Phoenix House Program Coordinator in Long Island City, New York

At Phoenix House, change is something we embrace every day as part of our values to deliver exceptional care. Phoenix House provides individualized, holistic drug and alcohol addiction treatment, with a legacy spanning nearly 50 years. We are passionate about healing individuals, families and communities challenged by substance use disorders and related mental health conditions. Phoenix House supports the mission through a holistic approach that focuses on the distinct mental, physical, and social needs of every person; innovation of best-in-class and evidence-based prevention, treatment, and recovery programs; and, the promotion of greater understanding of addiction. Our devoted staff are committed to treating the whole person—and come from all fields.

We operate personalized, strength-based, gender-responsive programs while living the values and being accountable for our commitments. Being introspective and becoming part of the solution is integral to every interaction and person we touch. As ‘One Phoenix House’ we believe in having fun along the way – embracing ‘progress not perfection’ as our journey continues.

We are looking for an Program Coordinator in our Long Island City (Queens), who will supervise for an OASAS 822 outpatient setting in service to patients receiving residential services nearby. New clinic to open, this is a start-up opportunity to build from the ground up.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • During start-up phase, responsible for providing individual counseling to a caseload of substance abuse patients in an outpatient clinic.

  • Shares group facilitation responsibilities with the team. Support intake assessments as necessary.

  • Direct and document patient care through treatment planning, case conferences and other required elements.

  • Conduct urine and saliva toxicology screenings and follow up as clinically relevant.

  • Longer-term vision for position is to manage day to day clinical operations and staff of the clinic, design/implement clinical programming, ensure compliance with OASAS 822 regulations.

EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience working with substance abuse patients in an OASAS 822 Outpatient Program and supervising staff.

  • Experience working with clinical supervision, case conferencing patient care and working with referents and other outside agencies.

EDUCATION:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work, Mental Health or related field

  • License issued by New York State in good standing

  • Qualified Health Professional (QHP)

  • CASAC

  • Completed OASASClinical Supervision training ispreferred.

Phoenix House conducts, background checks, fingerprints, drug testing, TB testing, verification of employment history and/or reference checks prior to employment.

Phoenix House is an Equal Opportunity Employer providing equality of opportunity to all who are protected against discrimination by law, regulation or executive order, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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