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Our company is known for an unwavering commitment to exceptional value and recovery-focused, quality care. We are experts in the field of behavioral health care, providing cutting-edge mental health and substance use community-based services and offer a dynamic employment experience! Pathways offers competitive salaries and benefits, comprehensive on-boarding and job training, a supportive learning environment, ongoing education in the use of evidence-based, promising practices and much more! We have over 30 outpatient behavioral health locations nestled throughout our communities located in Kern County, Los Angeles County, Orange County, and San Diego County.
Opportunity Knocks is a volunteer mental health program providing outpatient services for individuals between the ages of 18-59, with severe and persistent mental illness, recent history of incarceration due to mental illness, and are currently homeless or at risk of homelessness. Our services include intensive case management, psychotherapy, skill-development groups, medication management, vocational linkage, temporary housing support, benefits processing, and outreach and engagement.
The Clinical Manager is responsible for the management of personnel, services, and Clinical and Program operations related to the team assigned.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
Maintain timely and accurate clinical and personnel documentation
Timely and accurate completion of mandated paperwork
Maintain productivity standards
Timely and consistent completion of all required training
Flexibility and ability to manage ever-changing priorities
Coordinate and communicate with multiple parties in a timely manner
Conduct assessments, crisis intervention, individual and family services
Develop a working relationship with out of home service providers, such as psychiatric hospitals and as a liaison between providers and clinical staff. She/he will collaborate with the Utilization Management/Quality Management Department to meet RBHA deadlines
Effectively use the Electronic Health Record system and monitor reports
Maintain ethical standards and professional boundaries
Identify and work with staff’s strengths and weaknesses
Hire, train and supervise staff
Monitor reports and various compliance standards
Provide culturally relevant and trauma informed services
Demonstrate professionalism, integrity, and ethical provision of services and conduct
Participate on committees
Create personal and team goals and program development
Provide the best customer care possible
Identify and build upon the strengths of consumers, coworkers, and the communities we serve.
Support consumers’ steps towards Recovery and Wellness.
Create an organizational culture that respects and celebrates the diversity of our consumers.
Value learning as an ongoing process that enables us to better service our consumers and establishes our leadership in the industry.
Research and utilize our industry’s best practices and analyze our own services to ensure the best possible outcomes.
Master's degree in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling or relative field, or Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Psychology from an accredited college or university
Must be a licensed LCSW, MFT or licensed by the appropriate Board as a Clinical Psychologist to practice independently at the highest level possible. Licensed for two years preferred
Supervisory experience required.
Must have current fingerprint clearance (and maintain during employment) and be able to pass the background check.
Valid California driver’s license as well as proof of education are required.
Prior behavioral health experience preferred
KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Ability to effectively prioritize and manage time
Computer knowledge and skills (Word/Excel/Outlook)
Ability to work flexible schedule
Ability to work with diverse population
Ability to participate/facilitate the CFT and ART process, develop crisis plans, SNCD and coordinate and implement services
Ability to provide therapeutic services and carry a small caseload as/if needed
Ability to coach others and provide disciplinary action
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