Clinical Supervisor, Addiction Treatment Services

Location: Gloucester, MA
Job ID: 154062-1A
Date Posted: Oct 2, 2019

Job Description

Welcome To

Lahey Health Behavioral Services is part of a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

About the Job

Our outpatient treatment program is for individuals with opiate use disorders that combine pharmacological interventions and individual, group and family counseling services. Our program offers progressive viewpoints in regards to treatment and uses a client centered approach with each individual served. We work to create an environment that is non-judgmental and where clients can feel supported and respected. The Clinical Supervisor will provide supervision to Clinicians and interns and is responsible for ensuring the use of evidence based practices. The ideal candidate is dynamic, compassionate, and motivated to help clients meet their goals and improve their lives.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide clinical supervision to clinicians and interns
  • Maintain current knowledge of Medication Assisted Treatment for opioid use disorders
  • Carrie a small caseload including interviewing clients, completing intake paperwork, and formulating comprehensive biopsychosocial assessments and treatment plans
  • Chair the weekly multidisciplinary treatment team meeting.  Discuss and develop strategies to maximize client’s continuation and compliance in treatment 
  • Collaborate with the program’s Leadership Team to review the clinical program design and implements recommendations for improved client treatment
  • Regularly review the group treatment curriculum and develops new groups in response to the needs of the client population
  • Reviews data provided by the Bureau of Substance Abuse Services and modifies clinical programming based on information included in the reports

Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Social Work, Counseling or a related field (licensure preferred)
  • Two years of substance use disorder counseling experience
  • One year full time, clinical experience in a supervisory role required

About Us

The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.

Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.