Outpatient Services Director

Are you an experienced therapist that has a desire to lead? BRBH is now hiring for an Outpatient Services Director!

The Outpatient Services Director provides clinical supervision, management, and leadership to clinical staff providing a comprehensive array of group and individual counseling services to clients with Substance Use Disorders and Serious Mental Illness. This position provides clinical and administrative supervision to program staff, including licensed/licensed type therapists, clinicians, and recovery coaches.

Other duties include:

  • As able, provides supervision to BRBH staff seeking LPC or LCSW licensure and graduate interns to assure that services provided meet best practice standards of care. 
  • Provides supervision and oversight to trauma services and interact with outside agencies to manage, plan, and communicate regarding fulfillment of contracted services.  
  • Oversees program development as well as training and retraining staff regarding BRBH policies and procedures.
  • Responsible for managing a high volume of client program referrals, ensuring that the admission/orientation process complies with guidelines for priority clients and engages all referrals in a timely manner.   

The ideal candidate for this position is flexible, has the ability to work in a demanding and fast paced environment, takes initiative, is able to focus, and is dedicated to the work required . A successful candidate will have experience working as a therapist - managerial experience a plus, is able to foster positive working relationships with community stakeholders, and understands DMAS requirements. 

The schedule for this position is Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm but will involve being available during evening hours, as necessary.  This position has the option to work from home on a hybrid basis however must have the ability to work in the office on any day they are needed.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Education: Master's Degree in human services field or equivalent work experience.
  • Experience: Minimum one (1) year of management experience in the substance abuse and mental health field.
  • Licensure/Certifications: Licensed in the State of Virginia as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), or Licensed Psychologist and Qualified Substance Abuse Professional (QSAP) required.
  • Safe Driving Record: This position requires transporting clients or driving an agency vehicle. Candidates must have a valid Virginia driver's license with a safe driving record (no more than two moving violations in the last three years AND no criminal violations in the last five years).
  • Background Check: Candidates who are offered a position are required to undergo a background check and drug screen.

Why work at BRBH?

  • Make a difference in the community: Many individuals served by our Supportive Housing program experience a reduction in psychiatric hospitalizations, a reduction in arrests, and maintain safe and stable housing. 
  • Team atmosphere: Our small team work hard to change lives. 
  • Work/Life Balance: We have a great Paid Time Off policy - 29 days annually, which starts accruing on your first day.
  • We offer great benefits, including VRS (Virginia Retirement System)! Click here for more information: http://www.brbh.org/benefits/Want to know more? Check out our page on Glassdoor to see employee reviews and more information about BRBH: http://www.glassdoor.com/Overview/Working-at-Blue-Ridge-Behavioral-Healthcare-EI_IE464369.11,43.htm

Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare (BRBH) is one of forty Community Services Boards established under the Code of Virginia to provide comprehensive services for individuals who have mental health disorders, developmental disability, or substance use disorders.  BRBH provides multiple programs and services throughout the Roanoke Valley with over 400 employees working to provide quality care to our clients. We are proud to have served our community for over 50 years. BRBH maintains a drug-free workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. This position is located in Roanoke, VA.

Categories: Human Services/ Social Work/ Sociology/ Psychology/ Non-Profit/ Healthcare/ Social Services/ Counseling/ MSW/ BSW/ LPC/ LCSW/ Licensed Psychologist/ 

BRBH follows CMS (Centers for Medicaid & Medicare Services) guidelines, which require, if hired, proof of COVID-19 vaccination, or an approved medical or religious exemption.