Counseling Program Director

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Post Date: Sep 26, 2022
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: ASAP
Salary: 60,000
Location: US - Illinois - Wheaton
Job Reference: 421
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Division:.        Outreach Wheaton – Wheaton, IL
Outreach Wheaton is a community-based youth and family resource center serving the greater Wheaton area. Services include counseling for individuals, couples and families, crisis intervention for runaway and homeless teens, casework services for basic needs, and transitional housing for young women.

Job Responsibilities:
        The Counseling Program Director oversees the day-to-day operations of the counseling program at Outreach Wheaton, oversees crisis intervention services to local police departments regarding runaway or locked-out youth, and carries a part-time therapy caseload providing individual, youth, family and group therapy. Other responsibilities include supervising clinical staff, front desk staff, and interns; leading team meetings and clinical staffings; collborating with other programs and sites to coordinate services; representing Outreach Wheaton and the counseling program at community events; participating in community meetings; grant management; and facility management. The Counseling Program Director for will report directly to the Senior Clinical Officer and will collaborate with the Outreach clinical leadership team to develop and implement counseling program policies and procedures to ensure excellence in client services.

Requirements:         A passion for community-based mental health and the mission of Outreach. MSW or MA in psychology or professional counseling, plus seven years experience in the field, staff management experience including at least two years experience in clinical supervision. Experience working with at-risk youth and their families. Flexible schedule to respond to community needs and lead community outreach efforts. Must be licensed as an LCSW, LMFT, LCPC or PsyD. A commitment to Outreach Community Ministries’ Statement of Mission and Faith is required. Spanish proficiency a plus.

Status:         Full-time at 40-45 hours per week. Hours scheduled Monday – Friday with at least two evenings per week and occasional weekend commitments. Must be available to provide consultation for crisis calls outside of normal business hours.

        Salary for this position falls between $60,000 and $73,000 based on skills, experience and language ability.

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Posting Date:        September 26, 2022

Contact Details
Name: Joanna Cardona
Address: 373 Schmale Rd
City: Carol Stream
State/Province: Illinois
Zipcode: 60188
Country: United States
Ph: 630-384-8961