Gandara Center Residential Shift Supervisor in Northampton, Massachusetts
CHICOPEE, HOLYOKE, NORTHAMPTON, SPRINGFIELD Residential Shift Supervisor *Bilingual Candidates Encouraged to Apply *EOE M/F/D/V The G?ndara Center provides residential, mental health, substance abuse, and preventive services for children, adults, and families across the Pioneer Valley and eastern parts of Massachusetts. We believe in our communities and value cultural diversity and strive to provide culturally competent, innovative services to a diverse community. Our mission is to promote the well-being of Hispanics, African-Americans, and other culturally diverse populations, through innovative, culturally competent behavioral health, prevention, and educational services - Empowering Lives. Restoring Families Duties & Responsibilities: To assure that applicable rules, policies and procedures are being followed on their shifts. To provide leadership to their shift. To implement each client\'s individual Level Plan objectives under the direction of the Clinical Supervisor and Program Supervisor. Ensure all necessary documentation for shift is completed accurately and submitted for review. To provide appropriate, safe responses to emergency situations when necessary. To develop strong, supportive relationships with the clients and employees. To provide for client care and safety, and observe all safety measures. Access, plan and implement crisis interventions with clients. To notify Program Director immediately in the event of a client crisis, suspected illegal activity or any behavior constituting an incident in the program. To perform other duties as assigned by the Assistant Director and/or Program Director. Minimum Qualifications Bachelor\'s degree in Social Sciences or 2 years related field preferred. Demonstrates excellent leadership skills; Prior supervisory experience. At least two years of experience in Human Services working with adolescents. Must have valid driver\'s license; Must meet Agency requirements for driving history records. Must pass a CORI within the standards identified by EEC. Must have availability of an automobile to transport clients or perform other supportive services as necessary. Bilingual (Fluent in English and Spanish) and bicultural encouraged to apply. Benefits Retirement Plan 403(b) Employer Match Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance Paid vacations Paid holidays 8 discretionary days a year Mileage reimbursement The G?ndara Mental Health Center provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.