November 20, 2015
Awake Overnight Counselor
Part time Weekend
NFI Shelburne House
The Shelburne House Program of NFI Vermont is actively seeking an Awake Overnight Counselor. The Shelburne House is a residential program that works with adolescent males between the ages of 13-18 and is highly specialized in crisis stabilization, clinical assessment, and long term intensive treatment. The Awake Overnight Counselor is primarily responsible for maintaining safety and supervision during the hours when clients are asleep (10PM-8AM). We currently need someone for Fridays and Saturday nights. This a great position for an individual who is pursuing higher education or already has a part time job. Experience working with adolescent males who possess behavioral/emotional challenges is strongly desired as well as a BA in psychology or a related field. This is a part- time position. Please send cover letter and resume to Rachael Donovan, 4292 South Brownell Rd. Williston, VT 05495 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org
COMMUNITY SKILLS WORKERS
SIGN ON BONUS OFFERED TO FT
CBS – FT & PT
The Community Based Services program of NF-VTI is looking for full and part time Community Skills Workers to join our talented team of mental health professionals. Responsibilities include working one-on-one and engaging in group activities with children and adolescents with severe emotional and behavioral challenges, both in the community and their homes. Candidates must be able to communicate effectively, to work afternoon and evening hours, and have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation. Bachelor’s degree and previous experience working with children with emotional/behavioral challenges required. SIGN ON BONUS is offered to those hired for full time. Please submit a cover letter and resume to: Erica Hazen, 30 Airport Road, South Burlington, VT 05403 or email at EricaHazen@nafi.com
Community Skills Specialist
Diagnostic Assessment Program - Full Time
NFI Vermont is seeking a new member to join our talented team of mental health professionals for a full time position in our Diagnostic Assessment Program. This position will provide observation and treatment of children and families enrolled in our short term assessment program. The ideal candidate will be trauma-informed, have a strong clinical background, and be a skilled communicator. Responsibilities include participation in individual and group activities with youth both in the community and their home, attending meetings for regular supervision and consultation, and clinical documentation. This position will require travel between both Chittenden and Franklin counties, therefore reliable transportation and a clean driving record is a must. Bachelor’s degree required; concentration in psychology, social work, or related field preferred. Please submit a cover letter and resume to Amanda Camper, 30 Airport Road, So. Burlington, VT 05403 or e-mail: email@example.com EOE
DCF Contract Care Coordinator
Northeastern Family Institute St. Albans has an opening for a full-time DCF contract Care Coordinator. Coordinators work directly with children and families involved with DCF, who experience multi-system issues, including substance abuse, domestic violence, and mental health challenges. Responsibilities include coordinating and facilitating large meetings, teaming with community service providers, creating treatment plans through collaboration with DCF, and parent education. We are looking for candidates with strong communication and documentation skills, who work well in a team setting. Experience with Family Time Coaching, Family Safety Planning and Family Group Conferencing is a plus. Bachelor’s degree and/or two years’ experience in related field required. Please submit cover letter and resume to NFI-St. Albans, ATTN; Tessi Simmons, 12 Fairfield Hill Road, St. Albans VT 05478, or email Tessi Simmons@nafi.com
Northeastern Family Institute is looking for adult care givers in Windham County who are interested in having children and teens in their home for overnight respite or full time. Our population needs structure, security and nurturing. We offer a generous stipend. If you are looking for a way to give back, if you want to help a child in need while generating income, please call Laura or John at NFI 802-254-2558 or email at LauraGustafson@nafi.com
Greater Hartford Area
Northeastern Family Institute is looking for Therapeutic foster homes in the greater Hartford, VT area. NFI is looking for homes with a sense of humor, flexibility and who possess conflict resolution skills. Applicants must be welcoming to new people in their homes and also have a willingness to advocate and work as a team.
If you are interested but might not be able to commit every day, we also are seeking respite providers who might take in a child a couple nights a week.
All applicants must be 21 years of age or older
Please contact Megan or Stephanie at (802)295-4600 for more information
Marketing and Communications Coordinator
Burlington Partnership for a Healthy Community
Do you get excited about
supporting healthy community development?! We are looking for an organized,
collaborative individual to develop and oversee our social marketing campaigns
and promote the good work of our coalition to reduce substance abuse and support
health and wellness in Burlington.
This position will design and develop
materials to aid in promotion of the organization and meet our community
education/awareness goals. This includes maintaining our website and social
media pages. We are looking for individuals with Marketing Communications
experience in graphic design, PR, and campaign management and design. The job requires creativity, attention to
detail, and demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with a variety of
audiences and collaborate with multiple partners. We need someone who can work
autonomously and take initiative.
Are you skilled with technology
and social media? We need someone who easily adapts to a variety of software
and online technology and who can communicate information well regardless of
the platform. Prior experience working in the health promotion and prevention
field is beneficial, but not required.
position is 25 hours/week, with a flexible schedule. Occasional evening and
weekend hours. Non-benefited. Please send a letter highlighting your skills and
talents and your resume by 12/20/15 to Jessica at firstname.lastname@example.org
or to PO Box 1353, Burlington, VT 05402.
BPHC is a coalition of people and
partners that recognize that the damages of
drugs, alcohol abuse, and tobacco affect us all and we work together to create
a healthier environment in Burlington. See us online: burlingtonpartnership.org
St. Albans Wraparound Program
NFI is a dynamic, multi-service agency that is currently seeking a Clinical Program Director to join an well established team in providing wrap around mental health services in the St. Albans area. The coordinator will be self motivated and have a proven record of community collaboration and integration. We are looking for a team player who will lead the program to provide trauma- informed, wraparound services for children and youth. The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated history of strong leadership skills, clinical supervisory experience, and program development. NFI is committed to serving children, youth and families in community based settings through wraparound services and we welcome creative, innovative thinkers to our team. Please send cover letter and resume to email@example.com Masters in mental health related field required, license preferred.
The NFI Family Center (outpatient mental health) is looking for a full-time, licensed (or licensed eligible) psychologist to join our clinical team. The ideal candidate will have experience providing an array of therapeutic services to children, adolescents and families, and have an ability to perform psychoeducational evaluations. Our clinical staff also provides consultation and training services throughout the state, and we will train new staff members in a number of innovative approaches to treatment of developmental trauma. The candidate must work well in a team, possess excellent organizational, writing and self-care skills, and be able to balance the demands of a fast-paced and creative team. Supervision is provided by the senior clinical staff. Please send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
NFI-Vermont is seeking a full time Residential Counselor for its Allenbrook Program. Allenbrook is a co-ed community based group home for teens. Qualified candidates will hold a Bachelor’s Degree and experience working in residential care or parenting their own children. Experience managing a household (cooking, maintenance, etc.) is essential. Some evenings and weekends required. Must hold a valid driver’s license and pass a criminal background check. This position includes a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Please submit cover letter and resume to
102 Allen Road
South Burlington, VT 05403
Or email email@example.com
NFI Hospital Diversion Program
The Hospital Diversion Program of NFI VT is seeking a Residential Counselor. Hospital Diversion provides crisis stabilization, clinical consultation, individual treatment and discharge planning in a small, safe residential setting. Counselors provide supervision and support to youth, as well as provide a sense of safety and security. Superior interpersonal skills and ability to function well in a team atmosphere a must. B.A. in psychology or related field required. Position is full-time with a comprehensive benefits package. Please e-mail resume and cover letter to: AnnePeterson@nafi.com or mail to: Anne Peterson, 100 Allen Road, South Burlington, VT 05403
Independent Living Program
In response to a community need, NFI VT is hiring to serve transitioning young adult males, 17 – 22 years old, in a staffed house in Chittenden County. The staff will provide mentoring, service coordination, environmental oversight and supervision. The focus of the program is to provide independent living skills and a bridge to adult mental health services. NFI VT is seeking 2 residential counselors at this time. The preferred candidates will have the ability to work independently, yet also be team players. Experience working with adults with mental illness a plus. One opening is a part time, relief position with opportunities for growth. The other is full time with full benefits. Both include evening, overnight and weekend shifts. Bachelors and related experience preferred. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with cover letter and resume if interested.
School Social Worker
Centerpoint School is seeking a school social worker to facilitate treatment groups, provide individualized support and counseling, be a primary link between families and school, coordinate services, and support milieu based treatment in our alternative education & day treatment setting serving students with a variety of mental health and special education needs.
Our Social Workers possess an MSW/MA/MS, have dynamic skill with high-needs teens, are excellent team collaborators, and are committed to clinical innovation
Centerpoint offers a variety of employment opportunities for creative staff with a range of educational and clinical talents. Our positions include competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package, a dedicated staff team, on-going professional development, and creative work with great teens and families.If you should be a part of our team, please send a letter highlighting your skills and talents along with your resume to: email@example.com
Meeting the mental health, substance abuse, and special education needs of Vermont teens and their families
The NFI-St. Albans Balanced and Restorative Justice program is seeking a flexible and self-motivated Street Checker to work with youth on probation. The Street Checker will, support and monitor youths’ completion of community service, communicate regularly with DCF and other treatment team members, and complete administrative requirements in a timely manner. A reliable vehicle and driver’s license required. Bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology, or related field required and experience working with youth on probation preferred. Please submit a cover letter and resume to NFI-St. Albans, ATTN: Kristen Lococo, 12 Fairfield Hill Rd., St. Albans, VT 05478 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Full time Math & Science
East Meadow School, an NFI VT program, is seeking a full time certified or eligible teacher for math and science to both Middle School and High school students. Responsibilities include: curriculum development and teaching multi-level students with emotional, behavioral, and learning challenges through innovative teaching techniques.
Send a letter of interest and resume to Kym Asam @ email@example.com