Address: 140 Stoneridge Dr. Suite 350, Columbia, SC 29210
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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:


TREATMENT COORDINATORS (3)
THERAPEUTIC FOSTER CARE/COMMUNITY-BASED SERVICES
FLORENCE- PEE DEE AREA  / GREENVILLE-UPSTATE AREA / MYRTLE BEACH AREA   

SCYAP is seeking several energetic, self-motivated, caring, organized individuals to work with children with special needs and their families. This 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 providing and documenting clinical services, working with other child welfare professionals, accessing community resources, advocating for children, and providing oral and written reports. Several positions available which will require travel in 1) Florence and surrounding counties, and will be based in the regional office located in Florence, SC; 2.) Greenville and surrounding counties, and will be based in the regional office located in Greenville, SC; and the third position in 3.) Horry and surrounding counties, and will be based in the regional office located in Murrells Inlet, SC.

SCYAP offers competitive pay and an excellent benefit package. Inquiries and resumes can be sent to Angel Roddy (aroddy@@scyap.com). Please put position title in the subject line.  No phone calls please.

Position Requirements

•        Professional licensure as an LPC, LMSW, LISW, or LMFT preferred; at the minimum, bachelor’s degree with at least 2 years direct experience working with child welfare, juvenile justice, and/or trauma treatment 
•        Desire to work in fast-paced office and community environment with a team of professionals, as well as with children and families
•        Positive attitude and dedication to working with at-risk population
•        Excellent clinical judgment with willingness and desire to work collaboratively with treatment team
•        High energy, motivated individuals with strong work ethic and ability to work independently 
•        Excellent oral and written communication skills

CLINICAL UTILIZATION REVIEW SPECIALIST
COLUMBIA – MIDLANDS AREA   

SCYAP is seeking an experienced clinician for the Utilization Review department to ensure children and families obtain behavioral health services throughout South Carolina. Staff in this department are responsible for development of clinical documentation and justification for services, collaboration and clinical consultation with interdisciplinary treatment teams, and consistent and efficient communication with administrative personnel to ensure clients’ services are authorized and clinically appropriate. Staff will liaison with Medicaid managed care organizations and other insurance companies to authorize behavioral health services for children in Therapeutic Foster Care. Positions will be office-based, located in Columbia, SC and offer competitive pay and excellent benefit packages. Please send resumes to Angel Roddy at aroddy@scyap.com – no phone calls please. Please put position title in the subject line.

Position Requirements

•        Professional licensure (or eligibility for licensure) as an LPC, LMSW, LISW, or LMFT
•        Experience in child welfare, youth services or mental health
•        Desire to work in a fast-paced office environment with a team of professionals
•        Excellent clinical judgement with willingness and desire to work collaboratively with treatment team
•        High energy, motivated individuals with strong work ethic and ability to work independently
•        Advanced oral and written communication skills
•        Experience in treatment planning and review

MENTAL HEALTH CLINICIAN
FAMILY SERVICES
COLUMBIA - MIDLANDS AREA / FLORENCE – PEE DEE AREA
 
SCYAP is seeking three (3) qualified full-time clinicians to work with children and families in an outpatient setting. The clinicians will conduct diagnostic assessments and provide psychotherapy to at-risk children and adolescents with high rates of trauma, emotional dysregulation, and behavioral problems. The clinicians will be responsible for developing clinical documentation and recommendations for behavioral health services, collaborating and consulting with interdisciplinary treatment teams, and communicating consistently and efficiently to ensure clients’ continuity of care. Positions will be based in the SCYAP Family Services Outpatient Behavioral Health Clinic, two positions located in Columbia, SC to serve clients in the Midlands area, and the other position located in Florence, SC to serve clients in the Pee Dee area.  The positions offer competitive pay and an excellent benefit package. Please put position title in the subject line. Respondents must meet minimum professional licensure qualifications.  No phone calls please. 
 
Position Requirements 
 
•         Professional licensure as an LPC, LMSW, LISW, or LMFT 
•         Experience in mental health providing therapy and diagnostic assessment required 
•         Experience working with child welfare, juvenile justice, and/or trauma treatment preferred 
•         Desire to work in a fast-paced office environment with a team of professionals 
•         Positive attitude and dedication to working with at-risk population 
•         Excellent clinical judgement with willingness and desire to work collaboratively with treatment team 
•         High energy, motivated individuals with strong work ethic and ability to work independently 
•         Advanced oral and written communication skills 





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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