Careers

Therapist

Full-time, salaried position

The Center for Children and Families, Inc. (CCFI), based in Norman, Oklahoma, seeks a licensed behavioral health clinician counselor to provide individual, group and family therapy for children and youth who have experienced trauma.

CCFI is one of Cleveland County’s oldest and most successful independent, private non-profit agencies, offering a wide range of therapeutic and social services to vulnerable children, youth and families.  CCFI is a growing agency that has recently moved into a newly renovated 28,000 square foot facility located in the heart of Norman.  CCFI offers a very competitive benefit package, professional training and a supportive team environment. 

Work schedule but must tailored to family needs and will include afternoon and evening and possibly Saturday hours. Salary will be commensurate with experience.


SUMMARY OF ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Psycho-social assessments
  • Client treatment/service plans
  • Individual psychotherapy including play therapy for children
  • Family therapy
  • Group psychotherapy
  • Case management and care coordination
  • Accurate, complete, and timely documentation 


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • Licensed behavioral health practitioner (LCSW, LPC or LMFT) 
  • Under licensure supervision considered
  • Child, youth and family psychotherapy
  • Child, youth and, or multi-family group experience preferred
  • Bi-lingual Spanish-speaking preferred


OTHER REQUIREMENTS  

  • Must pass criminal history and other background checks
  • Computer, data and electronic media proficiency(MS Office)

 

TO APPLY
Send current resume and three professional references to Tiffany Wells at twells@ccfinorman.org  or Center for Children and Families, Inc. (CCFI) ATTN: Tiffany Wells, 210 S. Cockrel, Norman, OK 73071 

 


Internships

A variety of different internship opportunities are available year-round for individuals seeking training to gain professional experience or fulfill a degree requirement.  


Administrative Intern

The Administrative Intern provides a wide array of support functions to be determined by academic goals, background and agency needs.  

Summary of Essential Job Functions

  • Data entry into various data bases related to human resources, client service billing, client outcome data, etc.
  • Assist with project management for key projects
  • Front office back up support including greeting clients, answering phones, enrolling clients in classes, etc.
  • Misc. clerical tasks such as copying, faxing and scanning
  • Assist administration and program staff as needed


Other Requirements

  • Ability to volunteer during standard business hours (8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday)
  • Willingness to commit to a regular schedule for a minimum of two days per week (6-10 hours) over a three month period.
  • Must pass criminal history and other background checks
  • Agency trainings

Current Openings
We will begin accepting applications for Fall starting July 11, 2017. 


Mission Advancement Intern

The Mission Advancement Intern is supervised by the Mission Advancement Director and works collaboratively with the entire Mission Advancement team as well as designated CCFI administrative and program staff.

 Summary of Essential Job Functions

  • General record keeping and data entry
  • Ongoing completion of background checks and training for incoming or expired volunteers
  • Attend outreach/engagement events (civic, corporate, educational, etc.)
  • Assist with planning and implementing year-round benefit events and fundraisers
  • Assist the Mission Advancement team as needed

Other Requirements

  • Ability to volunteer during business hours (8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday)
  • Willingness to commit to a regular schedule for a minimum of one day per week over a 4-6 month period
  • Must pass criminal history and other background checks

Current Openings
All positions are currently full.

BGCN Youth Development Professional
[Summer Program]

This is part-time position provides youth development services to Boys & Girls Club of Norman.  This position involves researching, coordinating, planning, preparing and facilitating activities for Club members.

Summary of Essential Job Functions 

  • Provide leadership for a team of staff and volunteers providing out of school time mentoring and other services for Club members.
  • Coordinate planning, preparation and facilitate activities including arts and crafts, sports, games, and presentation of a social and emotional learning and other curricula as assigned.
  • Provide support to Club members and members’ families using strengths based approach.
  • Complete Incident Reports as needed.
  • Use behavior management skills, structure, and positive leadership to act as a caring adult role model for youth.
  • Participate in processing and clean up after services.

Education & Experience Requirements
Minimum requirements include a high school diploma or GED and at least one year of related experience. Additional education, youth development and leadership experience is strongly preferred.

 Other Requirements

  • Ability to work during the month of June (8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday)
  • Must pass criminal history and other background checks
  • Attend all required program staffing and other meetings, workshops and trainings

To Apply
Send current resume to Vernon Hooks at vhooks@ccfinorman.org or Center for Children and Families, Inc. (CCFI) ATTN: Vernon Hooks, 210 South Cockrel Avenue Norman, OK 73071 


BGCN Youth Development Professional [Academic Year]

This is part-time position provides youth development services to Boys & Girls Club of Norman.  This position involves researching, coordinating, planning, preparing and facilitating activities for Club members.

Summary of Essential Job Functions

  • Provide leadership for a team of staff and volunteers providing out of school time mentoring and other services for Club members.
  • Coordinate planning, preparation and facilitate activities including arts and crafts, sports, games, and presentation of a social and emotional learning and other curricula as assigned.
  • Provide support to Club members and members’ families using strengths based approach.
  • Complete Incident Reports as needed.
  • Use behavior management skills, structure, and positive leadership to act as a caring adult role model for youth.
  • Participate in processing and clean up after services.

Education & Experience Requirements
Minimum requirements include a high school diploma or GED and at least one year of related experience. Additional education, youth development and leadership experience is strongly preferred.

Other Requirements

  • Ability to work during the academic school year (Monday – Friday, 2:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.)
  • Must pass criminal history and other background checks
  • Attend all required program staffing and other meetings, workshops and trainings

To Apply
Send current resume to Vernon Hooks at vhooks@ccfinorman.org or Center for Children and Families, Inc. (CCFI) ATTN: Vernon Hooks, 210 South Cockrel Avenue Norman, OK 73071


Practicums 

A variety of different practicum opportunities are available for undergraduates and graduate-level students seeking training to gain professional experience or fulfill a degree requirement. For more information, please contact Heather Baker, Clinical Director, at 405-364-1420 or hbaker@ccfinorman.org.


Training Opportunities

CCFI offers periodic enrichment opportunities for therapeutic and social work professionals. Many trainings offer Continuing Education Credits. Please see below for current training opportunities and click on the title for more information:

 

May 5, 2017
Developing a LGBTQ* Affirmative Support & Counseling Community
Presented by Lisa Frey, Ph.D.