9 East Franklin Street
JOB SUMMARY/GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF PURPOSE:
The Program Director is a professional position within B’More Clubhouse, providing services for adults with mental illnesses in accordance with the Clubhouse International standards. All Clubhouse staff work side by side with members on all tasks necessary for the operation of the clubhouse, including but not limited to administrative tasks, research, enrollment and orientation, accounting, fundraising, and public relations. The Program Director will work with the Executive Director to manage the Clubhouse program, supervise staff, and provide clinical supervision for program staff. The Program Director will also ensure that the Clubhouse remain in compliance with CARF accreditation standards as well as Maryland Medicaid compliance.
PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: (Most duties are performed side by side with members)
a. Implement and ensure the practice of the Clubhouse philosophy and standards for
Clubhouse International accreditation.
b. Assist Executive Director in the hiring, orientation and training of new personnel, practicum students, and volunteers.
c. Assist Executive Director in the fiscal management of the Clubhouse as needed.
d. Make decisions regarding the administrative functioning of B’More Clubhouse in the absence of the Executive Director.
2. STAFF SUPERVISION:
a. Assist Executive Director in conducting annual evaluations of program staff performance.
b. Provide clinical supervision of program staff in accordance with Maryland Medicaid guidelines.
c. Ensure timely completion of, and reviewing and signing, clinical documentation as needed.
3. FACILITATION OF CLUBHOUSE UNITS:
a. Supervising and supporting program staff in the facilitation of Clubhouse units.
b. Planning, coordinating, and executing daily work alongside Clubhouse members.
c. Working collaboratively with Clubhouse members to complete all Clubhouse work and tasks and creatively engaging members in the work of the Clubhouse.
d. Organizing, executing, and participating in some evening, weekend, and holiday activities.
e. Assisting members in accessing needed community services and supports.
f. Providing outreach to members who have not been attending Clubhouse.
g. Providing support for members in identifying and obtaining educational goals.
h. Actively participating in fundraising efforts for the Clubhouse.
4. EMPLOYMENT SUPPORT:
a. Support members in reaching employment goals, including but not limited to working with members to develop resumes, prepare for interviews, and conduct job searches.
b. Manage one or more Transitional Employment placements, which includes maintaining a relationship with the placement employer, learning the job responsibilities for the placement, training Clubhouse members in the job responsibilities, monitoring Clubhouse members in the placement, and providing coverage for the job when Clubhouse members are unavailable.
c. Assist in the development of Transitional and Supported employment opportunities.
d. Assist in the management of Clubhouse employment programs.
a. Attend all training as required by B’More Clubhouse and any partner agencies, which may include travel to and work at other Clubhouse locations. Attendance at a two or three week Clubhouse training at an authorized training base will be required.
6. OTHER DUTIES:
a. Perform any other duties as assigned by the Executive Director or other designated supervisor.
The above statements reflect the general duties considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as identified, and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the position.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.
Master’s Degree or higher in Social Work or related field with Clinical Licensure (LCSW, LGSW, CPRP)
Preferred experience in working with persons with mental illness
within the Clubhouse model.
This is a full-time, salaried position. The Program Director will be required to participate in some evening, weekend, and holiday activities of the Clubhouse. Some in and out of state travel will be required.
Health and Dental Benefits included.
Minimum Education Required
How To Apply
Before applying, please learn more about our organization at www.bmoreclubhouse.org and www.clubhouse-intl.org
Submit cover letter and resume in .pdf format to firstname.lastname@example.org with "Program Director" in the subject line.
No phone calls about the position, please.