Program Director

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The Program Director is responsible for overseeing the programming and staff within the Short-Term Residential programs. This position's direct reports include 2 Behavioral Health Technician Supervisors, 2 Care Managers, a Clinical Team Lead, 2 Peer Support Specialists, and 2 Program Nurses (who are co-supervised with the Director of Nursing).

Here are some of the things you can expect to do in this role:
- Work positively as a member of the Leadership Team at Campus for Hope, as well as a member of the treatment team within the Short-Term Residential (STR) programs. These residential programs have 46 beds combined, and serve adults who have substance use issues and, most often, co-occurring mental health concerns as well

- Provide direction and supervision to assigned staff

- Ensure a holistic, person-first approach is being delivered in all programming throughout the residential units

- Review assessments and evaluations along with the Admissions Team and other members of Leadership to determine eligibility for admission

- Provide direction and leadership throughout the team and facility, through positivity and collaboration

- Make a huge difference in the lives of people who have come to CenterPointe for help in navigating their recovery journeys and obtaining their ideal state of health and well-being

CenterPointe is a non-profit organization that has served the Lincoln community for over 40 years, and in 1989 became one of the first agencies in the nation to offer truly integrated co-occurring treatment.
Grounded by the belief that every person has the ability to recover, CenterPointe offers a full continuum of care to people suffering from mental health and substance use disorders. The majority of the people we serve are also experiencing homelessness or near-homelessness. We believe in Housing First, Harm Reduction, and biopsychosocial treatment philosophies. By meeting people where they're at, we're able to help them to get better, sooner, for longer.

CenterPointe has stayed at the leading edge in our industry, receiving the SAMHSA Service & Science Award, various local acknowledgments and awards, and consistent CARF-International Accreditation since 1996. As we continue to push boundaries and provide the best services, we are growing as an agency and continue to look for innovative, person-centered opportunities to help the members of our communities. We hope you will join our team as CenterPointe expands and continues to seek only the absolute best employees who will maintain our high standards of care for the people we serve.

An organized and motivated leader who is always looking to make a positive impact on others. You understand the role that mental health plays in relation to whole-health and well-being, and you embrace the opportunity to work with a multidisciplinary team to address all aspects of an individual's health. You're adaptable, driven, and excel at time management. You are an exceptional leader, and possess the unique ability to get other "on board" and excited about changes and new ideas.

- A Master's degree in Counseling, Social Work, Psychology, or related field

- Active LIMHP and LADC licenses in the State of Nebraska

- At least 21 years of age

- Experience working with persons with co-occurring and complex diagnoses

- 2 or more years of experience directly supervising staff and/or clinical programming supervision

- A culture focused on work-life balance, personal and professional growth, inclusion, and engagement

- Limitless opportunities for professional training, growth & development, and career advancement including Professional Development Leave, internal and external trainings, and job enhancement opportunities

- Flexible scheduling options and generous paid leave policies including Mental Wellness hours, accrued vacation and sick time, and 9 annual holidays (plus a day off for your birthday every year!)

- Competitive pay and excellent benefits, including:
       - Affordable Health, Dental, & Vision insurance
       - Free Group Life Insurance, AD&D and LTD policies for all full-time employees
       - 403(b) retirement plan with employer contribution

- Discounted memberships with Genesis Health Clubs

CenterPointe is a proud EEO Employer; candidates of diverse backgrounds, ages, lifestyles, etc. are encouraged to apply!