Individual and Family Therapist (Coastline Services)
Date: October 8, 2019
Kairos Coastline Services Program has an opening for an Individual and Family Therapist at their Elementary Day Treatment. These therapists work out of a nearby Elementary School classroom located in North Bend, Oregon. The therapists provide individualized, focused treatment with a small caseload including assessment, treatment planning and team facilitation. The therapist will work in close and integrated collaboration with community partners to remain in close and active contact with youth, families, and partners. A successful candidate will have a Graduate Degree in Psychology, Social Work, Recreational Art or Music Therapy or a degree in a Behavioral Science Field. Additionally, it is preferred that the QMHP hired for position have current licensure (LPC, LMFT and/or LCSW) or will need to have the ability to become licensed within 2 years. Kairos will support both the supervision and cost of licensure requirements.
Kairos is a non-profit, multi-service mental health agency that provides a comprehensive array of services and support to children, adolescents, young adults, and families struggling with trauma and other mental and behavioral issues. Known state-wide and nationally for innovation, quality, and accountability in its provision of services, Kairos is committed to continuous learning and grounding of evidence based treatment models and emerging best practices in mental health through partnerships and training opportunities with leaders in the mental health field. Over the many it has grown in scope and now operates out of five counties. Kairos is licensed by the Oregon Department of Human Services and certified by the Oregon Health Authority, and has been accredited by The Joint Commission since 1984.
We are looking for candidates who have the ability to conduct an assessment, including identifying precipitating events, gathering histories of mental and physical health, substance abuse, past mental health services and criminal justice contacts, assessing family, cultural, social and work relationships, conducting a mental status examination, complete a DSM diagnosis, write and supervise the implementation of a Service Plan, and provide individual, family or group therapy within the scope of their training. Previous work in a non-profit, out-patient, community setting and with treatment foster care, in-home support services, trauma-informed care, family-driven and youth guided practice is preferred.
All candidates are required to successfully pass a Criminal Background Check and Medicaid Fraud Check. In addition, all candidates are also required to carry a valid driver’s license with a minimum of 3 years of driving experience with a safe driving record.
This position is full-time, working from 8AM to 4PM Monday through Friday. Depending on experience, compensation ranges from $3,689-$5,376 monthly. In addition, all full-time employees with Kairos are eligible to participate in a number of agency-sponsored benefits. Kairos offers a comprehensive employee benefits program, including: up to 96 hours of paid time off your first year, up to 40 hours of sick leave your first year, 6 paid holidays per year (after 90 days of employment), health, dental, and vision (on the first of the month after 30 days of employment), life/ AD&D Insurance ($20,000 for employee and $2,000 for spouse and dependents), 401K retirement (up to 3% employer matching and additional 3% contribution from employer after 1 year), and an employee assistance program (good for all members of your household).
Kairos requires all applicants to complete an employment application to be considered for any open positions. While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates who are meet minimum qualifications and are selected for an interview will be contacted.