Time Out Youth Mental Health Counselor Charlotte, NC · Remote · Full time

The Mental Health Counselor will provide individual and/or group counseling as well as crisis intervention as needed. Provides direct referral, resource, and/or education to LGBTQ+ individuals and families having social, emotional, and/or relationship concerns at Time Out Youth.

Description

Time Out Youth's Mission:

To support lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning youth by offering vital programs, fostering unconditional acceptance, and creating safe spaces for self-expression through leadership, community support and advocacy.

Vision:

To inspire inclusive communities where all youth are equally empowered to reach their true potential.



Position: Mental Health Counselor


Reports to: Director of Clinical Services


Scope of Work: The Mental Health Counselor will provide individual and/or group counseling as well as crisis intervention as needed. Provides direct referral, resource, and/or education to LGBTQ+ individuals and families having social, emotional, and/or relationship concerns at Time Out Youth.


Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide mental health services to LGBTQ+ individuals, ages 13 to 24, through individual, couples, and family counseling
  • Develop and facilitate therapeutic groups
  • Document, track, and monitor participant utilization for grants, funders, and organizational reporting through note writing and data tracking
  • Participate in various community events and collaborative committees

Position Requirements

  • Master’s degree in Counseling, Psychology, or Social Work; preferably from an accredited program
  • NC licensure: LCMHC(A), LMFT(A), Psychological Associate, or LCSW(A)
  • Deep understanding and knowledge of LGBTQ+ issues and racial equity, particularly related to gender identity and expression
  • Energetic self-starter, active problem solver, and team player
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and the ability to work with a wide range of people

Position Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Optional hybrid schedule: 3 days in office, 2 days remote

Job Type: Full-time


Salary: $55,000.00 per year


*A signing bonus of $1,500 will be offered upon hiring for this position. Full details will be discussed during offer stage.



Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Work setting:

  • In-person
  • Outpatient
  • Telehealth

Application Question(s):

  • What about Time Out Youth's mission and appeals to you professionally?
  • Why are you choosing to apply to Time Out Youth specifically?

License/Certification:

  • license to practice in the State of North Carolina (Required)

Work Location: Hybrid remote in Charlotte, NC 28205

Salary

$50,000 - $55,000 per year