Lighthouse Child & Family Services (LCFS) is currently accepting applications for a Mental Health Therapist (or Clinical Trainee) to serve students of all ages enrolled in the Rum River Special Education Cooperative (RRSEC) schools. This position would require split time between the Cambridge and Milaca campuses.


Why work for LCFS?

  • This position has the opportunity for a full-time or part-time schedule, with the ability for the staff member to decrease hours in the summer if the desired.
  • Lighthouse is an agency invested in evidenced based practices and passionate in supporting the professional learning and growth of our employees.
  • We offer a flexible schedule, competitive pay, paid holidays, PTO, Health Insurance, Simple IRA with employer match, mileage reimbursement and opportunities for professional growth and career advancement.


Primary Duties:

  • Provide clinical mental health services to students and their families within school district buildings along with in-home and community settings as needed
  • Provide individual, family and group psychotherapy or skills training to students and their families
  • Complete documentation and data collection in a timely manner
  • Attend school meetings and collaborate with school personnel
  • Be able to work independently and organize and maintain client appointments
  • Complete documentation in a timely and thorough manner
  • Demonstrate ability and skills to use EHR system and Microsoft Products
  • Other duties as assigned


Qualification Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in one of the following behavioral science fields (psychology, social work, counseling, marriage and family therapy, and/or related field)
  • Licensure completed OR on licensure track as LMFT, LPCC, LP, or LICSW in the State of Minnesota
  • Must have reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license, valid automobile insurance, and acceptable driving record
  • Must pass criminal background check completed through MN DHS (including fingerprints and photograph)


Pay DOQ – Minimum Starting Rate: $50,960.00/annual

LCFS is an equal opportunity employer.

Submit an Application

Complete the application below and email it to us with your resume and cover letter. If you are a match for any of our open positions, we will contact you. Thank you for your interest in Lighthouse Child and Family Services!

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