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Better Health Care Starts with You
The Clinical Supervisor is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Adult Crisis and Intake units, and to be actively involved in the interdisciplinary treatment planning and treatment delivery for the consumers. The Clinical Supervisor provides clinical services, staff supervision, training and consultation, serves as a liaison between the team, other departments and the Director and provides community linkage as necessary. The Clinical Supervisor also shares responsibility for providing clinical supervision to interns in the Adult Outpatient program. The Clinical Supervisor provides clinical services and treatment as per Washington Administrative Code.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Possess the knowledge, values, attitude and skills to create a trauma-informed, safe, trusting healing environment that respects the perspectives and experiences of the individuals, families, staff and communities we serve with safety and healing.
Education, Experience, and Certification
1.Licensed Master’s degree in one of the Behavioral Sciences from an accredited program required.
2.Meets the qualifications for an Approved Supervisor per WAC (preferred)
3.Minimum of 3-5years experience in the provision of clinical services to Seriously and Persistently Mentally Ill adults.
4.Bilingual in Spanish preferred
5.Demonstrated diagnosis and accurate assessment skills including mental status exam, lethality and level of functioning.
6.Demonstrated knowledge of psychotropic medications and ability to assess need for emergency medication.
7.Ability to interact with and supervise team members in a collaborative manner.
8.Commitment to treat consumers with sensitivity, tact and respect; as well as firmness when necessary.
9.Solid knowledge of theories of human behavior, personality development and psychological and physical cause of mental disorders.
10.Able to represent the agency to the community in a professional manner; able to communicate with families and outside agencies with clarity, sensitivity and tact.
11.Familiarity with Washington Administrative Code regulations and professional standards governing the treatment of mentally ill consumers.
12.Demonstrated competence in Microsoft Office suite and electronic health record.
13.Strong organizational skills.
14.Ability to maintain confidentiality in all matters.
About Navos:The mission of Navos is to improve the quality of life of people vulnerable to mental illness by providing a broad continuum of trauma informed care with a focus on recovery and resilience. For over forty years, Navos has been responding to the needs of people with mental illness in King County. Our services are targeted to those who live at or near poverty, often as a result of their mental illness. Navos is recognized as a leader for its efforts to transform services into care focused on recovery and wellness, and on the strengths of individuals with mental illness. We believe that all our clients can lead meaningful lives and successfully manage their mental illness. Every client receives individualized support to help them address their psychiatric and psychosocial needs, understand their medication, develop coping strategies, and connect to critical resources such as housing and employment. Even the most seriously ill patient participates in his or her own care.
Will be responsible for Next Day Appointment Crisis Services, Intake Staff and Interns.
Navos is committed to equal employment opportunity in all employment practices for all individuals without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, handicap, marital status, or veteran status.