• Clinical Director - $10k Sign On Bonus!

    Job
    18-51242
    Location
    CA, Bakersfield
    Facility
    Kern County AES Center
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Shift
    Day
  • Overview

    Our Clinical Director has responsibility for the supervision of the psychologists, social workers, recreation therapist, competency intervention specialists and oversight of the AES assessments and treatment program.

    Qualifications

    Education

    • Doctoral degree from an accredited college or university in a health-related field.

    Experience

    • Three (3) years of experience in a mental health setting.
    • Three (3) years at a senior to mid- level supervisory experience.
    • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department.

    Licenses/Certifications

    • Licensed as a psychologist in the state where services are provided.

    Responsibilities

    1. Supervision and clinical leadership of the Psychology and Social Work staff. Provides individual and group supervision. Provides teaching and clinical leadership. Is responsible for utilization and performance of the clinical staff including compliance with accreditation standards.
    2. Clinical supervision of all evaluation and treatment activities. Monitors the individual program components to assure high quality program; provides clinical support and supervision to staff.
    3. Assigns and supervises triage evaluations and psychological testing.
    4. Acts as the lead representative of the program to the courts. Provides consultation and teaching on forensic issues to staff and students.
    5. Responsible for the process and quality of the provision of treatment, psychological and social work assessments, behavioral plans and other clinical services.
    6. Is sensitive to cultural diversity issues, treats person served as an individual, and considers the culture of the person served when providing care and treatment.
    7. Is knowledgeable about care and treatment needs of persons served of different ages. Provides individualized care and treatment that is consistent with/sensitive to the age and life span developmental needs of each resident.
    8. Must be able to apply principles of critical thinking to a variety of practical and emergent situations and accurately follow standardized procedures that may call for deviations.
    9. Must be able to apply sound judgment beyond a specific set of instructions and apply knowledge to different factual situations.
    10. Must be alert at all times; pay close attention to details.
    11. Must be able to work under stress on a regular or continuous basis.
    12. Perform other duties as assigned.

     

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