Each year, Bay Cove provides effective, compassionate care to more than 20,000 individuals and families who face the challenges of developmental disabilities, mental illness, drug and alcohol addiction and aging at over 160 sites in Boston and southeastern Massachusetts. Our goal is to provide full, rich lives for people with the greatest challenges.
We are presently seeking to hire a Team Leader to:
Handle oversight of clinical and administrative aspects of Safety Net Outreach Team, a component of CBFS, providing services and support to 200 adults living independently in Boston neighborhoods.
Be responsible for staff hiring, scheduling, supervision; monitoring documentation to meet regulatory standards and respond to reporting requirements.
Provide and support staff in providing crisis intervention.
Monitor engagement and risk reporting.
Handle oversight of service components of Home at Last(HAL)grant in collaboration with Housing Dept., DMH, Homeless Outreach Team and city shelters.
Rotation of on-call coverage.
Master’s Degree in psychology, counseling, social work or related field and professional licensure in Massachusetts (LCSW, LICSW, LMHC).
Five years experience providing services to adults with mental illness.
Proficiency in word processing and other computer functions.
Demonstrated commitment to housing as an essential right for all persons.
Demonstrated professional communication and organizational skills.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team, including with funding sources, and collateral providers.
Ability to handle the stress of frequent encounters with individuals with challenging behaviors.
Ability to provide trauma informed care and understand the impact of trauma on staff provision of services.
Ability to function under pressure in a fast paced human service environment
Recognized by the Boston Globe as one of the Top 100 Places To Work four years running, Bay Cove Human Services is a private, not-for-profit corporation that provides a wide variety of services to individuals and their families who face the life-long challenges of developmental disabilities, aging, mental illness and drug and alcohol addiction. We have a wide variety of programs available to our c...lients including residential services, employment support, and day habilitation programs. Bay Cove's 1,400 highly trained employees serve more than 12,000 individuals and their families each year at more than 100 different program sites throughout Greater Boston and southeastern Massachusetts.