Independent Licensed Clinician – KIDS CONNECT (EBCAP0700)

Independent Licensed Clinician – KIDS CONNECT (EBCAP0400) 

East Bay Community Action Program (EBCAP) is seeking a full time Independent Licensed Clinician for our Kids Connect Program at 8 John Chafee Boulevard in Newport, RI, which is the main facility of our Head Start/Early Head Start program.  The child/family-focused clinician will assess and create holistic, therapeutic, integration assessments, and create and implement classroom plans for children eligible for the Kids Connect Program funded by the RI Department of Human Services.  We need caring, competent, individuals to join our growing multidisciplinary team and make real differences in the lives of children and their families.   

The successful candidate will provide Head Start Classroom Teachers and Teacher Assistants orientation to the individual integration plans, while also providing them with supervision (direct observation, modeling of intervention techniques, etc.) to carry out the plans.  The successful candidate will provide office-based and home-based visits with children and families to assist parents to continue positive progress at home through strengthened child/family communication and interventions.  

Rhode Island Independent licensure (i.e., LICSW, LMHC) is required.  This position is Monday through Friday and no weekends!  Previous experience with family dynamics, parenting skills and early childhood development preferred. 

For Full Time Employees Working 30 – 40 hours per week, EBCAP provides a comprehensive compensation and benefits package that includes heavily subsidized medical and dental insurance plans (currently BCBSRI), free convenient parking, supplemental vision insurance, voluntary medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts, up to 3% company matching 403(b) retirement plan, employer-paid life insurance & long term disability, generous paid time off that includes vacation/holidays/personal days/sick time mileage reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, opportunities for center-paid training/CEU’s, employee assistance program, discounts to local businesses and services, such as Work Out World New England; YMCA/Newport; BJ’s Wholesale Club, cellular services and so much more!   

Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at East Bay Community Action Program. Our new and enhanced applicant tracking system is currently under construction. Until our system has been fully updated, we are asking all applicants to submit a cover letter identifying both the position title and position number, a resume and salary expectations to employment@ebcap.org 

EBCAP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to providing a diverse work environment.