Assistant Director Clinical Program

Washington, D.C.
Aug 08, 2017
Executive Administration Jobs
C-Level & Executive Directors
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Job Description Summary:

GW's Community Counseling Services Center (CCSC) serves as a resource to the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area by providing low-cost counseling and referral services, clinical screenings, and outreach programming. It empowers clients through community outreach and client advocacy while providing opportunities for master's degree students to implement and develop expertise in counseling competencies under the close supervision of faculty and clinical supervisors.

The CCSC is seeking a passionate Clinical Program Supervisor to facilitate the provision and oversight of mental health programs and services. The CCSC has two primary missions: to provide quality counseling services to clients and to promote excellence in the training of master's and doctoral students through state-of-the-art clinical supervision. This position reports directly to the Clinical Director and must be able to regularly work evenings and weekends.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Providing direct supervision of master's Counselor Internship Students (CIS), doctoral level CIS and CCSC staff
• Creating a yearly training curriculum for CIS students and CCSC staff
• Annually updating the CCSC Policies and Procedures manual and CCSC forms
• Providing crisis management oversight and monitoring CCSC services in regard to professional and ethical service provision
• Developing, facilitating and evaluating CIS and CCSC programs
• On call availability during CCSC days of operation and during semester breaks when the CCSC is otherwise closed
• The incumbent is expected to efficiently lead a team, maintain confidential information and possess enthusiasm for the counseling field.
• Performs other work related duties as assigned. The omission of specific duties does not preclude the supervisor from assigning duties that are logically related to the position.

Minimum Qualifications:

Advanced degree in a mental health discipline (psychology, social work, or counseling), plus four (4) years of professional experience, to include two (2) years of supervisory experience. Licensed in Washington, D.C. or eligibility for Washington, D.C. clinical license within six months of hire.

Additional Required Licenses/Certifications/Posting Specific Minimum Qualifications: Preferred Qualifications:

Doctoral level degree preferred, but not required.


Campus Location: Foggy Bottom College/School/Department: Graduate School of Education & Human Development (GSEHD) Family Health Services Sub-Family Mental Health Services Stream Management Level Level 1 Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Hours Per Week: 40 Work Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:30 am - 5:30 pm Position Designation: Essential: Employees who perform functions that have been deemed essential to maintaining business or academic operations. Employees are generally expected to work from home during an event and may be asked to physically report to work. Telework: No Required Background Check: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search Special Instructions to Applicants: Internal Applicants Only? No Posting Number: S006565 Job Open Date: 08/07/2017 Job Close Date: 08/21/2017 If temporary, grant funded or limited term appointment, position funded until: Background Screening Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire. EEO Statement:

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Do you possess an advanced degree in psychology or counseling?
    (Open Ended Question)
  2. * What is your salary range expectation?
    (Open Ended Question)
  3. * Do you have 4 years of professional experience that includes 2 years of supervisory experience?
    (Open Ended Question)
  4. * Do you have a clinical license or eligible to apply for Washington, DC clinical license?
    (Open Ended Question)
  5. * Are you available to work on call and regularly work evenings and weekends?
    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

Documents needed to Apply
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents


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