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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.

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-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 fulled 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.

Licensed Clinicians-Community Based Services

Join our growing Community Based Team with a $4,000 signing bonus! Seeking licensed (LPC/LCSW/LMFT) clinicians to provide in-home family therapy, individual therapy and clinical case management working collaboratively with internal and external resources in the home, school and community. Participates in the assessment with families, referral sources and admissions department. Schedule includes some evenings and a weekend day. Flexible schedule will be considered. Family therapy skills required, inpatient and outpatient experience preferred. All candidates must be registered on DORA. Provides clinical services that are solution focused and strengths based.  All applicants must have a valid Colorado driver’s license.  Car, phone and laptop provided. Competitive salary and benefits and a strong team environment.   To apply send resume to: Employment@tennysoncenter.org

 

 

Night Youth Treatment Counselor

Awake, overnight person responsible for implementing a therapeutic and structured, safe milieu and the nightly supervision and care of children within a residential unit. Performs routine cottage housekeeping chores and bed checks, inputs data into the computer and works with other staff for the morning wake up routine, breakfast and getting children to school. BA in a Human Service related field OR equivalent experience required. All candidates must have a valid Colorado driver's license and be over the age of 21. Must clear CBI, FBI and abuse registry background checks.
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.