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Life Set Supervisor 


Summary of Position:

The partnership with Youth Villages offers a unique opportunity to become immersed in an evidence-informed program model to serve young people 17-22. The Supervisor is responsible for managing the team and supervising the Specialists in their day-to-day implementation of LifeSet, a model to address the needs of young people who are transitioning out of care and need individualized skill development and support to transition successfully into adulthood, specifically obtaining and maintaining safe and suitable housing, continuing their education, learning independent living skills, obtaining and maintaining employment, building a support system, and remaining free from legal involvement.

Jobs are always changing to some degree and the existence of the approved job description is not intended to limit normal change and growth.

Agency reserves the right to change Employee's department and/or assignments based on needs and funding.

Job Description/Responsibility:

  • The Supervisor is primarily responsible for serving as the direct Supervisor for the team of 4 to 5 Specialists.
  • The Supervisor carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organizations' policies and applicable laws.
  • The Supervisor provides clinical direction to the Specialists based on the therapeutic model.
  • Weekly case review and facilitation of the group supervision process.
  • Overseeing service plan development and ensuring case progress.
  • Have access to an online portal that contains evidence-based and best practices to inform case conceptualization and service plan review.
  • Attends weekly consultation led by the LifeSet Model Expert, a licensed professional.
  • Ensures documentation and contractual requirements are met.
  • Assists with coverage for Specialists when needed (e.g. vacations and sick leaves).
  • Supports staff when attending court and meetings and conducts field supervision to ensure Specialist competency.
  • The young adults have access to 24/7 on call. The Supervisor will be included in an on call rotation and is expected to provide instruction to the Specialist and offer in person support, if needed.
  • The LifeSet Model Expert and Program Director will offer the Supervisor weekly individual development to provide support on professional, operational and clinical goals.
  • The Supervisor will also have access to the Youth Villages' Regional Network Lead who will offer additional support.
  • Manages the professional development of each Specialist by completing a development plan and conducting individual supervision meetings.
  • Involved in the hiring and performance management of Specialists.
  • Providing support and assistance to the team.
  • Professional development and training.
  • Reviewing service receipt and documentation.
  • Planning, assigning, and directing work and collaborating with internal and external customers.
  • Work will be in Bergen, Passaic, Hudson, Morris and Essex county.

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Shift -not applicable-  
Location Main Site  
About the Organization CarePlus New Jersey is a northern New Jersey provider of recovery-focused mental health, substance abuse, and family services that address the unique needs of individuals with a holistic approach to recovery and overall wellness.

Operating out of 23 sites - including three outpatient centers located in Paramus, Fair Lawn, and Montclair, ten residential facilities, offices at three local hospitals, and seven community offices - our services are convenient to clients located throughout Northern New Jersey. We also provide educational programs on mental health-related topics to area schools and community groups.

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EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by Federal and State laws.  
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