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Job Code: CD
Posted On: Thursday, 4th May 2017
Location: Chatham County
Chatham County
Job Type:
Full Time
Education: Masters Degree
Travel:

Job Description:

Summary:

This position is responsible for the clinical services and programming within at least one county that Daymark Recovery Services has a location.  This position reports directly to the ACOD.  This position is responsible for all local clinical operations and compliance with all applicable policies, procedures, regulations, and laws.  Offers on-going mentoring, coaching, and training to clinical staff.  Assure adequate staffing at all times to meet service demand.  This position is the community liaison between Daymark Recovery Services and the community at large and is often the spokesperson for Daymark Recovery Services to the community.

Special Attributes:

  • Strong psychosocial and clinical assessment knowledge.  
  • Minimal supervision regarding use of time
  • Ability to prioritize work assignment.  
  • Must possess strong knowledge of clinical skills, a vast knowledge base of mental health and substance abuse disorders and vigor to continue the learning process.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with professionals and clients/families
  • Ability to make sound decisions in emergency situations
  • Supervisory Responsibilities:
  • Provide on-site administrative supervision to all Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services staff

Qualification Requirements:  

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Highly motivated and resilient professional
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Demonstrated leadership and supervisory experience
  • Demonstrated ability to positively lead change and gain results
  • Strong clinical decision making skills
  • Demonstrated ability to balance economic, business, and operational factors with clinical care responsibilities
  • Preceptor and teaching ex[experience helpful
  • Strong critical thinking/problem-solving skills
  • Proven conflict management/resolution skills
  • High Professional ethics and standards
  • Strong team player and team building skills; ability to collaborate with all levels and areas
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Proven relationship-building and management skills
  • Ability to effectively and positively influence and persuade

Education and Experience:

Minimum of a master's Degree in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling or other license eligible field strongly preferred.  Work history of three plus years of clinical practice preferred.  Must have administrative supervisory  history of no less than two years.  Will consider other non-licensed degrees with commensurate work experience and skill set.

Certificate, Licenses, Registration:

Preferred Licensed or Certified  om Are of Practice as relevant to candidate.  Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Psychological Associate, Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified Substance Abuse Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, or Licensed Practicing Psychologist.

 

Preferred Skills:

Language Skills:

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret human service periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or government regulations.  Ability to write reports, business correspondence, effective treatment notes and related documents.  Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers and/or the public.

Mathematical Skills:

 

Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as percentages, mean, mode, and median ability to interpret bar graphs

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Thank you for your interest in a career at Daymark Recovery Services. Use the Online Application link below or Download an offline Application (Adobe PDF format) and fax it to 800.294.8952 or email it directly.

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