Program Manager (356)

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Other duties may be assigned.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Other duties may be assigned.

The essential functions include:

  • Develop, administer, and maintain Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) describing the terms and agreement of school-based service delivery for schools
  • Respond to program development needs and requests regarding school-based MH services
  • Establish and report on SBS program evaluation activities and studies
  • Facilitate coordination and integration of SBS and clinic-based services, including but not limited to, responding to requests for services, clinical recordkeeping, transfer of cases
  • Attend DMH and DCFS related presentations and trainings
  • Communicate and coordinate services with other agencies and providers of SBS
  • Develop and maintain written SBS operational procedures
  • Participate in annual program budget planning and implementation
  • Develop, maintain, and administer the Substance Abuse program in schools
  • Provide consultation to Substance Abuse program interns
  • Work closely with intern training program coordinators to provide opportunities for interns to participate in SBS and clinic/ community based services.
  • Provide periodic in-service trainings and consultation as needed
  • Provide weekly individual and group supervision to SBS clinical staff
  • Provide clinical and administrative supervision to MFT and MSW interns
  • Attend and participate in Family Resource Centers meetings, including staff, in-service, supervisory training seminars and COA related committees and task force groups as needed
  • Coordinate and plan community events for clients, family members, and community members.
  • Partner with the On-Call Crisis Manager to provide 24-hour LPS and crisis support 2 days per week. This will include managing the crisis phone and responding to crisis in the field as needed.
  • Complete LPS (5585, 5150) hold application when needed.
  • Other duties as required

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & CERTIFICATES

  • Masters degree (MSW/MFT) with licensure for two years
  • 3 years experience with school-based MH preferred
  • Minimum 2 years experience supervising clinical service delivery staff & interns
  • Experience with Short-Doyle/Medi-Cal Rehabilitation Option rules & regulations
  • LPS certification preferred
  • Valid California drivers license, driving record and personal vehicle insurance acceptable to Hillsides' insurance carrier

HILLSIDES OFFERS EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE:

  • Competitive salary

  • Medical insurance with a $10 premium per paycheck for employee only coverage plan

  • Dental insurance 100% employer paid for HMO employee only coverage plan

  • Life and AD&D insurance 100% employer paid up to two times the annual salary

  • Flexible Spending Account with $500 roll-over limit

  • 401k with no wait period, 5% employer match cap and no vesting schedule

  • 12 paid holidays per year and generous paid time off policy accruing up to 22 days off annually

  • Bilingual stipend of $2,000 or $4,000 for applicable?positions

PQI STATEMENT

Every employee has the opportunity and responsibility to participate in one or more activities each year that support the performance quality improvement (PQI) of Hillsides' programs & services. Activities might involve membership on a PQI committee or work group, service as a peer reviewer, data collection for PQI and evaluation purposes, completion of PQI questionnaires and surveys or participation in focus groups, or other activities as identified by PQI committees or work groups.

TRAUMA INFORMED CARE (TIC)

Hillsides practices Trauma Informed Care (TIC) principles which recognizes the signs, symptoms, and widespread impact of trauma; Employees are asked to comprehensively integrate knowledge of Trauma Informed Care into policies, procedures, and practices with the goal to prevent re-traumatization which promotes healing of families, youth, individuals, and communities.

OSHA CATEGORY:

This position performs tasks that may involve exposure to blood, body fluids, or tissues. All Hillsides employees are offered the opportunity to receive the Hepatitis B vaccination series.

Hillsides is an Equal Opportunity Employer