Local MFT Job Opportunities
MFTs: Local job opportunities for MFTs will continue to be posted and updated on this page.
Employers: Job postings are free for those who are advertising for MFTs. Please send to Sarah Droubay email@example.com. Include a closing date, alert us when the position is filled, or we will automatically remove the listing for you after 60 days. We also encourage employers to post job openings on the AAMFT Job Connections site. Listings must specify that MFTs are eligible for the position. www.aamft.org
View the Job Archive to view old, closed postings. This list can prove helpful for MFTs who are seeking out MFT-friendly employers.
May 29, 2013
DIRECTOR OF CLINICAL TRAINING, MFT PROGRAMS
BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF FAMILY LIFE
2086 JFSB, BYU, Provo, UT 84602
(801) 422-9093 Fax: (801) 422-0230
Starting Date: August 2013
Applications will be reviewed beginning July 1, 2013
Salary Commensurate with qualifications
Job Classification: University Faculty, Professional Track
The Director of Clinical Training will be responsible for teaching graduate clinical classes, such as clinical practicum in marriage and family therapy. The director will also be responsible for managing internship and externship sites for students and job placements opportunities for graduates, including coordination of and providing supervision. In addition, s/he will act as a liaison between the MFT program and BYU Comprehensive Clinic, including responsibilities for case assignment, coordinating training and research elements associated with clinical research projects. The director will also be in charge of coordinating and assisting the program director with a variety of clinical and education experiences and requirements, such as organizing alumni summer lecture series and accreditation documentation preparation. This position is professional track, not professorial, and does not require research to obtain continuing faculty status.
Educational and Experience Requirements:
A Ph.D. in Marriage and Family Therapy (all but dissertation candidates will be considered) is required. All applicants must also hold current AAMFT Approved Supervisor Status and have experience in training and supervising MFT students. A background in and experience with conducting clinical research is preferred, but not required. Candidates must also be familiar with state licensure and national certification requirements (i.e., AAMFT) for MFTs, as well as able to mentor students through the process of obtaining these designations. Applicants must also demonstrate the ability to work in a cooperative and service oriented manner with other staff, faculty, and administrators both in the Comprehensive Clinic and across campus.
Description of the School of Family Life and University: (http://familylife.byu.edu)
The School of Family Life (SFL), in the College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences, is one of the largest and most dynamic programs of its kind in the United States. SFL offers two undergraduate majors: Family Life, with emphases in Human Development and Marriage and Family Studies, and Family and Consumer Sciences Education. The school has nearly 40 full-time faculty members and more than 700 undergraduate majors. SFL also offers MS and Ph.D. degrees in Marriage, Family, and Human Development, and in Marriage and Family Therapy. There are approximately 80 students in the MS or Ph.D. programs in the School. Brigham Young University is one of the largest private universities in the U.S. and is sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The university has approximately 30,000 students and 1,300 faculty. Located at the foot of the Wasatch Mountain range, the university is located in Provo, Utah, a community of approximately 90,000.
BYU is an equal employment opportunity employer. Preference is given to qualified candidates who are members in good standing of the affiliated church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Potential applicants can visit the University’s web page at http://www.byu.edu (employment). Applicants must apply on-line at https://yjobs.byu.edu and attach a current curriculum vita. In addition, please send a letter of application, 2-3 reprints/preprints or other writing samples, and three letters of recommendation to Jonathan Sandberg, Ph.D., School of Family Life Search Committee Chair, 266 TLRB, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602. Inquiries may be directed to Professor Sandberg (firstname.lastname@example.org).
May 24, 2013
MASTER LEVEL THERAPIST
NEW HAVEN RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT CENTER
New Haven Residential Treatment Center is seeking a Full-Time Master Level Therapist. New Haven is a residential treatment center for adolescent girls and their families. After fifteen years working together, our treatment team is one of the most experienced in the field of girls’ adolescent treatment. We believe in delivering clinically sophisticated therapies in a context of love and connection. We view the family as the most important system to engage in the healing of any one of its members. At New Haven, our treatment is family focused, values based, and multi-systemic; these three foundational elements make for a clinically sophisticated program that puts relationship at the center of the healing process.
Opportunities in this position include Individual, Family, and Group therapy. Strong applicants will possess an affinity for Relational, Experiential
ü Masters in MSW, CSW, LCSW, CMHC or MFT.
ü Licensed in the State of Utah
ü Two years working as a licensed therapist
ü One year working in a residential setting
ü Ability to pass a Utah State background check
ü Able to work with a team
ü Good verbal and written communication
ü Experience in treating youth
ü Professional documentation and charting skills
Compensation: Competitive Salary (DOE) & Competitive Benefits
Location: Spanish Fork, UT
For more information, or to apply, submit resume to: email@example.com
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Annual Spring Conference: May 16-18, 2013, Hilton Garden Inn, Sandy, Ut. Stefanie Carnes will be presenting on Friday, May 17, as well as offering an additional 3.0 CE hours of ethics training on Saturday morning, May 18. Local speakers as well as the UAMFT Supervision Refresher course will be featured on Thursday, May 16. We are still accepting poster presentation proposals. Conference details will be made available as soon as they are arranged. To volunteer on our conference committee, please contact Sarah Droubay at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2013 Spring Workshops: These workshops are FREE for UAMFT members and $30 or $40 for all other interested mental health professionals. If members are interested in presenting at one of our upcoming workshops, please contact UAMFT at email@example.com.
Spring Workshop I (SLC): April 2, 9AM-3PM (lunch on your own). BYU MFT Doctoral Students present on a variety of topics. Argosy University Salt Lake City Campus, 121 Election Rd., Ste. 300, Draper, UT 84020. Click Training for more details.
Spring Workshop II (Logan): April 26, 1 - 4:15 PM. USU MFT Students will present on Ethics directly related to MFT. USU FCHD building, 670 East 500 North, Logan UT 84321. Click Training for more details.
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