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In Home Therapist - Truancy

Company: Adelphoi Village Inc
Location: Greensburg
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

Adelphoi has been making a difference in children's lives for over 50 yearsAre you looking for a job that makes a DIFFERENCE?** Are you looking to put your Education and Experience to Use?**** As Therapist at Adelphoi, you will!**Adelphoi has a full-time Therapist positions available for Westmoreland County providing in-home counseling to youth and families who need support in the area of truancy and parenting instruction. The main office is located in Greensburg, PA*** Flexible schedule with non-traditional hours to meet the needs of the youth and families.***Work from home opportunities***Starting salary of $42,000, negotiable, based on experience and educational background***$1,000 bonus***Mileage reimbursement***Clinical supervision offered for licensureDUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:To coordinate and implement services with youth and their parent/guardian within the context of a family setting; to address identified issues such as truancy and parenting.Duties include:

  • Regular in-house visits with youth and families in order to implement and monitor truancy issues that include the following: at-risk or newly emerging truancy, unexcused absences/tardiness, declining grades, defiance in the school setting.
  • Monitors school attendance
  • Provides or arranges transportation assistance for students to school when necessary
  • Communicates and collaborates with school districts, county officials, and other service providers
  • Participation in IEP and other school-related meetings
  • Provides support and assistance to caregivers of delinquent and dependent youth
  • Teaches and trains natural parents in parenting skills, budgeting, home maintenance, and employment skills
  • Intervenes in crisis situations with appropriate counseling as necessary
  • Documents required information in both a paper and electronic format
  • Links youth and families with community resources
    Benefits Include:
    • Enhanced salaries, full-time and casual positions
    • Paid health insurance or waiver pay if you are enrolled in health insurance elsewhere.
    • Dental, vision, life, and disability insurance available.
    • 403(b) option with employer match available.
    • Paid time off benefits.
    • Paid holidays.
    • Mileage reimbursement and work equipment (laptop and cell phone stipend)
    • Training and Free CEUs are available.
    • Supervision for licensure may be pursued for qualified therapists.Education: Master's degree in Counseling Education, Social Work, or related field.

Keywords: Adelphoi Village Inc, Pittsburgh , In Home Therapist - Truancy, Healthcare , Greensburg, Pennsylvania

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