Clinical Supervisor in San Bernardino, CA at The Geo Group

Date Posted: 6/12/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Compensation Base: 

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 


Equal Opportunity Employer.

Summary of Duties:    

The Clinical Supervisor will provide clinical oversight of all therapeutic activities in collaboration with the other STOP Placement Office staff. In particular, this position will provide clinical oversight of STOP Case Managers to coordinate placement assessments, placements, and delivery of case management services for Participants.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:


  1. Assist in implementation of program services and activities to ensure compliance with CDCR’s administrative and fiscal regulations in accordance with Agreement provisions
  2. Assist in development, management, and oversight of program facilities and services
  3. Assist in ensuring the efficient operations of subcontracted facilities
  4. Directly supervises all STOP Case Manager positions
  5. Assist in development of quality control procedures to ensure high quality service
  6. Assist in resolving programmatic and personnel problems
  7. Assist in conducting staff meetings with all employees to discuss personnel and program issues and assign other duties as needed
  8. Remain knowledgeable in the programmatic process and be able to define and identify program methodology, counseling modalities, program design needs, the various facets of the program and the principles and techniques of individual counseling and small and large group counseling
  9. Oversee the casework process according to CDCR requirements
  10. Track and report case management hours, leave and benefit time for payroll purposes
  11. Assist the Training Coordinator in organizing and facilitating bi-annual trainings with CDCR for Placement Office staff and CBPs
  12. Assist in monitoring and development of staff training
  13. Attend Provider Fairs and PACT meetings according to availability


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Knowledge
    • Understand a variety of models including cognitive behavioral therapy, theories of addiction and dynamics related to substance use and other criminogenic risk factors
    • Recognize the importance of family, social networks, and community systems in the treatment and recovery process
    • Know and comply with program documentation requirements, applicable ethical and professional standards of conduct


  • Skills
    • Ability to conduct initial clinical assessments and/or evaluations, which serve as the basis for diagnosis and treatment
    • Provide services appropriate to the personal and cultural identity and language of the Participant
    • Tailor helping strategies and treatment modalities to the Participant's stage of dependence, change, or recovery
    • Appropriately use strategies from accepted and culturally appropriate models with Participants with substance use and other criminogenic risk factors


  • Abilities
    • Able to establish rapport with Participants, including management of crisis situation and determination of need for additional professional assistance
    • Facilitate the Participant's engagement in the treatment and recovery process
    • Possess the case management skills necessary to implement the case plan, consult as a member of a multi-disciplinary team, and assess ongoing treatment planning efficacy
    • Able to operate a PC with basic knowledge of MS Word, Excel and Access



Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Behavioral Sciences or related field and one (1) year experience providing cognitive behavioral therapy services to an offender population, supervisory experience with case managers or substance abuse counselors is preferred; or
  • Associate’s degree and three (3) years of experience providing cognitive behavioral therapy to an offender population, supervisory experience with case managers or substance abuse counselors is preferred
  • At the time of hire, must be certified as an AOD Counselor with a certification recognized by Department of Health Care Services (DHCS)