Job Description

Summary

Develops, implements, and supervises clinical services provided by a team or unit; directly supervises team or unit personnel.                                                                                                          

Requirements, Training and Experience

       Master's degree in social work, psychology, or related field and one year of experience providing direct services to the specific target population including one year full-time administrative/supervisory experience; Prefer AZ licensure within the first year of employment. 

OR  

Bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology, or related field and three years of experience providing direct services to the specific target population including one year full-time administrative/supervisory experience; Prefer AZ licensure within the first year of employment. 

OR

Associate’s Degree in social work, psychology, or related field and seven years of experience providing direct services to the specific target population including one year full-time administrative/supervisory experience; Prefer AZ licensure within the first year of employment. 

OR

Possession of an RN License from the State of Arizona and 3 years of clinical experience in a community mental health or psychiatric setting. Must be licensed or certified.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Administrative ability to develop and implement program objectives.

 

  • Demonstrated ability to work on a multi-disciplinary team and with the public.

 

  • Considerable academic and experiential knowledge of the principles and practices of modes of psychotherapy, especially crisis intervention and short-term models using individual, families, and group approaches.

 

  • Skill in training others to conduct various modes of psychotherapy.

 

  • Demonstrated skill in assessment, diagnostic evaluation, therapeutic treatment, and case management practices, including follow-up and closure.

 

  • Considerable knowledge of the principles and practices of community mental health, alcohol, or substance abuse services.

 

  • Considerable knowledge of psychopathology and psychotherapeutic techniques.

 

  • Considerable knowledge of the cultural characteristics of various minority groups.

 

  • Knowledge of, and experience in management and supervisory functions, including supervision of cases and records.

 

  • Demonstrated ability to orient, train, supervise, and evaluate staff.

 

  • Academic and experiential knowledge and skill in program and research planning, development, and implementation of services for special populations.

 

  • Some knowledge of budgetary control procedures.

 

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.

 

  • Availability to work evening hours

 

  • Possession of Arizona driver's license, fingerprint clearance as working with children.

 

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