Clinical Supervisor (SSAP)

Posted by: Center for Urban Community Services

New York, NY, US

The Center for Urban Community Services, a national leader in the development of effective housing and service initiatives for homeless people, invites applications for the Clinical Supervisor position at the Scattered Site Apartment/Home to Stay Program. The Scattered Site Apartment Program provides ongoing supportive housing services to individuals with mental illness in Manhattan and the Bronx, including assessment, service planning, crisis prevention and intervention, money management, medication monitoring, and the development of a support network. The Home to Stay program provides transitional assistance for vulnerable families in the shelter system, connecting them to housing and community resources, and increasing their income through benefits and employment, while utilizing the new LINC (Living In Communities) rental assistance program through DHS. The Clinical Supervisor oversees a team of 1 Social Worker and 5 Case Managers.

Responsibilities: The Clinical Supervisor is an integral member of the service team, providing supervision to staff, developing relationships with stakeholders, participating in overall program management, tracking progress towards targets, and overseeing the day-to-day operations of the team. This position has significant decision making, supervisory, administrative, program management and service delivery responsibilities including but not limited to site management, program development, inter-team coordination and contract/policy compliance. The ideal candidate will be creative clinically and administratively, have strong organization skills, and demonstrated leadership abilities. This person will be expected to participate in and contribute to a program culture that is person-centered, outcome-oriented and dedicated to continuous quality improvement.

Experience and Education Required:

External applicants:
• LMSW and 3 yrs relevant experience with18 months toward LCSW hours.

  • Relevant post-master’s experience
  • Supervisory experience preferred
  • Strong writing and verbal communication skills
  • Computer literacy, especially in regards to Microsoft Excel, Outlook, and Word.
  • *Please note that within 6 months from completion of 2000 LCSW practice hours including the 3 year minimum practice time, LCSW license will be required.

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