School Clinician, Part Time

San Anselmo, California, United States Part-time

The Irene M. Hunt School (Hunt School) is a nonpublic, K - 12 day school that provides a therapeutic environment where students develop the capability to regulate their behavior, maintain focus and resilience, and form healthy, trusting relationships – all foundational elements for lifelong learning. With our committed support, students address challenges and build on their core strengths, with the goal of ultimately returning to their neighborhood public school setting equipped with the skills to thrive socially and academically. 

The Clinician provides Education Related Mental Health Services (ERMHS) counseling to assigned Hunt students. The part-time Behavioral Health Clinician will carry a caseload that varies, but averages up to 5 students. This exempt position may require work days in excess of 8 hours per day as well as evening and weekend work.

 

 Responsibilities

  • Read/understand student’s IEP goals for social/emotional goals, particularly the ERMHS goal.
  • Collaborate with student’s classroom teachers to learn about student’s current/presenting behavior, social/emotional needs, learning style, and schedule.
  • Partner with Hunt staff and student caregivers to identifying strength-based goals for student success in attaining IEP goals.
  • Meet with student weekly from 15 minutes, 30 minutes to 60 minutes weekly. 
  • Attend annual and triennial IEPs for assigned students.
  • Responsible for writing clinical progress notes, IEP goals, progress summaries.
  • Utilize Electronic Health Record such as TIER to maintain progress notes for good clinical practice and billing purposes.
  • Learn/utilize SEIS educational record database and post progress summaries/goals in a timely manner.

 Qualifications

  • Masters in Social Work or Marriage and Family Therapy from an accredited university or college.
  • Registered Intern with or licensed clinician with the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.
  • At least one year post-graduate experience working with latency age children, adolescents, and/or transition age youth
  • Fingerprint clearance from California DOJ, FBI, and any other required entity, such as Community Care Licensing.
  • Experience in a special education classroom and/or additional experience in a treatment milieu.
  • A valid California driver's license, insurable by SHS’ insurance policy based on DMV record and personal vehicle insurance.

The Irene M. Hunt School is part of Side by Side which is a Joint Commission accredited mental and behavioral health community based organization serving youth and family members in four counties – Marin, Alameda, Sonoma, and Napa with and a staff of over 120 clinicians and professionals. 

More about Side by Side, formerly Sunny Hills Services/BAYC

Join us at Side by Side, to walk with young people impacted by adversity on their individual journeys to heal from trauma, restore resilience, and embrace their own potential. From therapeutic housing to substance abuse treatment, we provide comprehensive services that honor the young person’s unique needs and strengths to prevent the escalation of dangerous conditions and behaviors and set them on a positive path.

Side by Side, formerly Sunny Hills Services is an Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability, national origin, Vietnam era or other veteran status.

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