Job Opportunities

To apply for available position(s), complete the Employee Application and submit by email, fax (803-939-2646 ), or standard mail to MIRCI, PO BOX 4246, Columbia, SC 29240.

 



JOB TITLE:  TLC Clinical Counselor

JOB FUNCTION:

The TLC Clinical Counselor will assist residents in MIRCI’s TLC Program in developing or refining skills needed to live independently in an apartment in a community setting. The clinical counselor will also provide transportation for the residents to scheduled activities, and will be responsible for creating a monthly activity calendar.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
A Bachelors degree in guidance, counseling or the social sciences and 2 years experience in a mental health setting.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES NEEDED:

  • Knowledge of providing rehabilitative assistance to individuals diagnosed with a severe mental illness.
  • Knowledge of crisis interventions.
  • Knowledge of group dynamics and human development.
  • Clear knowledge and ability to communicate effectively with clients and other staff members.
  • Ability to evaluate client and program needs and to apply counseling theory in a clinical setting.
  • Knowledge of basic health and welfare services provided by other public and private agencies.

EXAMPLES OF WORK:

  • Provides individual, group and crisis counseling to participants in program
  • Provide rehabilitative services to clients served, and respond to client needs effectively and in a timely manner.
  • Facilitates community meetings on a weekly basis.
  • Provides advisory and consultative services to other counselors and staff within the programs at MIRCI

NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

Must have a valid SC driver’s license and a good driving record.