359 Ballston Avenue, Saratoga Springs, NY   
Phone: 518-587-8008 - Fax: 518-587-8241

Careers

Employment Opportunities:

School Based Mental Health Therapist

Saratoga Center for the Family, a non-profit with our main offices located in Saratoga Springs, has an exciting opportunity for a self-motivated and committed therapist in our school based program in the following school districts for Fall 2019:

Bethlehem SD

Halfmoon-Waterford SD

Scotia-Glenville SD

Shenendehowa SD

South Glens Falls SD

This is a 10 month position that follows the school calendar, mirroring the school schedule with some additional afternoon appointments for parents as well as 25 days of employment during the summer school vacation. Client base presents with a variety of concerns including victims of abuse and violence, trauma, families with parenting concerns, general anxiety and depression and behavioral problems. Experience with treatment of trauma, sexual abuse, Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and School based Mental Health experience preferred.

This role supports students and their families, as an employee of Saratoga Center for the Family in a school based position, fulfilling the following responsibilities:
· Provide individual and family psychotherapy
· Be responsible for initial mental health evaluations
· Collaboration with families, school staff, and outside providers
· Complete all necessary paperwork

Why Saratoga Center for the Family?

· School based position follows the school calendar with 25 days of work during the summer months.
· Weekly clinical supervision
· Cohesive work environment
· Small staff
· Referrals are supplied
· Minimal paperwork
· Paid trainings

Requirements:
• Valid New York State License
• LCSW-R, LCSW, LMHC

•Only licensed clinicians will be considered.
• Must be willing to work some early mornings and some evenings.

Salary: $21.00 to $25.00 /hour

Interested clinicians – submit cover letter with preferred SD and resume to RBaldwin@saratogacff.org

 

Clinic Based Mental Health Therapist

Saratoga Center for the Family, a non-profit located in Saratoga Springs is growing and expanding our team of professional clinicians. We are seeking a Mental Health Therapist  (LCSW-R preferred, LMHC, LCSW considered) to provide counseling for children, adolescents, adults and families at our clinic in Saratoga Springs, NY.  As a therapist at SCF, you will provide ongoing individual, family and group counseling sessions. Client base presents with a variety of concerns including victims of abuse and violence, trauma, families with parenting concerns, general anxiety and depression and behavioral problems. Experience with treatment of trauma, sexual abuse, and Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy preferred.

Our Mission:

Saratoga Center for the Family works to build stronger families through mental health counseling, child advocacy and prevention programs.

Why Saratoga Center for the Family?

· Cohesive work environment

· Referrals are supplied

· Minimal paperwork

· Modern facility

· Paid training

· Agency provided administrative support

Requirements:

• Valid New York State License

• LCSW-R credentials preferred

• Must be willing to work two evenings a week

Salary: $21.00 to $25.00 /hour

Interested clinicians – submit cover Letter and resume to RBaldwin@saratogacff.org

 

Intake Specialist/Administrative Assistant

The Saratoga Center for the Family, a non-profit organization with a busy School Based Mental Health Program, is seeking a full-time Intake Specialist/Administrative Assistant. Job duties include scheduling of appointments, answer phone calls, and completing intakes and insurance verifications. Additionally, the position will be responsible for completing clerical duties such as filing, photocopying and other clerical tasks in order to support our School Based Programming. A successful Intake Specialist/Administrative Assistant must exhibit a professional and personable attitude and represent the agency in a positive manner. We’re looking for an energetic professional who is well organized, willing to learn, and doesn’t mind wearing multiple hats.

Responsibilities

  • Complete intakes and insurance verification for school based clients
  • Answer incoming calls regarding school based programming
  • Communicate with clients, vendors, employees and other individuals to answer questions and disseminate or explain information
  • Provide basic and accurate information in-person and via phone/email
  • Maintain calendar and set-up scheduled meetings for the School Based Mental Health Programs.
  • Perform other clerical receptionist duties such as filing, photocopying, and faxing
  • Abide by HIPAA regulations and maintain confidentiality at all times

Qualifications

  • Proven work experience as an Administrative Assistant or similar role
  • Professional attitude and appearance
  • Microsoft Office Suite Experience: Outlook, Excel, Word, & PowerPoint (Advanced Experience with Spreadsheets & Reports)
  • Ability to use medical scheduling/billing software
  • Deadline & Detail-Oriented
  • Ability to be resourceful and proactive when issues arise
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Outstanding Written & Verbal Communication Skills
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task and prioritize work
  • Knowledge of clerical practices and procedures
  • Non-profit agency experience
  • Medical/Mental Health office experience a plus
  • Insurance experience a plus

Requirements:

High school Diploma

Salary: $13.00 to $15.00 /hour

Interested candidates – submit cover letter and resume to RBaldwin@saratogacff.org