Director of Clinical Services
Description: The New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children, (NYSPCC) is accepting applications for the Director of Clinical Services. This senior level position, reporting to the Executive Director, is responsible for directing all clinical services for children and families. This includes the Trauma Recovery Program and the Therapeutic Supervised Visitation Program. The Trauma Recovery Program provides long-term therapeutic services to children and families who have experienced child abuse, neglect, and other traumas, utilizing various trauma-informed modalities (TF-CBT, Art therapy, ARC model.) The Therapeutic Supervised Visitation Program is designed to empower parents, who are court-ordered and considered high-risk, to improve their parenting skills and strengthen relationships with their children. The Director of Clinical Services will also oversee the Crisis Debriefing Program that supports child welfare staff in the aftermath of child fatalities or other critical incidents, and the Safe Touches Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Programs.
Clinical Director Responsibilities:
The Director is responsible for ensuring quality clinical mental health services; integrating various trauma-informed modalities into practice
Providing direct supervision for the Manager of the Trauma Recovery Program and the Manager of the SVP Program.
This position also is a member of the Senior Management Team, and as such, collaborates with the Research, Training and Development departments regularly to further agency goals.
This position provides training to outside constituencies and participates in various state and national committees as needed.
The Director also oversees all protocol development and compliance, curriculum development, grants management, and ensuring proper administration of evaluation tools.
LCSW, LCSW with PhD, or a licensed psychologist
Extensive training and experience in providing trauma and grief counseling to children and families.
Eight to ten years of direct clinical supervisory experience in the child welfare field is preferred.
Experience in individual, group and family therapy required.
Strong assessment skills and experience with integrating research into practice.
Familiarity and experience working with clients that have experienced domestic violence, child abuse and neglect, substance abuse and mental illness.
Excellent writing and communication skills and computer competency.
Schedule: The regular hours for the position are as follows: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 10-6; Thursday 11-8; and Fridays, 10-5, with occasional weekend hours.
Salary/Benefits: The salary for this position is $100K, commensurate with experience. Excellent benefit package, including health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 403B plan with match, life insurance, and generous vacation/personal day leave.
How to apply: Please send your resume, cover letter and clinical writing sample to Sandra Singh, 161 William Street, 9th Floor, New York, NY 10038 or e-mail to email@example.com
The NYSPCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer that promotes diversity in its employment practices. Employment decisions are made without regard to an applicant's actual or perceived race, color, religion, creed, sex/gender, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, age, disability, alienage or citizenship status, marital status, arrest or conviction record (consistent with the provisions of New York State’s Corrections Law), partnership status, familial status, liability for military service, status as a victim of domestic violence, stalking or sex offense, veteran status, genetic pre-disposition or carrier status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.