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Employment Opportunities

When you love your job, you never have to work a day in your life!  Woodland Centers has opportunities that can offer you the challenging and rewarding career that allows you to LOVE your job by helping others and making a difference in the lives of many.

Woodland Centers offers excellent benefits that begin the first day of the month after you start:

                Medical/Dental(Low Copay/Deductibles) – Both Single and Family

                Flexible Spending Account Options

                Short Term and Long Term Disability

                Life Insurance

Paid time off benefits begin accruing the from the date you start and there is no waiting time to use these benefits:

                10 Paid Holidays (Including Day after Thanksgiving/ Christmas Eve, and two floating Holidays)

                15 Days vacation (accrued per payroll, increases one day each year to a max of 25 days)

                9 Days sick (accrued per payroll)

                3 Days Personal Leave (accrued per payroll)

Please check our website for more openings at www.woodlandcenters.com.  Resumes along with two references may be submitted to wchumanresources@woodlandcenters.com, or mail or dropped off at 1125 6th Street SE, Willmar, MN 56201

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MENTAL HEALTH PRACTITIONER Chippewa Cty: FT position providing CTSS/home-based services to children and their families to promote family preservation and reduce risk of out-of-home placement in Chippewa County. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who desires flexible hours working with ED/SED/at-risk children and their families. Requires a bachelor’s degree with 2,000 hours of supervised experience in the delivery of mental health services or a HS diploma and 6,000 hours of supervised experience in the delivery of mental health services or a graduate student in one of the behavioral sciences or hold a master’s or other graduate degree in one of the behavioral sciences. Must be able to work independently and have good communication skills. Must possess a valid driver’s license, documentation of current vehicle insurance, and a clean driving record. Must be able to pass a background check. Position open until filled. Submit letter of interest and resume/application with two references to Human Resources, Woodland Centers, PO Box 787, Willmar, MN 56201 (or e-mail to wchumanresources@woodlandcenters.com). AA/EOE.


MENTAL HEALTH THERAPIST: Woodland Centers is currently recruiting a full-time licensed or licensed eligible Mental Health Therapist. Supervision for licensure will be provided. This position provides intensive family based clinical services to children and their families to prevent immediate out-of-home placement. This is an exciting project in Kandiyohi County which will require a candidate who has the ability to problem solve, think on their feet, and crisis plan to assist in resolving acute child protection and mental health issues. A Kandiyohi County resident is preferred. Evening and some weekend hours are required. We offer a competitive benefits package. Must possess a valid driver’s license, documentation of current vehicle insurance, own transportation, and a clean driving record. Must be able to pass a background check. Recruiting will continue until position is filled. Please send a letter of interest, curriculum vita and/or resume to Woodland Centers, HR Department, Box 787, Willmar, MN, 56201 (or email to wchumanresources@woodlandcenters.com). AA/EOE.


MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL: Woodland Centers is currently recruiting  a licensed Mental Health Professional (LP, LICSW, LMFT, or LPCC) or clinical trainee (supervision for licensure will be provided) to work in our School Linked Mental Health Program in the RCW and BOLD Districts. The ideal candidate will thrive in a fast-paced, exciting environment within the schools providing diagnostic assessments and therapy for students and families. This position requires someone who has the ability to work independently, problem solve, and to work as a team player. We offer an excellent benefit package and salary. Clinical trainees receive supervision at no cost. Candidate may apply for the MN State Loan Repayment Program.  Recruiting will continue until the position is filled. Please send a letter of interest, vita and/or resume to Woodland Centers, HR Department, Box 787, Willmar, MN, 56201 (or email to wchumanresources@woodlandcenters.com). AA/EOE.


Woodland Centers has opportunities that can offer you the challenging and rewarding career by helping others and making a difference in the lives of many. 

We are currently recruiting for Employees with experience in Mental Health in the following areas:

Family Based Service Provider or Mental Health Practitioner – Chippewa County

Licensed/Licensed Eligible Mental Health Counselor – School Linked Program BOLD/RCW Districts

Practitioners require a bachelors degree in a qualified Mental Health Field with 2,000 hours of Clinically supervised (by a Master’s Level Licensed Mental Health Professional) experience in the delivery of mental health services or a high school diploma with 6,000 hours of Clinically supervised experience or a graduate student in one of the behavioral sciences or hold a master’s or other graduate degree in one of the behavioral sciences.

Service Providers require a Bachelors level graduate in one of the behavior sciences with experience in providing services to Children and/or Families preferred Licensed/Licensed Eligible Mental Health Counselor- Master’s Level or higher education. Clinical Trainee working toward License requirements

Resumes along with two references may be submitted to wchumanresources@woodlandcenters.com, or mail or dropped off at 1125 6th Street SE, Willmar, MN 56201


DETOXIFICATION/CRISIS STABILIZATION LPN:  FT or .8 position (includes rotating shifts and every other weekend) in the Detox and Crisis Units at Woodland Centers.  Provide nursing services to adults and youth with chemical health and/or acute emotional issues.  Position includes completing health screenings and monitoring, passing medications and processing provider orders.  As a part of our team you will communicate with clients, families and outside agencies while working in a fast paced environment.  Experience in the use of electronic health record is preferred.  Shift differential and competitive benefits package are included.  Must possess a valid MN LPN license or be license eligible.  New graduates are encouraged to apply.  Must also possess a driver’s license, documentation of current vehicle insurance and a clean driving record.  Must be able to pass a background check.  Must be able to document two years freedom from chemical use problems.  Submit letter of interest and resume/application with two references to Human Resources, Woodland Centers, PO Box 787, Willmar, MN 56201 (or e-mail to wchumanresources@woodlandcenters.com). AA/EOE.


MENTAL HEALTH WORKER: PT position (15-20 hrs/week, Monday through Thursday) working within a multi-disciplinary team providing support for psychoeducational groups as well as individual and family supportive services in the New Connections Youth Day Treatment Program in Willmar. Requires a high school diploma; good decision-making, reading/writing, and communication skills; and the ability to work independently. Bachelor’s degree in one of the behavioral sciences or related fields preferred. Experience working with children and families preferred. Must possess a valid driver’s license, documentation of current vehicle insurance, and a clean driving record. Must be able to pass a background check. Position open until filled. Submit letter of interest and resume/application with two references to Human Resources, Woodland Centers, PO Box 787, Willmar, MN 56201 (or e-mail to wchumanresources@woodlandcenters.com). AA/EOE.


MENTAL HEALTH PRACTITIONER: FT position in the Crisis Stabilization Youth and Adult programs, rotating shifts with every other weekend and some holidays. Position will provide assessment and support to youth and adults who are experiencing a crisis including groups and skills training.  Requires bachelor’s degree with 2,000 hours of supervised experience in the delivery of mental health services or a HS diploma with 6,000 hours of supervised experience in the delivery of mental health services. Must be able to communicate and relate to others in an effective manner. Computer skills required.  Must pass a background check and possess a valid driver’s license, proof of automobile insurance, and a clean driving record. Position is open until filled. Submit letter of interest and resume/application with two references to Human Resources, Woodland Centers, PO Box 787, Willmar, MN 56201 (or email to wchumanresources@woodlandcenters.com). AA/EOE.


OFFICE ASSISTANT – Part Time Position (15-20 hours/week; Monday through Friday; flexible daytime hours) Assist administrative staff within the Crisis Stabilization Unit with various office responsibilities including insurance prior authorizations, data collection, data entry, discharge summaries and other general office duties.  Ability to navigate and complete documentation on the computer is required.  English speaking and the ability to maintain strict confidentiality is required.  Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent and have the ability to pass a background check.  Position open until filled. Submit letter of interest and resume/application with two references to Human Resources, Woodland Centers, PO Box 787, Willmar, MN 56201 (or email to wchumanresources@woodlandcenters.com). AA/EOE.

Updated: 12/13/2017