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To be considered for any of the below positions, send your employment application & resume to nwright@childrenscoalition.org. 

Early Childhood Mental Health Specialist

Position Open Date: March 22, 2018

Closing date of presented position: March 29, 2018 or until filled.

1 position (Part-time - 20 hours per week) 

Job Requirements 

Education: Minimum requirement of a Masters or PH.D in Counseling, Social Work, Psychology or closely related field.  Appropriate licensure to practice mental health counseling is preferred. 

Experience: Minimum of 2 years direct experience in mental health setting providing prevention services and/or mental health therapy to children and families. 

Skills: 

  • Visit each center at least once a week for observations and assessments. 
  • Provide child development information related to social-emotional development and mental health. 
  • Provide guidance to staff on selecting, implementing, and interpreting social-emotional screening and assessment tools and findings. 
  • Provide guidance and model developmentally appropriate activities for children and effect ways to work with and support young children. 
  • Provide staff training. 
  • Strong oral and written communication skills. 
  • Good computer skills, including knowledge of Microsoft Office, Excel.

Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of applications. 

Applications are available Monday-Thursday, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm at 907 Filhiol Ave., Monroe, LA. Successful applicant must possess a clear background check - acceptable under Louisiana codes to work with children, clear TB skin test and physical exam. Children's Coalition for Northeast Louisiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

To be considered, send your employment application & resume to nwright@childrenscoalition.org. Click here to download our employment application.