Program Coordinator - Lead Clinician (LCSW) - (Bilingual : English/Spanish is Required)

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Healthcare - Nursing



Imagine playing a vital role in securing the safety and care of unaccompanied alien children in a warm and supportive environment. You will make a life altering difference by providing a safe and timely reunification for an unaccompanied child and their family or suitable sponsor. You will work with children that reside in a family-style cottage located on a 2,000-acre campus.

You’ll be responsible for coordinating and documenting clinical services, training new clinicians, and supervising the clinical staff.

Are you looking to make a positive difference in others' lives by:

· Demonstrating an eagerness to contribute above and beyond expectations

· Being passionate about leaving things better than when you found them

· Bringing an empathetic desire to help other others

This is an exciting opportunity to supervise and manage the clinical staff to have a direct impact upon the care, comfort, and safety of children at risk.

Responsibilities include:

· Caseload of up to 5 youths at a time

· Coordinate and/or conduct staff training and development, performance evaluations, direct and assign projects/assignments

· Provide on-call administrative oversight when necessary

· Systematically monitor clinician results against expectations and implement a corrective action plan, when necessary, including developing systems for tracking reports and other clinical requirements

· Supervise and ensure clinical staff compliance with treatment, required paperwork and system deadlines

· Respond to crisis situations including de-escalating and engaging youth; processing incidents and/or developing safety plans as required

· Partner with team members to coordinate clinical services to youth and families that support permanent and reunification planning while preparing youth for the future



Job Requirements:

If you’re bilingual (English/Spanish) and have the following background, then we’d like to speak to you:

· LCSW : Must have supervisory experience and be licensed

· Must have a valid driver’s license and clean driving record (travel required)

· Ability to work a flexible schedule including nights and weekends as needed

· Available to be on-call as needed

Our client is a child welfare organization with over 100 programs and services throughout New York State, meeting families where they need it most; in their homes and communities. The organization is led by a passionate and ambitious CEO dedicated to child welfare in New York State, and where 97% of the employees believe they are doing what matters. Come join a growing and progressive team with opportunities for career advancement.


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