At D.A. Blodgett - St. John's we offer competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and a positive/supportive work environment. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. To apply for a position, unless otherwise indicated below, please send resume with cover letter, including salary or wage preference, as well as any questions to: email@example.com.
DIRECT CARE COUNSELOR – Full-time, part-time, on-call and various shifts available. Counselor role providing direct care for children and youth living in an open residential program at St. John’s Home. Counselors see to the physical and emotional needs of the residents who have experienced some form of abuse and/or neglect. Counselors will model and teach appropriate social skills while working closely with a staff therapist to implement individualized treatment plans. This role demands an individual with strong relationship building skills, physical and emotional stamina and an ability to work in a team environment. Completion of a Bachelor's degree in social work, psychology, criminal justice, or a similar field is preferred. Valid Drivers License with a good driving record is required. Those interested in starting a career in the child welfare field or those with a desire to help struggling children and teenagers are encouraged to apply.
COMMUNITY LIVING SUPPORTS AIDE – Part-time with flexible schedule working with developmentally delayed or severely emotionally disturbed children. Meeting with the child in the family home to teach, train and/or assist the child with his or her needs that may increase or maintain personal self sufficiency. Child welfare experience preferred.
CASE AIDE – Part-time (variable hours), Monday-Friday, for 15-25 hours per week (mostly afternoon to early evening) transporting foster children, supervising family visitations, light clerical work. Good driving record required and childcare experience preferred.
OUTPATIENT THERAPIST –Part Time Therapist to provide mental health and substance abuse treatment to children, adolescents and their families. Master’s Degree in Social Work (LMSW) or equivalent; Licensed by the State of Michigan with CADC or CAADC required, or MCBAP Development Plan in place is required. Experience working with culturally diverse populations preferred. Bilingual persons encouraged to apply. Flexible hours are available for those that may be interested in supplementing current employment. Compensation is based on hours of billed service.