Program Director( Scopes)

Job: Scopes Category: General

WJCS’ School Based Mental Health Satellite Clinics in 2 local elementary schools in the Peekskill City School District is seeking a part-time of full-time, 28-35 hours per week, with benefits, Program Director. The Program Director has daily administrative and clinical responsibility for the mental health clinic services that are provided to school-aged children and their families. He/She will supervise a professional team of clinicians who identify, diagnose and provide treatment and support to “at risk” students and their families on-site in 2 schools. The Program Director establishes and maintains collaborative relationships with the school community as well as organizes and provides training to the school and parent community within each school building. The applicant must have clinical experience working with youth and families and be a Certified Social Worker (CSW) or Ph.D. licensed to practice in New York State. Strong writing, verbal, organization, and computer skills are necessary. Experience working with an “at-risk” youth population is desired. A car is needed since the position may require off-site work and travel between the 2 school buildings and the clinic. Proficiency in Spanish is preferred.  This is an excellent opportunity to positively impact the social/emotional success of youth in a school-based clinic setting.

At WJCS we value our employees, their contributions, and their growth. We demonstrate this commitment with much more than highly competitive benefits and compensation - we show it every day in the way we work together, embracing leadership behaviors that are recognized and rewarded throughout our system.  We value you, your growth and your contributions.

If you would like to be considered for the position please send your resume with cover letter to Human Resources via email, [email protected].

Our address is 845 N. Broadway, White Plains, NY 10603 and our fax number is 914-421-9066.

 

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Requirements

The applicant must have clinical experience working with youth and families and be a Certified Social Worker (CSW) or Ph.D. licensed to practice in New York State. Strong writing, verbal, organization, and computer skills are necessary. Experience working with an “at-risk” youth population is desired. A car is needed since the position may require off-site work and travel between the 2 school buildings and the clinic. Proficiency in Spanish is preferred.

Benefits

The agency provides a dynamic atmosphere of exciting and challenging programs. We also offer very generous benefits to eligible employees including:

  • Comprehensive health insurance coverage for part-time and full-time employees and dependents with a portion paid by employer
  • Dental insurance
  • AFLAC benefit programs
  • 403(b) Plan
  • Agency-paid Pension Plan
  • Agency-paid Long-term Disability Insurance
  • Agency-paid Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Flexible Spending accounts
  • Generous time-off benefits
  • Direct Deposit
  • Savings on auto or homeowner's insurance with option of payroll deductions
  • Tuition assistance to help you reach your educational goals
  • Day Care reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Ongoing professional training and development

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