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Clinical Manager- Residential Rehabilitation Services

Company: Veterans Inc.
Location: Shrewsbury
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Job Description:

Are you motivated by knowing you've made a difference in someone's life and in our community? Do you have a passion for helping those in substance abuse recovery? If you answered yes, then you may have what it takes to be part of the Veterans Inc. team at Independence Hall!At Independence Hall, we provide client-centered care and recovery-oriented treatment within a therapeutic environment. We are looking for innovative staff for our licensed Substance Abuse Treatment programs, which are open to both veterans and the community.The Clinical Manager of the Residential Rehabilitation Services (RRS) program is responsible for providing clinical supervision to the RRS program staff, which includes the Counselors, Recovery Specialists, and Case Managers. This position is responsible for reviewing and participating in treatment planning and follow-up with client care services. The qualified candidate must have team-building and leadership skills, management experience, substantial training in the treatment of mental health and substance use disorders, a dependable work ethic, and the ability to multi-task and prioritize. WHAT YOU'LL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR DAY TO DAY:

  • Works in collaboration with the Program Manager and Medical Director and provides clinical supervision and leadership of designated staff. Responsible for oversight and assisting RRS program staff with treatment planning, patient assessments, and staff development of evidence-based practices and psychosocial approaches. Assists Program Manager with developing a strategic plan to implement a comprehensive mental health and substance use treatment program at Independence Hall. Assists with developing the policies and procedures that will support the program and reflect the agency's philosophy and objectives.
  • Works in collaboration with the Program Manager and Business Department to ensure all program standards are met to maintain licensure by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, compliance with BSAS Standards of Care, CARF Behavioral Health accreditation, and the standards set by the VA.
  • Works in Collaboration with Human Resources to coordinate training for staff as needed to support program needs and provide education regarding psychotherapeutic techniques and evidence-based treatment practices.
  • Assists Program Manager with identifying mental health and substance use assessment tools and how they should be administered.
  • Responsible for supervision of medical observation documentation and MAT and psychiatric services while patients are in the program.
  • Assists with developing and launching a patient engagement initiative, including outreach to de-stigmatize the utilization of counseling services, and works to enhance the "Culture of Care" and understands how to treat clients with dignity and respect and de-escalate upset clients.
  • Assists with establishing a Medication Management Team and the processes by which they will support clients.
  • Increases education, screening, care coordination, risk reduction interventions, and counseling for patients with or at risk of HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis C, and other diseases associated with opioid use disorders.
  • Provides required documentation and timely reports (including narratives and data reports) as needed.
  • Along with the Program Manager, assists with facilitating staff meetings and assists with staff recruitment efforts.
  • Responsible for maintaining minimum clinical staffing 24/7 in order to assure client safety and adherence to state licensing requirements, including all critical staff on all shifts. Also, maintains a strict policy and practice of non-abandonment of client care and acts as the final line of coverage in the event of unavailability of replacement staff.
  • Other duties and special projects as assigned.WHAT YOU MUST HAVE:
    • Master's Degree in Social Work or related field required.
    • Must meet the definition of Licensed Clinician (LICSW, LMHC, or LMFT, or LADC 1)
    • Documented supervisory/management experience.
    • Documented experience working with adult mentally ill and substance abuse disorder population and clients with trauma histories.
    • Strong interpersonal, organizational, and writing skills.
    • Documented experience working within an inpatient treatment center or human service setting.
    • Experience using electronic medical records desirable.
    • Must have a valid driver's license and reliable transportation.
    • Must be able to successfully pass a CORI/Background records check.
    • Compliance with Veterans Inc. COVID-19 Vaccination Policy. Religious and Medical Exemptions are considered.WHAT WE AN OFFER YOU:Comprehensive Benefits Package for FT employees includes:
      • BCBS Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
      • Employer Paid Short and Long-Term Disability and Life Insurance.
      • $2000 Medical Opt-Out program if you have medical coverage through another source.
      • Retirement Plan (403B) with a $2000 Match
      • Flexible Spending Accounts
      • Tuition Reimbursement Program
      • Paid Parental LeaveFor more information, or to apply now; visit our . Please do not mail, email, or fax your cover letter/resume as we are limited to only accepting completed applications through our . Mailed, emailed, or faxed cover letter, resume, and applications will not be reviewed.Veterans Inc. is proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender identity or protected Veteran status. If you need assistance completing an application please contact .We do not accept unsolicited resumes from agencies. Agencies are requested not to contact Veterans Inc. with recruiting inquiries.

Keywords: Veterans Inc., Worcester , Clinical Manager- Residential Rehabilitation Services, Healthcare , Shrewsbury, Massachusetts

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