Description

Job Summary: Primary Purpose: Provides professional therapeutic services to individuals, families, or groups receiving services within the Holistic Migrant Support Program at Utah Health & Human Rights

Program / Department Description: The Holistic Migrant Support Program provides essential behavior and psychosocial health services for vulnerable migrants and their families. S/he provides individual and group mental health therapy and works closely with each client to achieve goals as outlined in a treatment plan. The Therapist also works closely with community agencies to avoid the duplication of services and to coordinate services with other agencies serving the client. The Therapist is an active and integral member of the Clinical Team. Flexibility is necessary to meet the needs of clients. Evening and weekend hours may be required.
Primary Responsibilities: Essential Duties:
• Conduct intakes, psychosocial assessments, and diagnosis of clients’ history of trauma, acuity, strengths, and therapy needs.
• Develop family-centered and culturally appropriate treatment plans and provides outpatient services to include: providing individual counseling, family counseling/training, and/or group counseling. Use evidence-based practices and trauma- informed practices.
• Work cooperatively with members of a larger treatment or service coordination team, either internally within the agency or externally in the larger community.
• Develop, facilitate, and effectively present program curricula for classes or groups on human trafficking, substance abuse/mental health, and other topics.
• Responsible for clinical documentation, i.e., progress notes, patient assessments, service/treatment plans, and other forms/records as required in a timely manner. Maintain detailed case files and other documentation in 100% compliance with the Holistic Migrant Support Program standards.
• Participate in actively soliciting feedback from program participants through distributing satisfaction surveys or other approved means.
• Meet or exceed program productivity expectations on a regular and sustained basis
• Respond accordingly to inquiries from the community on UHHR services
• Participate in ongoing supervision with Clinical Director
• Maintain stringent client confidentiality and adhere to code of conduct both in and outside of the office
• Attend all required meetings, promote and represent the agency in a positive, pro-active way, maintain a trauma-responsive culture of respect, honesty and dignity with co-workers and clients
• Other duties as assigned
Desired Qualifications: Qualifications:
• Possession of a master’s degree and appropriate State licensure in a Human Behavioral Science: Limited Licensed Psychologist (LLP), Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW).
• Minimum of 2 - 4 years of experience relevant to the position, working with vulnerable or migrant populations.
• Proficiency in Spanish/English (written and spoken language skills), highly preferred.
• Eligible to receive, pass, and maintain e-QIP background check -initiated by the National Background Investigations Bureau.
• Excellent interpersonal skills, including good communication skills, listening skills, and attitude.
• Valid driver’s license, access to an automobile, insurance, and willingness to drive to off-site locations, highly preferred.
• Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Office products and Google tools.
• Must be a U.S. citizen or a Lawful Permanent Resident.
Benefits / Why Work for Us: We offer 100% employer paid medical, dental, life, and disability insurance. We also offer a great PTO plan starting at 12 days/year and increasing each year of employment, a 3% match for retirement, and 13 paid holidays.
How to Apply: please send a resume and cover letter to heidi.justice@uhhr.org
Compensation Type: Hourly wages
Salary/Wage: $23-$26/hour- based on experience
Closing Date: until filled
Status: Full Time
Location: Murray, UT

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Contact Name: Heidi Justice
Email: heidi.justice@uhhr.org