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To apply for this position, email us at jobs@nwfs.org. Be sure to attach your cover letter & resume.


The Position

Based at Clackamas DHS, this position works as a dedicated member of a team that provides evidence-based assessments, substance abuse treatment, case management, and recovery support services.

Job Duties

  • Receive referrals and conduct behavioral health assessments, brief intervention, and referrals.
  • Following appropriate policies, participate in the direct treatment of program clients.
  • Provide recovery and prevention education to individuals and groups.
  • Work with school staff and community partners to provide youth and families with needed resources.

 
Education / Experience

  • Bilingual/bicultural English/Spanish required.
  • An Associate’s degree in the human services field. One year of direct experience or QMHA accepted in lieu of education.
  • At least 2 years of experience with DSM-5 diagnosis, referrals, case management and charting required.


Diversity Statement

Northwest Family Services, through our mission, practices and the services we offer, are committed to the belief that all people deserve dignity and respect. As we serve our communities, we will continue to work together to listen, to learn, and to act to overcome historic values and structures that have led to discrimination and inequities.

We are committed to creating a culture of belonging, where all staff are valued and given opportunity to grow and succeed equitably. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, sexual orientation, primary language, ethnic background or socioeconomic status. NWFS pursues policies, strategies, and programs which promote diversity, inclusion, and equity in our daily work. We seek staff who share our vision and commitment to our communities.

Supplemental Information

Prior to a new hire, a background check including criminal record history will be conducted. Information from the background check will not necessarily preclude employment. 

Up-to-date Covid 19-vaccination is required for new hires unless the employee is granted a medical or religious accommodation. Employees can request an accommodation once an offer of employment has been made. 

 

To apply for this position, email us at jobs@nwfs.org. Be sure to attach your cover letter & resume.