WI Social Work Jobs

Counselor Position

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s (UWM) University Counseling Services (UCS) seeks to fill a counselor position in our counseling center. The successful candidate will be an experienced counselor or social worker with established clinical, outreach and training experience serving diverse populations. This individual will provide psychological programs and services to UWM students. This individual will have the opportunity to strengthen outreach connections with diversity partners on campus. This individual will also provide training to Counseling Services staff, doctoral interns, doctoral practicum students, and master’s level trainees.

The position features regular, predictable hours, no weekends, excellent benefits, and no insurance paperwork to be completed. This is a full or part-time, 9 or 10-month position. The position is salaried which is negotiable and will be based on qualification and experience.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Independently licensed or licensed eligible in the state of Wisconsin as a LPC or LCSW by date of hire
    2. Masters degree in social work, counseling or related field
    3. Evidence of experience providing therapy in a mental health setting

Deadline to apply: Initial screening of candidates to begin on March 26, 2021

Apply at: https://jobs.uwm.edu/postings/30513


Counselor Latinx Specialist

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s (UWM) University Counseling Services (UCS) seeks to fill a Latinx Specialist/Spanish-speaking position in our counseling center. The candidate will be an experienced counselor or social worker with clinical, outreach and training experience serving diverse populations, with a focus on the needs of Latinx individuals. This individual will provide psychological programs and services to UWM students, meeting the needs of Latinx students, including: indigenous Latinx students, Afro-Latinx students, students enrolled in the DACA program, undocumented students of various nationalities, students from mixed status families, immigrants, refugees, and first generation students. This individual will have the opportunity to strengthen outreach connections with diversity partners on campus. Providing services in both Spanish and English. This individual will also provide training in diversity and inclusion to Counseling Services staff, doctoral interns, doctoral practicum students, and master’s level trainees.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Independently licensed or licensed eligible in the state of Wisconsin as a LPC or LCSW by date of hire
    2. Master’s degree in social work, counseling, or related field
    3. Demonstrated ability to provide clinical services in Spanish
    4. Evidence of experience providing therapy in a mental health setting

Deadline to apply: Initial screening of candidates to begin on March 26, 2021

Apply at: https://jobs.uwm.edu/postings/30512


Homeless Outreach Clinician

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Homeless Outreach Clinician provides housing focused outreach to individuals experiencing homelessness who are staying in places not meant for human habitation.  The Homeless Outreach Clinician focuses on serving homeless individuals with a serious mental illness or co-occurring substance use disability.  The focus of this work is to connect clients with resources and services to assist them in stabilizing their homeless, mental health and primary health situations.  Outreach individuals experiencing homelessness within the community at local meal programs, day centers, shelters, streets and parks, and/or by referral with focus on individuals experiencing severe and persistent mental illness.  Interview, counsel, and provide resolution for clients in crisis situations involving social, emotional, financial, marital, health or other problems.

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Social Work or Counseling, LCSW or LPC preferred, APSW or LPC-IT required
  • Ability to work in diverse settings and provide culturally competent services.
  • Personal vehicle required, licensing and insurance required.
  • Two years of experience working with persons living with a serious mental illness and / or homelessness.

 Email your resume to akimberlin@communityadvocates.net

 Deadline to apply: 3/15/2021