Are you ready to embark on a new career endeavor?
Join The Doe Fund on our mission to break the cycles of homelessness, addiction, and criminal recidivism by providing holistic services, housing and work opportunities to the under-served populations including the formerly homeless and incarcerated, disconnected youth, veterans, and people living with AIDS. Our flagship transitional work program-- Ready, Willing & Able-- integrates paid work, occupational training, and holistic supportive services to facilitate an individual’s return to mainstream society.
We are currently seeking an energetic, self-motivated Clinical Coordinator to join our growing Scatter Site team.
The Ideal Candidate:
You have a Masters in Social Work or Masters in Psychology from an accredited college or university.
You have three years minimum post master’s experience; 1-2 years of which should include supervisory experience
You possess a working knowledge of mental health and substance abuse issues as well as homelessness. In addition, you should be comfortable working with and around a diverse group of individuals.
Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
Major responsibilities of the Clinical Coordinator include, but are not limited to the following:
Provides clinical and administrative supervision to members of the Clinical Team and interns.
Offers assistance and support to Clinical Team via individual supervision, group supervision and weekly team meetings.
Receives NY/NY III Applications, sets up interviews for prospective residents. Facilitates admission meetings with the Clinical Team to discuss applicants and appropriate placement.
Completes required governmental and agency reports.
Provide individual psychotherapy sessions for residents and crisis intervention as needed.
Assigns cases to members of Clinical Team based on caseload and reviews service plans and progress notes to ensure completeness. Ensures that clients are seen regularly by Clinical staff, services are provided, client apartments are maintained properly, and other client care services as needed.
Develops and maintains a system of assessment/evaluation of all case management function, to assure compliance with The Doe Fund and Department of Health and Mental Health standards. Implements in-service staff trainings and maintains a directory of resources around issues such as substance abuse, and mental health and counseling.
Collaborates with all departments as it relates to the residents and assists in coordinating care and referrals with community agencies and is involved in the discharge planning process from correctional or mental health facilities as necessary