Prevention Supervisor (LMSW/LCSW)
New Alternatives for Children, Inc.
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Post Date: May 17, 2023
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: Starting 67,000
Location: US - New York - New York
Job Reference: - n/a -
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The Prevention Supervisor will provide clinical and administrative supervision and professional leadership to Master’s-level interns and/or full-time Case Planners along with a Case Associate or Associate Conference Facilitator. The ideal candidate will be strength-based, trauma-informed, culturally responsive and committed to family preservation and resilience. This position offers a highly rewarding opportunity to coach and support staff in developing strong relationships with underserved families and an exciting opportunity to be part of an innovative multidisciplinary team composed of pediatricians, nurses, psychiatrists, psychologists, clinicians, education and recreation specialists, and more!

Description of Responsibilities:
•Provide clinical and casework supervision to 4 Master’s-level interns and/or full-time Case Planners and a Case Associate or Associate Conference Facilitator.
•Accompany staff into the field for intakes and other visits as needed.
•Participate in Planning, Elevated Risk, and Child Safety Conferences as needed.
•Conduct Family Team Conferences when clinically indicated.
•Completion of supervisory documentation including monthly case review notes and professional development logs in accordance with ACS guidelines.
•Complete staff/intern evaluations in accordance with agency policy.
•Ensure that progress notes, FASP/service plans, case forms and monthly statistics are timely, complete, and in compliance with NAC and ACS requirements.
•Monitor and ensure staff/intern training and development.
•Maintain a collaborative relationship with ACS, referral sources, and community resources and providers.
•Biannual audit preparation and response.
•Participate in weekly Management Team Meetings and monthly Clinical and Departmental Meetings.
•Work collaboratively with psychiatrists, psychologists, pediatricians, nurses, education specialists and fellow clinicians in a dynamic, strength-based interdisciplinary team model.

Required Education and Experience:
•LMSW or LCSW from an accredited school required
•Supervisory experience with master’s level staff and/or students
•Prior experience in preventive services or child welfare is preferred
•Knowledge of city-wide community resources and housing and entitlement systems a plus

Required Skills:
•Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills
•Excellent clinical skills
•Self-awareness and motivation around team building
•Proficiency in Spanish is preferred (and includes a salary differential)

How to Apply:   

Please indicate Prevention Supervisor in the subject line when applying. Please submit cover letter and resume to:
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Contact Details
Name: Mary Ann Code
City: New York
State/Province: New York
Zipcode: 10019
Country: United States