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  • Counselor

  • Gulf Coast JFCS
    Job Description

    Are you excited by the prospect of working for an organization that truly values your contributions AND gives you a chance to make a difference in the lives of children and families? If so, read on!

    WHO WE ARE:

    Gulf Coast JFCS is comprised of over 500 dedicated people committed to improving the lives children and families of all religions and nationalities. The only prerequisite is need. Annually, GCJFCS supports more than 36,000 people throughout Florida. Our programs are designed to protect children from abuse and neglect; to help people overcome substance abuse, to manage mental health, or to gain control of debilitating behaviors; to care for and connect seniors to needed services; to provide emergency financial and food assistance to support Holocaust survivors; and to welcome and help resettle refugees from around the world.

    WHAT WE OFFER:

    • Competitive salary

    • Continuous training and professional development opportunities

    • An opportunity to make the world a better place!

    WHAT YOU WILL DO:

    This position is responsible to provide intensive home based individual and family counseling, as well as, linkage to formal (community providers) and informal (family, friends, neighbors, church, school, etc.) resources to clients involved with the Hillsborough/Pasco Sheriff’s Office to ensure child safety needs are met in conjunction with provision of family strengthening.

    WHAT YOU NEED:

    A Master’s Level Counselor and at least two years of experience providing direct services to children, youth, or their families.  Registered interns for Licensure in Social Work and Counseling preferred.  Must complete at least 40 hours of in-service training per year.  Must be computer literate. 

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