The Mentor Network Foster Care Clinical Supervisor in Lawrence, Massachusetts

Foster Care Clinical Supervisor Primary Location: United States-MA-MALawrence Function: Clinical Organization: Hastings Description

Amazing opportunity touse your passion, skills and experience to make a positive difference in themission-driven work we do every day. Come join our team of dedicated and caringprofessionals committed to making a positive difference in the lives of childrenand youth at risk.

The ClinicalSupervisor role is a fantastic role to continue your career path inSocial and Human Services with a myriad of career options to move up and acrossthe organization.

Specific Tasks Include:

  • Supervisesand oversees counselors and psychological services to ensure qualitypsychological evaluations and services for MENTOR program participants.
  • Establishesliaisons with consulting staff (physicians, psychologist, etc.) and mentors toensure coordinated service delivery to client. Consults to all treatment teamsand psych staff on assessment and interpretation as needed.
  • May assess and assign intakes;monitor daily census and any corresponding referral sources.
  • Ensuresprogram compliance with all corporate and legal requirements. Ensures adherenceto accreditation standards for disciplines and department in accordance withAPA and state guidelines.
  • Participatesin programmatic meetings regarding program development, policies, andprocedures, program evaluator, etc. as needed. May assist in the developmentand implementation of residential programs and oversight of clinical services.
  • Assemblesprogram statistics for reporting as needed and provides necessary documentationfor billing and mentor payroll if necessary.
  • Provideson-call support by participating in on-call rotation as scheduled and providingconsultation with team members as assistance is needed.
  • Maydevelop and implement crisis intervention emergency procedures

  • UtilizationReview, Quality Assurance, investigations, internal evaluations and participatein emergency coverage system.

  • Assistsin the overall management of the program and staff as directed by Program Directoror in the absence of Program Director. May oversee recruitment, matching,contracting, performance evaluations and reimbursement for mentors.
  • Ensuresdevelopment of comprehensive training for clinical staff, mentors, programparticipates and their families as needed.
  • Performsother related duties and activities as required.

SupervisoryResponsibilities :

Directs and supervises assigned staff includingperformance evaluations, scheduling, orientation, and training. Makes decisionson employee hires, transfers, promotions, salary changes, discipline,terminations, and similar actions. Resolves employee problems within positionresponsibilities.