Director of Crisis Services
Freedom House Recovery Center

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Post Date: Feb 11, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: - n/a -
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Location: US - North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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•        Licensed clinician, LCSW, LCAS, LCMHC or other behavioral health licensure (Required)
•        Direct care experience: At least 5 years of experience in assessment, treatment, and crisis management with adults with MH and SUD diagnoses
•        Supervisory experience: Three years of progressively responsible experience in counseling and counselor supervision, health care management, and substance abuse and mental health services (Required)
•        US work authorization (Required)
Freedom House Recovery Center is seeking full-time Director of Crisis Services for our 16 bed facility-based crisis/detox unit serving adults in Chapel Hill, NC. This position will also oversee a regional Mobile Crisis Team. Five years of direct clinical experience in MH/SUDs and a minimum of three years clinical and administrative supervision is required. Experience working with consumers in a medically managed detoxification setting is preferred.

The Crisis Services Director provides for the effective management of the day-to-day operations, both administrative and clinical, of crisis services. Administrative responsibilities include: ensuring that all aspects of programming meet regulatory standards, direct supervision and training of a multi-disciplinary team of professionals and paraprofessionals, maintaining appropriate staff and staffing ratios, effectively managing the program budget, reporting and evaluating outcomes, and serving as a positive representative of Freedom House in a variety of community-based meetings.

Clinical responsibilities include: assessment, treatment planning, crisis intervention, crisis counseling, aftercare planning, case conferencing with a multidisciplinary team and care coordination with other service providers.

This position reports to the agency’s Clinical Director. Work hours are Monday through Friday 8:00A-4PM with one weekend rotation per month. Evening hours may be required periodically in line with site needs.

•        FHRC offers medical, dental, vision, short-term disability and portable life insurance for the employee, spouse/partner, and child(ren).
•        FHRC pays for long-term disability & $50,000 life insurance policy.
•        New employees accrue sick leave & vacation leave monthly.
•        A 401K is offered


To keep our staff and clients safe, everyone is required to wear a mask and follow social distancing guidelines. Sanitation, in accordance with CDC guidelines, is followed.

Contact Details
Name: Ivy Williams
Address: 104 New Stateside Drive
City: Chapel Hill
Zipcode: 27516
Country: United States
Ph: 919-869-4707
FAX: 919-442-1838