Full-time Mental Health Specialist for Head Start / Early Head Start Programs

Minimum Requirements

  • Education: Licensed Masters of Social Work
  • Credential: Licensed Social Worker or eligible for licensure
  • Experience: At least two years in direct social work practice
  • Preschool experience
  • Training and group work experience

As a member of the Centers’ multidisciplinary teams, the mental health specialist will establish and maintain partnerships with children, families, staff and the community, working to support mental health goals. S(h)e will be responsible for developing and implementing practices responsive to the identified behavioral and mental health issues of an individual child or group of children and will create strategies to share with classroom staff.

Please send resume and cover letter to:
Hope Lilian, Social Services and Mental Health Coordinator
Fax: 914-592- 1339
hlilian@westcop.org