The incumbent in this position is responsible for the clinical and administrative oversite of the PROMISE Assessment Center in New Castle County. The incumbent is responsible for screening and evaluating individuals with Serious and Persistent Mental Illness (SPMI) and functional deficits, securing and receiving services in the least restrictive environment. The incumbent develops, recommends and oversees the implementation and application of policies and procedures. The incumbent assures the training and certification of case managers uphold the standards of PROMISE.
Essential functions are fundamental, core functions common to all positions in the class series and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties for any one position in the class. Since class specifications are descriptive and not restrictive, incumbents can complete job duties of similar kind not specifically listed here.
- Develops, recommends and oversees the implementation and application of policies and procedures.
- Provides technical guidance and supervision to program supervisors and staff through unit and site supervisors.
- Oversees the application of policies relating to quality assurance regarding programs, services, clients/patients' rights.
- Acts as liaison between centers and various public and private care agencies as well as the court and local governments regarding program issues service delivery issues.
- Resolves operational and service delivery issues as necessary.
- Acts in the absence of the Regional CMHC Director.
JOB REQUIREMENTS for Clinical Services Administrator
Applicants must have education, training and/or experience demonstrating competence in each of the following areas:
- Three years experience in health or human services work such as applying theories, principles, laws and practices of health or human services programs and services that assist with and improve life for individuals, families, or communities such as financial support, employment, unemployment, housing, health care, disease prevention, substance abuse, child protective services, physical/mental health treatment and prevention or rehabilitation.
- Six months experience in health or human services program administration such as overseeing and directing the development, implementation and evaluation of health or human services programs and services; planning and establishing short and long range program goals and objectives. Providing advice to other agency organizational units through consultation.
- Six months experience in developing policies and procedures.
- Six months experience in staff supervision of two or more employees which includes to plan, assign, review, discipline, recommend hire, promotion, termination and administer performance plans and reviews.
- Knowledge of budget management and control which includes managing a budget for the purpose of keeping expenditures within the limitations of available appropriations and available revenue and maintaining, monitoring, projecting and controlling a budget within set policies and procedures.
The application and supplemental questionnaire are evaluated based upon a rating of your education, training and experience as they relate to the job requirements of the position. It is essential that you provide complete and accurate information on your application and the supplemental questionnaire to include dates of employment, job title and job duties. For education and training, list name of educational provider, training course titles and summary of course content. Narrative information supplied in response to the questions must be supported by the information supplied on the application including your employment, education and training history as it relates to the job requirements.
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