Mental Health Clinical Director @ Jewish Family Service of Greater New Haven

Mental Health Clinical Director

Mental Health Clinical Director (30-35 hours fulltime)
Dynamic LCSW with proven leadership skills, strong clinical skills and positive attitude to lead a growing mental health department serving children and adults in small family service agency in New Haven.
The right candidate will have exceptional organizational and administrative skills and understanding of regulatory compliance. Experience and comfort to engage in community outreach to help increase agency’s ability to provide services to more people in need of therapeutic intervention. Experience in direct supervision of clinical staff and MSW students important.
Clinical experience with children and adults as well as groups required. Includes a small caseload.
Bi-lingual a plus.
Collegial working environment, (currently remote) very generous vacation, sick and holiday time and medical benefits. JFS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Proof of COVID vaccinations required. Resume and cover letter requ*****************c Outpatient Clinic for Adults and Children

Jewish Family Service of Greater New Haven

-Directs, develops, monitors and supervises the agency clinical mental health unit

-Responsible for all oversight of regulatory compliance and re-licensing of the mental health clinic

-Evaluates the quality of practice in unit and maintains professional standards of conduct and performance

-Community outreach to grow and enhance the programs, within Jewish and local community

-Public speaking as necessary to grow and enhance program and agency

-Monitors assigned responsibilities of team

-Directs and coordinates Agency’s use of adult and child psychiatric consultations

-Coordinates the Agency’s activities with universities related to student training at the

-Administers and coordinates internal agency procedures related to service delivery,
including intake procedures, records, and annual evaluation of staff

-Consults and collaborates with agency grant writer and CEO about grant opportunities

-Consults with CEO in hiring social work personnel

-Maintains limited caseload


LCSW and several years of supervision experience
References, local and state police clearances, DMV clearance, DCF clearance, health form completed and COVID vaccinations required

Application Instructions

Applicants apply directly to Employer.
RESUME AND COVER LETTER REQUIRED -email to [email protected]
[email protected]

Job Summary

  • Duration: full-time
  • Benefits: paid vacation, sick leave, medical, vision, dental, 401(k) or 403(b) plans, leave early for Shabbat, Life Insurance, Paid Holidays
  • Other Benefits: HSA
  • Preferred Experience: Managerial (3-5 years)
  • Preferred Degree: MSW
  • Job Posted: 2021-09-02
  • Times this job has been viewed: 262 times
  • Job is posted for: 60 days
  • Job Categories: Director, Human Services, Social Worker
  • Organization Type: Family Services, Social Work
Job Location
Jewish Family Service of Greater New Haven
1440 Whalley Avenue
New Haven , Connecticut 06515


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