Director of Supportive Services, Fulton County
The Team Lead Clinician of Supportive Services will supervise the Permanent Supportive Housing Program is for Fulton County residents inclusive of primary tenant and family. The Permanent Supportive Housing Program is a cost-effective way to help people with disabilities live more stable, productive lives. Supportive housing is widely believed to work well for those who face the most complex challenges. For those individuals that are homelessness, have very low to no income, and/or serious, persistent issues that may include substance abuse, mental illness, HIV/AIDS, or other serious challenges to a successful life, permanent supportive housing is a key to success. For every 20 individuals served, a Masters level clinician and Certified Peer Specialist will assist those individuals with housing needs.
The Fulton County homeless outreach and supportive housing programidentifies individuals with mental illness or substance use disorders, engage them in treatment, and connect to other services and resources toward ending their homelessness. Case Managers will coordinate with other teams at coordinate entry points, especially those frequented by the homeless population. The team will serve up to 200 individuals residing in a shelter or in a place not fit for human habitation (abandoned building, outside, vehicle, etc.) at some location within the geography identified as Fulton County Georgia. Two team members are assigned to South and Central Fulton, with two members assigned to North Fulton.
The Team Lead of Supportive Service will be fully licensed, LCSW, LPC, LMFT (or associate licensed as a LMSW, LAMFT, LAPC) and have at least 4 years of experience in behavioral health service delivery. The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of supervisory experience.
Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information on application status by phone or e-mail. All qualified applicants will be considered; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted by the hiring agency. Applicants who are not selected will not receive notification.This position is subject to close at any time once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.
All selectedapplicantsmust pass a satisfactory background clearance and pre-employment drug test.
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