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Clinician - So Berwick and Eliot Schools (MSAD 35)

Job Type: Salary (40.00 hours per week)
Job Code: 5946
Posted: 05/12/2015
Location: South Berwick


Sweetser is a dynamic and growing organization that has been helping children and families since 1828. As a nationally recognized and accredited leader it is our goal to provide quality treatment, support and hope to children, adults and families through a network of mental health, behavioral health and educational services. We are looking for a School-Based Outpatient Therapist to join our motivated team.

Reimbursement for clinical licensure, exams and renewals!

School-based Therapy Services provide individual, family and/or group therapy to children, adolescents and their families in the setting that is most comfortable for the unique needs of each family, which could include their child’s school, their home or another community setting. There are currently Sweetser community-based therapists working in more than 100 public schools throughout Maine. As a School-based clinician, you will work full time providing comprehensive assessments, diagnosis, treatment planning, and psychotherapy to students and their families within the South Berwick and Eliot (MSAD 35) School Community. You will also act as a liaison between program and family, participate in program development, and maintain clinical records.

Schedule: Year Round, Full Time! Monday - Friday school hours with occasional after school and evening hours required.

Location: Central School, Eliot Elementary, Great Works School and Knowlton Elementary School.

Compensation: The right candidate can select a yearly salary or Fee For Service pay structure.

Sweetser offers competitive compensation, career advancement and excellent benefits! Clinicians are provided laptops, cell phones and mileage reimbursement.

Education Requirements

  • Master's degree in Social Work or Counseling with a concentration in clinical practice from an accredited graduate school.
  • LCSW preferred. LCPC and LMSW considered.

General Requirements

  • Demonstrated competence in discipline. 
  • Must possess a valid state driver's license.
  • Persons with lived experience in the Mental Health and/or Substance Abuse system are encouraged to apply.


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