Job Announcement

Bilingual Telemental-Health Therapist

The Bilingual Telemental-Health Therapist position is a developing role within El Futuro, Inc., a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit mental health and substance abuse treatment agency. This is an opportunity to be a part of an energetic, creative and multidisciplinary team and make a difference in the community by providing excellent evidence-based and culturally informed psychotherapy interventions to Latinos in North Carolina. This position will be office based and will have a blended caseload of clinic-based client and clients served via video-conferencing technology into a variety of settings.

This position is responsible for carrying out clinical duties in an ethical, culturally and empirically informed manner. This includes conducting clinical consultations, screening and triage assessments, performing biopsychosocial and diagnostic assessments, developing effective treatment plans, providing brief case management as well as ongoing brief and/or long-term psychotherapy. This position will also take part in further developing and refining telemental-health services within the agency.

We are seeking someone who is passionate about working with the Latino community in North Carolina, with excellent clinical skills, preferably with experience providing trauma treatment interventions and in providing telemental-health services. An ability to problem solve, be flexible and remain optimistic are essential to this position as are strong organizational skills, ability to turn in timely and accurate documentation and a commitment for working collaboratively on an interdisciplinary team.

Eligible candidates will hold a master’s degree in social work, counseling, psychology or related field. The candidate is required to be licensed or be eligible for licensure in the state of North Carolina in their field of clinical practice and must have a minimum of 2 years experience working with diverse populations. Familiarity with the Latin American immigrant community and spoken Spanish are required.In order to be considered, send your resume and a cover letter that explains why you want this position to: Molly Hayes, LPCS, Director of Clinical Enhancement Services, El Futuro, Inc, 2020 Chapel Hill Rd. Durham, NC 27707, fax to 919-688-7102, or email to human_resources@elfuturo-nc.org. No phone calls. You can gather more information at our website www.elfuturo-nc.org.

Please do not apply if you do not meet the qualifications. Employment agency inquiries are not welcome.