Lead Behavioral Health Worker – Therapeutic Nursery

The Lead Behavioral Health Worker (BHW) for the Therapeutic Nursery will implement, supervise and support the growth of fellow Behavioral Health Workers.  The Lead BHW will follow through with treatment team recommendations and meet the needs of the children preschool-aged and their families presenting with crisis and behavioral health issues in a trauma-informed manner.

Responsibilities include;

  • Supervising, mentoring, and collaborating weekly with assigned Behavioral Health Workers (BHW) in order to meet children and family goals
  • Leading and facilitating daily and weekly BHW team meetings to review treatment for each child and family
  • Immediately implementing the children’s treatment plan in the structural milieu of the Therapeutic Nursery
  • Meeting the overall therapeutic needs in order to facilitate effective therapy strategies
  • Maintaining self and assigned team members’ timely and accurate electronic chart records
  • Ensuring the completion of necessary documentation and outcome measures
  • Supporting and maintaining the classrooms and other play areas to provide an ordered, safe, clean and therapeutic environment at all times
  • Participating in internal as well as external trainings ensuring completion of CCTC mandatory trainings

Requirements

Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, Social Work, Education or related field.

Minimum of two (2) to three (3) years direct care experience with children and adolescents with behavioral health challenges.

Bilingual (English/Spanish) applicants encouraged to apply.

Covid-19 vaccination required.