Behavioral Health Therapist, School Based Part-Tim

at Christiana Care Health System in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Have you ever wanted to work a school-year schedule? How would you like school breaks, holidays, and the summers off?

ChristianaCare School-Based Health Centers are looking for Behavioral Health Therapists to join their growing teams.

The School-Based Health Centers is a partnership between ChristianaCare, the School Districts, and the Delaware Division of Public Health. The centers provide health care via a multi-disciplinary team consisting of Advanced Practice Clinicians, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker/Licensed Professional Counselor of Mental Health, and a Registered Nurses.

You would be a member of the team that works together to build a partnership within the school environment to support and address all the needs of the children we serve.


Provides psychological care appropriate for the youth and young adult population. This requires the ability to conduct assessments, obtain and interpret information, to identify age and culturally specific patient needs, and to provide the care needed.

Your schedule will consist of 37.5 hours/week for 36 weeks per year worked primarily during the school year, with time off during the summer and a week off during winter and spring breaks.


Licensed Clinical Social Worker, or LCSW preferred

LMSW may be considered with requirements to obtain LCSW within 1-year and/or LPCMH for specific populations

Minimum 2-3 years of experience in mental health setting preferred


EEO Statement:
UPDATE: ChristianaCare is committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our patients and caregivers. As we continue to meet the needs of our caregivers and our community through the COVID-19 pandemic, our commitment to health and safety requires that we take new steps to ensure a safe environment for medical care for our patients and a workplace that avoids preventable harm for our caregivers. For this reason, vaccination for COVID-19 is required for all caregivers at ChristianaCare and is considered a safety standard that is job-related and consistent with business necessity for all caregivers.

Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.

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Job Posting: 1017443

Posted On: Aug 09, 2022

Updated On: Sep 08, 2022