Bilingual Lead Clinician

Berkshire Farm Center & Services for Youth

About the organization

Berkshire Farm Center & Services for Youth was founded in 1886 with a focus of healing and strengthening children in a family setting. Today, our mission continues:

to strengthen children and families so they can live safely, independently, and productively within their home communities.

Duties

Responsible for clinical supervision and managing the clinical staff, including but not limited to reviewing clinical assessments, and reports along with maintaining a caseload size up to 5 cases.
Accountable for attending necessary agency meetings, facilitating meeting with clinical staff and meetings with external stakeholders.
Responsible for maintaining paperwork in accordance with regulations and auditing and billing requirements in all youth charts.
Coordinating and/or conducting staff training and development, performance evaluations, directing and assigning work, approve time cards and time off requests, new hire orientation/onboarding and work directly with HR on recommendations regarding recruitment/hiring, employee relations issues, promotion and demotions.
Provides on-call administrative oversight when necessary.
Systematically monitors clinician results amongst expectations and will be responsible for implementing a corrective action plan, when necessary, including developing systems for tracking reports and other clinical requirements.
Oversees, monitors and ensures clinical staff compliance with treatment, required paperwork and system deadlines. Reviews and signs off on all required paperwork, manually and electronically.
Responsible to assigning responsibility to a specific individual charged with monitoring progress and outcomes

Qualifications

Master’s degree in social work, 2 years of postgraduate direct service delivery experience or a Master’s degree or Ph.D. in psychology, sociology, or other relevant behavioral science in which clinical experience is a program requirement, plus 2 years of postgraduate direct service delivery experience/or bachelor’s degree plus 5 years clinical employment experience in the behavioral sciences.
Fluent in English/Spanish with excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must have supervisory experience and be licensed (LCSW)
Must have a clean and valid driver’s license and clean driving record.
Must be able to work a flexible schedule including nights and weekends as needed.
Must be available to be on-call as needed.
Ability to work with economically and culturally diverse population.

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