Community Youth Counselor II
Memorial Healthcare System - Florida

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Community Youth Counselor II, Family Strengthening

The Community Youth Counselor is responsible for providing family therapy to 20+ families referred for services from Family Court, BSO Protection Investigators, Child net and School System using solution focused brief therapy, providing direct linkage to appropriate outside referrals and community resources and completing intake/assessment of family needs and ability to assist families with resources and navigation of human services system. Responsible for co-facilitating parent meetings 2x per month in the evenings, providing at least 1 home visit per family weekly in the evenings at family residence and at the convenience of the family. This position requires assisting in planning quarterly retreats for families and facilitating activities.

Experience:
The qualified candidate must have experience working with youth and families in community and home visiting setting. Master's degree required in Social Work, Mental Health Counseling or Human Services/Counseling field. Must have current knowledge of therapeutic interventions and be familiar with Solution Focused Brief Solution modality. Current knowledge of local community resources preferred. Must have personal vehicle to complete school, home and community visits. Must have ability to transport youth and families to appointments and activities in CYS 15 passenger vans. Must be able to work a variety of hours including evenings up to 9:00pm or later and 1-2 weekends per month as needed.

Organizational Profile:
Memorial Regional Hospital, a 713 bed Level 1 Trauma Center, is the flagship facility of the Memorial Healthcare System. Memorial Regional Hospital holds a distinguished reputation for advanced medicine and technology, with over 70 specialties and sub-specialties practiced here. With a focus on patient and family-centered care, we continue to set the stage for award-winning care and unparalleled opportunities for our healthcare team.

Memorial Healthcare System is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.

Employment at Memorial Healthcare System is subject to post offer, pre-placement assessment, including drug testing.

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