AGAPE CHILD AND FAMILY SERVICES
JOB POSTING ANNOUNCEMENT
Should you decide to apply for this position, please e-mail your resume to Nichole Love at Nichole.Love@agapemeanslove.org or you may fax to 901.323.3640.
Job Title: Family Therapist (Full-Time)
Education Requirement: Master’s Degree in Psychology, Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, or related field and state licensure as independent practitioner of psychotherapy or licensure eligible. An experienced therapist having worked with diverse client populations for two years minimum, preferred; having demonstrated effectiveness in teaching/training, quality assurance and oversight, and contract management.
Position Duties include, but not limited to:
Must have excellent interpersonal skills, knowledge of social services delivery systems, knowledge of resources, good organizational, time management and communication skills.
Family Therapist for our Adoption Support Center will be responsible for providing and coordinating Crisis Intervention Services for adoptive family within 24 hours of receiving referral; scheduling in-home visit at earliest convenience for family, provide individual and family therapy in the home as well as participate in Support Group activities for children &/or adults.
Must possess the ability to work well independently as well as part of a team. In addition, must be computer literate.
Agape is a non-profit Christian-based child and family serving ministry that provides services to more than 30,000 children and families annually in Memphis, West Tennessee, Arkansas and Mississippi.
Agape does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices because of race, color, sex, national origin, age, disability or any other legally protected characteristic. Agape, however, is a religious corporation and as a result, the Agency has certain religious requirements for its employees. This is in compliance with applicable law since Agape is a religious corporation.
Employment with Agape is on an at will basis and subject to Agape’s policies and procedures, which may be revised at any time at the discretion of Agape.