Responsible for the management and clinical supervision of a residential program or service specializing in Substance Use Disorders (SUD); these services involve activities related to psychological assessments, therapeutic/crisis intervention and diagnostic evaluation and assessments, outreach, education, service facilitation, and/or counseling services to CODAC members in recovery from mental illness and/or substance abuse.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
- Coordinates, supervises and participates in the activities of a program.
- Provides support to staff and participates in daily activities essential to the completion of program objectives, including, but not limited to, assessment, evaluation and treatment of clients requiring services.
- Supervises and evaluates the work of assigned staff and participates in the hiring process.
- Reviews all cases on a regular basis to determine effectiveness of program services.
- Meets regularly with other program staff to coordinate activities, address issues, and resolve problems and review program goals and objectives.
- Ensures that direct reports and teams meet established agency metrics at 100%.
- Participates in the writing, development, and implementation of various proposals and grants.
- Maintains client files in accordance with agency and funding source requirements, when appropriate.
- Provides complete documentation and reporting of all client services in accordance with agency and funding source requirements.
- Provides community consultation and education services on a time-available basis as schedule permits.
- Attends and participates in team meetings and clinical staffing.
- Attends provider meetings and communicates outcome to appropriate staff and administration.
- Assists in providing ongoing supervision and training within the assigned program unit.
- Provides assistance to staff in mediating and resolving clinical crises within the assigned program unit.
- Provides direct therapeutic services as necessary.
- Facilitates ART meetings for members requesting substance abuse treatment.
- Provides individual and/or family therapy to high acuity members, as needed.
- Performs relevant assessments and case consultations on members served, as needed.
- Serves as Food Program Manager
- Coordinates with contracted dieticians to ensure member special dietary needs are met.
- Oversees food and supplies inventory.
- Ensures that regulatory agency, funder, payer deliverable reporting and deadlines are met.
- Participates and is available for the required after-hour’s on-call rotation.
- Performs related duties as assigned in accordance with agency growth and change.
Skills / Requirements
- Master's degree in social work, psychology, counseling, or related behavioral health field.
- Two years' experience working with substance abusers and their families.
- Two years' experience coordinating or supervising the work of others.
- Licensure by the Arizona Board of Behavioral Health preferred or Arizona Board of Behavioral Health Licensure certification required within six months in position.
- Valid Arizona Driver’s license, proof of current insurance and willingness to use personal vehicle. Driver’s license is an essential requirement for performing duties for this position.
- Clean Motor Vehicle Record - no more than 2 moving violations or a license suspension in past 3 years.
- 1st Aid and CPR
- Programs’ working with minors requires a Fingerprint Clearance from the Arizona Department of Public Safety.
- Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
- Ability to interact effectively with other service providers.
- Intermediate to advanced computer skills using MS Office products, Word, Excel, Access, etc., importing/exporting data to/from applications.
- Extensive knowledge of drugs of abuse and dynamics of abusive/addictive behavior.
- Extensive knowledge of various therapeutic techniques utilized in interrupting dysfunctional behavior lifestyles.
- Extensive knowledge and experience with individual, group and family therapy.
- Ability to interact and provide effective leadership in a team setting with other behavioral health professionals.
- Familiarity with various ethnic and cultural groups.