Counselor - Volunteer (MFTI) 9/16/2016

The Elizabeth Hospice Inc. Escondido, CA

Company
The Elizabeth Hospice Inc.
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
2016-1706
AJE Ref #
576196539
Location
Escondido, CA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Masters Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Since 1978, The Elizabeth Hospice has been at the forefront of providing hospice and palliative care, end-of-life home care and counseling in San Diego County. The Elizabeth Hospice is the oldest and largest nonprofit hospice and palliative care provider in the region, serving children and adults, and their families, impacted by illness, grief and loss, throughout communities within San Diego and the Inland Empire. In our 37-year history, we are honored to have earned the community s trust as the respected hospice and palliative care leader in the region.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Center for Compassionate Care of The Elizabeth Hospice is currently offering a limited number of internships to Post-Graduate Interns (Marriage and Family Therapist Registered Interns, Professional Clinical Counselor Interns, and Associate Clinical Social Workers.) Therapists help change lives providing individual and group counseling to adults and children as well as those who are coping with a life threatening or serious illness. Training, education, and clinical supervision are provided by our supportive team of licensed professionals.

These are volunteer positions, requiring a 12- 18 month commitment with a minimum of 20 hours/week (minimum of one evening per week). The geographic service area for this opportunity is Southern Riverside County.



QUALIFICATIONS:

* Masters Degree and Current Registration with BBS (MFT Intern, ASW, or PCCI)

* Current California driver s license with proof of insurance required



"The Elizabeth Hospice is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.