• Clinician

    Posted: 06/08/2022

    Full Job Description
    POSITION SUMMARY:
    The Clinician provides counseling and other services to children and families in a Boys Town program under direct supervision from a licensed practitioner. This position also assists in developing treatment plans as well as observing, evaluating, and documenting the results of treatment interventions.

    **$2,000 Hiring Bonus**

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS & DUTIES:
    Under the supervision of a licensed practitioner, provides supervised clinical services to children and families enrolled in a Boys Town program.
    Provides counseling and treatment to children and families including assessments, individual, and group and family therapy.
    Conducts sessions utilizing appropriate interventions generally based on a cognitive behavioral theory.
    Provides therapy notes, treatment plans, and other documentation in accordance with client record protocols; provides documentation for third party payment.
    Works collaboratively with consultants in the Boys Town program.
    Assists in developing individual treatment plans, monitoring, and updating progress reports.
    Develops and maintains effective working relationships with necessary support services for providing youth and families with therapeutic services.
    Attends contract meetings and communicates the special qualities of Boys Town to outside consumers as needed.
    Serves as a role model in carrying out the Father Flanagan's Boys' Home mission.
    Directs all activities towards the fulfillment of the Boys Town mission
    Directs all actions to reflect the values and principles of Boys Town
    Establishes and maintains an environment that encourages teamwork, collaboration, and ethical behavior
    Maintains regular, reliable and predictable attendance
    Supports other members of the management team and their work

    KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
    Knowledge of cognitive behavioral therapy along with skill set in motivational interviewing.
    Ability to communicate at all levels in the organization and with external contacts in an articulate, professional manner while maintaining necessary degree of confidentiality.
    Skills in diagnoses, treatment, and service planning and ability to apply psychological principles and therapeutic intervention.
    Ability to adapt responses to situations while maintaining procedural and regulatory integrity.
    Ability to manage caseloads in an effective and efficient manner while maintaining protocol.
    Knowledge of principles, methods, and procedures for diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation.
    Ability to analyze information and evaluate results to choose the best solution and solve problems.
    Knowledge of human behavior, psychological research methods, and the assessment and treatment of behavioral and affective disorders.
    Ability to participate collaboratively with multi-disciplinary teams.

    EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS:
    Master’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling, or related field.
    2 years of experience working with adolescents and families.

    About Boys Town Nebraska:
    A National Historic Landmark since 1985, the Village of Boys Town is now the only National Historic Landmark District in Nebraska. At any given time, about 400 boys and girls live in the Village, receiving care and guidance for a wide range of behavioral, emotional and academic issues. When Father Edward J. Flanagan purchased the Overlook Farm in 1921, it became the new, permanent site of Boys Town. Over the decades that followed, schools, churches and homes were built, and tens of thousands of young lives were transformed.

    Our employees are our #1 supporters when it comes to achieving Boys Town's mission, which is why we offer an array of competitive and attractive benefit options. Unique perks to Boys Town employees and their families include free visits to Boys Town Physicians, free prescriptions, tuition assistance, access to the campus Field House, parenting resources from our experts and advancement opportunities within the organization, just to name a few. Working at Boys Town is more than just a job, it is a way of life.

    Date Posted: April 5, 2022

    This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Boys Town is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, age, disability or veteran status. To request a disability-related accommodation in the application process, contact us at 1-877-639-6003.

    Interested parties may apply here.

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