Job Title: Counselor -Norristown PA
Classification: No Overtime Hours Expected
Status Part-Time
Reports to: Area Manager/MFS National Coordinator
Department/Program: Muslim Family Services
Location: On Site

Essential Responsibilities: 

  • Evaluate client needs and deliver therapeutic interventions by implementing evidence-based individual, group, and family therapy as appropriate  
  • Be an active, solution-focused, and collaborative member of the treatment team 
  • Maintain communication as needed with internal and external entities  
  • Facilitate case management as needed or work alongside case managers and other team members to create service plans 
  • Provide crisis intervention services 
  • Deliver presentations on mental health and emotional intelligence topics  
  • Maintain accurate and timely client files and assure records comply with HIPAA 
  • Document meetings and calls with clients, family members, providers, etc. 
  • Provide input for program advancement  
  • Regularly attend meetings, in-service training, workshops, etc. 
  • Capture/maintain the needed data in our reporting systems. 

Education and Experience: 

  • Bachelors (Master’s preferred) degree in counseling, social work, or psychology, with a license to practice in state servicing (PA) 
  • 1-2 years minimum of counseling experience 
  • Experience with youth and families 
  • Developing workshops and programs 

 

Skills and Competencies: 

  • Arabic-English speaking preferred, but not required 
  • Respond promptly and compassionately to persons in crisis while maintaining appropriate and professional boundaries  
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English 
  • Proficient in Excel, PowerPoint, Google Docs, Word, social media, etc. 

 

Hours: 

This is a part-time position and hours will vary week to week. 

 

Work Authorization: 

The candidate must have legal status, social security number, and work authorization by the relevant US authorities. The candidate by virtue of applying for this position authorizes ICNA Relief for a background check, reference check, and a medical exam on a need basis. 

 

Please note this job description is designed to cover only the essential activities, duties, and responsibilities that are required for this position.