The Center for Urban Community Services, a national leader in the development of effective housing and service initiatives for homeless people, invites applications for a Clinical Supervisor position at the CUCS’ Harlem Transitional Services-Kelly Safe Haven. HTS’ Kelly Safe Haven is a 60- bed residence. It provides chronically street homeless individuals with mental illness and/or substance abuse assistance in obtaining and maintaining permanent housing. The Housing First/Harm Reduction Model is used to engage people who otherwise may not accept services. A multidisciplinary staff works collaboratively with the residents on their recovery, and housing goals. Staff receive extensive training in Evidence Based Practices including Motivational Interviewing, Wellness Self-Management and Behavioral Treatment Interventions for substance abuse.
The Clinical Coordinator is responsible for the supervision and direct oversight of a clinical services housing 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. This person will be expected to participate in and contribute to a program culture that is client-centered, outcome-oriented and dedicated to continuous quality improvement.
Experience and Education Required:
Experience with related population, supervisory experience, strong written and verbal communication skills and computer literacy. An LMSW plus 2 years post masters is required for External applicants. Internal applicants who have their LMSW and are within 18 months of fulfilling the clinical experience requirement for their LCSW are encouraged to apply as a Clinical Supervisor 1. Please note that a Clinical Supervisor 1 is automatically promoted to Clinical Supervisor 3 upon receipt of their LCSW. Hours: F/T, M-F 9am-5pm. Competitive salary and benefits. Bilingual-Spanish preferred.