Case Management/Social Services, Education/Teaching/Training, Program Management
COMPELLING OPPORTUNITY FOR SOMEONE WHO WANTS TO FULFILL ON THEIR PURPOSE, MAKE A MEANINGFUL DIFFERENCE FOR OTHERS, AND ADVANCE THEIR CAREER! The YWCA of Metropolitan Chicago, a 21st Century, business-savvy, social enterprise committed to “Eliminating Racism and Empowering Women,” is seeking a CLINICAL SUPERVISOR. This person will be based at YWCA Parks Francis Center, located at 6600 S. Cottage Grove, Chicago 60602. This is an exempt, full-time position, reporting to the Coordinator of the SEXUAL VIOLENCE SUPPORT SERVICES (SVSS) Clinical Program; salary is commensurate with experience.
POSITION PURPOSE: The Clinical Supervisor assists management staff in all aspects of the development and management of the counseling program. Key responsibilities include providing clinical supervision to several clinical team members and interns, providing direct clinical services, and administering professional trainings to staff and targeted institutions.
Assist in the identification of counseling and/or crisis intervention service needs
Facilitate clinical team meetings
Conduct individual and group counseling sessions
Participate in the development of quality improvement plans for the YWCA's Clinical Program
Develop supportive programs for therapists who work with clients at other YWCA sites
Participate in the shared responsibility for clinical supervision, evaluation, and the retention of highly qualified staff
Assist in the planning and facilitation of trainings related to sexual violence
Develop and coordinate the Clinical Internship Program
Ensure that all management and reporting of data is completed in a timely and accurate manner
Foster agency-wide collaboration among the diverse program services offered by the YWCA to enhance the levels of help and assistance potential and existing members receive
Master’s degree with a major area of study in social work, counseling, or a related field from an accredited university/college
Licensure as an LCSW/LCPC
Minimum of three years of counseling experience
Minimum of one year of supervisory experience in trauma, sexual assault, incest, domestic violence or related issues
Knowledge of the impact of complex trauma on victims and family systems
Demonstrated clinical knowledge and the ability to guide others in crisis situations
Highly developed communication skills – oral, written, public presentations, and relationship-building
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience
YWCA Metropolitan Chicago is committed to providing women with the support and tools needed to transform their lives, to be confident in their choices and to make valuable contributions to their communities.