Job details

Job Type: Full-time

Number of hires for this role: 1


  • Master's (required)
  • Mental health counseling experience: 3 years (Preferred)
  • LSW, LAC, LMFT (required)
  • Clinical License (preferred)
  • US work authorization (Required)

Full Job Description

Wellspring’s School-Based Clinical Services, a rapidly expanding program that is changing the nature of in-school clinical services throughout Middlesex County, NJ is seeking a program clinician in the Carteret, NJ area. The ideal candidates will possess experience working with adolescents in a clinical setting. Selected candidates will provide clinical services to the general education population at Carteret High School. Selected candidates will work with a highly seasoned and professional management team that is dedicated to providing the best possible clinical services. This position will include extensive training to insure that the chosen individual will have strong knowledge in the organization's protocols and model of services.

Why join our program?

  • Wellspring’s School-Based Clinical Services is a dynamic organization with a strong track record of innovation and growth.
  • Wellspring’s School-Based Clinical Services provides staff with excellent career opportunities.
  • Wellspring’s School-Based Clinical Services provides an excellent salary and benefits package.
  • Wellspring’s School-Based Clinical Services understands that its success is tied directly to recruiting and retaining outstanding staff.

Position responsibilities include

  • Individual therapy
  • Group therapy
  • Family therapy
  • Supportive Counseling
  • Facilitation of program club
  • Creation and delivery of healthy youth development activities
  • Communication with building staff and teachers
  • Clinical Documentation
  • Team Meetings

Qualifications and Skills

  • 3 years’ experience treating children and/or adolescents is preferred, some experience working with youth is required
  • Must hold a license in social work, counseling or marriage and family therapy in NJ
  • Clinical licensure is preferred
  • Bilingual candidates encouraged to apply
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office and comfortable using a computer.
  • Must be able to complete clinical documentation


Wellspring’s School-Based Clinical Services provides:

  • An excellent salary
  • Multi-tiered comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans
  • Company paid Life Insurance
  • 401k with an employer match
  • Disability coverage
  • Discounts offered for entertainment/travel/shopping, child care, and much more!
  • Employee Assistance Program

Wellspring Center for Prevention is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Application Question(s):

  • Complete required background clearance process and fingerprinting


  • Master's (Required)


  • mental health counseling: 3 years (Preferred)


  • LSW, LAC, LMFT (Required)
  • LCSW, LPC, LMFT (Preferred)

Work Location: School-Based Youth Service program at Carteret High School

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