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Assistant Mental Health Counselor Part Time


Position:  Assistant Mental Health Counselor
Program:  Clinical Services
Employment Type:  Part-Time
Location:  Fairfax County, Va
Compensation:  $14.64/hour

If you have a positive attitude, pride in your work, and a passion for helping others,
you may be interested in joining our team.

Pathway Homes is dedicated to the ongoing efforts to prevent and end homelessness in our community. We are a nonprofit, community-based organization providing non-time-limited housing and supportive services to adults with severe mental illnesses and/or co-occurring disorders, including substance abuse or intellectual disabilities. Our housing programs incorporate a continuum-of-care approach that meet each individual’s needs, where they are, at their unique point on their road to recovery. Case management services focus on helping individuals attain and strengthen the skills needed to manage their mental and physical health, maintain their home, enhance personal relationships, develop healthy life habits, and promote the achievement of personal goals. Pathway Homes has been named to Nonprofit Times’ list of “Best Nonprofits to Work For” in each of the last five years.

Full time employees at Pathway Homes are offered many fantastic benefits, such as:

•  Medical
•  Dental
•  Flexible Spending Accounts (Health & Dependent Care)
•  Life Insurance
•  Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
•  Long-Term Disability
•  Tuition Reimbursement
•  Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick, Company Holidays)

Job Summary:  Part-time clinical position is immediately available. This position provides intensive case management and support services to adults with mental illness and co-occurring substance use disorders in both residential and community settings.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:  

  • Role model appropriate and acceptable behaviors for consumers.
  • Respond to crises and take appropriate action to ensure safety/security of consumers, staff and program.
  • Implement and monitor consumers’ care plans and individualized service plans.
  • Implement, and facilitate consumers’ participation in, the activities offered by the program.
  • Document consumers’ behaviors, activities, incidents, interactions and goal areas in compliance with DBHDS, DSS and DMAS regulations.

Job Requirements: Required qualifications include a Bachelor's Degree in psychology, counseling, social work  or related field, and current or former life experiences with mental health or substance abuse services.  Applicants should also be Qualified Mental Health Professional eligible.  A current, valid driver's license and use of personal vehicle is also required.

How to Apply: 

Preferred:   Email your resume (or summary of qualifications) and a cover letter to: Resume Roster.
                    Please include the position title in the subject line of your email.

Or you may mail to:         

Pathway Homes, Inc.
10201 Fairfax Boulevard, Suite 200
Fairfax, VA 22030

Or fax to:                     (703) 876-0394

Pathway Homes is an equal opportunity employer.

At Pathway Homes, we are committed to treating all applicants and employees fairly based on their knowledge, skills, experience, and achievements without regard to race, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

Pathway Homes, Inc. | 10201 Fairfax Boulevard, Suite 200 | Fairfax, Virginia 22030 | Phone: (703) 876-0390 | Fax: (703) 876-0394