Clinical Coordinator
Breaking Ground

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Post Date: Aug 19, 2020
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: 8/20/20
Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - New York - Brooklyn
Job Reference: 673
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The Clinical Coordinator is responsible for ensuring that service provision is of the highest quality and is consistent with housing first and harm reduction approach. The Clinical Coordinator oversees a staff of 4-6, liaises with psychiatric support services, interacts daily with multiple outreach providers, and serves as a member of the management team.


Provide clinical direction and leadership to the program, help troubleshoot, problem solve, and strategize solutions around client engagement and challenging behaviors
Promote a staff and resident culture that emphasizes housing placement as a measurement of success; ensure that clients are ready for housing placement
Oversee development and implementation of individual service plans; ensure documentation of client contact and progress is comprehensive and timely
Assess and evaluate client functioning.
Supervise and conduct case conferences
Coordinate delivery of care with multiple service providers, particularly outreach teams.
Work collaboratively with outreach teams to ensure individuals succeed in transitional housing and avoid return to homelessness.
Provide support and guidance to front line staff in managing difficult situations and successfully de-escalating conflict.
Perform other related duties as assigned.

Master’s Degree in Social Work and an active LMSW license OR a MPH degree is required
Min. 5 years working w/ chronically homeless
Housing based case management experience strongly preferred
Supervisory experience and strong clinical and assessment skills
Proficiency in motivational interviewing techniques
Superb collaborative skills, ability to work successfully w/ a wide range of stakeholders
Creativity, strong problem-solving skills
Bilingual Spanish/English is preferred

Contact Details
Name: Michele Palmer
Address: 505 8th Avenue, 2nd floor
City: New York
State/Province: New York
Zipcode: 10018
Country: United States
Ph: 7325334022