Meeting Street - Early Intervention ( learn more )

Meeting Street

New Bedford , Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2891135
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : February 9, 2018
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Meeting Street's Massachusetts Early Intervention Program provides individualized support and resources to eligible infants, toddlers and their families to enhance their development and learning. We work with children aged birth to three years old with developmental disabilities or delays in Southeastern Massachusetts, throughout the Greater New Bedford Region.

We work with families and caregivers in their natural environment, assessing their needs, strengths and challenges. In collaboration with the families, we develop a comprehensive plan to help them meet their goals, and assist them in getting there. Our goal is to ensure that children are provided with every opportunity to develop to their fullest potential through childhood and as they continue throughout their lifetime.

About this Role:

Our Social Workers provide psychological support and services to families with infants or toddlers who are at risk for developmental delays. By addressing concerns in the child's growth and development, they provide resources and support so that they may develop to their fullest potential and participate functionally within their family.

Early Intervention employees independently manage a caseload, communicating and scheduling appointments directly with their families, and are responsible for providing their own transportation to and from appointments.

Key Qualities:

Flexible and adaptable
Respectful and non-judgmental
Key Skills:

Active listening
Time management
Oral and written communication
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Early Childhood
    Student Services > Social Worker
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Meeting Street is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Masters Degree in Counseling Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Mental Health Counseling or related field, OR Licensed Social Worker in Massachusetts: LCSW, LICSW, LMHC or LMFT
      2+ years of experience working with infants, toddlers and family systems
      Valid Driver's License and ability to provide transportation
      Meeting Street is a non-profit organization offering a high-coverage, low-cost benefits package to employees working thirty or more hours weekly. Our package includes health, dental and vision insurance, FSA, Paid Time Off, 403b Retirement Plan and more.
    • At least 1 year of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Contact Information

    • Dayna Brown , Talent Acquisition Specialist
    • 1000 Eddy Street
    • Providence, Rhode Island 02905
    • Phone: 401-533-9162
    • Fax: 401-533-9101
    • Email: click here

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