Assistant Program Director of Residential Treatment - Auburn

Spurwink Services Auburn, ME
Spurwink Services has an opportunity for an energetic, dedicated Master's level clinician for our Residential treatment Program in Lewiston/Auburn. This is an opportunity to compliment your clinical experience with managerial/administrative skills. The Lewiston/Auburn program provides a treatment intensive environment for children and adolescents with complex trauma, psychiatric , behavioral, and developmental needs.

Duties:

* Train and supervise staff.

* Under Program Director's supervision, monitor and fiscally manage Residential Treatment budget.

* Under Program Director's supervision, manage program development.

* Participate in client CCR and IEP.

* Maintain a current Maine driver's license and a clean driving record as

outlined in Spurwink's Driving Policy.

* Perform behavior management including passive physical restraint, life space interviews and prescribed mental health intervention.

* Implement client Service Plans, Individual Client Behavior Management Plans, Discharge Plans and Transition Plans as they are integrated into the residential treatment programming of individual clients.

* Fill the function of generalist when needed.

* Perform intake assessments, (making recommendations to the Program Director).

* Provide on-call and/or other coverage.

* Administer prescribed medications as needed.

* Provide emergency coverage to Residential Treatment when needed.

* Perform liaison, advocacy and brokerage with community.

* Other responsibilities as deemed appropriate.

Qualifications:

Master's degree in related Mental Health field, and Maine State Licensure of at least LMSW level. LCSW preferred.

Two years experience in a similar clinical setting and two years administrative/supervisory experience preferred.

Spurwink is an equal opportunity employer.

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