Job: Clinician Associate II - CA Supervisor

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Job Description

Looking to make an impact? You’ve found the opportunity. At Lifewell, you’ll join a team passionate about providing hope, healing and health to the ones we serve. Our mission drives us, and you’ll see this in our desire to help others reach a balanced mental health lifestyle. We align our thinking on three values: person-centered, evidence-based and quality-driven. Just as much as we care for those we serve, we care for our employees. We provide career growth paths to encourage personal and professional development and flexible shifts so you can focus on what’s most important. Come alongside others to encourage self-value and hope. Come alongside us and watch lives change!

POSITION SUMMARY

Under supervision of Program Management, performs duties in support of therapeutic services and provides comprehensive direct support services which are structured to meet the needs of an adult population composed of SMI, dual-diagnosed and/or referred persons. Provides direction and support to the site Clinician Associates, to include performance management, training, scheduling/coverage and may include various site management responsibilities. Engages clients in skills training designed to enhance functioning leading to community integration and self-sufficiency in living, learning, social and work environments. May facilitate non-therapeutic groups, address events/crises and perform coordination of care tasks; performs related duties as required.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provides orientation and on-the-job training for direct reports; ensures that the duties, responsibilities, and performance standards of all direct reports are defined and understood; identifies and addresses scheduling/coverage issues, identifies training needs, initiates development of direct reports and effectively manages performance.
  • Provides direct support services to include engaging clients in Independent Living Skills (ILS) activities, health and wellness promotion, personal assistance services, transportation services and crisis management.
  • Observes, interacts, assists, advises and directly facilitates support to clients throughout the therapeutic day.
  • Observes and assists in clients’ self-administration of medications; observes and assists in client’s self-administration of blood sugar tests; administers basic first aid.
  • Performs client counts hourly during the day and conducts hourly bed checks and grounds checks nightly.
  • Prepares documentation regarding clients in accordance with regulatory requirements and company policies and procedures.
  • Oversees kitchen operations, prepares menus, teaches and assists clients in preparing, cooking and serving meals and monitors cleanup  activities.
  • Purchases, receives and stocks foodstuffs and supplies as required; monitors food refrigeration.
  • Performs office tasks such as work orders, event notifications, copying, faxing, logging mail and answering phones; receives and verifies logs, keys and cash.
  • Provides transportation to clients as directed.
  • Facilitates clients’ recreational activities.
  • May assist in coordination of care tasks under direct supervision.
  • Participates in clinical staff meetings, trainings and other activities as required. 

Skills / Requirements

EDUCATION/LICENSE/CERTIFICATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
• A High School Diploma/GED and one year of work experience.
• Some assignments require a current Arizona Driver License and a current satisfactory 39-month Motor Vehicle Record (MVR).
• Some assignments require Food Safety Certification .
• Must be 21 years of age
• Minimum typing speed of 25 wpm

Important Notes

Lifewell Behavioral Wellness is a non-profit behavioral healthcare agency providing treatment, services and support for low-income clients diagnosed with serious mental illness (SMI), general mental health issues and substance abuse disorders. Lifewell offers residential, outpatient, community living and psychosocial rehabilitation programs which are client centered and adapted to address a broad range of needs.

Lifewell programs provide safe and supportive environments that foster recovery, healthy living and personal growth for clients as they build on existing strengths, focus on addressing deficiencies, and learn new social and vocational skills.

Locations


Valley-wide Locations
Phoenix, AZ 85012
Administration Offices
202 E Earll Drive
Phoenix, AZ 85012
Lifewellness Center Beryl
2505 W. Beryl Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85021
Lifewellness Center Mitchell
40 E. Mitchell
Phoenix, AZ 85012
Lifewellness Center Power
6915 E. Main Street
Mesa, AZ 85207
Lifewellness Center University
262 E. University
Mesa, AZ 85201
Mesa
East Valley
Mesa, AZ 85210
Phoenix
Central
Phoenix, AZ 85012
Valley-wide Locations
Phoenix, AZ 85012
Administration Offices
Lifewellness Center Beryl
Lifewellness Center Mitchell
Lifewellness Center Power
Lifewellness Center University
Mesa
Phoenix

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