The purpose of this position is to facilitate quality girl-centered group experiences for girls, young women, and individuals who identify as girls/young women, who are involved in the juvenile justice system or are at risk of future involvement in the juvenile justice system.
Essential duties and responsibilities
Essential Responsibilities • Provide Policy Center psychoeducational groups within the community and lock up facilities • Guide volunteer interns in their capacity as group co-facilitators • Prepare lesson plans and materials for groups • Completes timely documentation of group sessions • Participate in DBWPC and Programming Team staff meetings and decision-making processes • Participate in supervision Secondary Functions • Review and update SAVVY Sister Manual and diversion class curriculum as needed • Provide assistance and support for other Girl Matters: Continuity of Care Model Program components, as needed and appropriate Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions listed above.
• Understanding of Girl-Centered Principles – Understands girl-centered principles and is willing to grow in the knowledge of these principles • Growth-Mindset – Receptive to feedback, willing to learn, embraces continuous improvement • Solution-Oriented – Brings possible solutions when presenting obstacles or challenges to the supervisor • Collaborative – Seeks input and buy-in from girls, teammates, and external partners as appropriate • Experience facilitating therapeutic and/or programmatic groups • Knowledge of resources available to girls and families in Duval, Clay, Nassau, St. Johns, and Baker counties
Education and Experience
Required Education and Experience • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, Marriage & Family Therapy, or related field • 3 years of related work experience (Individuals with an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered for the position.) Preferred Education and Experience • Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, Marriage & Family Therapy, or related field • 5 years of related work experience
$37,000 - $39,000