Clinical Supervisor - The Christopher

Job Type

Full Time




New York
New York
United States


The Center for Urban Community Services, a national leader in the development of effective housing and service initiatives for homeless people, invites applications for a Clinical Supervisor position at the Christopher. The Christopher is located in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan, a 167 unit supportive housing residence for low income tenants, many of whom have histories of mental illness, homelessness, substance abuse, and /or HIV/AIDS. 

The Clinical Supervisor is responsible for the supervision and direct oversight of a clinical services team. This position has significant decision making, supervisory, administrative, program management and service delivery responsibilities, including ensuring staff productivity, the achievement of measurable outcomes, and recipient satisfaction. This person will also be expected to participate in and contribute to a program culture that is client centered, outcome oriented, and dedicated to continuous quality improvement. 

Experience and Education Required:

In this job, you will be able to work toward your LCSW by obtaining the necessary clinical practice hours and receiving supervision from a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.

Experience and Education Required:

 External applicants:

  • LMSW and 3 years relevant experience 
  • Consider education and experience
  • Has 18 months toward LCSW hours and agrees to take exam when eligible. 
  • Supervisory experience preferred, but not required 

 Internal applicants

  • LMSW and 1 year of service at current program.
  • Experience with related populations
  • Supervisory experience preferred
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Computer literacy required
  • Bilingual English/Spanish preferred
  • Please be advised that you must upload your cover letter and resume in one document.

·        Applicants will only be considered for positions they apply for.

Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual English/Spanish preferred

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

Master's degree

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