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Group Facilitator-Explore- New Britain

New Britain, CT, USA Req #67
Thursday, January 2, 2020
Wheeler's vision is that all people will have the opportunity to grow, change and live healthier, productive lives.  Our mission is to provide equitable access to innovative care that improves health, recovery and growth at all stages of life.

POSITION SUMMARY

The Group Facilitator co-facilitates psycho-educational group sessions and provides associated case management functions for clients enrolled in the group.  

 

This position will serve Waterbury and the greater Hartford area.

 

SCHEDULE

Fee for service.  Ability to work daytime hours strongly preferred.

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS

 MA/MS degree plus 1 year related experience in working with offender populations, experience with individual and group facilitation and/or group dynamics required. Previous experience with domestic violence is also required. May graduates are encouraged to apply.

 

Current program needs require a male candidate due to co-led groups.

  

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Facilitates and or Co-facilitates psycho-educational groups for CSSD referred clients.

Provides case management duties (telephone contact with clients regarding appointments, contact with referral sources, etc.) as necessary to clients assigned to group.

Facilitates program orientation for newly referred clients, ensuring client understands and agrees to the service and ensuring compliance with agency policies. Clearly and concisely advises clients regarding program guidelines.

Completes all required documentation (e.g., progress notes, monthly client updates, docket reports, and discharge reports for referral source) following established program protocols and timelines.

Attends clinical supervision / training sessions, as required by contract (e.g., 12 two-hour trainings and an annual training up to eight hours for Explore program).

Communicates client/group/agency issues to the Program Manager in a timely manner.   

Submits vouchers within one month of the date of service.

Continues to develop knowledge and understanding about the history, traditions, values, family systems, and artistic expression of groups served as well as uses appropriate methodological approaches, skills, and techniques that reflect an understanding of culture.

 

 

Wheeler Clinic is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 

Other details

  • Job Function 8864
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Required Education Master’s Degree
  • New Britain, CT, USA