Director of Mental Health Services
Join the region’s largest behavioral health system and help make a positive impact in the lives of children, families, and staff! This position will provide oversight and management for the day-to-day operations of the following areas in the Outpatient Mental Health Department: Medication Management, Outpatient Therapy, and other contracted services. The incumbent will report to the Chief Clinical Officer and have a pivotal role in building and executing a vision and strategies to strengthen the Agency’s culture of clinical excellence.
The successful candidate will be a passionate individual with the ability to lead a team and empower staff to provide quality, compassionate clinical care. This position is responsible for developing, implementing, and evaluating the department’s services as well as maintaining licensing and accreditations for all Outpatient Mental Health program(s) across agency and school-based locations.
The Director is responsible for quality outcomes, the administrative, fiscal, and clinical management of all assigned programs including collaborating with other internal/external stakeholders, adhering to outcomes, meeting regulatory standards, maintaining required productivity, staff training and supervision, and new program development.
This position supervises (2) two Mental Health Services Managers and reports directly to the Chief Clinical Officer. The position also collaborates as part of an interdisciplinary team with several other clinical directors.
Position may require providing direct clinical services with clients if/when needed.
**$3,000 Sign-on Bonus*** ($500 at the time of hire, $1,000 after three months and $1,500 after successful completion of six months).
Starting salary to be based on licensure status and experience.
Salary: $60,000 to $66,000
Application deadline: May 10, 2021
Tentative start date: ASAP
To apply: Visit https://www.achievementctr.org/careers/
About the Achievement Center:
Our agency exists to help families navigate challenges, remove barriers, and to help provide opportunities for every child to succeed. Since 1923, we have provided hope, healing and support to children and families across the region. The Achievement Center advocates
for children and offers our expertise to serve them.
Our dedicated staff strive to meet the unique needs of children and adolescents who are experiencing emotional, developmental, social, physical or behavioral challenges. Our talented clinicians work tirelessly to help children achieve milestones and to help families accomplish
goals they never thought they could.
At the Achievement Center, we believe that any child, through any challenge, can achieve. When children and their families experience difficulties in their daily lives, they can turn to the Achievement Center for help.
The Achievement Center of LECOM Health commits to further living our values of inclusion and compassion and to strengthening policies and practices that better demonstrate social responsibility, diversity, inclusion equity, and cultural humility. We are committed to continuously listen, learn, and grow. We believe that an informed, diverse, and representative workforce will help everyone achieve more and do better.