The Clinical Director is responsible for the operational, management, and administrative duties within the program. This position will be a licensed or licensed eligible mental health staff who will provide the mental health and substance abuse services as needed to youth. In addition, the Clinical Director will provide clinical oversight of the program.
Ensure that all contract, state and federal regulations are met to the highest quality
Serve as the primary point of contact with the Florida DJJ personnel
Implement the program model with fidelity
Create an atmosphere conducive to youth engagement.
Supervise and direct staff through training, coaching, evaluating, and hiring/firing processes as necessary.
Ensure the program is operating effectively to achieve and maintain compliance in all areas of licensing/certification.
Maintain open and consistent communication with Regional Executive Director regarding all issues and/or incidents.
Directs all financial transactions of the program.
Maintains effective data collection and reporting in a timely manner.
Ensure that program youth are receiving the best quality services possible
Maintain positive relationships with funding sources.
All other duties as assigned
Assist students in achieving their academic and behavioral goals.
Train staff as needed.
Act in a professional manner and communicate effectively with all stakeholders.
Able to react to change productively and handle other essential tasks as assigned.
Oversee the physical facility, inventory, and vehicle maintenance.
Qualifications and Requirements:
Master's Degree in social service with a total of two years of supervisory/administrative experience. Licensed or licensed eligible.
Must be 21 years of age
Must possess excellent verbal and writing skills.
Budgetary experience preferred
Cleared background check from appropriate entity.
Computer literate with working knowledge of Microsoft Windows (Microsoft Word, Excel), variety of online database systems.
Must possess a valid state driver's license, registration and maintain state mandated car insurance.
Must be able to drive own vehicle.
Attend annual training sessions, conferences and workshops to guarantee understanding of current practices
While performing the responsibilities of this job, the employee is required to bend, hold, grasp, turn, or otherwise work with hand or hands. Must be able to lift up to 30 pounds. Must be capable of acquiring selected physical restraint techniques and CPR certification. Must be able to drive in various weather conditions and transport clients and families.
General office environment. Frequent driving and visiting in various communities in the county. Frequent computer use at workstation for extended periods of time. Public contact position requiring appropriate business casual apparel. Home based work in youth's neighborhoods during evening hours
Southwest Key Programs