Site Administrator - Residential

Location
Montgomery County, Maryland
Posted
May 05, 2015
Closes
Jun 09, 2015
Hours
Full Time

Cornerstone Montgomery Inc. is the leading Behavioral Health Agency in Montgomery County, Maryland, providing mental health and co-occurring substance use disorder treatment since 1971. 

Our Residential Programs provide therapeutic services in a residential setting. Services are developed according to client need and choices. Staff offer counseling, independent living and self sufficiency seminars, social and recreational activities and case management. Clients develop and accomplish Individualized Rehabilitation Goals, and assisting them in dealing with the pressures and challenges of daily life. This Program is currently seeking a two full-time Site Administrator to perform the following functions:

  • Provide psychiatric rehabilitation and case management services to clients with mental illness or co-occurring mental illness and substance use disorders. Provide life skills training, behavior management and crisis intervention. Orient, train and oversee Counselor's concerning utilization of community resources, documentation, policies and procedures. Provide guidance and assistance to counselors concerning: assessment, planning, and clinical administrative problem solving. Develop the work schedule of staff coverage for the site, approve leave requests under the direction of the Program Supervisor, and secure coverage or delegates that task when needed. Relay pertinent information to the Program Supervisor. Lead staff meetings in the absence of the Program Supervisor. Address any problems arising at the site and facilitate the operation of the site to ensure the completion of fire and safety checklists, compliance with licensure, and health code regulations.

Candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree (or Master's Degree) in Psychology or a related field and previous experience supervising staff; 1 year of medical Electronic Health Records (EHR); have full access to a vehicle, with no more than 2 negative points on your driving record and you must successfully complete a criminal background check.

Cornerstone Montgomery offers a great medical, vacation, retirement and tuition package. We also offer travel reimbursement. For more information about Cornerstone Montgomery and the services we offer, please visit our website at: www.cornerstonemontgomery.org

Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to:  careers@cornerstonemontgomery.org

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