Job openings

Staff Therapist – Pediatrics Adolescent Medicine (JR79717)

Staff Therapist at The SPOT at Jennings: This role will be a hybrid position serving as a counselor and case manager for students served by The SPOT at Jennings School Based Health Center. We are looking for applicants with a MO license and experience with providing mental health screening, counseling and referral services including case management support services to youth and their families.

Case Worker I: HIV Prevention Specialist (JR79325)

The role will support the implementation of Project ARK’s HIV testing and prevention-related programs, and will include a focused effort on the coordination and delivery of HIV prevention services with women of color and HIV testing in the community.

Student opportunities

Practicum and internships are an important part of the development of future professionals. To enrich the experience of practicum students, Project ARK and The SPOT offer practicum and internship opportunities. Practicum students and interns provide an important resource to ensure that Project ARK and The SPOT can further the mission. We seek students committed to social justice and health. We accept students from a variety of disciplines including: social work, public health, counseling and related fields.

All students will be required to complete an on-boarding process set by Washington University School of Medicine. This process will require the completion of an online HIPAA training, record of immunizations, flu vaccine, drug and background checks and completion of the confidentiality agreement.

Practicum experiences may include

  • Assisting staff and clients with community resources
  • Creation and implementation of health education materials (social media, flyers, presentations)
  • Program evaluation and research of best practices

Application deadlines

  • Spring semester: October 15th
  • Summer/Fall semester: – March 1st

For more information or to submit your application for a practicum/internship, you may contact Kelly Righton. Please send a copy of your current resume along with a information about your area of interest(s) and practicum requirements (i.e., number of hours, type of supervision needed, etc.).