OUR HOUSE Grief Support Center,

Associate Clinical Coordinator of Camp

6 days ago
Employment type
Full Time
Los Angeles
Closing date

About this organization

The OUR HOUSE mission is to provide the community with grief support services, education, resources, and hope. Since 1993, OUR HOUSE has helped thousands of grieving children, teens, and adults as they embark upon their journeys to hope and healing.

About this job

Los Angeles. OUR HOUSE Grief Support Center seeks a full-time clinical professional to work in all aspects of Camp Erin and the Children’s Program, train & supervise volunteer group leaders, lead grief support groups, conduct outreach and educational presentations in the community.

Roles & responsibilities

Job Description & Specific Duties

Associate Clinical Coordinator of Camp:

Under the direction of the OUR HOUSE Clinical Director of Child & Adolescent Programs, responsibilities would include but not be limited to:

v Recruit, screen and train Camp Volunteers

v Perform outreach functions necessary to recruit campers for June and August sessions

v Maintain the intake schedule and all correspondence

v Screen and interview prospective campers and volunteers

v Coordinate grief activities schedule, cabin groupings and volunteer assignments for the camp weekend

v Attend staff meetings and clinical meetings

v Attend OUR HOUSE fundraisers and events (dinner, luncheon events, and Run for Hope Tennis for Camp Erin)

v Conduct grief activities, crises intervention and volunteer debriefs during camp weekend

v Maintain communication and relationship with Eluna Foundation

Associate Clinical Coordinator of Children’s Programs:

Under the direction of the Clinical Director of Children’s Programs this Coordinator will participate as needed in all functions related to the Children’s Programs for the WH Center

v Recruit, screen, and train potential volunteers at 3 day Volunteer training 3-4 times/year

v Conduct pre-group appointments and maintain intake schedule 2 hours/week and as needed

v Effectively conduct in-person intakes with prospective group member families if needed

v Place new group members into groups, monitor attendance

v Lead 1-2 supervision meetings for volunteer group leaders

v Co-lead a minimum of 1in-house and 1 school-based group per semester

v Interview, assess, and train teen alumni to be teen group leader assistants

v Conduct school intakes with new volunteer group leaders as needed

v Maintain supplies for all Child & Teen Programs in the WH office.

v Provide 1- to 4-hour educational, in-service and community presentations on Children’s Grief

v Collect and compile program statistics for board and grant reports

v Attend staff meetings, clinical meetings and 1:1 supervision

Maintain Donor Perfect records for West LA Children’s Program participants

v Attend OUR HOUSE fundraisers and events (Gala, Run for Hope, and Volunteer luncheon)

v Conduct 1-2 Parent nights per month

v Lead On-site Grief Response as needed

v Other duties as schedule permits to be determined by Clinical Director

v Support and adhere to OUR HOUSE's Cornerstone Statement, which delineates core workplace and organizational values and behaviors upheld by each staff membe


Qualifications: LCSW or MFT, experience working with children and families from under resourced communities, strong public speaking, organizational and writing skills required. Competitive salary and full benefits. Bilingual Spanish speakers preferred.

To apply

Qualified Professionals can send letters of interest, resumes, & salary requirements to:

Lauren Schneider, LCSW

Clinical Director of Children’s Programs

OUR HOUSE Grief Support Center

Los Angeles and Woodland Hills

or lauren@ourhouse-grief.org

No telephone inquiries please.