All Other Positions - Dunklin R-V
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Job Title: School Based Counselor /Full-time/ Days
Job Location: Dunklin R-5 School
Beginning: Jan 12, 2022
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Dunklin R-V
Herculaneum, MO 63048
Telephone: 636-479-5200 EXT 1
Job Description:
School-Based Counselor / Full-Time / Days
Location US-MO-Hillsboro
Job ID 2021-3256
# Positions 1
 Type Regular Full-Time
Category Mental Health

Chestnut Health Systems is seeking a full-time School-Based Clinician to work in the Dunklin School District. This position will be based out of our Hillsboro, MO office.
This position is eligible for a sign-on bonus!

**Please note to be considered for a position you must attach a resume, complete the application, and answer all screening questions. 

  • Complete required data entry and paperwork in accordance with program and agency policies and procedures, including but not limited to opening requirements, assessments, treatment/recovery plans, progress notes, treatment authorizations, and authorization of medical necessity by signing as the LCSW and any other funder requirements:
  • 100% of assessments and treatment/recovery plans to be completed to guide recovery;
  • 80% of progress notes and any other required data entry or paperwork submitted within forty-eight hours of the delivery of the service.
  • Provide services identified in treatment/recovery/safety plan that is consumer-driven and meet the program requirements, including maintaining an assigned minimum service level, especially focusing on individual, group, and family therapy.
  • Promote the recovery model of treatment including trauma-informed care, hope, respect, empowerment, health/wellness, and spirituality/connectedness by assisting consumers with regaining control over their own lives through self-directed recovery; including utilizing recovery language in all applicable documentation.
  • Provide for referral, linkage, and advocacy to recommended community resources, additional school services, and internal referrals for mental health and substance use needs.
  • Promote positive interactions within and with the community, especially school personnel, family members, probation officers, and MO Children’s Division staff, to sustain a favorable program reputation.
  • Attend meetings and consumer staffing, participate in program development activities and provide support and backup to other team members as necessary, including:
  • Attending all mandatory training and CEU requirements, including the utilization of Relias.
  • Provide services in the school environment and community.
  • Demonstrate skills in evidence-based practices such as TF-CBT, ACRA, CBITS, trauma-informed care, and the developmental stages.
  • Assume a leadership role by acting as a peer leader and providing clinical guidance to less experienced staff and interns and volunteering to be a project manager, especially related to the needs of our youth and their family systems.
  • Promote a culture of customer service excellence through the adherence to behavioral standards for customer service.
  • Maintain and protect the confidentiality of all organizational information gained in the course of performing job responsibilities including, but not limited to, financial and consumer information.
  • Provide other duties as assigned, required, or specifically negotiated with supervisor.
  • Must have a master’s degree in the human services field.
  • MO licensure of LCSW or LPC is required.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license, private automobile insurance, and be insurable (when applicable).
  • Requires basic computer skills and experience using MS Word, MS Excel, Outlook, and an electronic medical record (EMR).
  • Satisfactory completion of background checking process.
This full-time position includes an excellent compensation and benefits package including health, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance, a retirement savings plan, generous paid time off benefits, and more. Certain positions are eligible for tuition reimbursement and student loan repayment.
***For additional information and inquiries text "Chestnut" to 97211
Chestnut welcomes applications from qualified individuals with recovery experience. 
Link to apply:
EOE – Minorities/Females/Vets/Disabled

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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