Clinical Supervisor: The Welcoming Center & Immediate Stabilization Services
Company: Seneca Family of Agencies
Location: San Jose
Posted on: October 19, 2020
OverviewThe Clinical Supervisor is responsible for leading and
implementing high quality clinical service delivery at the
Welcoming Center and in Immediate Stabilization Services. Through
regular supervision, paperwork review and approval, and
collaboration with county partners, the Clinical Supervisor ensures
that staff provide effective services to clients and families
enrolled in the programs. The Clinical Supervisor works to maintain
close collaborative relationships with County partners and outside
The Welcoming Center is a home-like receiving center that supports
children and youth as they navigate the trauma of placement
disruption. Our multi-disciplinary team provide safety, care,
comfort, and therapeutic supports for up to 24 hours.
The Welcoming Center serves young people in Santa Clara County
Have just been removed from their home - Are returning from
elopement - Otherwise experience a loss in placement
New arrivals are met with empathetic and well-trained therapists
and counselors who provide a calm, stable environment while their
individualized needs are assessed and placement is secured.
Immediate Stabilization Services supports young people and their
Resource (foster) Families in times of crisis and high need to
reduce the likelihood of placement disruption and preserve their
placement. These prevention and stabilization services are
available 24 hours a day, with the goal of improving youth safety
ISS staff provide:
Phone-based assessment - In-person stabilization - Short-term
ISS services are also utilized to facilitate successful transition
into new placements for youth as they leave the Welcoming Center.
In this way, the ISS team can be a stabilizing and consistent
support team for young people as they experience a change in
- Supervise a team of 6-8 clinicians. Meet individually with each
clinician and intern weekly to provide clinical consultation,
supervision around improvement of job performance, and
- Develop an accurate assessment of the needs of the program and
clinical team and provide training, consultation, and guidance to
all staff as necessary.
- Assist staff with development and implementation of creative
interventions for youth that promote Seneca's mission of
- Guide treatment planning and assist as appropriate in placement
in and out of Seneca through intakes and discharge
- Review clinical paperwork, ensure clinicians complete all
paperwork within the agency timeline, and confirm that
documentation meets Medi-Cal and other county
- Coordinate consultation to therapists and direct service
- Coordinate/communicate with the Seneca psychiatrist and provide
support and resources to them as needed for the care of the clients
in the program.
- Nurture and sustain a positive team culture that centers values
of anti-racism and anti-oppression.
- Lead and participate in the review of policies, practices, and
data through a lens of anti-racism to ensure equitable outcomes for
youth and families and equitable opportunities for staff.
- LCSW or LMFT required.
- Must be licensed for at least 2 years and able to provide
supervision according to regulations of BBS.
- Valid California driver's license and insurability by Seneca's
automobile insurance carrier.
- Clearance of TB test, fingerprints, and any other mandatory
State/Federal licensing or certification requirements.
- Experience with adoption, trauma and family relationship issues
of children served a plus.
- Must have expertise using and training others to use the DSM 5
to diagnosis children.
- Must have/develop expertise and routinely train others in
utilization of Medi-Cal documentation procedures.
- Strong communication, organizational, analytical, and
- Full time, Monday-Friday
- Some on-call responsibilities
- Annual performance evaluations provide the potential for a
generous salary increase each year
- Relocation assistance may be available
- Comprehensive employee benefits package, including 75% paid
premiums for medical and fully covered dental, vision,
chiropractic, acupuncture, long term disability, and life
insurance, as well as 50% paid premiums for dependents
- Employer-paid Employee Assistance Plan
- 403b Retirement Plan
- 5 weeks of flexible paid time off
- Excellent clinical training, individual and group supervision,
and assistance toward licensure.
- Training stipend and professional development
- Opportunities to develop specialized skills, including clinical
supervision and evidence-based practices
- Abundant promotional opportunities across the agency in
California and Washington
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