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Assistant Program Director - In Home Behavioral Services

West Springfield, Massachusetts
USD70,000 to USD75,000
Job Type
19 May 2023
Come Join Our Growing Team! Rise's IHBS program is growing and expanding, and we are seeking candidates for our Full Time/Salaried Assistant Program Director position in the Western Massachusetts area. What can you expect when you join our dedicated team of Clinicians?


Full-time (40 hours per week), exact hours will vary due to client need. Approximately 50% of weekly duties will be dedicated to billable time providing direct client services. Approximately 50% of weekly duties will be dedicated to administrative tasks and staff management.

Position Summary

The APD is a hybrid role that provides direct client services as an In-Home Behavior Therapist while providing administrative and clinical support to other IHBS staff, including assisting the Program Director with the execution of her/his duties and furthering RISE's clinical responsibilities and strategic objectives.

Must Have

Master's degree in a clinical mental health field (Social Work, Psychology, Mental Health Counseling)
Independently licensed in a mental health field (LICSW, LMHC, LMFT, licensed psychologist) for a minimum of 6 months
4+ years of behavioral and mental health experience with children and adolescents, including trauma-informed care Experience completing diagnostic assessments and creating comprehensive treatment plans
Valid driver's license
Must comply with COVID-19 vaccination requirement or receive an approved exemption


Provides weekly clinical supervision to 5 IHBS staff (1 hour per week each)
Maintain a small caseload
Completes diagnostic screening interviews as assigned by the Program Director
Receives weekly supervision from the Program Director
Participates in and helps lead all IHBS staff meetings
Reviews and signs off on documentation completed by unlicensed staff under their supervision
Serves as backup/clinical support for therapists and monitors as needed
Conducts internal file audits to ensure compliance with MBHP requirements
Ensures compliance with HIPAA and Rise policies
Assists with onboarding and training of all new IHBS staff
All other duties assigned by Program Director

Core Competencies

Self-starter in skill and career development
Ability to work collaboratively within Rise programs and with collaterals
Excellent time management and organizational skills
Ability to quickly adapt to changing situations

What do we offer for this position?

Salary range $70,000-$75,000
Outstanding Benefits Including Health, Dental, and Vision
Life Insurance
Short Term Disability
Paid Holidays
1 Week Paid Sick Time
2 Weeks Paid Vacation
Paid Training
Weekly Supervision
Close Knit Company Culture
Flexible Scheduling
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  • Job Reference: 1010174824-2
  • Date Posted: 19 May 2023
  • Recruiter: Rise Behavioral Health Services
  • Location: West Springfield, Massachusetts
  • Salary: USD70,000 to USD75,000
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent