Family Health Clinician (CVRT) (FT, 40 Hours) 9/1/2016

Boston Medical Center Boston, MA

Company
Boston Medical Center
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
2549580
AJE Ref #
576049666
Location
Boston, MA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Masters Degree

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FAMILY HEALTH CLINICIAN (CVRT) (FT, 40 HOURS)

JOB ID 2549580 DATE POSTED 07/08/2016 apply now

Boston Medical Center (BMC) is more than a hospital. It s a network of support and care that touches the lives of hundreds of thousands of people in need each year. It is the largest and busiest provider of trauma and emergency services in New England. Emphasizing community-based care, BMC is committed to providing consistently excellent and accessible health services to all and is the largest safety-net hospital in New England. The hospital is also the primary teaching affiliate of the nationally ranked Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and a founding partner of Boston HealthNet an integrated health care delivery systems that includes many community health centers. BMC provides a full range of pediatric and adult care services, from primary to family medicine to advanced specialty care.

BMC is also committed to our employees, who are a very important piece to who we are. We pride ourselves in providing equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to a person's race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation or any characteristic protected under applicable law. BMC will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.

The Mental Health Clinician provides crisis intervention, advocacy, case management and short term, trauma-focused counseling to patients and their families who have been affected by traumatic events, violence and/or crime.

Masters degree in mental health field (social work, psychology, or relevant field).

Clinical counseling experience with young children and their families.

Experience working with crisis intervention services desirable.

Knowledge of the impact of trauma on young children andfamilies.

Knowledge of community resources and agencies that serve families affected by trauma or violence.

Ability to function and make decisions in a fast-paced environment

Ability to work on an interdisciplinary team. Cultural sensitivity and comfort with a wide range of racial and ethnic populations.

An organized work style, good follow through skills and ability to keep organized written documentation

Demonstrated skills in the provision of services in a multicultural environment.

Experience in health or hospital settings desirable Bilingual or multi-lingual skills (beyond that of English) appropriate to the patient population served is a plus. apply now