McKinley: Youth, Family, and Community are what we are all about! We offer a great working environment and benefit package!
The Company: McKinley is a highly respected child welfare organization, conveniently located in the beautiful city of San Dimas, with 4 additional locations throughout Southern California. McKinley is nationally accredited, licensed by the California Department of Social Services, and is certified by the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health. McKinley’s comprehensive array of programs and services – which touch nearly 1,500 lives annually – include short term residential treatment program (STRTP), Foster Care, Adoptions, Mental Health Services and Special Education. McKinley is known for the great care we take with clients and employees alike.
Ensure that the Mental Health Rehabilitation Specialists are in full regulatory compliance and that clinical services are delivered in accordance with recognized best practices
Provide supervision for Mental Health Rehabilitation Specialist staff in accordance with regulatory requirements and accreditation standards and agency policy
Provide supervision for Quality Assurance Supervisor and assist them in fulfilling the duties outlined in their job description
Oversee and coordinate Quality Assurance Department to ensure all Department of Mental Health and agency guidelines or adhered to at all times
Provide clinical services to the residential program residents and families as needed
Demonstrate an ability to set limits and intervene appropriately to meet the needs of the children and families served
Support the intake function of the agency by active clinical oversight of all residential admissions to ensure appropriateness of placement
Work with other Department managers to increase clear communication and mutual support between programs
Monitor and assure adherence of programs to all governing bodies
Monitor care records to assure that required treatment documentation is included and meets agency and professional standards
Monitor the milieu for resident safety and work collaboratively with the inter-disciplinary treatment team to develop and implement therapeutic interventions to enhance the safety of all residents
Monitor and review all agency protocols and practices, including containments, one-on-ones and hospitalizations
Assist Mental Health Rehabilitation Specialists in developing treatment goals which utilize the expertise of child care staff, ensure quality services and are sensitive to cultural issues
Serve as a liaison with the Departments of Child and Family Services and Mental Health
Ensure that the Clinical Services Department is in full regulatory compliance and that clinical services are delivered in accordance with recognized best practices.
Provide clinical supervision for Clinical staff in accordance with regulatory requirements and accreditation standards and agency policy.
Assist Clinicians in developing treatment plans which utilize the expertise of child care staff, ensure quality services and are sensitive to cultural issues.
Other related duties as assigned.