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The Center for Urban Community Services, a national leader in the development of effective housing and service initiatives for homeless people, invites applications for a Clinical Supervisor position at The Hegeman. The Hegeman is a permanent supportive housing residence located in Brownsville, Brooklyn, for 160 low income tenants, many of whom have histories of mental illness, homelessness, and substance abuse. The building has a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Safety Design) silver rating and includes a 24/7 attended lobby, a community garden, a computer room, and a fitness room.


CUCS provides comprehensive on-site social services using a recovery orientation, which include the implementation of evidence based practices such as Supported Employment, Motivational Interviewing, and Wellness Self Management.

The Clinical Supervisor is responsible for ensuring that their supervisees are helping their clients to live fuller, more satisfying lives in the community; helping their team to function well and meet their contractual obligations; and striving, as appropriate to their role, to fulfill the CUCS programs’ core purpose, core values and vision statements.  The Clinical Supervisor is a part of their program’s management team, and is therefore also responsible for helping to ensure that their program provides the best services possible for its clients, is an engaging and rewarding place for staff to work, and has a culture which promotes continuous learning and improvement.
·         LCSW

·         Strong writing and verbal communication skills

·         Post-masters direct service experience with populations served by the program preferred

·         Strong clinical assessment skills

·         Computer literacy

·         Strong interpersonal and organizational skills

·         Sound judgment, good decision making skills, and a high degree of tact and professionalism

·         Good writing and verbal communication skills

·         Ability to problem-solve, prioritize, and effectively manage time

·         Computer literacy

·         Bilingual English/Spanish preferred


**Candidates without an LCSW will be considered if:

LMSW without an LCSW may be accepted if it is determined that the applicant has made significant progress toward the LCSW.  In addition to the criteria above, such applicants must have accumulated a minimum of the following:

At least 18 months of eligible LCSW practice time.
At least 1320 of the state-required 2000 hours LCSW practice time
At least 67 of the state-required 100 hours of LCSW supervision.
***Please note that within 6 months from completion of 2000 LCSW practice hours including the 3 year


Additional Information
CUCS is an EEO Employer and Prohibits Discrimination/Harassment of Any Kind.
Licensure Hours::
You will be able to work toward your LCSW by obtaining the necessary clinical practice
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