Lead Clinician (Community Center-DSYF)

Website Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health-Florida

Are you interested in providing critical intervention to families in crisis? If so, Devereux might have the right opportunity for you! We are looking to hire a passionate individual to join our team as a Lead Clinician.


Being a Lead Clinician has its Advantages

As a Lead Clinician at Devereux, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:

A chance to make a significant impact on children and adolescents
Opportunities to participate in multidisciplinary treatment team and staffings
Professional growth and development at the largest not-for-profit provider of services to children and families in Florida
Full, Comprehensive Benefits including low-cost, high coverage health insurance, generous time-off, retirement, non-profit student servant loan forgiveness, voluntary benefits, AND MORE!
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Florida provides programs and services for children and families. Based out of Orlando, FL, with a coverage area of Orange, Seminole, and Osceola counties, this position with the Dually Served Youth and Family Program is responsible for:

Providing therapy to children and families; this is a community based program and the position will be housed at a Community Center.
Providing intensive services in a community settings, assessing clients, and formulating individualized multidisciplinary treatment plans.
Consulting with and training parents on therapeutic interventions and behavioral programs.
Working with treatment team members and case managers; on-call telephone support for crisis and emergency situations on a rotating basis.
Keywords: non-profit, child and adolescent counseling, child therapy, family therapy, medicaid, marriage and family therapy, LMHC, LCSW, LMFT, crisis intervention, crisis stabilization, Therapist, counselor, clinician, bilingual clinician


Master’s degree in the field of counseling, social work, psychology, rehabilitation, special education, or human services field required
Two years’ experience working directly with children and families. Preferred experience with children who are victims of physical abuse, sexual abuse, neglect, or youth who have been adjudicated delinquent and are committed and are emotionally disturbed Preferred
Licensed as a Clinical Social Worker, Mental Health Counselor, or Marriage and Family Therapist in the State of Florida Required.
Bilingual (English-Spanish speaking) Preferred

Must be able to complete a three day new hire orientation class (Monday – Wednesday); hours are approximately 9:00am to 5:00pm each da
Two years’ experience working directly with children, adolescents and families OR related experience working under the direct supervision of a licensed clinician
Bilingual: English-Spanish or English-Creole (Preferred but not required)
Must be able to work On-Call schedule required
Other Requirements:

Valid Driver’s license
Must be willing to meet clients in community setting as this position is based out of a Community Center.
Devereux requires all individuals interviewing for a position involving contact with children to complete The Diana Screen, a screening that assesses a candidate’s understanding of appropriate boundaries between adults and children.
Successfully pass pre-employment medical screenings which include: Drug Test, TB Test and Influenza Vaccine

To apply for this job please visit careers-devereux.icims.com.