Since 1985, Albuquerque Health Care for the Homeless has dedicated its mission exclusively to providing services to people experiencing homelessness. AHCH provides a distinctive continuum of integrated care through outreach and site-based services to address the health-related causes and consequences of homelessness. Our vision is to live in a world that is just and without homelessness. We believe that homelessness is an issue that can be solved through access to quality health care, adequate and affordable housing, and a living wage.
We are looking for a dynamic candidate to run our ArtStreet program. Our ideal candidate would be an experienced art therapist who has a passion for working with the underserved. We are looking for someone who is well versed in running group therapy as well as working in open access therapeutic environments. Our ideal candidate would be comfortable working with a diverse population and working both independently as well as on integrated teams. The candidate would be comfortable working both in our art studio and in outreach settings.
Minimum qualifications: experience using art as a treatment modality, excellent written and verbal skills, Master's degree in social work, counseling, or psychology with a focus on Art Therapy or 3 years experience working in art-based position with a social services/behavioral health field component.
Preferred qualifications: Master's degree in art therapy, Licensed to practice in New Mexico with an LCSW, LMSW, LPCC, LMHC, LMFT, or LPAT, Previous work with people experiencing homelessness or other under-served populations. Bilingual in Spanish/English. LADAC in New Mexico, experience with art program design and development.
Bilingual Spanish speakers, POC, LGBTQIA+, veterans, persons with disabilities, and women encouraged to apply.
Albuquerque Health Care for the Homeless is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer. We comply with State and Federal employment practice laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of an applicant’s age, race, ethnicity, creed, national origin, religion, veteran status, gender identity, disability, or sexual orientation.
All benefits start the month after you begin work
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