Opportunity: Bilingual Spanish Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Licensed Professional Counselor - El Paso
 Opportunity Details
Opportunity Type: Permanent - Full Time
Specialty: Social Worker - General
Other Specialties Considered: Therapist, Counselor - Licensed Clinical Professional (LCPC)
Location: El Paso, TX, USA
Region: South , Metro
Job Position Code: 254599  
Practice Setting:

The Health Center offers an integrated primary care, behavioral health, oral health, Substance Use Disorder and HIV prevention and treatment 'package' in multiple sites in El Paso and Hudspeth Counties.  Counselors work with primary care providers, care managers, and supporting psychiatrists in individual and family care, and use a hybrid model of virtual and physical encounters

Openings: 1
Last Updated: 5/12/2022 9:58:02 AM  
Locum Stop Date:    
J1/H1B Visa? Yes

 Offer Details
Income Details:

Salary based on years of experience

Student Loan Forgiveness:

NHSC

Relocation Paid: Up to 10,000.00
Vacation: 30 Days
CME: 5 Days 500.00 annually
Other Benefits:

Excellent Benefits! This facility offers a progressive compensation and benefits package which includes:

  • Health insurance
  • Voluntary participation at employee cost for dental, optical, disability, and 403(b) retirement option
  • 30 days PTO
  • Sick leave available
  • 5 days $500.00 annually for CME
  • Up to 10,000 for relocation assistance
  • FTCA Malpractice Insurance

 Job Description

In El Paso, TX: Texas Association of Community Health Centers is seeking a Full-Time Bilingual (Spanish and English) Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Licensed Professional Counselor to provide direct clinical services to individual, couples and families and to perform basic administrative tasks in support of service provision.
 

Job Overview:

  • Assesses individual client needs; develops and implements individualized treatment programming
  • Monitors individual client progress toward specific goals and objectives; participates in coordinating depression care for patients in the Integrated Behavioral Health program
  • Utilizes caseload management systems; provides psycho social services; conducts individual, child, family, and group counseling sessions in accordance with professional standards; monitors depressive symptoms and response to medication and/or psychotherapy using a structured instrument (e.g., the PHQ-9, and OASIS);
  • Works closely with the Primary care provider; Psychiatrists, and Clinical Care Manager to revise the treatment plan when patients are not improving. Coordinates psycho social services delivery with appropriate agencies within the community; and performs other duties as assigned.

Bilingual in Spanish and English required

Will accept new graduates!

Will accept J1 and H1B candidates! 

No agencies, please. TACHC does not accept solicitations from outside recruitment agencies.

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 Job Requirements

 Qualifications:
•    Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
•    Minimum two years casework/case management or related experience.
•    Computer proficiencies in Microsoft Office Word, Excel
•    Reliable transportation and flexibility to travel for up to three days.
•    Bilingual — Fluent in both English/Spanish, reading, writing, and speaking.
•    Capacity to work as part of a team.
•    Capacity to work with families in a confidential, respectful, caring, professional manner


 Client Overview

Our facility is a non-profit health center with three sites in El Paso. The clinics provide a full spectrum of primary care services, including sliding fee scale clinic visits, health education and outreach, and low cost medications. In addition, our center operates a licensed Early Childhood Development Center, Roots and Wings, a transition living center for single parent families, afterschool programs in East Central and Northeast El Paso, a thrift shop and food buying cooperative, manages an apartment complex for transitional families needing housing assistance, and coordinates with WIC, family planning, adult education providers and a community credit union to provide those services in its facilities. -The facility sees all ages from infant to geriatric. Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm -Competitive pay -Top notch benefits.

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Community Overview

El Paso/Juarez is the largest border community along the US/Mexico border with families and work allocated on both sides of the border.  In the far West tip of Texas, it 'feels' more like New Mexico than the rest of Texas, and shares a time zone with New Mexico.  It is a welcoming community with both UTEP and TTUHSC offering advanced degrees and other universities available in the region.  One of the safest cities in the USA, it is a great place for families and individuals alike.

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 Contact Information
Contact: Marcia Falloure, Provider Services Specialist
Texas Association of Community Health Centers
5900 Southwest Parkway
Building 3
Austin, TX 78735
Email: mfalloure@tachc.org
Phone: (512) 329-5959
Fax: (512) 329-9189

If you are interested in learning more, or if you have knowledge of an individual who may be seeking an excellent practice opportunity, please contact us.