Crossnore Communities for Children

Mental Health Professionals (QP) in our Day Treatment Program provide therapeutic services to school children (kindergarten through 12th grade), who either live in the community or reside on campus. We provide programming (5 days a week) which includes: treatment groups, psycho-educational groups, individual counseling, family counseling, multi-family groups, and individualized support in the classroom setting. Our program utilizes a structured environment concentrating on strengths, skill building, and problem solving through group milieu and individual intervention. We provide interventions that address the reduction of mental health symptoms, the improvement of behavioral functioning, increased coping and relational skills, and an enhanced ability to function in an educational and community setting. If positively impacting the children in our community sounds like a great fit for you, we invite you to come join our Crossnore team!

Status: Exempt, Full-Time hours through the end of the school year (June 2022). Position will be evaluated at that time and considered for ongoing role.


  • Qualified Professional credential which includes: Master degree in a human services or related field from an accredited college or university and a minimum of one year supervised clinical experience working with children and families; or Bachelor degree in a human services or related field from an accredited college or university with two years postgraduate experience working with children and adolescents.
  • General knowledge of the state child welfare and mental health systems required.
  • Considerable knowledge of family and group dynamics, a range of intervention techniques, resources in the community, and regulations and policies which impact youth.
  • Bi-lingual skills preferred (Spanish).
  • Demonstrated proficiency in the use of a variety of computer software programs. Professional (written and verbal) communication skills, and excellent organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to use sound discretion and independent judgment in developing and implementing decisions.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of cultural issues that can affect treatment.
  • Ability to operate well in crisis situations.
  • Ability to work well with others within a team structure and is flexible in the work setting.
  • Valid Driver's License, and must be willing to travel to various job related locations.

Effective October 1, 2021 Crossnore Communities for Children is requiring new hires (excluding those with an approved medical or religious exemption) to be vaccinated for COVID 19 as a condition of employment to help ensure the safety of all employees, youth and families served.


  • Defined Contribution Benefits Plan including options for:
    • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance
    • Life, Short-Term Disability, and Long-Term Disability plans
    • Critical Illness and Accident coverage options
    • Flexible Spending Plan
  • 401k with employer match (up to 6%)
  • 20 Days of PTO (accrual), and paid holidays
  • Ongoing Training

About Us

For more than 100 years, Crossnore Communities for Children (formerly Crossnore School & Children's Home) has provided a Christian sanctuary of hope and healing for children and families in North Carolina. Our holistic model of care allows us to meet and nurture each child right where they are, regardless of background, experiences, or differences. Crossnore is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote employees regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, disability, age, veteran status, and other protected status. We have a clear vision to provide a workplace where a diverse group of talented individuals come to do their best work. We offer a comprehensive set of benefits to support the health and financial well-being of all employees, including paid time off, flexible work schedules where allowable, 401(k), medical, dental, and vision insurance, and more.

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