Solace House
New York
Part Time
2 months ago

Job Title: Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Clinical Supervisor
Part-time with guaranteed hours; 30 in total (15 Clinical + 15 Administrative)

Job description:

  • Be a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and a certified SIFI field instructor or be eligible to take on the SIFI Course.

  • Starting from 30 guaranteed hours per week and could potentially increase over time.

  • Supervise and lead a clinical team of five therapists between two locations (Long Island City and Yonkers); including but not limited to:

    • Support therapists in assessment, treatment planning, and interventions

    • File Hygiene

    • Monitoring therapists’ schedules and longevity of clients’ therapy

    • Development and maintenance of directory of services/referrals

  • Development and delivery of Community Awareness Workshops.

  • Oversee social work internship program, including supervision of interns and

    therapists who are also supervising interns. Liaise with social work schools.

  • Report to the CEO on a monthly basis.

  • Have extensive experience with assessment/in-take in crisis intervention.

  • Demonstrate excellent listening and communication skills.

  • Demonstrate great warmth and the ability to empathize.

  • Be flexible with working hours which may include weekend and/or night work.

    • Respond to walk-ins or calls from clients or callers in crisis.

The successful candidate shall be required to:

  • Have your own Liability Insurance.

  • Build relationships with clients.

  • Work within the ethos and philosophy of Solace House.

  • Liaise with clients and their loved ones as appropriate, with regards to, assessments, outcomes, interventions and reviews.

  • Receive ongoing supervision.

  • Actively participate in Solace House internal meetings e.g., staff meetings, clinical meetings, training as appropriate.

  • Periodically liaise with other professionals and organizations as appropriate.

  • Take responsibility for one’s own continued professional development.

  • Keep up to date with best practice and procedures at all times in line with NASW Code of Ethics.

  • Maintain HIPAA compliant policies and procedures.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Strong leadership and management skills

  • Initiative, creativity and optimism

  • Communication skills

  • Organizational skills

  • Extensive knowledge of the New York City and State mental health system

  • Experience with maintaining compliance of city, state, and federal rules and regulations for mental health programs, and/or willingness to research and implement policies/protocols to ensure compliance.

The ideal candidate will have preferred skills:

  • Ability to assist admin staff with grants pertaining to clinical language

  • Technological wherewithal

  • Note: the successful candidate may be required to complete fingerprinting, a background check, and provide 3 professional references.

1040 Jackson Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101