Bay Cove Human Services Clinical Director in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts

Requisition Number:8030

Position Title:Clinical Director

Division:Addiction Services

Program Name:Andrew House Boston

Location:Jamaica Plain



Date Posted:03/28/2018

Responsibilities:Plan, organize and carry out general clinical management duties on the unit.

Orient, instruct and supervise clinical staff.

Perform duties of direct clinical staff as required.

Review and interpret work performance of clinical staff against accepted standards and job descriptions.

Review and evaluate patients’ clinical records including treatment plans, counseling and case management progress notes, psychosocial assessments and signed consent forms.

Assure that patients have a clean, comfortable and safe environment.

Evaluate and assess social, psychological and motivational needs of the patient.

Make independent decisions regarding counseling and case management practice.

Evaluate emergencies to determine emergency measures necessary, keep program director notified and complete incident reports.

Qualifications:Master’s in Social Work or related field with licensing in MA with at least two years supervisory experience or Bachelors’ in Human Services field and at least five years experience in direct clinical supervision of staff.

Certificate in substance abuse treatment preferred.

At least two years experience in substance abuse or mental health setting.

Thorough knowledge of dual diagnosis and treatment resources available in the substance abuse and mental health fields.

Demonstrated documentation and communication skills.

Driver's License Required?Yes