Employment and Internships

employment and internships

Job Openings

 

Clinical Supervisor

Clinical Supervisor position available at Alliance For Children. The Clinical Supervisor is responsible for all daily clinical operations at her/his designated center, including but not limited to intakes and individual/group therapy. In addition she/he will provide supervision and support for staff, interns and volunteers.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Master’s degree required in Social Work, Counseling or related field.
  • LPC, LCSW, or related certification required.
  • A minimum of two years demonstrated relevant work experience including supervisory experience preferred.
  • Trained in TF-CBT preferred and knowledgeable of other EBP’s.
  • Strong communication and documentation skills.
  • A minimum of two years of experience working with child abuse victims in a clinical setting preferred.
  • Must have valid driver's license and proof of liability insurance if driving for agency purposes.
  • Must successfully complete annual criminal and civil background checks.
  • Able to maintain confidentiality and present in a positive, professional manner at all times.
  • Able to maintain composure and professionalism under pressure of deadlines.
  • Regular and reliable attendance.
  • Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and dedication to the mission of Alliance For Children.

Physical Requirements: Able to grasp, push, pull objects such as files, file cabinet drawers and reach overhead. Able to operate a telephone and computer. Able to lift up to 20 lbs. (usually office supply boxes). Moderate independent travel by private auto required.

To apply, email resume and cover letter detailing your qualifications and interest in the position to HR@AllianceForChildren.org with “Clinical Supervisor: Your Name” in the subject line. Questions specific to this position may be directed to Diana Davis at dldavis@allianceforchildren.org. No phone calls, please.

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Bilingual (Spanish/English) Clinical Assistant – Full-Time

Position available with Alliance For Children for a Clinical Assistant. The Clinical Assistant supports the clinical team at their designated center and is responsible for greeting clients as they enter the building, assisting them with any needs or questions that they may have and notifying the clinical members when their clients arrive.

Minimum Requirements:

  • High School or GED.
  • Bilingual (Spanish/English) abilities required.
  • Two years of relative work experience.
  • Must have a working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and some knowledge of PowerPoint, and be familiar with virtual platforms.
  • Strong communication skills; be a team player.
  • Strong organizational skills; self-starter.
  • Must have valid driver's license and proof of liability insurance if driving for agency purposes.
  • Must successfully complete annual criminal and civil background checks.
  • Able to maintain confidentiality and present in a positive, professional manner at all times.
  • Able to maintain composure and professionalism under pressure of deadlines.
  • Regular and reliable attendance.
  • Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and dedication to the mission of Alliance For Children.
  • Ability to work remotely through various on-line platforms, as needed.

To apply, email resume and cover letter detailing your qualifications and interest in the position to HR@AllianceForChildren.org with “Clinical Assistant: Your Name” in the subject line. Questions specific to this position may be directed to Christy Vela at cvela@allianceforchildren.org. No phone calls, please.

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Alliance For Children provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or veteran status.

Internships

Interns who work at Alliance For Children not only work in a therapeutic setting, but can also be given the opportunity to work closely with law enforcement, the Tarrant County Criminal District Attorney’s Office, and the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services. Internship positions are provided through our Clinical and Family Advocate programs at all Alliance For Children locations

We are currently not accepting interns for Fall 2020 or Spring 2021 semesters. 

General Internship Requirements:
•    All applicants must submit a resume, complete an application and provide three professional references.
•    All interns must pass a criminal and CPS background check.
•    All interns must be attending an accredited university seeking a degree in social work, counseling or related field.
•    Students must be willing to work some evenings and weekends and be able to provide their own transportation among all six Alliance For Children locations.
•    All interns will attend specific training for their placement as well as child sexual abuse prevention training prior to working with clients.
•    Students must commit to one semester at Alliance For Children.
•    Students must commit to 15 hours each week.
•    Students will agree to participate in weekly supervision with their supervisor.


Clinical Internship Requirements:
•    Applicants must be seeking a master’s level degree in social work, counseling or a related field.
•    Students must have completed practicum and coursework in counseling theories prior to placement.
•    Interns must be willing to work with clients of all ages in a therapeutic and/or group setting.
•    Must attend a monthly Clinical Team meeting.
•    Students must commit to two semesters at Alliance For Children.

If you have questions, please contact Diana Davis at DDavis@allianceforchildren.org.

 

Family Advocate Internship Requirements:
•    Applicants must be seeking at least a Bachelor’s level degree in social work, counseling or related field.
•    Interns must be willing to participate in multidisciplinary staff meetings, observe and implement family needs assessments, provide case management services when needed, research local family resources, and learn crisis intervention techniques.
•    Interns may also be asked to participate in community events, fundraisers, educational programs and other programs offered by Alliance For Children.

If you have questions, please contact Lindsey Dula at LDula@allianceforchildren.org.
 

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