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10 Aug 2012

Other Outdoor Wilderness Therapist

New Vision Wilderness – Posted by mhuls Anywhere

Job Description

Full-Time Wilderness Therapist

Description:

NVW is currently seeking applicants for Full-Time Wilderness Therapist. Wilderness Therapist is
the primary therapist responsible for overseeing clinical care of NVW clients. Wilderness Therapist
may work up to 4-days a week or more in the wilderness including overnights. This position may
work in all NVW programs (Quest, Milestone, Family, School, and 1:1.) This is an exciting and
unique opportunity to work in alternative therapeutic intervention with a growing agency.

Responsibilities:

Wilderness Therapist are responsible for clinical intake, case management, individual and group
therapy, post-trip clinical summaries and all related paperwork. Wilderness Therapist may carry a
caseload of up to 5 clients during extended expeditions.

Responsibilities also include direct care and supervision of clients, completion of daily paperwork,
weekly planning of group activities.

Requirements:

Masters degree required. State Licensed preferred. 21+ years old. Minimum of one year
experience working in the field with at-risk youth, or comparable experience. Certified
Wilderness First Responder preferred. Ability to lift and carry 50+ pounds for extended durations.
Excellent leadership skills. Strong communication skills. Creative with excellent problem solving
skills.

Must be able to pass a Background Criminal Investigation. Must hold a valid driver’s license with
clean driving record.

Salary/benefits:

Competitive wages based on experience. Wilderness Therapist work a flexible schedule based on
programming needs. Training in several cutting-edge intervention models. Health Insurance after
90 days employment. Pro-deal availability. Performance-based bonuses. NVW provides training
and a friendly and challenging work environment.

Contract Wilderness Therapist

Description:

NVW is currently seeking applicants for Contract Wilderness Therapist. Wilderness Therapist is
the primary therapist responsible for overseeing clinical care of NVW clients. Wilderness Therapist
may work up to 4-days a week or more in the wilderness including overnights. This position will
work in all NVW programs (Adolescent Outdoor, Family, School, and 1:1.) This is an exciting and
unique opportunity to work in alternative therapeutic intervention with a growing agency.

Responsibilities:

Wilderness Therapist are responsible for clinical intake, case management, individual and group
therapy, post-trip clinical summaries and all related paperwork. Wilderness Therapist may carry a
caseload of up to 5 clients during extended expeditions.

Responsibilities also include direct care and supervision of clients, completion of daily paperwork,
weekly planning of group activities.

Contract Wilderness Therapist work a flexible schedule based on programming needs.
Opportunities for future advancement.

Requirements:

Masters degree required. State Licensed preferred. 21+ years old. Minimum of one year
experience working in the field with at-risk youth, or comparable experience. Certified
Wilderness First Responder preferred. Ability to lift and carry 50+ pounds for extended durations.
Excellent leadership skills. Strong communication skills. Creative with excellent problem solving
skills.

Must be able to pass a Background Criminal Investigation. Must hold a valid Wisconsin Driver’s
License with clean driving record.

Salary/benefits:

Competitive wages based on experience. Contract Wilderness Therapist work a flexible schedule
based on programming needs. Opportunities for future advancement. Training in several
cutting-edge intervention models. Contract Wilderness Therapist are paid a competitive per diem
rate. Pro-deal availability. Performance-based bonuses. NVW provides training and a friendly and
challenging work environment.

Please visit our website, http://newvisionwilderness.com/EmploymentOpportunities.html, to apply for these positions. Thank you!

How to Apply

Please visit our website http://newvisionwilderness.com/EmploymentOpportunities.html and send resume to apply@newvisionwilderness.com. Thank you!

Job Categories: Full-Time. Job Types: Other Outdoor.

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