Behavioral Health Professional Supervisor

Division:  Administration

Department:  HCBS

Hours: Full-Time Monday-Friday  (8:30am-4:30pm)

 Application Deadline:  March 18, 2019




Licensed level healthcare professional with prior experience working in a behavioral health clinic or care management agency in a supervisory capacity


Master’s Degree in Human Services field with 3 years prior experience supervising clinicians and/or care managers who are providing direct services to individuals with behavioral health diagnoses


Knowledge of mental illness diagnoses

Knowledge of Dual Disorders

Ability to work with the Interdisciplinary Treatment Team

Familiar with community agencies and resources

Good organizational, diagnostic, and assessment skills

Good oral and written communication skills

Good time management skills

Leadership abilities with strong supervisory skills

Familiar with computer programs (e.g. Word, Excel, EHR)

The ability to climb stairs, bend, stoop, sit, stand, reach and lift items weighting up to 40 lbs.

Ability to legally operate a vehicle in NYS


Primary Duties

Provide clinical supervision to team members

Provide leadership in the development and implementation of new program initiatives

Creates and leads work groups to assist with implementation

Participate as requested on related human service committees or councils

Prepare reports as required by regulation

Responsible for case record maintenance and other data in accordance with program policy and requirements

Act as resource/consultant for team members

Review all team related incidents

Maintain records according to applicable standards and regulations

Understand and follow all program policies and procedures

Represent the agency and program in the community and with other service providers

Participate in and successfully complete all required staff training and development activities

Perform other related tasks as directed by supervisor