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Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in applying for a position with Tennyson Center for Children. To apply, please submit your resume with a cover letter.  If you are contacted to come in for an interview, please download an application by clicking here, print and fill it out and bring it with you to your interview with Human Resources. All resumes will be kept on file for six months.

Operation Santa Data Entry Position

This is a temporary, part-time position that supports the “Operation Santa” program at Tennyson Center for Children.  The length of the position is 10.5 weeks and will begin mid-October and end December 23rd, 2014.  The position will begin with 2 to 3 days a week in October, then 3 to 4 days a week in November and December,  6 hours per day – 9:00am to 4:00pm with a one hour lunch.  The position will assist the Operation Santa Manager with data entry and other clerical duties.  Seeking candidates with strong computer skills including Excel, Word, and Access.  Mail merge knowledge is required.  Excellent organizational skills and strong writing skills with ability to work independently. Please submit resume to:  Employment@tennysoncenter.org

Clinician-Special Services Unit

Clinician responsible for providing family, individual and group therapy as well as clinical case management for high acuity clients (ages 5-18) in a short term stabilization unit. Facilitates intakes and admissions into the SSU, screens referral calls, coordinates treatment and discharge/aftercare planning, and coordinates med reviews with the consulting psychiatrist. Participates on the pager rotation as scheduled to provide on-call crisis consultation. Must be listed on DORA as a licensed clinician LCSW/LPC/LMFT. Will consider candidates that are eligible within 6 months. Must have a minimum of two years post graduate experience treating children and families, residential or inpatient experience highly preferred. Must have strong diagnostic skills and ability to problem solve in a crisis. Strong ability to multi-task required. All candidates must have a valid Colorado Driver’s license. Works a Tuesday-Saturday Schedule.  To apply send resume to: Employment@tennysoncenter.org

Occupational Therapist -  PT

Contract OT to provide 10-12 hours/week (flexible schedule) of direct OT services, completes evaluations and reports and provides consultation with the Special Education teachers for elementary/MS aged students with fine and visual motor as well as sensory issues. Requires degree in OT, registered on DORA, NBCOT licensure and hold a CDE Special Services license in OT. Experience with EBD students required.  To apply send resume to:  Employment@tennysoncenter.org

 

Supervising Clinician – Day Treatment

Provides clinical supervision and management of assigned clinicians; supports and builds therapeutic milieu, group and individual stabilization programs. Maintains oversight of admissions process; course of treatment and transition/discharge planning for supervisees. Will carry a small caseload providing weekly individual, group and family therapy. Covers cases during assigned clinician’s time off. Licensed Masters level clinician required; LCSW highly preferred. Must be fully licensed on DORA at time your resume is submitted. Must have three years’ experience with special needs, preferable EBD children, including supervisory and training skills. Knowledge of family systems theory and solution focused therapy needed. Requires strong organization and management skills, ability to handle crisis and make independent decisions. All applicants must have a valid Colorado driver’s license. Computer proficiency required. To apply send resume to: Employment@tennysoncenter.org

Supervising Clinician-Residential

Responsible for supporting and building therapeutic milieu, group and individual programs for children in residential cottages in partnership with treatment team members. Provides the supervision of the direct care staff.  Provides a minimum of five hours of direct client contact each week (billing when applicable) which may include carrying cases, providing weekly group and individual therapy to assist residents who are struggling behaviorally or are in crisis, and individual, group and family therapy when assigned clinician is out of the office.  Collaborates with the treatment team to coordinate discharge planning to maintain stabilization.  LCSW required; Must be fully licensed and registered on DORA at the time your resume is submitted.  Must have three years’ experience with special needs, preferable EBD children, including supervisory and training skills.  Knowledge of family systems theory and solution focused therapy needed.  Requires strong organization and management skills, ability to handle crisis and make independent decisions. All applicants must have a valid Colorado driver’s license. To apply send resume to:  Employment@tennysoncenter.org.

Youth Treatment Counselors

Full-time positions that works throughout the residential campus as assigned to gain and share experience and skills with all milieus, developmental age groups (5-18) and teams. Responsible for implementing treatment and educational plans for children with multiple emotional/behavioral concerns in a structured environment.  Participates in the daily supervision and care of children in the cottage. Responsible for planning and implementing therapeutic activities and groups, behavior management and crisis intervention, and teaching basic daily living skills. Will provide a therapeutic balance of nurturance and limit setting demonstrating an understanding of the emotional needs of the children. Must be 21. BA in a Human Service related field or equivalent experience required; related residential and/or day treatment experience preferred. All candidates must have or qualify to obtain a Colorado Driver’s License. Must pass CBI, FBI and abuse registry clearance. To apply send resume to: Employment@tennysoncenter.org

If you are contacted to come in for an interview, please download an application by clicking here, then print and fill it out and bring it with you to your interview with Human Resources. NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE. Thank you.