PROFESSIONAL COUNSELOR 5 State of Louisiana Monroe
Professional Counselor 5
State of Louisiana
Short Description :
Must include the license TYPE, license NUMBER, issuing STATE, and the EXPIRATION date Licensure as either a Licensed Professional Counselor or a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist by the Licensed Professional Counselors Board of Examiners Differs from Social Service Counselor 5B ,…
Full Description :
NEDHSA is a designated approved National Health Service Corps (NHSC) site. Clinicians who work at NHSC-approved sites are eligible to apply to the NHSC Loan Repayment Program to pay off student loans. 2-year Full-Time Clinical Practice: NHSC will pay up to $50,000* for an initial 2 years of full-time clinical practice to clinicians.
(Full-time clinical practice is defined as no less than 40 hours per week, for a minimum of 45 weeks per year). NEDHSA has had many productive years since forming as a Local Governing Entity (LGE) in 2013. Here's a small snapshot of how NEDHSA has worked diligently to provide our citizens with greater access to services, excellent customer services and quality, competent care. Tobacco Cessation Program
Behavioral & Primary Healthcare Integration Summit
Awarded Proclamation by Louisiana House of Representatives
Support of Healthy Living with U-ACT (Union Parish Alliance for Transformation)
LA Spirit Crisis Counseling Assistance Program (Recovery Resources for Flood Disaster Victims)
Faith-Based Mental Health Summits
Participant in the Caldwell Parish Annual Health Awareness Day
Collaboration with NE Louisiana Behavioral Health Advisory Counsel
Promotion of Healthy Living in Madison-Tallulah at Operation Stand Down healthcare and services fair
NEDHSA plans to build additional, esteemed partnerships this year to deepen meaningful integrated behavioral and primary healthcare within the region. To help the citizens realize more positive outcomes and stability, NEDHSA will continue to employ a more cohesive, progressive approach among our systems and processes. NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Licensure as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LCP) as required by law. Complete license information must be provided on your application (Must include the license TYPE, license NUMBER, issuing STATE, and the EXPIRATION date). International degrees require submission of an equivalency evaluation with the application. No Civil Service test score is required in order to be considered for this vacancy. To apply for this vacancy, click on the "Apply" link above and complete an electronic application, which can be used for this vacancy as well as future job opportunities. Applicants are responsible for checking the status of their application to determine where they are in the recruitment process. Further status message information is located under the Information section of the Current Job Opportunities page. *Resumes WILL NOT be accepted in lieu of completed education and experience sections on your application. Applications may be rejected if incomplete.* For further information about this vacancy contact: Ms. Chauncey J. Strange, MPA Human Resources Specialist Northeast Delta Human Services Authority 2513 Ferrand Street Monroe, LA 71201 318-362-4160 (office) 318-362-5049 (fax)
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Licensure as either a Licensed Professional Counselor or a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist by the Licensed Professional Counselors Board of Examiners; plus three years of professional level counseling experience.
FUNCTION OF WORK:
To provide direct-line supervision of subordinate licensed, master's degree-level social services staff, and/or other professional social services staff for a service delivery program.
LEVEL OF WORK:
Broad from a higher-level manager or administrator.
Direct-line over subordinate licensed, master's degree-level social services staff and/or other professional social services staff.
LOCATION OF WORK:
May be used by all state agencies.
Differs from lower-level professional counselors by the presence of supervisory responsibilities over licensed, master's degree-level social services staff, and/or other professional social services staff.
Differs from Social Service Counselor 5-B by the presence of licensure as a Licensed Professional Counselor or a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.
Examples of Work
EXAMPLES LISTED BELOW INCLUDE BRIEF SAMPLES OF COMMON DUTIES ASSOCIATED WITH THIS JOB TITLE. PLEASE NOTE THAT NOT ALL TASKS ARE INCLUDED.
Provides professional clinical supervision through the review of cases to assist and guide subordinate social service staff in the development of skills in working with families, client groups, offenders, and especially with atypical and complex patients.
Determines work assignments, coordinates work flow and duty assignments, and evaluates work performance of subordinate social service staff.
Plans, organizes, and implements various social services programs. Coordinates the activities of the programs with other units and agencies.
Develops goals, program plans, and policies/procedures. Aids in determining staffing and resource needs for a social services unit.
Provides or arranges for training and development activities for subordinates.
May provide LPC supervision to candidates for professional counselor certification.
Provides expert testimony and advocacy representation on behalf of clients in court cases.
May provide limited direct casework services to a select group of highly complex cases.