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Clinical Supervisor - IMT

Center for Urban Community services


The Center for Urban Community Services, a national leader in the development of effective housing and service initiative for homeless people, invites applications for TWO Clinical Supervisor position at the new Intensive Mobile Treatment Team. . The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene recently asked CUCS initiate another Intensive Mobile Treatment Teams that will continue the success of the current team. The Intensive Mobile Treatment Team will work with individuals that move frequently across the behavioral health care system (outpatient and inpatient), the homeless services system (shelter, street, Safe Haven), and the criminal justice system (jail, probation, parole), and have barriers to engage in the services they need.

The Clinical Supervisor will provide administrative support to the IMT program, including supervision of the 2 Peer Specialists, and will have an integral role in program development and the creation of a culture that is person-centered, outcome-oriented, and dedicated to continuous quality improvement. The Clinical Supervisor will also provide direct services, including:

Screening and assessing (including for risk) participants, families and /or significant others involved with the participant to develop a person-centered treatment plan.
Screening and assessing participants for the treatment of co-occurring substance use disorders including through involvement in an interdisciplinary assessment.
Advocating and liaising for recipients within the criminal justice and shelter system.
Assisting program participants in securing medical care, entitlement and other community supports that promote integrated physical and mental health, safety, wellbeing and recovery.
Providing or connecting participants with employment counseling, vocational rehabilitation, completion of housing applications and placement, and provision of life skills training.
Providing individual counseling that includes principles of Integrated Dual Disorder Treatment as appropriate.
Provide on-call support on a rotating basis for the 24-hour emergency line.

Eligible CUCS Home to Stay staff will have exclusive recruitment privileges for 3 weeks from May 10, 2017.


LCSW (Internal applicants with an LMSW and 18 months of practice experience within the agency are encouraged to apply)

Relevant post-master’s experience

Strong writing and verbal communication skills

Computer literacy, especially in regards to Microsoft Excel, Outlook, and Word.


· Please be advised that you must upload your cover letter and resume in one document.

· Applicants will only be considered for positions they apply for.


Posted on 05/11/17; CVMHA ID #11002