Mental Health Manager

Our House, Inc.

About the organization

Our House empowers homeless and near-homeless families and individuals to succeed in the workforce, in school, and in life through hard work, wise decision-making, and active participation in the community.

Duties

-Lead Our House mental health programs, including adult, child, and family mental health services, built on best practices in the field, innovation, and sharing of resources
-Supervise and grow a high-performing mental health team to accomplish organizational goals and meet the staffing needs of our campus expansion
-Develop and maintain policies and procedures related to Our House’s mental health program operation and client case management
-Ensure data quality and accuracy, confidentiality and organization of client files, and comprehensive outcomes tracking
-Supervise the social work internship program, including coordination with academic social work programs on recruitment, placement, supervision, and reviews
-Oversee partnerships with partners who provide on-campus services to clients: primary healthcare clinics, behavioral health outreach, recovery support services
-Provide support in crisis management and conflict resolution including support to team members in de-escalation and emergency response
-Provide professional leadership and coordination with social workers on the Our House team. Lead weekly staffing sessions and foster cross-program integration of services
-Ensure compliance with requirements of regulatory agencies and funders of mental health programs, including service provision, reporting, data entry, file maintenance
-Conduct other duties as assigned to fulfill Our House’s mission

Qualifications

-LCSW or parallel credential from other therapeutic fields preferred
-Experience working with individuals, families, and children in poverty, distress, and/or homelessness and near-homelessness
-Strong administrative skills, including experience supervising a team and overseeing program development to achieve measurable outcomes
-Excellent customer service skills, patience, and conflict-resolution
-Comfortable speaking in front of small groups
-Unwavering commitment to quality programs and data-driven program evaluation
-Strong written and verbal communication skills; a persuasive and passionate communicator with excellent interpersonal and multi-disciplinary project skills
-Proficiency in basic word processing, Excel, Google Workspace, and data entry
-Action-oriented, entrepreneurial, adaptable, and innovative personality
-Ability to work effectively in collaboration with diverse groups of people
-Passion, idealism, integrity, positive attitude, mission-driven, and self-directed

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