Clinical Director

HOPE Program continues to grow. Our clinical team of licensed therapists and registered associates are dedicated to helping our clients build healthy, lasting relationships by developing communication and life skills, processing difficult experiences and emotions, and fostering personal growth. We offer both long-term and short-term solution-focused interventions to assist our clients’ individual needs.

We see clients who are struggling with relationships, families, parenting, mental illness, personality disorders, and who have problems with the legal system. We work in forensics, we work in trauma, and we work in substance abuse. As a member of our team, our clinicians work with both voluntary and mandated clients individually, in couples and families, and in groups.

If you have leadership experience and a passion for working in the forensic mental health field, you are encouraged to consider an outstanding career opportunity with HOPE Program.

 HOPE Program provides individualized & specialized services for:

  • Adult Male & Female Offenders

  • Developmentally Delayed Offenders

  • Mentally Disordered Offenders

  • Sexually Abusive Adolescents

  • Chaperone Training Program

HOPE has recently opened several clinical offices throughout California to provide mandated services to clients who have been convicted engaging in illegal and harmful behavior, as well as significant behavioral health challenges. 

 

 Agency Locations:

South Region: San Diego and Vista

 

The program’s Clinical Director fulfills a role and is responsible for the following:

  • Providing direct care to clients – providing evidence-based treatment and reducing the risk to re-offend 

  • Observing clients’ conditions and behaviors 

  • Proactively addressing problems, concerns, and issues

  • Monitoring program implementation and treatment integrity

  • Leading, training, managing, and supervising Behavioral Support Professionals

  • Working closely with the Clinical Director and licensed clinicians

As the program’s Clinical Director and a valued employee of the HOPE Program, you can expect a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits plan. Moreover, you will join a team of nationally-recognized leaders in the Mental Health field.

Qualified applicants for this position must possess the following attributes:

  • Three years licensed or licensed-eligible as an LCSW, MFT, LPCC, or Psychologist in the state of California

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience providing sex offender-specific treatment or treatment in a forensic setting.

  • A minimum of 3 years management experience

  • Knowledge of cognitive-behavioral treatment methods, sex offender treatment methods, and mental health theories, concepts, and methods related to treatment in forensic settings. Knowledge of cognitive-behavioral treatment methods, sex offender treatment methods, and mental health theories, concepts, and methods related to treatment in forensic settings.

  • Proven track record of successfully leading complex mental services programs

  • Ability to provide administrative & operational leadership

  • Prior experience with program development and expansions

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to perform travel to and support programs throughout California

 

HOPE is undergoing significant expansion and is seeking enthusiastic, motivated, and driven clinical team members who want to become part of our leadership team. HOPE utilizes the latest research in providing services to individuals and families to reduce their risk of reoffending and promote public safety. We are certified with the California Sex Offender Management Board (CASOMB) and provide a challenging and rewarding career opportunity. HOPE’s stated mission is to provide effective, confidential treatment in a non-judgmental and supportive environment that delivers change and prevents future victimization. 

Statement of non-inclusivity

This job description is not to be construed as a complete listing of the duties and responsibilities that may be given to any employee.  The duties and responsibilities outlined in this position may be added to or changed when deemed appropriate and necessary by the person who is managerially responsible for this position.

HOPE Program is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Veterans and people who have disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply for this position.

If you’re looking for a challenging career opportunity where you can make a real difference in the lives of others while enhancing community safety – the HOPE Program is looking for you!

For consideration for an opening, please contact our recruitment team at: jobs@hopeprogram.biz and provide a Resume, Cover Letter, and Copy of the License.