical documentation on assigned clients.

This position is part-time with the possibility of becoming full-time (with benefits).

***Active ALC, LPC, LMSW, or LICSW Required***

Essential job duties (not all-inclusive):

  • Remain abreast of clinical intervention and behavioral strategies designed to enhance family functioning and minimize safety risk factors;
  • Become knowledgeable of the therapy services needed for all assigned clients by reviewing physical files, electronic files in the Welligent Client Management System, and consultation with supervisor;
  • Ensure services delivered are compliant with all applicable standards, policies, contracts, and accrediting bodies;
  • Plan, integrate, and coordinate child/family services with the members of the Treatment Team, to include DHR, the child and family;
  • Develop crisis plans, behavior plans, and safety plans;
  • Develop initial treatment plans and be an active participant of all 90 day treatment plan reviews;
  • Provide required therapy services to all assigned clients, up to 10 to 15 clients;
  • Ensure services provided are aligned with the client’s ISP and treatment plan;
  • Ensure therapy sessions accommodate the schedules of the family members and
  • Perform other assigned duties.

Technical Skills

Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office Products (versions 2013 and above), to include but not limited to Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint; ability to use portable equipment and mobile devices, such as Laptop, iPad, Smartphone

Additional Requirements

Current Driver License, Dependable Personal Transportation, Current Auto Insurance, Must Pass All Legally Mandated Background Checks

Work Environment

The Therapist generally works 20-25 hours per week. Work environment may be in various settings, such as home of foster parent/client, DHR, child’s school, court appearances, or any other setting that is deemed appropriate to provide services to the child and family and to complete other duties. Traveling required.

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