Full Time or Contract Licensed Therapist at SEDC

Southwest Educational Development Center (SEDC) is hiring a Licensed Therapist, full time with full benefits to work with public school students in the Southwest Region of Utah. 185 workdays a year. The position will perform a variety of professional and technical duties providing services to adolescents with mental health needs. Candidates wishing to work part-time as a contractor will also be considered. 185 work days considered full-time contract.

The therapist will provide individual, group and educational services to clients according to their needs and will work closely with other school and community partners to coordinate services. Applicants must have effective interviewing skills and evaluation techniques, knowledge of different modes of psychotherapy, including crisis intervention skills.

Applicants must have a master’s degree and licensed as a LCSW, CMHC, LMFT, or Psychologist in the State of Utah and 3-5 years experience working with mental health issues. It is preferred the therapist has experience with Trauma Informed therapy modalities. The ability to act independently, respond professionally and calmly in crisis situations, communicate effectively verbally and in writing and apply general principles to specific conditions is a must. Experience in keeping documentation current and a current driver’s license with a good driving record is a must. Familiarity and experience in working with adolescents and their families as well as coordinating with other providers is preferred.

Benefits include health insurance, enrollment in Utah Retirement System (URS), paid holidays, sick leave and more. The salary range will be dependent on clinical license and related experience.

To apply, go to https://sedck12.org/employment-at-sedc/ for an application. Please complete the application, attach a resume and deliver to SEDC office via email (joeb@sedck12.org) or USPS.

SEDC is an equal employment opportunity employer.

Closing date: Open Until Filled. Contract may begin as early as August 1, 2023 with majority of work starting August 15, 2023.

Job Type: Full-time or Contracted Part-time

Salary: $65,000.00 to $75,000.00 /year

Work Location: Various locations in Southwest Utah (daily travel required)

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Pay: $65,000.00 – $85,000.00 per year


  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday


  • Master’s (Required)


  • Utah license as a LCSW, CMHC, LMFT, or Psychologist (Required)

Work Location: On the road

For more information contact:

Joe B. Wright- Executive Director
Southwest Educational Development Center
520 W. 800 S. Cedar City, Utah 84720
P: 435-586-2865