Helping Our Most Vulnerable Change Their Life Stories
Volunteers of America is a non-profit human services organization committed to serving people in need, strengthening families, and building communities. VOALA provides a variety of social services to Los Angeles area communities such as Head Start programs, Upward Bound college prep programs, veterans’ services, homeless shelters, low-income housing program as well as drug and alcohol rehabilitation. Learn more at www.voala.org.
JOB SUMMARY AND PURPOSE
The Clinical Program Manger I supervises all efforts to fulfill the goals and objectives of the Program, designing plans and operations according to contract and budget guidelines. This includes overseeing resources and coordinating the efforts of community partners, and conducting ongoing outreach to serve participants and leverage VOALA and community assets. Evaluate and refer clients to appropriate service modalities where they will receive mental health services and access to various benefits, including housing and supportive services. Services include, crisis intervention, case management, transitional housing, and life skills counseling in a field setting. Program participants will be suffering from co-occurring disorders.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Intake, assessments, service planning, service delivery, and goal attainment
Training and supervision of staff, and acting as problem-solving resource for difficult cases
Meeting grant objectives, adhering to grant guidelines
Provides information to Division Director highlighting progress towards reaching set goals
Monitor program compliance to VOALA policies and required procedures; maintains documentation of all program services delivered to participants.
Measure and assess impact of services; supports and participates in key elements to the program's success
Effectively communicates project expectations to team members
Coordinate outreach and collaboration efforts with community partners
Other Duties as directed to accomplish program goals.
Must be able to pass a fingerprint clearance, background check, including criminal history, personal references, employment and education verifications
Master's degree in social work, psychology, or counseling from fully-accredited college or university.
Licensed with the Board of Behavioral Sciences as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)
3 years of experience in Social Services Program Management, Coordination or Supervision
Minimum of 2 years of direct experience in Staff Management