Family Therapist

Requisition Number: 14-2693
Job Title: Family Therapist
Salary: Grade 26

Hourly $21.36

Annually $44,428.80

Grade 28

Hourly $23.53

Annually $48,942.40

Salary Grade: 26
Opening Date: 10/30/2014
Closing Date: 11/13/2014
Position Type: Full-Time
Work Hours: 40
Department: Human Services
Division: Youth Services Division-2100000000
Work Location: Youth Services – 177 West Price Avenue (3610 South)
Important Information: We are currently looking to fill three full time positions.

Preference will be given to applicants that are bilingual and/or Spanish speaking.

Position Description: JOB SUMMARY

Provides individual, family, and group therapy to youth and families. Provides crisis intervention, clinical assessment, direct service, and referrals.


Grade 26
Current license in the State of Utah as a Certified Social Worker (CSW), Associate Clinical Mental Health Counselor (A-CMHC), Certified Professional Counselor Intern (CPCI), Associate Professional Counselor (APC), Licensed Associate Marriage and Family Therapist (LAMFT), or a Marriage and Family Therapist Intern (MFTI).

Grade 28
Current license in the State of Utah as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC),  Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor (LCMHC) or a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT).

All Grades

Due to the nature of this position, the successful applicant must pass a required background investigation.


The following duties and responsibilities are intended to be representative of the work performed by the incumbent(s) in this position and are not all-inclusive. The omission of specific duties and responsibilities will not preclude it from the position.

Applicants must be prepared to demonstrate the ability to perform the essential functions of the job with or without a reasonable accommodation.

  • Performs clinical assessments, develops crisis and treatment plans based on the assessment, tracks and modifies the plan as required.
  • Provides direct clinical services including crisis intervention, short term individual, family and group counseling.
  • Provides case management which may include coordinating and linking families to community resources, consulting with other providers, and making referrals as needed.
  • Completes case documentation and all required reports in the appropriate format and in a timely manner.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned, including but not limited to, supervising interns, holiday clinical coverage, attendance at meetings, and serving on committees.
  • Complies with codes of professional ethics; strictly follow agency policies, procedures and code of conduct.

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