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Care Coordinator – Bridgeport

Job Description

The Child & Family Guidance Center seeks a Care Coordinator to join an innovative team that coordinates services for children/adolescents with significant mental health issues and their families, utilizing the Wraparound Process.

Responsibilities:

Care Coordinator will Work in partnership with families using the Wraparound Process and team approach to identify strengths and needs of the child/family in a culturally responsive manner. The Care Coordinator is responsible for helping the family to identify supports, create a team and develop a Plan of Care. In addition, the Care Coordinator is in charge of facilitating monthly Child & Family Team Meetings. The Care Coordinator maintains weekly contact with the family and the team to follow up on the family’s identified goals and is responsible for the documentation and management of the family’s record.

Requirements:

  • Must Have Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Psychology, Sociology or in the Human Services field
  • Experience working with children /youth and their families with complex needs
  • Must have reliable transportation and valid driver’s license
  • Must be fluent in Spanish or Portuguese

Please send cover letter and resume to hr@cfguidance.org

Community Support Worker – Norwalk & Bridgeport

Job Description

CFGC has an opening for a Community Support Worker. This position requires utilization of the wraparound process to coordinate family team meetings, as well as planning and coordinating with community providers to assure that families are connected to resources, services and supports in the community.

Requirements:

  • Must have Bachelor’s degree in a social/human service related field
  • Experience providing services to families with complex needs.
  • Must be fluent in Spanish.
  • Must have reliable transportation and valid driver’s license.

Please email cover letter and resume to hr@cfguidance.org

EMPS Crisis Clinician – Norwalk & Bridgeport

Job Description

If you enjoy sitting behind a desk all day, read no further. However, if you like a fast-paced work environment where you will be a member of a dynamic team and interface with a diverse client population with a wide range of clinical needs, then we might be the perfect fit!

The Child & Family Guidance Center is seeking a licensed crisis therapist (LCSW, LMFT, LPC or License Eligible) to join our cutting-edge Mobile Crisis program, serving the Greater Norwalk area. You will sharpen your clinical skills while providing immediate crisis intervention to young people and their families. Our crisis clinicians provide assessments in the community, offer short-term follow up stabilization, and link the family to supports and services.

This position offers an attractive salary and benefits package. Members of our crisis team must have their own transportation, a valid Connecticut Driver’s license, and a willingness to be mobile. This position includes some ‘on-call’ responsibilities. Spanish speaking applicants preferred.

$2500 sign on bonus for bilingual and/or licensed clinicians.

To apply for a position at The Child and Family Guidance Center, please email your resume and cover letter to hr@cfguidance.org

Front Desk Receptionist – Bridgeport

Job Description

CFGC has an opening for a Front Desk Receptionist, must have excellent customer service skills and experience working in a busy medical office setting.  Candidate must be detail oriented and able to multi-task while staying efficient; answer telephones as well as perform other clerical duties.  Candidate must also work two nights a week from 1-8pm; rotate once a month on a Saturday and provide backup for other clerical staff when needed.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or Medical Assistant Certification (preferred)
  • Two to three year’s medical front desk experience a must
  • Customer Service Oriented
  • Knowledge of insurance verification
  • Bi-Lingual required (English/Spanish)

To apply for a position at The Child and Family Guidance Center, please email your resume and cover letter to hr@cfguidance.org

Mental Health Clinician – Bridgeport

Job Description

The Child & Family Guidance Center is seeking a full-time mental health clinician in our Bridgeport office. Qualified candidates must have:

  • Two years prior experience working with children with emotional and behavioral problems and their families.
  •  Experience developing  therapeutic  treatment plans
  •  Great organizational skills
  •  familiarity with and experience with using an electronic health record system
  •  Comfortable working with a team
  •  Ability to work some evenings

Job requirements:

  •  Master’s Degree in mental health or related
  • Two (2) years’ experience working with children with emotional and behavioral problems and their families
  • Able to work collaboratively with staff and other agencies
  • License Preferred: LCSW, LMFT, LPC
  • Spanish speaking preferred

$2500 sign on bonus for bilingual and/or licensed clinicians.

To apply for a position at The Child and Family Guidance Center, please email your resume and cover letter to hr@cfguidance.org

Mental Health Clinician – Vietnamese Speaking

Job Description

The Child & Family Guidance Center is seeking a full-time, Vietnamese-speaking mental health clinician in our Bridgeport office. Qualified candidates must have:

  • Two years prior experience working with children with emotional and behavioral problems and their families.
  •  Experience developing  therapeutic  treatment plans
  •  Great organizational skills
  •  familiarity with and experience with using an electronic health record system
  •  Comfortable working with a team
  •  Ability to work some evenings

Job requirements:

  •  Master’s Degree in mental health or related
  • Two (2) years’ experience working with children with emotional and behavioral problems and their families
  • Able to work collaboratively with staff and other agencies
  • License Preferred: LCSW, LMFT, LPC
  • Vietnamese-speaking required

$2500 sign on bonus for bilingual and/or licensed clinicians.

To apply for a position at The Child and Family Guidance Center, please email your resume and cover letter to hr@cfguidance.org