Full-time Therapist for Aviv Older Adult Services – Metro Atlanta
Jewish Family & Career Services of Atlanta (JF&CS) provides health, career and human services to support and enhance the well-being of individuals and families across all ages, faiths, cultures and lifestyles. Its more than 30 programs serve a variety of populations, including children, teens, parents and older adults. JF&CS is now seeking a full-time therapist for a collaboration between Aviv Older Adult Services and Clinical Services of JF&CS.
Aviv Older Adult Services, a program of JF&CS, provides a comprehensive, holistic approach to offering solutions and resources for individuals and their families struggling with the challenges of aging. We are seeking a full-time Licensed Clinical Social Worker, licensed in the State of Georgia, to provide therapy for older adult clients in their homes. We are seeking a clinician with an entrepreneurial spirit who would like to help grow the counseling service within our Clinical and Aging programs. This individual must be a strong team player, exhibit excellent organizational and interpersonal skills, and must have experience working with older adults and their families.
Possess an MSW from an accredited school of social work.
Holds a current LCSW License with the State of Georgia
Experience working with older adults and their families
Outstanding written communication and documentation skills
Willingness to provide supportive counseling services in clients’ homes, community-based locations and residential communities
Conduct groups in an agency, residential community and community-based locations
Personal qualification of warmth, sensitivity, flexibility, and insight
Ability to be self-directed and work well with individuals, groups and the community
Ability to work as part of a team and to contribute to the establishment of program goals and to ensure that program and agency goals and objectives are carried out
Education or License:
Graduate Degree, LCSW License with the State of Georgia
Medicare credentialed preferred
Internal Number: Aviv
About Jewish Family & Career Services of Atlanta
About JF&CS of Atlanta
Hope and Opportunity Happen Here. Established in 1891, Jewish Family & Career Services (JF&CS) offers programs and resources to help improve the quality of life and build self-sufficiency for individuals and families in greater Atlanta. With the support of our volunteers and donors we continue to serve thousands of individuals annually regardless of religion, age, race, gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation or ability to pay.