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Rochester, Minnesota
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Job Category:
Education - Training, Health Care - Medical, Social Services
Position type:
Full Time
Cannon Falls
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Date Posted:
December 27, 2018

Family Based Counselor for Goodhue County

Do you want to make a difference in your community working with children and families?  Family Service Rochester is seeking a full-time therapist to provide family counseling services within family’s homes in Goodhue County.  

This position exists to provide intensive family based mental health therapy utilizing Systemic Family Therapy (SFT) practices to help youth and families use their strengths to address complex, and multifaceted problems that have not been resolved with lower intensity of community based mental health interventions. These youth may have a current recommendation of residential placement from a hospital or community mental health professional. 


  • Medical 
  • Dental 
  • Vision 
  • 403B with matching up to 5% 
  • Volunteer insurance-Accident, critical illness, life 
  • Employer paid Short Term Disability 
  • 1 Week paid maternity, paternity, adoption pay 
  • Tuition reimbursement after 1 year of employment

In this role, you will need:

  • Must be knowledgeable in the areas of family systems as well as children, adolescent and family issues. 
  • Masters in social work, psychology or a related field and on track for clinical licensure in the state of Minnesota required.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation to travel to client's homes and flexibility to work hours, including evenings and some weekends that meet client needs.
  • LICSW, LPCC, LMFT preferred
  • Ability to speak Spanish or another language a plus
  • Experience working with school systems a plus.

Special Requirements:
Willingness and ability to work additional time if needed to meet crises and deadlines.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of family systems and advanced principles of social work practice is required.
  • Possess the ability to work effectively with all client and professional populations.
  • Ability to work within a team environment, and effectively communicate with colleagues, co-workers, clients, and referral sources.
  • Must possess computer literacy preferably in Microsoft Office.

Family Service Rochester has been awarded the 2018 Best Places to Work in Southeast Minnesota award!

Are you looking for a flexible schedule that offers licensure supervision and hours towards your clinical license?  Do you want to learn cutting edge skills and techniques?  If so, please Click the "Apply" button Today!

To be considered a formal applicant, a completed application is necessary and a cover letter and resume is suggested. You may apply on-line or in person. An application may be filed from our website below or mailed to Family Service Rochester, 4600 18th Ave NW; Rochester, MN 55901.



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