Area Director - Residential Services

Job Type

Full Time




Herkimer Street
New York
United States


The Bridge, an innovative and well respected mental health agency serving adults with serious mental illness, substance abuse, co-occurring mental health and substance abuse disorders, and co-morbid medical conditions is seeking an Area Director for it's Residential Program to provide clinical and administrative supervision to residential support staff serving individuals diagnosed with serious mental illness; in conjunction with the AVP/VP/SVP, will be monitoring the appropriateness and quality of the standards of client care, ensuring compliance with agency and funders’ policies, procedures and program eligibility requirements; provide crisis intervention to clients in distress, attend case conferences for clients who are receiving services at community providers or are hospitalized; establish and maintain good relationships with neighbors, community organizations and leaders, and other providers.


MSW or Master’s in related field with 5+ years post Master’s experience

2+ years supervision of multiple programs, knowledge and experience with both OMH licensed and unlicensed programming.

Commitment to Trauma Informed services and increasing staff knowledge and performance

Experience with clients across the lifespan


Excellent compensation package.

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

Master's degree

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