Clinical Director needed for full-time, direct hire position in New Jersey. Monday-Friday (2 days, 9a-5p and 3 days, 12p-8p).
Program offers community-based long-term residential treatment for female youth ages 11-19. The program is comprised of three supportive homes where young girls work closely with therapists and counselors to learn, grow, and heal. Program provides diagnostic assessment, therapy, educational services, social skills training, and job readiness training to help youth lead happy, healthy, and independent lives. The Clinical Director provides psychotherapy and a variety of direct counseling services using individual, family, and group methods and formulates and implements treatment plans based on the preparation of diagnostic evaluations.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The Clinical Director's responsibilities include psychotherapy and a variety of direct counseling services. They provide within program objectives, a variety of direct counseling services using individual family and group methods; utilizes described treatment and intervention skills and techniques minimally to provide 6 hours /week per assigned youth in cluster. They formulate and implement treatment plans based on the preparation of complete, technical, and highly perceptive diagnostic evaluations; evaluate client's progress and modifies counseling services accordingly. They maintain a high volume of work with efficiency and balance in a wide range of case. They are able to adapt to the varying needs of assignment and may provide specialized activities and functions specific to the program, including supervision of staff (employees, students, and volunteers), completing documentation, and other reporting requirements. They interpret the program to community groups or organizations and represents the Agency in selected activities related to its goals.
NJ LCSW with experience in family therapy and at least 3 years' experience working with adolescents preferably in a residential setting. Experience in Nurtured Heart Approach, Structural Family Therapy and Trauma-Informed Care Training. Training and certification in IMDS tool, training in identified outcomes measures.
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