Parent and Child Specialist

(Charlottesville, VA)

Job Description 

Are you looking for a non-profit organization that places client care above everything?

We are a company that:

  • Has talented, hardworking employees

  • Is proud of its low turnover and long-tenured employees

  • Has encouraging, passionate, leadership

  • Advocates for mental health issues

  • Offers competitive benefits and pay


Elk Hill is currently recruiting for a Parent and Child Specialist in the Charlottesville area. This employee will be assisting in all aspects of the delivery of therapeutic mentoring services, parent support and maintaining a caseload of families while serving as a positive and healthy role model for the families. **This position requires working some non-traditional business hours as well as occasional weekends**


We are looking for candidates that:

  • Meets requirements of a Qualified Mental Health Professional or Licensed Mental Health Professional or a high school diploma with the equivalent of 10 years or more years working with at-risk youth combined with some supervisory experience.

  • Have experience in Home-Based, Therapeutic Day Treatment, Outpatient or Residential experience, preferred.

  • Can work independently.

  • Have solid written and verbal communication skills.

  • Exhibit consistent personal integrity with clients, families and co-workers


**To see if your degree qualifies as a QMHP, LPC, LCSW, or LMFT visit the Department of Health Professions website.


To apply, send your resume to And be sure “like” our page on Facebook!


Elk Hill does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.


Job Type: Full-time