RESPONSIBILITIES: This position is with our innovative and rapidly expanding school based mental health counseling program, PATH. In this position a therapist provides treatment interventions to students who would otherwise go without counseling services. This position would be responsible for serving primarily in PATH school-based mental health setting as well as some time in our outpatient setting. The clinical therapist provides professional counseling to a wide variety of individuals and completes appropriate documentation efficiently. This position will care for, support and strengthen individuals, families and communities by working as a member of the LSS team.
HOURS: Part-time to full-time with flexible day time hours
QUALIFICATIONS: Must have a master’s degree in counseling or social work or other human service field. Two years of experience required. Must be licensed; CSW-PIP or LPC-MH preferred but other levels of licensure considered. Must successfully complete all agency background checks. Requires valid driver’s license and ability to obtain approved driver status.
SALARY: Dependent on experience and qualifications.
RESPOND BY: open until filled
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Internal Number: 1270
About Lutheran Social Services of South Dakota
LSS outpatient counseling offers a variety of services for individuals, families, couples and groups. Counseling Services include: Individual, couples and family therapy Group therapy and education groups Marriage preparation Mental health assessments and evaluations Mediation Critical incident counseling following a traumatic incident in a school, congregation or workplace Counseling for victims of crimeLSS counseling centers are conveniently located throughout South Dakota. The main offices are located in Aberdeen, Rapid City, Sioux Falls and Watertown. Satellite offices are located in Brookings, Milbank, Mitchell, Sisseton and Sturgis.LSS is an equal opportunity employer and is dedicated to the mission: Inspired by God's love, we care for, support and strengthen individuals, families and communities. This commitment extends to staff, clients and members of the community. LSS offers a challenging career, satisfying work, a friendly environment, employment opportunities that allow for personal growth, flexible working conditions, competitive compensation & benefit package, and responsive leadership.