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Benefits of Choosing a Career with Us

  • Flexible schedule
  • A chance to join a team that makes a difference
  • Be a valued member of the team
  • Excellent and competitive benefits package (medical, dental, life, 403B plan, FSA/HRA, PTO, 10 paid holidays)
  • Continuing education and training opportunities available
  • Potential licensure supervision opportunities
  • Fun and professional work environment

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Please email your cover letter, resume, and completed application to Mindy Smith at or mail to: Leo A. Hoffmann Center, Attn: Mindy Smith, 1715 Sheppard Drive, PO Box 60, St. Peter, MN 56082

Positions Available


Clinical Supervisor

Hoffmann Counseling Services of Mankato and Waseca are seeking a full-time Clinical Supervisor. A Clinical Supervisor is responsible for providing clinical supervision to therapists working towards licensure and mental health practitioners providing skills training. A Clinical Supervisor is responsible for ensuring compliance of supervisee’s documentation, guidance of supervisee’s job performance, and caseload. A Clinical Supervisor will also maintain a balanced client caseload based on the intensity of supervision needs. Individuals in this position directly report to the Director of Outpatient Programming.


Clinical Supervisor Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide clinical guidance and consultation as a Mental Health Professional to supervisees and colleagues.
  • Maintain a balanced client caseload.
  • Completing intakes and Diagnostic Assessments as assigned.
  • Facilitate weekly office meetings.
  • Provide assistance in coordinating outpatient clinical services.
  • Review and approved supervisees documentation.
  • Engage Supervisees in clinical supervision as stated in a clinical supervision plan.
  • Demonstrate professional leadership and function effectively within the organizational structure of LAHC.
  • Be available as a resource to supervisees.
  • Provide assistance with the completion of progress reviews and discharge summaries.
  • Demonstrate leadership responsibility in the participation of client assignments for supervisees
  • Complete timely and professionally written reports.
  • Maintain professional relationships with outside agency personnel.
  • Actively participate in the supervisory process.
  • Meet all required staff development criteria.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Director of Outpatient Programming or Executive Director.
  • Directly responsible to the Director of Outpatient Programming.


Clinical Supervisor Education and Experience Requirements:

A typical background for the person who can fulfill the duties of this position are as follows:

  • Master’s degree or higher in family therapy, psychology, social work, or a related human service field; such as MFT, MA, MS, Psy.D., Ph.D.



Outpatient Therapist

Hoffmann Counseling Services of St. Peter, Mankato, New Ulm, and Waseca are seeking a full-time/part-time Mental Health Therapist. As a Mental Health Therapist, you will provide individual, group, and or family psychotherapy. At Hoffmann Counseling Center - Mental Health Therapist’s collaborate as a team to provide clients with a comprehensive therapeutic experience.


As a Mental Health Therapist, this opportunity includes ongoing training and support provided, career advancement, and licensure supervision reimbursement & in-house licensure supervision options available & full benefits package (full-time) and much more.


Mental Health Therapist Responsibilities include:

  • Demonstrate clinical competence while providing psychotherapy services to children, adolescents, adults, and their families
  • Attend & actively engage in individual supervision and weekly program meetings
  • Create effective working relationships with colleagues and community partners
  • Maintain progress towards licensure and follow requirements of supervision as applicable
  • Work in collaborations with culturally diverse populations to increase awareness and identification of mental health issue
  • Conduct diagnostic assessments & develop individualized treatment plans
  • Maintain accurate and timely documentation of services provided
  • Other duties as assigned


Mental Health Therapist Requirements include:

  • Master’s degree in one of the behavioral science fields (psychology, social work, counseling, and/or related field)
  • Qualified applicant must be licensed as LMFT, LPCC, LP, LICSW, or eligible to pursue licensure
  • Must have reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license, valid automobile insurance, and acceptable driving record
  • Must pass criminal background check based on agency and Department of Human Services requirements
  • Must be 21 years of age



Mental Health Practitioner

Hoffmann Counseling Services of St. Peter, Mankato, New Ulm, and Waseca are seeking full-time Mental Health Practitioners (MHP) in our Children's Therapeutic Services and Supports (CTSS) program. Our CTSS program provides community based rehabilitative services to children and adolescents with mental illness. Our Mental Health Practitioners provide individual and family skills training under the direction of a Qualified Mental Health Professional. Qualified candidates will be able to provide services to children and families in the home and community settings, and work independently and engage effectively with children with mental illness. A valid driver’s license, auto insurance, reliable transportation and proficient use of computers are necessary to fulfill this position; previous experience with electronic health records is desirable.


Qualifications and Skills:

Mental health practitioners providing services for the treatment of mental illness, who are not eligible for enrollment, must be under clinical supervision of a mental health professional and must be qualified in at least one of the following five ways:

1. Holds a bachelor’s degree in a behavioral science or a related field, from an accredited college or university and meets either a or b:

a. Has at least 2,000 hours of supervised experience in the delivery of mental health services to recipients with mental illness

b. Is fluent in a non-English language of a cultural group to which at least 50% of the practitioners recipients belong, completes 40 hours of training in the delivery of services to recipients with mental illness, and receives clinical supervision from a mental health professional at least once a week until the requirements of 2,000 hours of supervised experience are met

2. Has at least 6,000 hours of supervised experience in the delivery of mental health services to recipients with mental illness. Hours worked as a mental health behavioral aide I or II under Children’s Therapeutic Services and Supports (CTSS) may be included in the 6,000 hours of experience for child recipients.

3. Is a graduate student in one of the mental health professional disciplines and an accredited college or university formally assigns the student to an agency or facility for clinical training

4. Holds a masters or other graduate degree in one of the mental health professional disciplines from an accredited college or university

5. Is a tribally certified mental health practitioner who is serving a federally recognized Indian tribe


In addition to the above criteria:

  • A mental health practitioner for a child recipient must have training working with children.
  • A mental health practitioner for an adult recipient must have training working with adults
  • Good verbal, written, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to pass DHS Background Study.
  • Valid MN Drivers License and Proof of Insurance.



Residential Therapist

Hoffmann Center is seeking a full-time Mental Health Therapist for our residential campus (St. Peter, MN). A Licensed Mental Health Therapist is responsible for providing therapy for clients and their families within a residential setting. This opportunity includes flexible work schedules, continuing education, ongoing training in mental health, leadership opportunities, support and encouragement to follow your passions and interests, potential career advancement, and more.


Leo A. Hoffmann Center values a diverse workplace and encourages BIPOC, LGBTQIA+ individuals, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, and veterans to apply.



  • Serve as individual, group and family therapist for all assigned clients.
  • Demonstrate leadership responsibility with team members.
  • Complete Mental Health Professional responsibilities.
  • Provide consultation to staff and outside agency personnel.
  • Complete timely and professional written reports.
  • Facilitate additional trainings in coordination with the Clinical Supervisor
  • Maintain documentation requirements



  • Master's degree in one of the behavioral science field (social work, counseling, marriage and family therapy)
  • LMFT, LPCC, or LICSW licensure completed



  • $3,000 Hiring bonus
  • Flexible work schedule
  • 15 days PTO per year
  • 8 Paid Holidays PLUS 2 floating holidays
  • Retirement Plan 403(b) with 5.5% company match after one year of employment
  • Reimbursements for professional development training or conferences
  • Health, Dental & Life Insurance
  • HRA and FSA



Youth Counselor

Hoffmann Center is seeking full-time, part-time, and overnight Youth Counselors for our residential campus (St. Peter, MN). This position provides quality client care and close intensive supervision of male adolescent clients in a residential treatment setting. Treatment is delivered as a ratio of 1 staff to 3 client during awake hours and 1 staff to 4 clients during overnight hours. Hoffmann Center revolves the program around a client-centered and family based approach by creating a homelike atmosphere with a positive community.


Youth Counselor Responsibilities:

  • Provide a nurturing environment to all clients.
  • Provide visual and auditory supervision to clients.
  • Use behavior management techniques appropriately with clients.
  • Maintain client files according to established guidelines.
  • Medication Administration.
  • Complete all client reports, care plans and records in a timely manner in accordance with program procedures.


Youth Counselor Minimum Requirements:

  • Mental Health Practitioner preferred.
  • Have a 4 year degree in social services, human services or related field preferred. (Non-degreed Youth Counselor starting pay is $18.00.)
  • Able to stay calm and emotionally available in an environment serving youth.


Full-Time Benefits:

  • PTO
  • Paid Holidays
  • Health, Dental & Life Insurance - FREE to eligible full time employees
  • Retirement Plan
  • HRA and FSA options



Registered Nurse

Hoffmann Center is seeking part-time Registered Nurses for our residential campus (St. Peter, MN). The Registered Nurse is responsible for coordinating the day to day medical concerns of all clients, including assessing their medical needs, assisting psychiatrists, administering medication and scheduling required medical examinations & treatment & educating clients and their families. This position includes ongoing communication with treatment staff regarding client symptoms and possible recommendations, as well as facilitating licensing requirements for medical care of clients. This position is under supervision of the Director of Nursing.


Registered Nurse Responsibilities:

  • Assess and monitor physical and mental health needs of all clients
  • Coordinate medical services for clients
  • Coordinate ongoing medical services to clients after business hours
  • Coordinate and/or administer medication for clients
  • Assist the agency psychiatrist, and facilitate client's psychiatric care
  • Maintains current standing orders for psychiatrist and family physician treatment
  • Becomes proficient at learning electronic medical records documentation
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Director of Nursing, Clinical Director, and/or Executive Director
  • Provides accurate and timely documentation consistent with plan of care


Registered Nurse Minimum Requirements:

  • Current license in good standing in the State of Minnesota
  • Performs RN responsibilities in accordance with applicable state and federal laws and licensing rules
  • Preferred specialized training or two years experience in treating mentally ill individuals
  • Ability to solve practical problems with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form
  • Effectively monitor safety and demonstrate group management skills, can effectively de-escalate potentially chaotic or volatile situations
  • Exercise tact, discretion, and judgment in working with a variety of people
  • Stay calm and emotionally available in an environment serving emotionally disturbed youth
  • Open to feedback and supervision
  • Able to work effectively in a team oriented environment
  • Values working in a multicultural/diverse environment
  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Must pass an Applicant Background Study through Minnesota Dept. of Human Services
  • Must have a valid driver's license and must meet our insurance company's criteria to drive


Leo A. Hoffmann Center is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer.