Social Worker Supervisor in Staten Island at The Jewish Board

Date Posted: 12/27/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Staten Island
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/27/2019

Job Description

PURPOSE STATEMENT:

The Jewish Board’s Community Behavioral Health treatment programs provide compassionate, high quality, evidence-based services to individuals and families in the communities we serve. Our staff use a culturally competent, person centered approach to help individuals and their families develop skills and resources to improve overall functioning, to instill hope, and to strengthen resiliency. Our programs work closely with community partners to address health disparities in our neighborhoods while also celebrating the strengths and resilience of our communities.

POSITION OVERVIEW:

The Social Work Supervisor will be responsible for direct care, oversight of administrative and clinical supervision and staff performance evaluation.  Requires familiarity and compliance with all relevant regulations.  All responsibilities are to be carried out in accordance with the standards of regulatory bodies and of the Jewish Board of Family & Children's Services.

   KEY ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • The Clinical Partner will advise the Director and offer clinical support to FRC Family and Youth Advocates

  • Coordinates with Director Outreach plans that inform the community about FRC services and generates referrals.

  • Assist in program development and new initiatives  as part of the Leadership Team.

  • Provide seminars for FRC staff on various topics to enhance their knowledge around interventions, medications, diagnoses and other relevant topics.

  • Conduct youth assessments to determine the level of care needed for referral to mental health providers or CSPOA.

  • Ensure compliance with Office of Mental Health (OMH) standards.

  • Provide direct services to limited caseload.

  • Other clinical and administrative duties, as assigned.

EDUCATIONAL / TRAINING REQUIRED:

  • Manage client wait-list.
  • Provide individual supervision to social work staff.

  • Provide and supervise crisis management.

  • Provide clinical and administrative coverage of clinic,

  • Two years of supervisory experience is preferred.

  • Strong clinical group, family and individual intervention skills required.

  • Good organizational, team work and communicate skills needed.