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Regional Clinical Director

Company: Effective School Solutions
Location: Hauppauge
Posted on: June 20, 2022

Job Description:

About ESS: Effective School Solutions (ESS) is one of the country's leading providers in school-based mental health services for K-12 students. Serving over 2,000 students across nine states in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, and the West Coast regions, our company was founded based on the concept of offering the types of higher acuity clinical care that students would normally receive in a private practice or private school setting within the public-school building. In response to the strong uptick in mental health challenges for young people over the past decade, the company has expanded its services to offer a wider range of programming options, as well as professional development and consultative solutions for districts. With a relentless focus on data, ESS has a proven model, and is committed to establishing itself as the country's recognized thought leader and exemplar on what the highest quality school-based mental health looks like.About the role: Effective School Solutions is looking for top tier mental health leader to join its team as a Regional Clinical Director. The Regional Clinical Director will provide supervision and oversight to Effective School Solutions clinicians in approximately five school districts, leading the therapeutic programs and managing the relationship with partner district personnel. This role is perfect for someone who has a strong combination of clinical and relationship skills and is looking to make a broad impact in supporting the mental health of at-need students.The ideal candidate should possess strong clinical and therapeutic skills, and have prior experience working with high school and middle school students. The candidate should also have the communication skills and relationship skills necessary to interact with school district leaders in an advisory capacity, and the project management and supervisory skills necessary to lead ESS clinicians and to lead ESS work in improving mental health outcomes in school districts. The candidate will work with a highly seasoned and professional management team that is dedicated to providing the best possible clinical services. This position will include extensive training to insure that the chosen individual will have strong knowledge in the organization's protocols and model of services.Responsibilities:
--- Provides clinical and operational oversight of assigned ESS programs and staff.
--- Evaluates and trains program staff as needed
--- Participates in clinical and administrative meetings on a monthly basis
--- Participates in interviewing and hiring of clinical staff and responsible for clinical staff development.
--- Maintains a positive and collaborative relationship with clinical and school administrators and staff.
--- Moderate degree of travel for supervision of staff. Some travel required for participation in off-site meetings and events.Qualifications and Skills:
--- 8-10 years of clinical experience treating children and/or adolescents with significant behavioral and emotional challenges is required.
--- Must hold a valid clinical license in one of the following areas: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) or Marriage and Family Therapy (LMFT).
--- 4-6 years of supervisory experience in a clinical setting preferred.
--- Prior experience working in a clinical capacity within a school based program is a plus.
--- Excellent organization skills, attention to detail and a solution focused approach to problem solving is preferred.
--- Must be proficient in Microsoft Office and comfortable using a computer.
--- Must be able to complete clinical documentation to ESS standards.Effective School Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Keywords: Effective School Solutions, Westport , Regional Clinical Director, Executive , Hauppauge, Connecticut

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