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School Based Clinicians

Position Title: School Based Clinicians

Direct Reports: None

Position Type: Full Time

Salary: Invoiced

Reports To: School Manager

About GRO Community:

God Restoring Order (GRO) Community is a mental healthcare provider that specializes in trauma recovery services for males of color ages 5 and up. GRO services are grounded in an understanding of the neurological, biological and psychological effects of trauma. GRO services include mental health and wellness, stress management, and community outreach.

Job Description:

Purpose of Position: The impact of trauma on behavior has been significantly demonstrated post covid. The numbers are growing with regards to youth coming in contact with the Criminal Justice System and Mental Health Services. As a School-Based Clinician, this counselor will provide Tiered levels of treatment to support the development of a trauma-informed school culture.

Essential Functions:

  • Coordinating workshops and schoolwide events to spread understanding and awareness about the neurological, biological, psychological effects of trauma as well as recognizing
    trauma-related behaviors/symptoms
  • Trauma focused assessments inclusive of ACES
  • Neurofeedback Therapy
  • Multi-Systemic Therapy for court-involved youth
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Group Therapy that focuses on reducing trauma-related symptoms inclusive of cognitive restructuring, emotion-regulation and social-skill building
  • Workforce Development for youth


  • Ability to interpret data to inform treatment planning
  • Good organizational skills, to manage caseloads and meet documentation expectations
  • Proficient in communication
  • Highly motivated
  • Empathy for victims of trauma that comes across naturally

Work Environment: Onsite/Various school locations

Location: Chicagoland Area

Expected Hours of Work: Varies

Travel: Must have access to reliable transportation to GRO Community and community sites


Required Education:

  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree in social work, counseling or psychology required.
  • Masters degree in social work, sociology, psychology or criminal justice preferred.
  • State licensed credentials preferred


  • Experience with counseling or social work in school setting preferred
  • New graduates highly welcome to apply. Willing to train.

Physical Demands: n/a

What we offer:

Thrive in a family orientated work environment where we believe in the importance of mental health, wellness, and self-care. Here at GRO we recognize the importance of growth and development while striving to ensure all staff are set up for success in their endeavors as a member of our team.


Dental insurance | BCBS PPO Health Insurance| Vision Insurance| Employer Paid Life Insurance| Voluntary Supplemental and Life Insurance Plans| Paid Time Off | 403(b) Retirement Plan

AAP/EEO Statement

GRO Community provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, GRO Community complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

GRO Community expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of GRO Community employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

Other Duties: Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities

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