Website Bay Cove Human Services
Recognized by the Boston Globe as one of the Top Places To Work, Bay Cove Human Services is a private, not-for-profit corporation that provides a wide variety of services to individuals and their families who face the life-long challenges of developmental disabilities, aging, mental illness and drug and alcohol addiction. We have a wide variety of programs available to our clients including residential services, employment support, and day habilitation programs. Bay Cove’s 2,000 highly trained employees serve more than 20,000 individuals and their families each year at more than 160 different program sites throughout Greater Boston and southeastern Massachusetts.
Program Director (Treatment Center, Boston)
Our mission is to provide a comprehensive and safe medical detoxification for adults with a chemical addiction, and to encourage and provide aftercare planning for any client requiring and accepting this service.
This is to be provided in a respectful and compassionate manner, through individualized medical, psychological and educational interventions.
Supervisory Responsibilities: Recruit, interview and hire appropriate applicants for management/supervisory positions Provide weekly (and more frequently as needed) supervision for all managers Prepare and present performance evaluations to all managers Preside over weekly management and monthly staff meetings Essential Functions of Position: Responsible for defining with staff, consumers and community participators, the scope, purposes and philosophy of the Methadone Treatment and Out Patient Counseling program and for translating this into appropriate policies and procedures Delegation of responsibility for various program components to competent staff members, defining tasks and job descriptions for each portion Setting up effective systems for administration, treatment, referrals, discharge, follow-up Responsible for overseeing effective financial management procedures, quality assurance review, in-service staff training, clients rights and confidentiality Plan, outline and organize the program’s goals and objectives Initiate and maintain program relations with agencies of Community and Mental Health Attract new and/or supplementary funds to support program activities Prepare reports/proposals as required by local, state and federal authorities Participation in clinical tasks including intake evaluation, on-going individual and group treatment, case presentations, supervision, consultation, and education both within the clinic and the community Coordinate and oversee the quarterly review of client charts
Professional Qualifications: LICSW preferred with a minimum of five years of clinical experience Considerable (minimum five years) administrative experience in a community social action program, addictions treatment facility, urban planning group or related training Demonstrated knowledge of local, state and federal funding sources for substance abuse treatment and control programs Demonstrated knowledge about community health and mental health agencies and criminal justice institutions which service persons with substance abuse issues Demonstrated ability to formulate, critically evaluate and interpret theoretical and empirical research studies of substance abuse and related medical, psychological and sociological issues
Driving License Required? No
Excellent benefits package including health and dental insurance, 403(b) retirement plan, tuition reimbursement/remission, paid vacation & holidays, sick time pay, and employee referral bonuses.
Apply online by going to https://www.baycove/org/apply/index.cfm?pid=10135.
Bay Cove Human Services, 66 Canal Street, Boston, MA 02114
Bay Cove is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
To apply for this job please visit www.baycove.org.