Address: 140 Stoneridge Dr. Suite 350, Columbia, SC 29210
Phone: 1-800-882-5513 | Email: info@scyap.com

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Full-Time Employment

Thank you for your interest in becoming a part of the SCYAP team. The following full-time job opportunities are currently available. Please contact Angel Roddy at aroddy@scyap.com for more information on full-time positions at SCYAP:


PLACEMENT COORDINATOR
GREENVILLE/UPSTATE REGION

Full time position available; reports to Greenville Treatment Supervisor in the Greenville, SC office.  SC Youth Advocate Program (SCYAP) is seeking a dynamic, and detail-oriented individual who desires to work in an interactive, fast-paced environment and who is conversant with contractual standards, Medicaid/insurance standards, accreditation standards, and program/agency/RFP/regulatory specific policies and procedures related to child welfare.  Must be well organized and able to interact effectively with agency staff and general public to obtain, organize and maintain confidential records to appropriately match referrals to foster parents. Responsible for placement of children/youth in foster homes, and be able to appropriately match referrals to families, and must the ability to relate well to clients, employees, referral sources, other professionals. Collaborates with appropriate director(s), licensing/treatment coordinators regarding family recruitment, licensing and certification procedures, to ensure appropriate placement activities.  Identifies appropriate support services for placements as needed.  Minimum Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited school in the field of behavioral sciences/social services and must show strong experience (minimum of 2 years) in the area of child welfare, particularly in foster care licensing and re-certification procedures, and/or matching foster children to families.  Must be willing to travel and work after hours and on weekends as needed.   Salary/benefits; pay dependent on experience and education.  No phone calls please.

MENTAL HEALTH CLINICIAN

FLORENCE REGION

SCYAP is seeking a knowledgeable, well-qualified, self-motivated individual to provide a variety of clinical and treatment services such as intake/diagnostic assessments,follow-up/mental health comprehensive assessments, individual/group/family therapy, and crisis intervention according to licensing, organization, accreditation billing standards.  This will collaborate in the development of treatment plans with other interdisciplinary team members and program staff, and maintain a tracking system for all clients for all initial and follow-up diagnostic assessments, and as applicable, treatment plans and reviews.  Minimum of a Master’s Degree from an accredited school in the behavioral/social services area and one (1) year of experience in the area of children’s services, and licensure in the healing arts (LPC, LISW-CP, LMSW, LMFT, Ph.D., MD, etc.).  Independent licensure or in the supervision process of obtaining independent licensure preferred.  Clinical training and experience as a therapist preferred.  Pay dependent on experience, skill sets and education for this full-time position.

TREATMENT COORDINATOR

GREENVILLE/UPSTATE REGION and FLORENCE/PEE DEE REGION

Two(2) full time positions available: Greenville position reports to the Regional Supervisor in the Greenville, SC office; Florence position reports to the Associate Executive Director in the Florence, SC office. SCYAP is seeking an energetic, self-motivated, individual to work directly with children with special needs and their families; working with diverse communities a plus. The Treatment Coordinator position represents a key element in a child’s life in coordinating needed mental health, vocational, physical therapy, and other community-based services to help children in foster care reach their maximum potential. Interested individuals should have strengths in documenting clinical services,collaborating working with interdisciplinary/child welfare professionals,accessing community resources, advocating for children, and providing oral and written reports. Competitive salary/benefits; pay dependent on experience,skill sets and education.  Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited school in the field of behavioral sciences/social services and two years experience in the area of child welfare,and/or matching foster children to families.  Master’s Degree with current licensure is preferred, or eligibility for licensure within six months of hire. Must be willing to travel and work after hours and on weekends as needed.   Salary/benefits; pay dependent on experience and education.  Please send resumes to Angel Roddy at aroddy@scyap.com. No phone calls please.


MENTAL HEALTH CLINICAN

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CLINIC/THERAPEUTIC FOSTER CARE

(STATE OFFICE/MYRTLE BEACH)

Full time position available; reports to the Director of Community-Based Services or designee and will serve the Myrtle Beach area. SCYAP is seeking a knowledgeable, well-qualified, self-motivated individual to provide a variety of clinical and treatment services such as intake/diagnostic assessments, follow-up/mental health comprehensive assessments, individual/group/family therapy, and crisis intervention according to licensing, organization, accreditation billing standards. The individual will collaborate in the development of treatment plans with other interdisciplinary team members and program staff, and maintain a tracking system for all clients for all initial and follow-up diagnostic assessments, and as applicable, treatment plans and reviews. Minimum of a Master’s Degree from an accredited school in the behavioral/social services area and one (1) year of experience in the area of children’s services, and licensure in the healing arts (LPC, LISW-CP, LMSW, LMFT, Ph.D., MD, etc.). Independent licensure or in the supervision process of obtaining independent licensure preferred. Clinical training and experience as a therapist preferred. Pay dependent on experience, skill sets and education.


For immediate consideration, please mail, fax or e-mail resume to:



South Carolina Youth Advocate Program

140 Stoneridge Drive,Suite 350

Columbia, SC 29210

Attn: Human Resources Department

Fax:  (803) 779-8494

E-mail: aroddy@scyap.com

 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer- M/F/D/V

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We are always looking for qualified individuals who are interested in part-time employment through our Community-Based Services programs. To find out more about part-time employment opportunities at SCYAP click here.

 

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