Clinical Director

74 St Marks Pl, New York, NY 10003, USA Req #1580
Wednesday, July 14, 2021
Make a bigger difference

The Jewish Board delivers innovative, best-in-class mental and behavioral health services to over 45,000 New Yorkers each year. We are unique in serving everyone from infants and their families, to children, teens, and adults. That adds up to countless opportunities to use your skills, training, and compassion to make a difference in the lives of others.  

 

Similarly, we support our employees through benefits like, professional development opportunities and paid supervision. Some of our other benefits include:

  • 15 agency holidays and 15 sick days in addition to generous vacation days
  • Health/dental/vision plans that are subsidized up to 80%
  • Tuition assistance and educational loan forgiveness
  • Access to 403(b) retirement benefits and a pension.

ABOUT THE JOB
 

The Kaplan House (Manhattan) is an urban residential facility that provides an extensive independent living skills program and therapeutic and support services to 25 older adolescent males, ages of 17-21 years old. These youth have been referred to us through ACS and the Juvenile Justice system, and have experienced significant trauma, resulting in behavioral, emotional, and functional/developmental issues.
 

The Clinical Director has full responsibility for the on-going clinical and administrative guidance of the clinical staff members, providing on-going training, supervision, and guidance to staff.
 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing regularly scheduled supervision to all clinical staff members, including evaluations; Providing training through regular supervision; Ensuring appropriate supervision of all program Interns, either through direct supervision, or by overseeing the clinical supervision provided by the social worker
  • Evaluating/assessing treatment and service plans; Running case conferences; May carry a caseload, and run specialized groups
  • Active participant in the intake process for new referrals, and reviews client’s ongoing service plan ; Ensures that the clinical needs to the client are met
  • Is a key staff resource for community outreach efforts and may perform such outreach and establish linkages with other groups, individuals or organizations which may be helpful to our clients
  • Providing all necessary notes, progress notes, Risk Assessments, etc. as required.
  • May cover for Director in his/her absence

TO QUALIFY

 

The Jewish Board is currently looking for talented professionals of all cultures, religions, races, and gender expressions with the following qualifications:

  • A Master’s degree in Social Work, plus NY State Licensure (LCSW) is required 
  • A minimum of 5 years of related experience, including a minimum of 1 year of direct clinical supervision; Specialized experience with residential treatment
  • A current, valid clean Driver’s license is required for this position

We respect diversity and accordingly are an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage, citizenship status, age, disability, sex, gender, gender identity or expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status, partnership status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

This applies with respect to recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, termination, assignments, benefits, employee activities, access to facilities and programs, and all other terms and condition of employment as well as general treatment during employment.

 We will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of qualified employees with disabilities, without regard to any protected classifications, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. Any employees who need assistance to perform their job duties because of a physical or mental condition should contact human resources.

Other details

  • Job Family Clinical Staff [300s]
  • Job Function Directors
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Employment Indicator 8810 - Clerical Office Employees NOC
  • Travel Required Yes
  • Required Education Master’s Degree
Location on Google Maps
  • 74 St Marks Pl, New York, NY 10003, USA