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Our passion is helping over 20,000 children, youth, families and adults in West Michigan prevent or overcome life’s challenges and lead more resilient lives.

If you believe you have what it takes to build strong, therapeutic relationships, these job openings may be right for you. Arbor Circle offers competitive salaries and benefits and believes that a supportive work environment is key to successful client outcomes. Arbor Circle is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Employment Postings current as of 4/17/17
 

Child Welfare Foster Home Licensor – Muskegon County

Foster Home Licensor to license foster homes in Muskegon and surrounding counties for children involved in the child abuse and neglect system.  Primary responsibilities include: Respond to inquiries, conduct initial home assessments, provide ongoing monitoring and evaluation of homes and conduct special investigations.  Ability to think creatively in the best interests of children while participating in the placement process is critical.  Bachelor’s degree in Social work or related field. Proven experience working with children & family diverse populations required.  Previous foster care / child welfare experience strongly preferred.  Send resume and cover letter to avenard@pathwaysmi.org  

 

 

Bilingual Program Support - Youth Services

Full Time Bilingual (Spanish) administrative support position for program serving adolescents and their families in residential and community settings.   Preferred candidates for this highly visible position will possess excellent customer service (in person / phone), ability to learn & utilize an Electronic Medical Record system, strong data entry skills and proven experience working with diverse populations.       Bilingual (Spanish) required.   Some evening hours required.   Send resume and cover letter to jcnossen@arborcircle.org

 

Therapist – Community Reentry – Part Time

Part time Masters level therapist position working with young men ages 18- 26 years old transitioning from jail to successful reentry to the community.   Qualified candidates will possess a master’s degree in social work or related field, have proven experience providing service in the home/community working with substance using / co-occurring populations and experience working with young men involved the corrections system.  State license (LLMSW/LMSW etc.) or eligibility for state license and CAADC / CAADC Development plan, as well as a valid Driver’s license, acceptable driving history and current auto insurance required.   Send resume to cworthem@arborcircle.org

 

 

 

Bilingual (Spanish) Medical Office Support

Full time medical office support position for Outpatient Program serving clients with Mental Health & Substance Use Disorder diagnosis.      Proven knowledge and experience in screening and registering clients, insurance verification, authorization, and medical front desk required.  Qualified candidates will have excellent customer service (in person/phone),  strong data entry skills, knowledge of medical office work flow from intake to billing, current experience working with Electronic Medical Record system, and 3+ year previous Medical office experience.   Bilingual (Spanish speaking) required.   Send resume and cover letter to eellis@arborcircle.org

 

 

Clinical Manager - Child and Family Based Services

Full Time position responsible for clinical management of home- and community-based Child and Family program.  Primary responsibilities include providing culturally competent clinical direction, supervision and evaluation of program staff; program development; compliance and analysis of program generated data; crisis intervention; counseling as necessary, and fostering a supportive and positive team culture.    Strong leadership and communication skills, independent decision making, ability to provide clinical support and consultation to staff, proven competence in data management, success working as part of a team, and ability to adapt in an ever changing environment required.   MSW / LMSW (full license), experience working with the children and families of diverse backgrounds, and previous supervision experience required.   Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.  Position requires occasional evening and on call availability.  Send resume and cover letter to cnewberg@arborcircle.org

 

 

Outpatient Therapist - Allegan County

MSW/ LMSW - Full Time clinical position to provide Mental Health and Substance Use treatment in individual and group settings in Allegan County. Primary population served is adults, however providing treatment to children/adolescents on an as needed basis is required. Full License (LMSW) Required. 2 years post master's experience, CAADC or CAADC development plan eligible, proven experience in providing SUD group services and experience working with diverse populations a must.  Bilingual (Spanish) / Bi-cultural persons encouraged to apply. Position requires some evening work.  Submit resume and cover letter to  sglynn@arborcircle.org

 

 Peer Recovery Specialist – Substance Use Services

Full time position providing community based peer support to assist clients in achieving sustained recovery from a substance use disorder.    

Primary role of the Peer Recovery specialist is to serve as a role model through face-to-face meetings, to provide ongoing support in a community setting, case management and consultation.  Peer Recovery specialist will use their own history with and knowledge of Substance Use and Co-occurring mental health recovery to assist clients in engagement with treatment. 

Position Requirements:

  • Previous life experience with substance use
  • Proven ability to address the recovery needs of individuals
  • Proven ability to share personal recovery journey in a support way, even if recovery path is different from that of the client
  • Valid Driver’s License & auto insurance and acceptable driving history
  • Completion of high school education or equivalent   
  • Current certification as a Peer Recovery Coach or ability to pursue the certification 

Send resume and cover letter (including information regarding your recovery) to cworthem@arborcircle.org

 

Case Manager – Allegan County - Community Based Recovery 

Bachelors level Case Manager needed for Community Based Recovery programs serving rural population in Allegan County.   Qualified candidates will possess a Bachelor’s degree in social work or related field and have proven experience providing service in the home/community working with substance using / co-occurring populations.   Experience in and knowledge of Allegan County resources highly beneficial.   Send cover letter and resume to:     sglynn@arborcircle.org

 

Case Manager - Women's Services (Positions available in both Allegan and Kent Counties)

Bachelors level Case Manager needed for Women's Services program.  Knowledge of community resources and experience working in the home/community,   and with culturally diverse populations a must.   Experience with substance using / co-occurring populations strongly preferred.    Send cover letter and resume: 

For Kent County Position to  cworthem@arborcircle.org

For Allegan County Position to sglynn@arborcircle.org

 

Outpatient Substance Use Therapist

MSW/ LMSW  - Full Time clinical position to provide Substance Use treatment to  adults in individual and group settings.   Full License (LMSW) Required.   2 years post master's experience, CAADC   or CAADC development plan eligible, proven experience in providing SUD group services and experience working with diverse populations a must.    Bilingual (Spanish) / Bi-cultural persons encouraged to apply.   Position requires some evening work.     Submit resume and cover letter to  eellis@arborcircle.org

 

Bilingual (Spanish) Infant Mental Health Therapist

Masters Level therapist to provide in-home Infant Mental Health services.  Masters degree in social work or related field and clinical experience working with young children and families required.  Experience with community based / in home work a plus.  MI-AIMH endorsed or willing / able to work towards Mi-AIMH Infant Mental Health Level II Endorsement a must.    Bilingual (Spanish speaking ) required.  Send resume to  mmorgan@arborcircle.org

 

Community Living Supports (CLS) - Part Time

Direct service positions that assist youth in attaining goals outlined in therapy through skill development.  Preferred candidates will have experience and desire to work with young (child / adolescent) male population.  Bachelor’s degree in social work or related field preferred and experience working with culturally diverse populations a must.  Position requires current and valid drivers license in good standing and evening and weekend hours.  Send resume and cover letter, including availability to sakerman@arborcircle.org

 

Are you interested in working at Arbor Circle?

While we may not have current openings at this time, we periodically hire for the following positions:

>Community Living Supports (CLS) - Part Time:  Direct service positions that assist youth in attaining goals outlined in therapy through skill development.  Preferred candidates will have experience and desire to work with young (child / adolescent) male population.  Bachelor’s degree in social work or related field preferred and experience working with culturally diverse populations a must.  Position requires current drivers license in good standing and evening and weekend hours. 

> Bridge RCC / Residential Direct Care - Bachelors Level  - Part time:  The Bridge a short-term residential program serving youth operates on 1st, 2nd & 3rd shift.   Position includes crisis intervention, intake/assessment, counseling, groups and support. Bachelor’s degree or near completion and prior experience working with the adolescent population and culturally diverse populations required. Qualified candidate will provide flexible schedule availability. Position will include weekend shifts.

>Masters Level Therapist:   We have a wide variety of masters level Therapist positions within our organization.  All masters level positions require a Masters Degree in Social Work or related field, many require full (non limited) licensure and / or other certification (ie CAADC).   If interested in providing Masters level therapy at Arbor Circle, please include information about your level of licensure, certifications and type of position (Community based/outpatient etc.) and populations you wish to work with (Young children, children, adolescents, Adults, Women, Men, SUD diagnosis etc). 

If you are interested in of these positions or other opportunities not listed above you  may  submit your resume to jobs@arbo´╗┐rcircle.org and your resume will be reviewed when a position you are qualified for becomes available.