Behavioral Health Counselor - Toccoa Center

Job Title: Behavioral Health Counselor - Toccoa Center
Department: Toccoa Center
Salary: 30,822.75 - 47,000.0
Posted: 00/00/0000

Job Description
Position is located in Historic Toccoa, Ga. (1.5 hours north of Atlanta, GA)

Avita Community Partners is excited to announce a Behavioral Health Counselor opportunity in our Toccoa Behavioral Health Center.

Job Description:
• Provides counseling services to Adults, Children and Adolescents in an outpatient setting. Includes individual counseling, diagnostic assessments, group therapy, family counseling and Individual counseling.

Minimum Qualifications:

• Unlicensed ($30,822.75/yr.):
A Master’s Degree in Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, Community Counseling, School Counseling, Psychology, or Marriage and Family Therapy from a CACREP, CSWE, CCPTP or COAMFTE accredited university AND be license eligible with the Georgia Composite Board of Professional Counselors, Social Workers and Marriage and Family Therapists allowing for an associate level license within six months of employment. (Upon receipt of Associate licensure, employee is eligible for a 5% increase in pay)


Associate Licensed ($32,363.89):
•Associate Licensure as an LAPC, LAMFT or LMSW

Fully Licensed ($40,000-47,000/yr):
•Full Licensure as an LPC, LMFT, or LCSW

Salary is dependent on type of licensure and length of licensure

LPC - Licensure with less than one year of post licensure experience - 40,000
- Licensure with one year of post licensure experience - 42,000
- Licensure with three or more years of post licensure - 45,000

LCSW - Licensure with less than one year of post licensure experience - 42,000
- Licensure with one year of post licensure experience - 44,000
- Licensure with three years of post licensure experience - 47,000

Applicants must not have six (6) or more points against their driver’s license or a suspended or revoked driver's license within the last five (5) years.

Employees are eligible to apply for loan repayment assistance through the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Loan Repayment Program.

All applicants selected for a personal interview will be required to complete a basic typing skills assessment during the interview.

**All qualified applicants will be considered, but may not necessarily receive an interview.**

**Positions may be filled before the closing (ending) date if a qualified candidate is selected.**

AVITA Community Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its service practices or employment practices with regard to race color, religion, disability, gender, sexual orientation, age, or national origin.

The selected candidate will be subject to a FBI Criminal History Record Check. Applicants reserve the right to challenge the contents of a FBI Criminal History Record Check.

Full Time positions are subject to organizational benefits.

Avita Community Partners Benefits Package Includes:

Accidental Death and Dismemberment
401(k) and 457 Deferred Compensation Plans
Credit Union
Dental Insurance
Dependent Life Insurance
Disability Insurance, Short and Long Term
Employee Discounts
Health Insurance
9 Paid Holidays
Legal Insurance
Life Insurance
Long Term Care Insurance
Medical/Disability Leave
4 weeks of Paid Time Off/year
Spending Accounts

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