Merakey is currently seeking Assistant Director to join our Adult Behavioral Health Division in our Philadelphia, PA location.
*Interviews, hires, trains and supports a level of staffing to meet client/staff ratio and program operations
*Develops and enhances employee competence and effectiveness by providing on-going guidance, mentoring, feedback and motivation to staff adhering to department and Merakey policies and procedures.
*Delivers annual performance evaluations, promotions, and terminations as necessary.
*Leads process involving collective bargaining unit agreement with regard to terminations, willful misconduct and higher-level violations to ensure all policies and procedures are adhered to consistently, per guidelines. Hold supervisors accountable for collective bargaining unit fact finding and grievance process for lower level violations such as attendance and performance.
*In absence of a supervisor, accountable for fact finding and grievances for lower level violations such as attendance and performance.
*Teaches, communicates and demonstrates behavior in support of Merakey Core Values.
*Develops and demonstrates collaborative work environment in support Merakey Core Values.
*Manages daily operation of program(s)
*Disseminates clear expectations to staff, ensuring they have the tools they need, monitors performance, and then following through with accountability if expectations are not met through supervision or corrective action.
*Monitors program performance in light of key indicators and compiles data as requested
*Implements policies/procedures as directed
Represents program(s) in ongoing status meetings with County, State and managed care providers
Master's Degree from an accredited and recognized organization. Li censure certification as an LPC/LCSW. Up to 6 years experience with 1 year of supervisory experience.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $37,874.00 - $68,000.00 per year
- 401(k) matching
- Dental insurance
- Disability insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Employee discount
- Flexible schedule
- Flexible spending account
- Health insurance
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
- Parental leave
- Professional development assistance
- Referral program
- Relocation assistance
- Retirement plan
- Tuition reimbursement
- Vision insurance
- 8 hour shift
- Day shift
- Monday to Friday
- Supervising Experience: 1 year (Preferred)