Minimum & Additional Requirements
Considerable experience counseling individuals with a variety of problems, to include some experience in crisis intervention and employment counseling and completion of high-school-level courses in English and arithmetic supplemented by some college-level training or courses in sociology, gerontology, counseling and/or inter-personal communications; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Employees in this class must possess a valid driver's license issued by the state of their residence.
Bachelor is in psychology, anthropology, social work, or human services-related field. Demonstrated cultural competency and understanding and experience applying racial equity lens; Knowledge and experience of person-centered practices and motivational interviewing; Demonstrated knowledge of community resources related to the participants. Professional written and verbal communication as well as interpersonal skills; Competent in utilizing computer MS Suite, Outlook, Teams and case management software. Exposure or experience with research. Bilingual (English/Spanish or English/Amharic) preferred.