Employment Opportunities

Monday, 04 November, 2019

Bachelors Level Mental Health Worker to work with Families and Children

Community Connections is a dynamic mental health agency recognized nationally for innovative programming and commitment to interrupting the cycle intergenerational transmission of trauma by providing high-quality, clinical mental health services focused on the strengths of each individual child, adolescent and family. The Community Support Specialist is a mental health worker who will serve children, adolescents and families who often benefit from community-based services.

Children’s Mental Health Worker Responsibilities:

  • Manage a caseload of children and adolescents who have a diagnosed mental health disorder and/or emotional difficulty
  • Provide community-based services focused on symptom management, family cohesion, and accessing resources
  • Collaborate with family members, school staff, and providers to coordinate best treatment practices

Children’s Mental Health Worker Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • One year of experience working with children or adolescents with serious mental illnesses and their families (preferred)
  • Pass Community Connections’ agency background check
  • Have a personal car, valid license, clean driving record, and comfort with transporting clients in your vehicle


  • PTO
  • Medical/Vision/Dental/Prescription Drug Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Long-term disability
  • Voluntary life insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Immediate 403(b), with employer contribution after two years of employment
  • Credit union and banking partners including M&T Bank and State Employees Credit Union of Maryland
  • Educational assistance after one year of employment
  • Professional and leadership development
  • Pre-tax Metro cost
  • Mileage reimbursement for eligible employees

To apply, please send your resume and letter of interest to Rebecca Wolfson Berley, LICSW, at jobs@ccdc1.org.  We encourage people of color, women, LGBTQIA+, and people with disabilities to apply.

Contact: jobs@ccdc1.org

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