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Victim Counselor (LPC, LMSW, PLPC, or LCSW)

  • Victim Services
  • Non-Profit
  • Children's Services
  • Suburban
  • Clinic

JOB DESCRIPTION

Typical work hours Mon-Thurs, 8am to 6pm. Occasional evenings /weekends on-call. Employed by The Victim Center; housed at the Child Advocacy Center in Springfield, MO. 
 
Training/experience in therapeutic techniques proven to be effective with child crime victims required. Will provide individual, family, and group counseling, as well as crisis intervention and court advocacy as needed, to victims of violent and sexual crimes ages 20 and under and parents/caregivers. Responsible for maintaining appropriate documentation, ethical services that meet best-practice standards, and serving on a multidisciplinary team. 
 
Will carry a full caseload of clients; facilitating a variety of groups; provide crisis intervention and advocacy to crime victims of any age; accompany clients to court proceedings; assist with day-to-day office duties; and maintain timely, well-written, and accurate documentation and reports. 
 
Master’s in social work, counseling, or clinical psychology from an accredited college or university required. Licensure as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Licensed Professional Counselor preferred, or at minimum a LMSW or PLPC license and working toward full licensure as a LCSW or LPC. Training and/or certifications in best practices for trauma and victimization (e.g., TF-CBT, EMDR, play therapy) strongly preferred.  
 
To apply: Submit resume and a cover letter to Sign up or sign in for contact information with “Victim Counselor-CAC” in the subject line. Deadline to apply is May 14, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. 
 
Additional employment opportunity: TVC is also hiring a temporary full-time position for 2021. This is a clinical position, with a combination of virtual and office hours for child, adolescent, and/or adult clients. Job duties and qualifications are similar to the aforementioned. If interested in being considered for this position as well, please state so in cover letter.
 

PROFESSIONAL DETAILS

Title
MSW
Location
Missouri
Specialty
Counselor, Social Work
Job Type
Permanent
Board Certification
Negotiable
On Call
Negotiable
Compensation
Telemedicine
No
Government
No
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