Associate Director of Residential Programs / Full-Time / Days
Company: Chestnut Health Systems
Posted on: November 18, 2021
Chestnut Health Systems is seeking a full-time Associate Director
of Residential Programs for our Bloomington, IL facility.
Chestnut Health Systems is a leading provider of behavioral and
primary health care services. Over four decades, Chestnut has grown
to over 700 committed, compassionate employees providing substance
use, mental health and primary care treatment to patients in
Central and Southern Illinois. We provide fully integrated care for
all of our patients by combining behavioral health care services
with our community-based primary care health centers. Chestnut also
conducts research and training throughout the U.S.A.
**Please note to be considered for a position you must attach a
resume, complete the application, and answer all screening
Supervision of the residential programs, ensuring programming is
operating at an optimal level, including exercising discretion and
independent judgment on a daily basis related to required and
desired program components and services.
Support and model Recovery Value of Hope by maintaining a
strength-based approach, communicating client outcomes and success
stories, encouraging staff, and advocating for their success.
Support and model Recovery Value of Respect by speaking to staff,
clients, and colleagues assertively, addressing issues directly
when needed, and maintaining positive relationships with other
Support and model Recovery Value of Empowerment by offering support
and guidance to staff, encouraging them to engage and invest in
program development, maintaining a presence on the units to mentor
and coach staff, and to be involved in setting their professional
Support and model Recovery Value of Health/Wellness by modeling and
encouraging staff to engage in healthy coping strategies. Encourage
and support scheduled breaks, reasonable work hours, and
responsible use of vacation and personal time. Take responsibility
for the cleanliness of the units/building.
Support and model Recovery Value of Spirituality/Connectedness by
maintaining positive and healthy relationships with colleagues and
staff, encouraging teamwork, and supporting colleagues and staff.
Maintain accessibility and responsiveness to staff.
Develop treatment curricula, incorporating the latest
research-based best practices
Assist the Residential Programs Unit Coordinator (Non-Clinical)
with the training of non-clinical staff, as needed.
Coordinate treatment services as assigned by staffing cases with
clinical staff and making appropriate recommendations according to
ASAM, SUPR, and Joint Commission criteria.
Attend and supervise assigned and designated staff meetings.
Supervise the completion of clinical activities such as
skills/education groups for clients and monitor the completeness
and timeliness of documentation.
Master's degree in a human services field; or a Bachelor's degree
in a human services field with at least five (5) years' clinical
experience and five (5) years' supervisory and administrative
Illinois license of LMFT, LCSW or LCPC or Certified Alcohol and
Drug Abuse Counselor (CADC) certification required.
Knowledge of trauma informed care and co-occurring disorders
Requires the ability to exercise professional, independent
discretion, and judgment related to who will reside in the program,
needed program components, and consumer treatment
Requires basic computer skills and experience to include MS Word,
MS Excel, Outlook, Adobe Acrobat and an electronic medical record
Satisfactory completion of Chestnut's background checking
This full-time position includes an excellent compensation and
benefits package including health, dental, vision, life, and
disability insurance, a retirement savings plan with company match,
generous paid time off benefits, and more.
***For additional information and inquiries text "Chestnut" to
Chestnut welcomes applications from qualified individuals with
EOE - Minorities/Females/Vets/Disabled
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