Posted on: May 3, 2021
Since 1996, LifeWorks has earned a reputation for providing
mental health services that are informed, respectful and culturally
responsive. Our vision is to build a stronger community where
access to effective mental health services supports individuals,
children, and families throughout the lifespan. We work
collaboratively with city, county and state programs, other service
providers and the community to support the well being of Sonoma
County. Description Are you a dynamic and focused leader with
experience in program management? Come join our team at LifeWorks!
LifeWorks of Sonoma County is a nonprofit mental health agency that
has been serving all of Sonoma County for 25 years. To learn about
our five unique programs, go to Lifeworks is looking for an
experienced California Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or
Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) with a track record of strong
clinical and programmatic leadership. This position requires an
investment in social justice awareness and advocacy, cultural
humility and a conscientious approach to privilege and power.
Bilingual/bicultural candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
The Program Director manages multiple contracts for outpatient
therapy services and a team of associate and licensed clinicians.
This person collaborates with administrative and program staff in
developing systems and protocols that enhance clinical practice.
Key Responsibilities DUTIES: - Contract management- serves as a
liaison for contracts, representing the agency in the community.
Tracks contract progress and goals. Submits data and documentation
per funding requirements. - Staff management- hires, trains, and
evaluates staff. Provides direct management and clinical
supervision to associate and licensed clinicians and administrative
staff. - Program management- oversees all aspects of program
implementation including maintaining adequate referrals and
caseloads, tracking staff productivity, providing quality control
of documentation and files. - Leadership- participates in agency
development and decision making as part of a collaborative
leadership team. Provides community education and training through
presentations and involvement in community events. Qualifications
REQUIRED SKILLS:- Detail-orientated- the ability to understand
written and spoken details and data; to review, audit, and utilize
detailed information; ability to communicate clinical and
programmatic details clearly.- Communication- strong, assertive
communication skills and commitment to proactive conflict
resolution.- System development- the ability to assess current
systems for effectiveness and efficiency; ability to develop new
systems and implement them effectively across multiple levels of
the agency (clinical, administrative, management).- Staff support-
the ability to have healthy, professional relationships with peers
and subordinates; the ability to supervise a diverse team from a
culturally respectful perspective.POSITION REQUIREMENTS:- LCSW/LMFT
with current CA licensure (ability to supervise associates
preferred)- At least two years of program management- Ability to
pass state and federal background check- Bilingual candidates are
encouraged to apply "Out-of-school time" represents the array of
programs that provide children and youth with learning and
development opportunities outside the typical school day,such as
before school, afterschool, and summer learning programs.
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