Far Rockaway, NY
  • Oversees the development of a safe, coherent and therapeutic milieu through the implementation of the program and management of the facility. 24/7 on-call required for emergencies and questions.
  • Provides clinical supervision to the group leader.
  • Provides ongoing formal staff training.
  • Attend all weekly treatment team meetings.
  • Performs administrative functions such as monitoring facility maintenance, ordering food and facility supplies, creating staff schedules, ensuring completion of all mandatory documentation and overseeing and managing program budget.
  • Oversees implementation of and fidelity to the Missouri approach.
  • Oversees the implementation of a highly structured program which includes, but is not limited to school, recreational activities, therapeutic activities and family visits.
  • Regularly attends Community District Meetings and joins at least one Community Planning Board Committee.
  • Regularly attends and participates in the ACS Community Partnerships Initiate Coalition meetings.
  • Joins and regularly attends and participates in meetings of at least one other community group such as the local Rotary, Civic Association or Block Associates.
  • Establishes relationships with local the police precinct and fire house.
  • Builds relationships with local places of worship.
  • All other duties as assigned.
  • Baccalaureate Degree required; Master’s Degree preferred.
  • Previous experience with court-involved youth, and experience working within a residential setting is essential.
  • Prior supervisory experience required.
  • A valid driver’s license from NY, NJ or CT required.
  • On-call 24/7 availability for emergencies and questions, with ability to regularly work afternoon and evening shifts.