Careers

Current Opportunities

Join Our Growing Team!

We offer a flexible work environment with a culture that focuses on learning and growth. Excellent benefits available.

We are only seeking candidates who are passionate, experienced, flexible, self-driven, and able to work within a team environment. Must be able to serve children and their families at school, home, or office settings. Flexibility with schedule and excellent verbal and written communication skills are required.

Child Trauma Therapists

The Center for Child Counseling is looking for passionate therapists who are interested in working with children experiencing trauma and placement in the foster care system. Must be a LMHC, LCSW, LMFT or a registered intern with the state of Florida (within six months of licensure). 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, or Marriage & Family Therapy (or the equivalent) from an accredited university or college in the field of counseling, social work, psychology, or related human service.
  • Minimum of two years experience with children with serious emotional disturbances, trauma, and abuse/neglect issues. At least five years in the mental health field.
  • Licensed in Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, or Marriage & Family Therapy. Candidates within 6 months of licensure will be considered.
  • Registered Play Therapist, working toward becoming a Registered Play Therapist, and/or Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health experience.
  • Training in evidence-based Trauma Treatment Models, including CPP and TF-CBT.
  • Ability to work well as a member of a team and to be flexible. Passion is a must!
  • Understanding of the stages of child/adolescent growth and development.
  • Demonstrate cultural competence and awareness of the socio-cultural characteristics of clients served.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Please click here to submit your résumé for consideration.

Infant Mental Health Therapist

The Center for Child Counseling is looking for passionate, licensed therapists who have a minimum of three years of experience working with infants, young children, and their caregivers. Training and clinical experience using dyadic models such as Child-Parent Psychotherapy and Filial Therapy is preferred. Foundation in play and trauma interventions is essential.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, or Marriage & Family Therapy (or the equivalent) from an accredited university or college in the field of counseling, social work, psychology, or related human service.
  • Minimum of three years’ experience with young children experiencing trauma or behavioral issues. Five years preferred.
  • License in Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, or Marriage & Family Therapy preferred.
  • Registered Play Therapist or working toward becoming a Registered Play Therapist. Infant Mental Health experience and training.
  •  Ability to work well as a member of a team, demonstrating flexibility and transparency.
  • Understanding of the stages of early childhood growth and development
  • Demonstrate cultural competence and awareness of the socio-cultural characteristics of clients served.
  • Some knowledge of community resources.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Please click here to submit your résumé for consideration.

Program Director

The Program Director for the Center for Child Counseling's Childcare and Community Social-Emotional Wellness (CCSEW) Program is a senior clinical role within the agency. This position is responsible for direct oversight of the CCSEW Program, including daily operations, reporting, clinical supervision, and relationship building with childcare centers and shelters. The role includes helping the CEO, CPO and Clinical Director implement services within designated childcare centers, shelters, elementary schools, and partner organizations. The Program Director will work as a part of the team with the CEO, CPO and Clinical Director to monitor and expand services through marketing, fund development, and building relationships in the community.

The Program Director should be a highly passionate, positive, committed, and knowledgeable individual who wants to contribute to the growth and development of the CCSEW team, program, and Center for Child Counseling.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, or Marriage & Family Therapy (or the equivalent) from an accredited university or college in the field of counseling, social work, psychology, or related human service.
  • Minimum of five years’ experience with children with serious emotional disturbances, trauma, and abuse/neglect issues. Seven years preferred.
  • Licensed in Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, or Marriage & Family Therapy. Qualified Supervisor for Registered Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, or Marriage & Family Therapy Interns.
  • At least two years’ Program Development and Management experience.
  • Significant experience working with young children and families with psychological, behavioral, and/or psychosocial issues.
  • Registered Play Therapist or working toward becoming a Registered Play Therapist.
  • Ability to work well as a member of a team, demonstrating flexibility, transparency, and passion for working in the community.
  • Understanding of the stages of child growth and development
  • Demonstrate cultural competence and awareness of the socio-cultural characteristics of clients served.
  • Excellent Clinical Documentation skills, and knowledge of Medicaid guidelines.
  • Some knowledge of community resources.
  • Exceptional organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to conduct workshops in childcare centers, shelters, and the community.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Advanced computer knowledge (i.e. ability to create and utilize spreadsheets, track outcomes, and use schedules).

Please click here to submit your résumé for consideration.