Senior Reach is an award winning, evidence-based program serving older adults aged 60 years and better. This innovative community based program provides services to older adults who may need emotional support and/or connection to resources. Senior Reach clinicians provide time limited, solution focused treatment in the senior’s home.
Join a growing team of clinicians who enjoy autonomy and the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of seniors!
Provide screenings, support groups, and caregiver trainings for caregivers. Special focus will be the provision of services for caregivers who are caring for individuals with dementia. The position will be a leadership position requiring high level collaboration with outside agencies and systems. Position will serve as the content expert for matters related to dementia for Jefferson Center.
Note: Employees are held accountable for all duties of this job. This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, or qualifications associated with the job.
Education, Knowledge, Skills & Experience Required:
LSW, Ph.D., or Psy. D. plus two or more years’ related experience required. LCSW or Licensed Clinical Psychologist preferred. Experience working with older adults in addition to knowledge and skills related to the behavioral health treatment of dementia is desired. Strong knowledge and ability to work effectively with a brief solution-focused treatment model.
Experience must be a combination of clinical practice, or other clinical experiences that provide the tools necessary to successfully fill this position. Position requires experience with relevant computer applications including electronic medical records, passion and understanding of older adult issues, caseload management skills, good writing skills and presentation/teaching experience and skills. Ability to maintain a high level of efficiency and compliance with administrative rules and standards. Strong knowledge base of service community, agencies and providers who work with older adults.
Must have reliable personal transportation and expect extensive day travel in various road conditions. Flexible work hours may be required occasionally.