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The Alliance posts job opportunities in school-based health care in Washington state. Contact us at info@wasbha.org with job listing requests.

Job postings: School-Based Mental Health Therapists, Neighborcare Health at Vashon High School, Mercer Middle School, and West Seattle Elementary School

Neighborcare Health is hiring for School-Based Mental Health Therapists–with signing bonus!

Vashon High School:

Provide mental health services within the school-based health center Mental Health Scope of Services. Focus on the full spectrum of care, from promoting healthy development and preventing problems, to long-term intervention and support for students unable to obtain adequate mental health care from other organizations or in a non-school context. Position emphasis is on asset- and strengths-building; symptom reduction; increasing, stabilizing, and maintaining functioning; and on individual, family, and group modalities.

Eligible candidates for this position will hold an active Mental Health Provider license.

This position is located at Vashon Island High School. The position is Part-Time (16 hours) 2 days per week 7:30am-4pm.

For a detailed job description please visit our current openings page https://neighborcare.org/careers/current-openings/

West Seattle Elementary School:

School-based Mental Health Therapists provide prevention and intervention with a variety of therapeutic techniques, including evidence-based practices. Services are provided at the school or in certain circumstances, via telehealth. Therapists work in partnership and joint accountability with other team members toward Neighborcare’s Mission, and to ensure Neighborcare achieves goals for productivity, patient satisfaction, quality care, and contract compliance. Provide mental health services within the school-based health center Mental Health Scope of Services. Focus on the full spectrum of care, from promoting healthy development and preventing problems, to long-term intervention and support for students unable to obtain adequate mental health care from other organizations or in a non-school context. Position emphasis is on asset- and strengths-building; symptom reduction; increasing, stabilizing, and maintaining functioning; and on individual, family, and group modalities.

Eligible candidates for this position will hold an active LICSW, LMFT, LMHC or Clinical Psychologist license.

This positions is located at West Seattle Elementary School and is part-time (24 hours) 3 days per week.

For a detailed job description please visit our current openings page https://neighborcare.org/careers/current-openings/

Mercer Middle School

Neighborcare Health is hiring a Licensed School-Based Mental Health Therapist!

Provide mental health services within the school-based health center Mental Health Scope of Services. Focus on the full spectrum of care, from promoting healthy development and preventing problems, to long-term intervention and support for students unable to obtain adequate mental health care from other organizations or in a non-school context. Position emphasis is on asset- and strengths-building; symptom reduction; increasing, stabilizing, and maintaining functioning; and on individual, family, and group modalities.

Eligible candidates for this position will hold an active LICSW, LMFT, LMHC or Clinical Psychologist license.

This position is located at Mercer Middle School and is Full-Time 32 hours per week. The weekly schedule will follow 4 days per week 8am-4:30pm.

For a detailed job description please visit our current openings page https://neighborcare.org/careers/current-openings/

Job posting: Therapist, School-Based Counseling, Kaiser Permanente, Seattle

Kaiser Permanente is hiring for a school-based therapist in Seattle

Description:  Provide behavioral health care including diagnostic evaluation, psychotherapy and case management services to children and adolescents in a school based clinic setting.  Modalities include individual, family and group psychotherapy. Provide behavioral health treatment to children and adolescents experiencing symptoms that interfere with their academic progress and social/emotional functioning in the school or home environment.  Read the full job posting.

Job postings: School-Based Mental Health Counselors, The Health Center, Walla Walla

The Health Center is seeking to hire multiple mental health counselors to serve students in their school-based health center sites in Walla Walla, Washington. See the full job posting.

The Health Center (THC) is an independent, non-profit school-based health center located in Walla Walla, Washington. We work to advance the success of students by addressing their physical, emotional, and social needs. We provide bi-directional integration of care through medical and mental health services, free of cost to students. We currently have 3 clinic locations: Pioneer Middle, Lincoln High, and Walla Walla High School. Clinicians are based at one clinic location.

We are looking for an experienced mental health counselor who approaches student care with an innovative lens. You will be working collaboratively with school staff, students, THC colleagues, and parents to provide the needed support for students to attain their healthiest self.

General Description: The Mental Health Counselor will provide individual and group mental health counseling sessions for students/clients of The Health Center. This position is approximately 30 hours per week. We follow the Walla Walla Public Schools schedule, which includes summers off, snow days, and work days between 8am-3pm.

Job posting: SBHC Behavioral Health Social Worker, Healthpoint, Federal Way

Behavioral Health Social Worker -School Based Health Center   

Come join the HealthPoint Federal Way SBHC Team!

HealthPoint is a community-based, community-supported and community-governed network of non-profit health centers dedicated to providing expert, high-quality care to all who need it, regardless of circumstances. Founded in 1971, we believe that the quality of your health care should not depend on how much money you make, what language you speak or what your health is, because everyone deserves great care.

The School Based Health Center at TAF@Saghalie opened in January 2021.

Be an integral part of the team that brings this powerful care delivery model to Federal Way and helps students feel healthy and excel academically.

The Behavioral Health Social Worker is responsible for delivering integrated mental health care in consultation with a primary care provider and coordinating referrals to services outside the primary care clinic (mental health specialty care, substance abuse treatment, housing or food resources, etc.).   See the full job posting.

Job posting: Bilingual Youth Guidance Specialist, Sea Mar Community Health Centers, Seattle

Sea Mar Community Health Centers is hiring a Bilingual Youth Guidance Specialist:

Full-time Youth Guidance Specialist available for Cannon House in Seattle. Under the supervision of the program manager, the youth guidance specialist will implement interventions at Mercer Middle School in Seattle to address discipline, health and wellness, substance use, and/or mental health needs of Black and Brown students. Applicants must have experience working with East African populations and speak at least one of the following languages: Somali, Amharic, Tigrinya and Arabic.

The focus population are students with early signs of behavioral issues that could lead to discipline and suspension in schools with the goal to eliminate suspension and expulsions from school, and time spent in juvenile detention, and strengthen School Based Health Center services by leading care with an anti-racist lens using trauma-informed, person-centered care, and evidence-based behavioral health practices with input from the community.

For the full job posting, go to https://www.seamar.org/jobs-general.html, click the “Program Service-Delivery” tab, and scroll down and click on “Bilingual Youth Guidance Specialist”.