Mental Health Consultant for Child Care Centers
The Wellspring has immediate openings for one full time
Mental Health Consultant in the Shreveport area. Job
responsibilities include providing consultation to child care centers enrolled
in the State of Louisiana’s Quality Start program, conducting seminars with
staff, observing classrooms, modeling techniques, and meeting with parents. Consultants must have the ability to conceptualize
a variety of cases including challenging behavior, attachment problems, developmental
delays or other mental health problems, relationship difficulties etc. They must be accountable for all required
documentation of services & contacts.
Skills: Physical ability
to visit centers, complete consultations & documentation, strong written
& oral communication skills; ability to organize & manage time; flexibility
to allow working w/providers’ schedules & daily operation conflicts req.
Masters or Ph.D. in Counseling, Social Work, Counseling
Psychology or closely related field; Appropriate licensure to practice mental
health counseling is preferred.
Applicants must be license eligible in the state of LA and have specialized
training in infant mental health or be able to complete training, and must be able
to form working relationships w/ center staff, children, & families.
Experience: 2 yrs
clinical experience w/children & adults preferred; knowledge of child
development & child care practices preferred.
Reliable transportation and computer/laptop are required.
Generous salary &
benefits package for qualifying candidate.
To apply, contact email@example.com
Unless otherwise indicated in the job description, resumes can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to 1515 Jackson St., Monroe, LA 71202
Thank you for considering employment with The Wellspring!