Social Worker / LSW / LAC - JIS Program -Eatontown NJ

Social Worker/Clinician - Justice Involved Services Program - Eatontown, NJ

Description

The Social Worker/Clinician will work within a jail diversion program and will communicate/coordinate with jail, courts, police, probation and parole. They will work in collaboration with the consumer in planning, implementing, and evaluating service provisions in order to maximize the consumer's independence and success in the community.

Responsibilities

The Social Worker/Clinician will communicate/coordinate with jail, courts, police, probation and parole.  They will work with client and legal system to advocate on client's behalf.  They will complete initial assessments, prepare a treatment plan; provide case management services to clients and their families including, documenting ongoing treatment and discharge planning symptom management, assistance with structuring and performing basic daily living skills including money management. Development and support of social and recreational activities, consumer psycho education and support family and significant others education and support. Consumer advocacy, crisis intervention, securing and maintaining community integration including addressing housing needs and financial resources.

Requirements

Must possess a clinically-oriented Master's Degree. If Professional Counselor, must possess LAC. If Social Worker, must possess LSW. Must have prior experience providing treatment services to adults, children or adolescents. Experience with evidence-based practices is preferred. Valid NJ Driver's license with clean record.


CPC Behavioral Healthcare Inc. is a nonprofit organization that has been providing mental health services to Monmouth County residents for almost 60 years. We provide services that focus on creating healthy lives for adults and children. The organization offers evidence-based treatment for adults and children with serious mental health diagnoses, substance abuse problems and co-occurring disorders.

CPC Behavioral Healthcare offers a comprehensive variety of benefits to promote health and financial security for you and your family:

  • Multi-tiered comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans
  • Additional Supplemental Polices for accidental and critical illness
  • Tax-Deferred 403B Retirement Plan w/ employer match after 6 months of service
  • Company paid Life Insurance
  • Discounts offers for cell phone service, entertainment/travel/shopping, child care, and much more!
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Health Care & Dependent Care)
  • Credit Union
  • Employee Assistance Program