Nestled 35 miles west of Washington DC, Loudoun County offers a diverse blend of cultural, recreational and educational opportunities. Loudoun County is one of fastest growing counties in the country, known for its excellent quality of life and strong economy, while embracing its historic presence.
Loudoun County Department of Family Services is currently seeking qualified applicants for a full time Clinical Social Worker to provide counseling for families and crisis intervention in the Family Connections program. The selected candidate will conduct family therapy with at risk teens and parents who may have been traumatized; collaborate with staff, volunteers, interns and program manager and complete intakes and case notes. This individual will work collaboratively with teen and parent volunteers to facilitate evidenced-based multi-family groups and sibling group. Will receive active clinical supervision by a Ph.D, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist or Licensed Clinical Social Worker. The duties will also include assistance with training for staff, volunteers and interns, coordinating family events, award dinners and other recognition activities and provide referrals to community services for families in need and promotes family participation in the alumni group and counseling.
Hiring Salary: $46,304-$67,567. Recruitment #17-S366-1130. Apply immediately. Visit our on-line employment center at www.loudoun.gov to apply. EOE
Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor's degree in social work, counseling or related field and 3 years experience in social work or related field. Experience working with troubled youth in a school, outpatient or residential setting, facilitating psycho-education groups and working with families of troubled youth is preferred. A Master's degree, Bi-lingual in Spanish and Clinical licensure preferred are also preferred.
Knowledge of best practices for intervening with delinquent, traumatized, at risk youth. Positions works three evenings a week and must maintain a flexible schedule to accommodate families and ensure that access to family counseling is as barrier free as possible.
Successful candidate must undergo a criminal background, child protective services and driving record checks.
Loudoun County is located 25 miles from Washington, DC and is bordered by the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Potomac River. It is the fastest growing county in Virginia and one of the fastest growing in the United States due to the scenic beauty of the area, a strong sense of community and a high quality of life. The county has established a reputation as an international center for technology, co...mmunications and transportation and also enjoys a reputation for high quality services, including a first rate educational system.