Description

Job Summary: The program manager acts as a clinical services liaison at the Men's Resource Center in South Salt Lake, in partnership with The Road Home's case management services team. This manager will work in partnership with the shelter's case management team to help assist individuals that want help with substance use and co-occurring disorders. The manager's salary is funded by both a grant from The Road Home and a grant from Salt Lake City that uses federal ESG funds that requires proof of a funding match. The program manager will identify appropriate SUD Treatment services, and will assist persons needing preliminary stabilization (e.g. psychiatric care, detox and/or medical stabilization) to obtain it. The manager will occasionally provide crisis therapy and assist with clinical assessment, and will advocate appropriately for the right type of care and the right level of care.
Primary Responsibilities: Core Competencies

Coordination with transportation manager regarding vehicle maintenance and mileage logs.
Oversees transportation of shelter residents for purposes that fit grant parameters.
Ethical therapeutic engagement of diverse persons (neurodiverse, racially diverse, sexual-orientation diverse, gender diverse, mobility-diverse, etc).
Management of staff.
Maintains knowledge of program rules, client rules, client rights, and relevant legal and ethical codes.
Uses the Utah Web Infrastructure for Treatment Services (UWITS) database to enter clinical notes, case-management notes, treatment plans, client information updates, billing information and other relevant client information.
Uses the Utah Homeless Information Management System (UHIMS) database to enter necessary information required for funding under the federal Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG).
Uses the American Society of Addiction Medicine's Criteria (ASAM Criteria 3) in recommending client service levels and in formulating treatment and/or preliminary stabilization plans.
At a minimum, is competent in providing substance-abuse treatment and Motivational Interviewing (MI).
Performs regular individual-therapy sessions for clients with substance-use disorders and comorbid mental health issues.
Maintains knowledge of legal entities/ community partners.
Oversees peer support responsibilities, including partner relations between FSH and partner organizations.
Maintains population specific knowledge (SUD, Criminogenic, Homeless Population and Mental Illness/SPMI).
Desired Qualifications: Education and Experience

A master's degree and an active license as a mental health professional in the state of Utah is required
Experience working in the mental health field is preferred
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.
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https://www.applicantpro.com/openings/firststephouse/jobs/1544162-364843
Compensation Type: Hourly wages
Hourly Wage Minimum: This is a salary position.
Hourly Wage Maximum: This is a salary position.
Salary Minimum: $65,000
Salary Maximum: $70,000
Closing Date: 10/31/2020
Status: Full Time
Location: South Salt Lake, UT

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Contact Name: Marissa Mendoza
Email: mmendoza@firststephouse.org