Bilingual Clinical Counselor
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Chicago, IL 60604
Clinicians (Unaccompanied Children Programs):Clinical positions at unaccompanied children programs offer direct service to participants. They conduct assessments, clinical sessions, group sessions, abuse/neglect assessment, and get training in conducting human trafficking screening. The position also includes crisis and in-the-moment interventions that support youth’s clinical growth within a residential setting.
Children may be at program from as little as 2 weeks, but are on average 6-8 weeks. The goal is to successfully connect the child to caring families and minimize risk of harm post placement thru child welfare based assessment of child needs and caregiver supports. It also provides intensive clinical supports to youth during this vulnerable period of their lives.
Languages – Bilingual candidates typically Spanish. However, some locations can accommodate other languages. Among the other second language, we are currently able to accommodate only the following: Punjabi, Bengali, Mandarin, Portuguese, French, and potentially Romanian.