A full-time (1.0 FTE) opportunity is available for a Children’s Therapist as part of the Child/Family Services Team. This individual must possess strong, effective written and verbal communication skills, working knowledge of techniques and principles of child and family development, family systems theory, trauma-informed care, crisis intervention and individual, family and group therapy and have the ability to work independently and with others to build therapeutic relationships with consumers and families and function as part of a team.  The successful candidate will be part of the agency Crisis Intervention/Emergency Services program which includes mobile intensive crisis services for children and must have a good clinical understanding of children and adult mental health/behavioral health conditions and the most current evidence-based practices used to treat various conditions.  Master’s Degree in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology or another Human Services Field and licensure within scope of practice (LLMSW, LMSW, LLPC, LPC, TLLP, LLP) in the State of Michigan is required. One to three years of experience in the examination, evaluation, and treatment of minors and their families is preferred.  Must also be at least 18 years of age; possess a valid driver’s license; pass a criminal and professional background check, and have access to a reliable, insured vehicle.

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Application Deadline: Noon-August 14, 2020 or until filled*

Interested Individuals should submit an application and resume to the Human Resources Coordinator, Community Mental Health, 103 West U S 2, Wakefield, MI  49968 or complete an application.  Resumes may be e mailed to:


Direct Care Staff

Community Mental Health has full-time and part-time opportunities in our residential program. Candidates will provide direct care to individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities and/or mental illness. No experience necessary as we train all of our staff. Starting wage is $13 per hour (additional .25/hr afternoon and .50/hr midnight shift differential) with defined increases, defined work schedule and a tremendous full-time benefit package to include:

  • Health/dental insurance
  • Defined benefit pension plan through the Gogebic County Employee’s Retirement System
  • 401a money purchase plan
  • 457 deferred compensation plan
  • Paid time off accrued at 6.5+ hours for every 80 hours worked
  • Short term/long term disability insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Cafeteria 125 plan
  • AFLAC supplemental insurance coverage
  • 12 recognized holidays at a pay rate of 2.5x
  • Part-time employees are eligible for all full-time benefits other than health/dental insurance

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Application Deadline: Until positions are filled.



Please note, the following positions will not be employed directly by GCCMH. They are employed by the consumer to provide the services. 


Help Wanted:

Community Living Support (CLS)/Respite

Looking for the right person to work with a young adult with a developmental disability approximately 20 hours per week in the family home. Must be flexible with a schedule. Required to lift 55 pounds. Hoyer lift is available. Must be 18 or older, have a valid driver’s license, and pass a criminal background check. This position pays $12.50 per hour.

Applications are available at:

Community Mental Health Authority

103 W. US 2, Wakefield, MI 49968

Or apply online at: http//

  • Please note, this CLS/Respite position is employed directly by the consumer to provide services, and is not an employee off GCCMH.

Deadline: Until filled

For questions, contact Wendy Tibaldo at 906-229-6175


*HELP WANTED: Full-time position available working with a child with multiple special health care needs in family home in Marenisco, MI.  Would prefer experience with medical equipment.  Ideal candidate will be open minded, caring, motivated, and have the willingness to learn. Must be able to lift 55 pounds and be flexible with a schedule. This position pays $11.00 per hour. Candidate will also have to have a valid driver’s license, and pass a criminal background check.

To complete application online please visit…..

Community Mental Health Authority

103 W. US 2, Wakefield, MI 49968

Deadline: Until Filled

If you have questions, please contact Wendy Krall-Tibaldo at 906-229-6104.



Did you know……?

Community Mental Health offers a regionally competitive wage and a tremendous benefit package that includes a defined benefit pension plan, 401a money purchase plan, DROP plan participation,  health, dental and life insurance, and a generous paid time off package!


Come join our team today!

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Application for Employment – printable PDF

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Community Mental Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Gogebic Community Mental Health Authority is EOE and ADA Compliant

Contact Human Resources for more information: Hope Tarnaski,

A full job description is available from the Human Resources office.

Interested Individuals should submit an application and/or letter of interest to:

  •  Gogebic Community Mental Health Authority
  • ATTN:  Human Resources Coordinator
  • 103 West U.S. 2
  • Wakefield, MI  49968