Behavioral Health Counselor- PRTF- Charlotte, NC

Are you a recent graduate looking to gain experience in the mental health field? Do you have in interest in working with children and adolescents? Would you like to work with North Carolina's leader in children's behavioral healthcare? Alexander Youth Network needs you!

Alexander Youth Network is looking for energetic and dedicated candidates to join our PRTF staff in Charlotte, NC. 

Full-time 2nd and 3rd shifts available. Pay rate is $12.00/hour.

Why work for AYN?

  • Non-Traditional schedule options
  • Valuable work experience with clinical leaders in the field of children's mental health
  • Comprehensive Wellness Package including medical, dental and vision options
  • 401(k) contribution and match options to help staff plan for retirement
  • Comprehensive training. Employees in our PRTF department are trained in:
    • NMT (Neurosequential Model of Therapeutics)
    • First Aid/ CPR
    • TCI (Therapeutic Crisis Intervention)
    • Principals of Childhood Development
    • Documentation and PCPs

To learn more about our program and to apply, please visit www.alexanderyouthnetwork.org. You must complete an application online to be considered for an interview.

Are you a recent graduate looking to gain experience in the mental health field? Do you have in interest in working with children and adolescents? Would you like to work with North Carolina's leader in children's behavioral healthcare? Alexander Youth Network needs you!

Alexander Youth Network is looking for energetic and dedicated candidates to join our PRTF staff in Charlotte, NC. 

Full-time 2nd and 3rd shifts available. Pay rate is $12.00/hour.

Why work for AYN?

  • Non-Traditional schedule options
  • Valuable work experience with clinical leaders in the field of children's mental health
  • Comprehensive Wellness Package including medical, dental and vision options
  • 401(k) contribution and match options to help staff plan for retirement
  • Comprehensive training. Employees in our PRTF department are trained in:
    • NMT (Neurosequential Model of Therapeutics)
    • First Aid/ CPR
    • TCI (Therapeutic Crisis Intervention)
    • Principals of Childhood Development
    • Documentation and PCPs

To learn more about our program and to apply, please visit www.alexanderyouthnetwork.org. You must complete an application online to be considered for an interview.

SUMMARY

Provides, coordinates, and monitors a variety of direct care activities for clients in the residential, group home or other client treatment environment in accordance with the NMT model ensures consistent and appropriate activities, therapeutic activities, clinical interventions, and staffing and treatment planning.  Ensures a clean and safe environment for clients; ensures residential facilities of clients are clean, safe and maintained. Offers appropriate intervention services; facilitates individual, group and family conferences.

QUALIFICATIONS 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

High school diploma is required.  B.A. /B.S. in a related human service field preferred. Four years Mental Health experience is preferred.