FT - Program Coordinator (KARE)
Coordinates evaluation process for referrals to program, initial psychiatric evaluations with program psychiatrists, and ongoing consumer care. Chairs all monthly treatment team meetings with DYFS, CMOs, and YCM. Schedules initial family evaluations to coordinate admission to program and ensures all paperwork is completed according to Agency procedures. Facilitates staff development by meeting program staffing needs, ensuring all staff are trained accordingly, and provide ongoing supervision. Provides on-call coverage with 24 hour emergency and crisis capability. Must be able to ensure program is meeting all standards of care, serving the target population, and communicating with external community agencies as required.
Requirements: MSW in social work or MA in psychology or a related field. Must have a current and valid New Jersey LCSW, LSW, or LPC with three years of experience in the provision of youth mental health services. Must have one full year of supervisory experience.
Shift: Full-time, 9am-5pm, Monday through Friday. Must have some flexibility for evening appointments.
Location: Kearny, New Jersey.
E-mail your cover letter and resume to email@example.com and in the subject line, refer to job code KARE-PC, or fax to 201-935-3991.