Mental Health Services- KidsCare Division

Mental Health Services- KidsCare Division

  • Full Time
  • Goshen, IN
  • This position has been filled
  • Salary: $45,000 - $49,000

Website Boys & Girls Clubs of Elkhart County

Whatever It Takes

Do you find supporting local youth to be their best selves rewarding? Are you wanting to make a difference, impact local youth, and have the best job ever? Is your mission to Inspire and Empower all young people to reach their full potential? If building a strong community is your passion OUR team is for you!

KidsCare a Division of Boys & Girls Clubs of Elkhart County provides before- and after-school programming at school-based sites throughout Elkhart County. We have an opening for a Mental Health Specialist – Full-Time. This role will provide support to our members, parents, and staff.

  • Opportunity for up to a 3% performance-based rate increase at 90 Days
  • Earn Holiday Pay and Paid Time Off with NO waiting Period
  • Sick Time after 90 Days
  • Generous Employer Contribution toward Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short & Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Opportunity to participate in a retirement fund with employer match
  • No enrollment fee into a Club or KidsCare program for qualifying dependents
  • Employee Educational Scholarships
  • Career Advancement Opportunities
  • Recognition and appreciation for your contributions to the Mission


Oversee a positive member experience by providing guidance, communication, and follow up to Members and their parents as well as our Staff. Ensure achievement of organizational philosophy using Trust-Based Relational Intervention (TBRI).


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work and/or Equivalent Certification is required. MSW preferred
  • Minimum two years’ work experience in a role overseeing school-aged children in a group setting
  • Experience in the mental health field preferred
  • High energy, enthusiastic personality, and dependability a must
  • A team player who works well with others and be willing to help where needed
  • Pre-employment drug screen, background, reference, and driver record checks required


  • Provide guidance and behavioral practices for members in grades Kindergarten through 6thGrade
  • Prepare for and facilitate Youth Issues meetings as scheduled; including establishing an effective system to receive all Youth Issues paperwork from staff
  • Supportive contact for all youth issues, guidance, discipline, and work contracts with members, parents, and staff
  • Prepare for, schedule, and execute all parent/member meetings in collaboration with staff regarding when a member returns to the program post-disciplinary action
  • Work with Supervisors and Site Staff to identify wraparound needs, member status, training needed/required, participation in staff meetings, and duties as assigned
  • Work with team members regarding various programming opportunities and event needs, as assigned
  • Perform administrative tasks, such as filling out reports, forms, etc., as assigned

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