Social Worker/ Mental Health Counselor

Early Intervention · Lawrence, Massachusetts
Department Early Intervention
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

For almost fifty years, The Professional Center for Child Development, a nonprofit, human services organization has dedicated itself to our mission of “Nurturing the growth and potential of EVERY child”. PCCD provides children of all abilities, ages birth to 10, with a solid foundation for life-long learning through our developmental, educational, and therapeutic programs so they can achieve their full potential

 

Our organization includes a Chapter 766 Developmental Day School, Early Intervention Program, Early Childhood Program, Private Therapies, Regional Consultation Program, and Toddler Playgroups. 


Our staff are smart, caring, and dedicated. We are motivated by doing meaningful and rewarding workin ourcommunityand giving 110%.We have created a supportive, creative, and collaborative workplace culture. Most importantly, we spend our days seeing the possibilities – in children of all abilities, in families of all kinds, and in each other.    


Our Early Intervention Program is looking for a caring and dedicated Social Worker/MH Counselor. This position full time (prefer) or part time and/or fee for service and is part of our multi-disciplinary team providing support services to families and their children ages birth to three with developmental delays or risk factors for delays. Services are provided throughout Andover, North Andover, Methuen, and Lawrence through in-person visits.  The Social Worker/MH Counselor will bring their expertise and knowledge to our impactful work with children and families while working collaboratively with our Early Intervention team.


Job Requirements:


  • Current Massachusetts MSW or LCSW license, or license eligible Mental Health Counselor is required
  • Knowledge of early childhood development and family systems
  • 2+ years’ experience working with special needs children ages birth to 3
  • Current CPR and First Aid certifications
  • Must have valid driver’s license and reliable transportation
  • A Plus:  DPH Certified Early Intervention Specialist (CEIS), home visiting experience
  • Bilingual; fluent in Spanish or Portuguese  also a plus

     

    We know that our organization is stronger and more connected when we recognize and value the diversity and the myriad of backgrounds and perspectives in our community. PCCD respects and honors the differences of all. PCCD is proudly an equal opportunity employer.

    To apply, please visit our careers page at: www.theprofessionalcenter.org. Send us your resume and cover letter telling us why your experience and background are perfect for this opportunity. PCCD is proud to offer a supportive team environment with ongoing support and mentoring, as well as a great benefits package including:


    • Family Friendly, Flexible Schedules
    • Time Off: Up to 3 weeks’ vacation & up to 2 weeks’ sick time based on your work schedule
    • Medical: Company cost sharing for plan of your choice 
    • Dental: Company paid premiums for employee coverage
    • Life & Disability Insurances: Company paid
    • 403(b) Retirement
    • Flexible Spending Accounts
    • Student Loans: As an employee, you may be eligible for student loan forgiveness!


     We look forward to hearing from you!

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    • Location
      Lawrence, Massachusetts
    • Department
      Early Intervention
    • Employment Type
      Full-Time
    • Minimum Experience
      Mid-level