Program Director – Senior Guidance

We are seeking a Program Director for our Senior Guidance Program in Lakewood, NJ.  This is a full time position with a generous benefits package.

The Senior Guidance Program Director provides psycho-social evaluations and counseling to consumers 60 years and over and supervision of staff.

Responsibilities include:

  • effectively treat consumers age 60 and over
  • work effectively with full spectrum of diagnosis disorders
  • experience supervising staff
  • time management skills required
  • ability to represent the program in the community and develop and expand senior services
  • demonstrate knowledge of the aging process
  • complete progress notes in a timely manner
  • complete service plan by the fifth visit or within 60 days of first visit
  • provide psycho-education that includes relevant education about the consumer’s disorder or disability, family interactions, relationships and the importance of living skills
  • comprehensive mental health assessment shall be completed by clinician

Requirements:

This position requires a Master’s Degree and LCSW and a minimum of 3 years of experience.

To apply, send resume and cover letter to: jobs@preferredbehavioral.org

EOE