Mental Health Counselor Position

The Franklin Local School District partners with New Horizons Mental Health Services to provide counseling services for our students. The following is a position posting from New Horizons Mental Health Services to provide these services:

New Horizons Mental Health Services is an established and growing behavioral health agency looking for a Full-Time School Based Therapist working in Franklin Local Schools – Duncan Falls. This position employs for the school calendar year only. Opportunities for some summer positions may be available.

Responsibilities include providing school-based prevention/intervention services to students, consulting with parents and school personnel and providing supportive services and referrals as appropriate. All positions include a flexible schedule arranged around the school calendar.

Bachelor’s Degree minimum with Licensure required (LSW/LISW/LPC/LPCC/MFT).

Position requires the ability to work cooperatively with educators within the school setting; to impart knowledge/teach groups of children and adults; to be self-directed, dependable, organized and possess good communication skills and to be sensitive and attentive to the cultural needs of each student and family.

Robust Benefits package – Medical/Dental/Vision, Life and Disability Insurance, Generous 403-b Retirement match, EAP services, Paid Leave, Paid Holidays, Paid Professional Leave, CEU/CME reimbursement, Flexible Work Schedules. Eligible for Federal Non-Profit Student Loan Forgiveness (PSLF), Licensure Exam Reimbursement and Quality Clinical Supervision towards Licensure, Tuition Assistance Available, Paid Liability Insurance Coverage.

We are an equal opportunity service provider and employer.