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EMPLOYMENT SERVICES SUPERVISOR-CAREER NETWORK

Center For Urban Community Services

Description

The Career Network, an innovative and exciting program has implemented the Evidence-based practice of supported employment in CUCS’ supported housing programs and offers Supported Employment Services to individuals with special needs living in the community at large. We work with individuals with various special needs including a history of severe and persistent mental illness, HIV/AIDS and or a history of homelessness. Our mission is to assist program participants in achieving their employment goals. The program seeks to assist participants in living a full and satisfying life in the community.

The Employment Services Supervisor is responsible for the supervision of a team of Employment Specialists. This position has significant decision making, supervisory, administrative, program management, program development, inter-team coordination and contract regulatory/policy compliance.
The Employment Services Supervisor will be responsible for managing various employer relationships along with establishing and maintaining relationships with external referral sources. This is a dynamic position which offers the opportunity to impact the growth and development of the program on multiple levels.
The Employment Services Supervisor is part of the program’s management team. This position offers the opportunity to develop managerial skills, provide direct supervision to a team of master’s level social workers and provide crisis intervention, assessment and other support of program participants as needed. The underlying premise of the program is that employment can and does play an integral part in a person’s recovery path.

Qualifications

• LCSW, experience with related populations, supervisory experience preferred. Candidates within 6 months of eligibility for their LCSW license are encouraged to apply.

• Strong clinical skills required.

• Strong verbal and written communication skill and computer literacy required.

• Current CUCS employees who have not yet obtained the LCSW will be considered if they have accumulated at least 18 months of eligible LCSW practice time and are licensed as an LMSW.

Contact

Send resume and cover letter to the following email address: Jordan.Horowitz@cucs.org

Posted on 05/31/18; CVMHA ID #12111