Clinician - Child First

Job description

Family & Children's Aid is seeking Clinician who have a passion for helping others and love kids.

Position Summary

The licensed Child First Clinician works in partnership with a Bachelor’s level Care Coordinator to engage families who are referred to the Child First home-based intervention.

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Engage family in a comprehensive initial assessment of the strengths and needs of the child and family in a collaborative process (i.e, gather information from interviews, observations of interactions and play, reviewed records, collateral sources, and standardized measures).
  • Provide mental health and developmental assessment and consultation within early care and education settings and to other early childhood providers.
  • Engage in weekly individual, team, and group reflective clinical supervision with Clinical Director.
  • Engage actively in all aspects of the Child First Learning Collaborative, including in-person/virtual trainings, distance learning curriculum, and specialty trainings.
  • Keep all appropriate documentation for clinical accountability and reimbursement.
  • Work closely with the Department of Children and Families (DCF) and other community providers, as needed, to meet the needs of the child and family.

Benefits Included:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Weekly Payroll with free Direct Deposit
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance, AD&D and Supplemental Life
  • Voluntary Short Term Disability Plan
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with generous Employer Matching Program
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) to support Work Life Balance (Accrual begins first day employed.)
    Year 1 20 Days (4 weeks)
    Year 2 25 Days (5 Weeks)
    Year 3-5 30 Days (6 weeks)
    Year 6-10 35 Days (7 weeks)
    Year 11+ 40 Days (8 weeks)
  • 11 Paid Holidays


$55,120 - $65,520

Job requirements

Position Requirements

  • Must have reliable transportation.
  • Must be able to maintain a flexible schedule which is based on the needs of each family, consisting of at least one (1) evening a week. Must be available for weekly on-call responsibilities, beginning Monday at 9:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m. on Friday.
  • Highly organized, self-motivated, reliable, and flexible.
  • Must effectively represent agency’s interests in the community and maintain effective working relationships among coworkers, public, private and professional groups.
  • Must have a strong commitment to the vision, mission, and goals of Child First.
  • Spanish speaking fluency preferred