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TypeFull Time
Application DeadlineAugust 18, 2023
College Degree Required?Yes
Salary RangeStarting at $50,000
Phone(434) 296-4118


Counselor – Full Time – 40 Hours per week

Responsible for the following job duties:

  • The counselor is responsible for providing clinical assessment and intensive, specialized mental health treatment to child and adolescent victims of abuse and neglect and exposure to domestic violence
  • The counselor will also provide counseling to family members of victims, as needed, to enhance the effectiveness of the treatment of the child/adolescent victim
  • Mental health treatment will be provided at the ReadyKids office and in community-based settings as scheduled
  • The counselor will coordinate service delivery with community agencies and conduct outreach to make Counseling services available throughout the ReadyKids catchment area

Successful candidates will have:

  • Masters degree in counseling, social work, or related field
  • State licensure or license-eligibility in designated field
  • Minimum of two years experience working with children, adolescents and families
  • Knowledge of treatment needs of abused and neglected children
  • Ability to organize time effectively and to meet assigned work demands
  • Strong leadership skills and desire to take initiative
  • Willingness to respond proactively to community needs


  • Salary: starting at $50,000
  • ReadyKids pays 100% health, dental, and life insurance premiums for employee only plans
  • Voluntary vision and supplemental insurance
  • Generous paid vacation and sick leave; paid holidays
  • Employer-matched retirement plan

Open until filled. ReadyKids is seeking a diverse pool of applicants; all are encouraged to apply. Go to for full position description and application procedures. ReadyKids is a drug-free workplace. EOE/ADA/AA.

ReadyKids is committed to a diverse and equitable workplace. We believe diversity of identity, thought, approach, and experience provide the optimal environment for our growth, learning, and success. We aim to create a safe space where everyone belongs and can contribute to the organization in a way that is authentic and genuine to them.