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: NY, Rochester
More InformationJOB TITLE: Counseling Specialist/Part-Time
SALARY RANGE: $24.93 to $28.19/Hourly
DEPARTMENT/BUREAU: Rochester Police Department/Operations/Family & Victim Services Section
TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES:
Responds to family conflict situations and assists police officers and child protective workers in crisis intervention
and counseling; Provides technical assistance to police officers regarding case disposition; Interviews and counsels clients to evaluate and determine needs, and to assist them in finding and contact available community services which they may require; Coordinates cases between agencies and their clients to monitor case progress; Prepares and maintains case records, reports and all related documentation on individual clients; Develops and maintains liaison with social service agencies, criminal justice system, human services and community organizations; Researches need for, plans, develops and conducts educational programs (child abuse, drug abuse, sexual abuse) in schools and other agencies; Plans, administers and conducts special projects designed to draw clients into positive therapeutic and participative activity; Recruits, screens, trains, and supervises volunteers for special projects; Works evenings, weekends, and holidays to cover unit hours.
High school diploma or GED; AND: A. Master's degree in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, Mental Health Counseling, or closely related field that includes substantial course work in counseling; AND One (1) year paid professional experience in psychological counseling, which has included crisis intervention, case maintenance and referral; OR B. Bachelor's degree in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, Mental Health Counseling or closely related field that includes substantial course work in counseling; AND Two (2) years of paid professional experience as described in A. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: 1. Valid N.Y.S. Class D license. This licensure must be maintained throughout employment in this position. 2. Willingness to work any assigned shift.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION IS AT 5:00 PM ON Wednesday, August 29, 2018. APPLICATION WILL BE ACCEPTED THROUGH THAT DATE IN ROOM 103A, CITY HALL. PLEASE BE CERTAIN THAT YOUR APPLICATION IS COMPLETE AND DESCRIBES ALL RELEVANT EXPERIENCE. APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED BASED UPON THE INFORMATION SUPPLIED. Resumes may accompany but will not be accepted in place of a City of Rochester employment application. Applications may be obtained at City Hall, on the City's website: www.cityofrochester.gov, or by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Human Resource Management, City Hall, 30 Church Street, Room 103A, Rochester, NY 14614.
CITY RESIDENCY IS REQUIRED AT TIME OF APPLICATION
Application must be received or post marked by the final filing date, otherwise this application will be rejected.