Employment Opportunities

Position: Counselor

Purpose of position: To provide a range of therapeutic counselling services to adolescents and their families within juvenile rehabilitation facilities, those at risk of entering the juvenile justice system and support reintegration and aftercare interventions as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

Duty station: The Counselor will be expected to work with the Belize City Community Counselling Centre, Youth Hostel, National Youth Cadet Service Corps and Wagner’s Youth Facility and, would be expected to travel to various districts, from time to time, as necessary.

Qualifications and Experience
* Master’s Degree in Counselling, Psychology, or Clinical Social Work with at least two (2) years’ experience in clinical practice
* Direct practice experience in working with children and adolescents
* Bilingual in English and Spanish would be an asset
* Ability to drive would be an asset

Applications can be emailed to deputydirector.crd@humandev.gov.bz, mailed or dropped off at Community Rehabilitation Dept., 54 Freetown Rd., Belize City.

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    Ministry of Human Development Headquarters West Block, Independence Plaza, Belmopan, Belize Telephone: (501) 822-2246 or 2161 or 2684 Fax: (501) 822-3175
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