Psychologist: Licensed or Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor

Grand Portage Psychologist: Licensed or Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor

Responsible for the provision of mental health service to individuals, couples, and families. Clinicians with experience in addiction counseling and child therapy are an asset. Performs individual, marital/couple, family and group therapies for children, adolescents, and adults. Services are to be provided to patients with a wide variety of acute and chronic mental health problems. Must maintain and provide a respectful attitude to clients and as a team member of the Grand Portage Reservation Tribal Council, and any other job related duties as may be assigned by the Tribal Council.

PH.D. preferred. Minimum of Master’s Degree in psychology from an accredited college or university. Must be a Licensed Psychologist or Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor in Minnesota. Experience or knowledge of cultural traditions is an asset. Ability to advocate for American Indian children; knowledge and skills in child protection, and working in cooperation with local and county agencies, are a must. Must have knowledge of the Privacy Act and able to maintain confidentiality. Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license and be insurable with the Grand Portage Reservation auto insurance.

**Some of Grand Portage Reservation's benefits for full time employees are, 12 holidays, two weeks paid vacation, accruing at 3 hours per pay period, the first year of employment. After completing 90-days of full time employment you will be eligible for premium free fully insured single/family health benefits. After completing six months of full time employment you will be eligible for $15,000 Term Life Insurance and Long Term Disability. After a year of employment you may become eligible for a 401K retirement plan, deferring up to 100% with Reservation match of 2%.

Must clear background investigation for minimum standards of Character & Suitability for employment under the Indian Child Protection & Family Violence Prevention Act of 1990, Pub 101-630.

Contact Grand Portage Human Resources for application forms: or 218-475-2808 or 877-797-2791

More information about the position, please feel free to contact April McCormick, 218-475-2803.

DATE: 06/10/2014 05:11pm