At D.A. Blodgett - St. John's we offer competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and a positive/supportive work environment. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. To apply for a position, unless otherwise indicated below, please send resume with cover letter, including salary or wage preference, as well as any questions to: email@example.com.
DIRECT CARE COUNSELOR – Full-time second and third shifts available. Counselor role providing direct care for children and youth living in an open residential program at St. John’s Home. Counselors see to the physical and emotional needs of the residents who have experienced some form of abuse and/or neglect. Counselors will model and teach appropriate social skills while working closely with a staff therapist to implement individualized treatment plans. This role demands an individual with strong relationship building skills, physical and emotional stamina and an ability to work in a team environment. Completion of a Bachelor's degree in social work, psychology, criminal justice, or a similar field is preferred. Valid Drivers License with a good driving record is required. Those interested in starting a career in the child welfare field or those with a desire to help struggling children and teenagers are encouraged to apply.
COMMUNITY LIVING SUPPORTS AIDE – Part-time with flexible schedule working with developmentally delayed or severely emotionally disturbed children. Meeting with the child in the family home to teach, train and/or assist the child with his or her needs that may increase or maintain personal self sufficiency. Child welfare experience preferred.
REGISTERED NURSE – Full-time and part time position will provide nursing oversight ensuring the medical, dental and psychiatric needs of children in Residential Care, Foster Care and Outpatient/Community Based counseling programs are met. Responsibilities include: supervision of medication distribution, maintaining medical records, documentation, working in our outpatient psychiatric and medical clinic, staff training, and responding to questions regarding medical and medication issues. Strong knowledge of child development and experience in child/adolescent medical and psychiatric services are required. Must be highly organized, welcoming, possess excellent computer skills and be able to work as a part of a team in a fast paced, demanding environment with a diverse patient population.
OUTPATIENT THERAPIST – Full Time/Part Time Therapist positions available to provide mental health and substance abuse treatment to children, adolescents and their families. Master’s Degree in Social Work (LMSW) or equivalent; Licensed by the State of Michigan with CADC or CAADC required, or MCBAP Development Plan in place is required. Experience working with culturally diverse populations preferred. Bilingual persons encouraged to apply.
RECEPTIONIST – part-time on Wednesday’s and 4:30pm to 8:00pm Monday through Thursday providing front desk and phone reception. Receptionist will also perform various administrative support duties such as: coordinating and updating schedules, opening and sorting the mail and assisting with additional program and office needs. Receptionist must have strong customer service and clerical skills with an acute attention to detail and ability to multi-task. Three years reception and administrative support experience required.