Highfields, Inc.

Highfields, Inc. began in 1962 as a residential camp for troubled boys in Ingham County. Our founders truly believed that with the right opportunities and resources, people can change their lives for the better.

Since then, we have taken our organization to new levels. We are now a multi-purpose human services organization which gives about 7,000 people every year the resources they need to turn their lives around. We operate out of five offices to serve 13 counties. Our organization has three branches: residential treatment, in-home counseling programs and educational services.

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Full time
Highfields, Inc.
The MST (Multi-Systemic Therapy) Supervisor provides leadership, supervision and oversight to MST staff through the implementation of MST and assisting therapists to effectively deliver this evidence-based model to families. **This position is located out of our Howell, MI office. Essential Functions :  Provides leadership, program development, management and oversight of MST services according to the model. · Develops interventions and implementation strategies with therapists in adherence with the MST model . · Provides clinical supervision to staff. · Coordinates case information with referring agencies and clients. · Evaluates crisis and problem situations both individually and with team members and develops appropriate strategies to resolve them. · Provides leadership for assigned team members assisting them to effectively carry out the organization’s mission through providing quality services. · Provides direct services to families as needed in conjunction with approved treatment plans and strategies. Knowledge or Experience: Knowledge of treatment systems and the ability to successfully provide coordination and supervision assuring quality services. An understanding of and commitment to the MST model is essential. Must attend and participate in MST specific training and have the ability to understand, practice and implement the model with adherence. Knowledge of child welfare policies and programs, family therapy theories, treatment philosophies and strategies of home-based services. Knowledge of availability of local resources is necessary. Must have capacity for overseeing program operations related to the family’s entry into and participation in the program. Demonstrated leadership skills. Willingness to commit to the organization and support priorities. Minimum Qualifications / Experience: A Master’s degree in social work or other appropriate human services discipline. State level licensure that is commensurate with degree status. A minimum of three years clinical work experience is required. One year of supervisory experience preferred. Demonstrated experience in, or potential for, providing supervision to workers providing in-home services. Must possess valid license and have a driving record acceptable to Highfields insurance carrier. Shall be a person of good character who possesses the health, emotional stability, maturity and strength to carry out assigned duties. Must complete and stay current with agency and program specific training requirements. Travel Requirements · Extensive travel is required. · Must have/maintain a valid driver’s license and fewer than 6 points on record. · Must have reliable transportation. · Must maintain adequate insurance coverage. A high level of decision making is required in this position, 9 on a 10 points scale.
Sep 16, 2019